Catch a Glimpse wins Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) Catch a Glimpse won the $1 million Juvenile Fillies Turf, giving Canadian trainer Mark Casse his first Breeders’ Cup victory.
It was a hard-fought win for the 2-year-old on Friday at Keeneland.
Catch a Glimpse pressed the pace set by Ruby Notion and held off a late run from 5-2 favorite Alice Springs by three quarters of a length.
Florent Geroux was aboard, improving his Breeders’ Cup record to 2 for 2. It was the third straight win for Catch a Glimpse, her first victory outside Canada. She paid $14.80, $7 and $5.80.
Alice Springs returned $5.80 and $4, while Nemoralia paid $9.20 to show.
The time was 1:39.08 for the mile over the yielding course.