2 yo LEELOO trained by Cary Frommer takes Aqueduct MSW by 7 3/4

Courtesy of the TDN
5th-Aqueduct, $70,000, (S), Msw, 12-11, 2yo, f, 6f, 1:12.42, sy,
7 3/4 lengths.
LEELOO (f, 2, Practical Joke–Ribbon Cutter, by Elusive Quality)
became the second winner on the program for her freshman
sire (by Into Mischief) and 23rd overall with this romp over a
rain-affected strip. Having gained valuable experience when a
debut fifth over course and distance Nov. 21, the $150,000
Keeneland January acquisition was off at 53-10 from 10-1
morning line and jumped straight into the bridle for Kendrick
Carmouche. Trapped out a bit wide through the early exchanges
Leeloo rolled up to pressure favored firster Celine the Queen
(Union Jackson), claimed that one approaching the quarter pole
and motored away to take it by a wide margin. Ribot’s Valentine
(Point of Entry), off at debut odds of 23-1, completed an exacta
that returned 82-1. Leeloo, whose MGSW/MGISP third dam
Runway Model (Petionville) is the dam of ‘TDN Rising Star’ and
Gainesway sire McKinzie (Street Sense), has yearling and
weanling half-brothers by Union Jackson and his dam visited
that sire again this past breeding season. Sales history: $150,000
Ylg ’20 KEEJAN. Lifetime Record: 2-1-0-0, $38,800
O-Kingsport Farm; B-Sequel Stallions NY & Stonestreet
Thoroughbred Holdings LLC (NY); T-David P Duggan.