BREEDERS’ CUP WINNER NEW MONEY HONEY TOPS INVITEES FOR QUEEN ELIZABETH II CHALLENGE CUP PRESENTED BY LANE’S END

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LEXINGTON, KY (OCT. 6, 2017) -- E Five Racing Thoroughbreds’ New Money Honey, winner of last fall’s Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1) and the Belmont Oaks Invitational (G1) in July, heads a roster of 11 3-year-old fillies invited by Keeneland Racing Secretary Ben Huffman to next Saturday’s 34th running of the $500,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Presented by Lane’s End (G1).     

New Money Honey is one of two fillies trained by Chad Brown invited to the race, which is contested at 1 1/8 miles on the Keeneland turf course. The other is Michael Dubb, Head of Plains Partners, Robert LaPenta and Bethlehem Stables’ Uni (GB), winner of the Sands Point (G2) in her most recent start.    

John Oxley owns two of the invitees in Del Mar Oaks (G1) winner Dream Dancing and three-time graded stakes winner La Coronel. Mark Casse trains both.    

Two of the invitees are European based: Godolphin Racing’s Wuheida (GB), a Group 1 winner last year and multiple Group 1 placed this year, and Ali Ridha’s Unforgetable Filly (GB), winner of the Group 2 German One Thousand Guineas.    

Other invitees are Slam Dunk Racing’s Beau Recall (IRE) and Madam Dancealot (IRE), Hat Creek Racing’sCon Te Partiro, Normandy Farm’s Daddys Lil Darling and Patricia Moseley’s Proctor’s Ledge. 

 
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