05/02/2015 2:18PM

Dame Dorothy overcomes early trouble to win Humana Distaff


LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Trainer Todd Pletcher said he’s been trying to figure out all along what Dame Dorothy’s optimum distance might be. And after she defeated reigning filly and mare sprint champ Judy the Beauty in Saturday’s seven-furlong Humana Distaff at Churchill Downs, there’s probably little doubt now what that distance is.