The filly Mía Faustina, a descendant of Jupiter Pluvius in the Creole Gran Esmeralda, by Slew Prince, who remains undefeated in two presentations, will jump as the favorite of the José Sahagún Hernández Cup announced as the sixth on Sunday at a distance of 1.200 meters and prize of 15.300.000 bolivars.
The pupil of the Inrruca stud, to be led by Iván Pimentel and presented by Gabriel Márquez, conquered the Veterinary Day Cup in his last presentation and maintains the conditions to overcome the enemies that will come his way.
"She is a mare that is on the rise and must cross the finish line in the first place again," they said in the stable of the groom Márquez.
Mía Faustina will jump for position five and will have as the main opponent the chestnut Devozione, a daughter of Documentary in Diamond Dazzle, by Indian Charlie, from the haras The Invasion, who adds two wins in four presentations and in her most recent escorted Querida Mía , in a test in which he suffered some setbacks in the initial meters.
The one led by Jaime “Pocho” Lugo will be presented by Elio Ekmeiro, the coach who is very optimistic with his pupil for this race.
Maroon, who comes from two consecutive victories, is the unknown of the race with Ismeiro Villalobos driving and training líder of the Reynaldo Yánez statistic.
La tordilla del haras Urama, is a daughter of the remembered champion Taconeo in Marquisite, by Tapit, who runs for the Quaterback stud.
The Stewardess and Secret complete the list of those registered in the test that will be held in tribute to the remembered owner and breeder, the main factor of the remembered stud Los Samanes, silks that were defended by specimens such as McKenna's' Gold, Velvet Cap, Ndabibi, Vaticinio and Example , among many other selective winners, who had the training of Domingo Noguera Mora and Ángel Francisco Parra as their official rider.
It will be an interesting fair in which all of the registered come on the rise and will fight for victory.