Promising WinStar runners capture two races Saturday at Gulfstream Park
Sunday, February 2, 2020
Palm Springs and Fearless, both owned by China Horse Club International and WinStar Farm, both scored victories on Feb. 2 at Gulfstream Park, hinting at the promise of future success.

Fearless started off the action in race four, a 1 1/16-mile allowance for older horses. In what was just his second lifetime start, the 4-year-old blew away the competition, winning by 8 1/2-lengths in a hand ride. Fearless made his first start on Dec. 22, breaking his maiden going six furlongs, also at Gulfstream. 

Fearless is out of the multiple Grade 1-placed mare And Why Not, also the dam of graded stakes-placed Just Whistle. 

Some 90 minutes later, Palm Springs broke his maiden in a very gallant effort, besting Mister Candy Ride by a nose after leading the entire one-mile trip. A $1 million Keeneland yearling, Palm Springs was second iin his Jan. 11 debut going six panels. 

Palm Springs is the second foal out of stakes-placed Sweet Bliss and is from the family of champion Sweet Catomine and the multiple Grade 1 winner Life Is Sweet, both of whom were Breeders' Cup winners.
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