Life must be good at Tex Sutton's home office right now.
No less than 24 horses stabled at Hollywood Park and pre-entered for Breeders’ Cup are scheduled to be flown to Kentucky on Tex Sutton charter flights today and Tuesday.
The Sunday flight is scheduled to include Blind Luck (Ladies Classic), Hibaayeb and Éclair de Lune (Filly & Mare Turf), The Usual Q.T. (Mile), Kinsale King and Supreme Summit (Sprint), and A.Z. Warrior, Indian Gracey and Izshelegal (Juvenile Fillies).
In addition, Romp (Marathon), Evening Jewel and Gabby’s Golden Gal (Filly & Mare Sprint, Dakota Phone (Dirt Mile), and Quick Enough and Waveline (Turf Sprint) should be aboard..
Booked for Tuesday are Zenyatta and Lookin at Lucky (Classic), Champ Pegasus (Turf), Jaycito and J P's Gusto (Juvenile), Crown of Thorns and Tropic Storm (Dirt Mile), Awesome Gem (Marathon), and Unzip Me (Turf Sprint).
Both flights are scheduled to leave Ontario Airport at 5 a.m. Pacific time and arrive in Louisville at 11:30 a.m. Eastern.
(Edited from track notes with additional content by Dick Downey)