MONOMOY GIRL

Timeline
2019
Jan 24

Honored as 2018 Champion Three-Year-Old Filly

Honored as 2018 Champion Three-Year-Old Filly

Monomoy Girl was honored as the 2018 champion three-year-old filly on Thursday evening during the Eclipse Award ceremony at Gulfstream Park. The chestnut daughter of Tapizar recorded a near-perfect season, posting a 6-1-0-0 mark from seven starts. She actually crossed the wire first in all seven starts, but suffered disqualification..Read More

2018
Nov 03

Wins Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1)

Wins Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1)

She had already whipped through all of her sophomore peers, systematically breaking their hearts with casual disdain. And while the record said Monomoy Girl was coming into the $2 million Longines Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1) off a “loss,” the fact remained that the daughter of Tapizar had yet to face..Read More

Sep 22

Hits Wire First At Cotillion Stakes (G1)

Hits Wire First At Cotillion Stakes (G1)

Parx Racing stewards determined jockey Mike Smith’s claim of foul against likely champion Monomoy Girl a valid one and disqualified the filly — who entered Saturday unbeaten in 2018 — from a victory in the Grade 1, $1 million Cotillion Stakes. That gave the win to Midnight Bisou, who rallied..Read More

Jul 24

Wins CCA Oaks (G1)

Wins CCA Oaks (G1)

Trainer Brad Cox’s Monomoy Girl took another step towards cementing herself as the 3-year-old fillies division leader after a dominant wire-to-wire performance in Sunday’s Grade 1, $300,000 Coaching Club American Oaks at Saratoga. Breaking sharply from post 4 under Florent Geroux as the 1-2 favorite, Monomoy Girl was able to..Read More

Jun 09

Wins Acorn (G1)

Wins Acorn (G1)

Monomoy Girl proved a cut-back to one-turn was no obstacle, dispatching her foes as the 3-5 favorite in the GI Acorn S. Saturday. Sitting a perfect stalking trip from third as Talk Veuve to Me (Violence) and Moonshine Memories (Malibu Moon) battled through a half-mile in :46.48, she moved readily..Read More

May 04

Wins Kentucky Oaks (G1)

Wins Kentucky Oaks (G1)

Monomoy Girl popped out of the gate for the $1 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) on her toes, and in a handful of strides she was in about as auspicious a spot as you could ask, given her starting spot from post 14. After angling in just behind the early..Read More

Apr 07

Wins Ashland (G1)

Wins Ashland (G1)

Monomoy Girl delivered an “all systems go” performance in the $500,000 Central Bank Ashland Stakes (G1) April 7 at Keeneland, cruising through :24-second fractions early before opening up in the turn without much urging from Florent Geroux on her way to a 5 1/2-length romp. “I’ve been doing this on..Read More

Feb 17

Wins Rachel Alexandra (G2)

Wins Rachel Alexandra (G2)

The 1 1/16-mile Rachel Alexandra did not unfold exactly as planned for Monomoy Girl, who races for Michael Dubb, Sol Kumin’s Monomoy Stables, the Elkstone Group, and Bethlehem Stables. Sent off the 4-5 favorite in a seven-horse field, the filly broke flat-footed and hit the gate under Florent Geroux, then..Read More

2017
Nov 25

Tough 2nd in Golden Rod

Tough 2nd in Golden Rod

Road to Victory was latched on tightly to odds-on favorite Monomoy Girl most of the way in Saturday’s $200,000 Golden Rod (G2) at Churchill Downs, and the pair of juvenile fillies ultimately turned the 1 1/16-mile Kentucky Oaks (G1) prep into a two-horse race. Appearing to rebuff a challenge from..Read More

Oct 17

Wins Rags to Riches

Wins Rags to Riches

Monomoy Girl showed she’s a filly to watch Sunday on a Churchill Downs “Stars of Tomorrow” card designed to do just that. The 2-year-old filly campaigned by Michael Dubb and Monomoy Stables raced to a front-running win in the $80,000 Rags to Riches Stakes. Chased through a swift opening four..Read More