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May Day Rose ready for Santa Ysabel

Updated: January 7, 2011, 5:16 PM ET
By Brad Free | Daily Racing Form

ARCADIA, Calif. -- A strategic miscalculation that contributed to the defeat of May Day Rose one month ago in the Grade 1 Hollywood Starlet will not be repeated Sunday in the Grade 3 Santa Ysabel Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Santa Anita.

The 1 1/16-mile race drew five entrants; Zazu is expected to scratch. Win or lose, trainer Bob Baffert said May Day Rose this time will assert her speed. In the Starlet, May Day Rose pulled while rated in second position, made the lead into the lane, ...

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