Royal Vista Stallion Round-Up Weekend of August 2-4
Don Shugart
Dominyun is the sire of multiple stakes winner and Bank of America Emerald Downs Championship Challenge Tickle Ur Fancy.


WAYNE, OK—AUGUST 5, 2019—Tickle Ur Fancy, a 6-year-old daughter of multiple stakes sire DOMINYUN qualified for the $35,000-added Bank of America Emerald Downs Championship Challenge on Sunday.

Hayden Brothers Ranch own the multiple stakes winning mare out of Sizzling Lola by First Down Dash. Bobby D. Cox bred Tickle Ur Fancy in Oklahoma. Hector Magallanes trains with Jake Samuels getting the riding call.

Bank of America Emerald Downs Championship Challenge final will be held Sunday, August 25th and the winner will earn a berth to the $300,000-est. Bank of America Championship Challenge(G1) October 26th at The Downs at Albuquerque.

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Tobi James, a 2-year-old daughter of multiple stakes sire IVORY JAMES, qualified for the $25,000-added John Deere California Juvenile Challenge on Saturday.

An Idaho homebred racing for owner-breeder Dan Moon, Tobi James is conditioned by trainer Monty Arrossa. Joseph Belloc, Jr. rode the filly out of Fire For Toby by Walk Thru Fire.

The John Deere California Juvenile Challenge final will be contested Saturday, August 17 at Los Alamitos Race Course. The winner will also earn a starting spot in the $125,000-est. John Deere Juvenile Championship Challenge (G2) to be contested October 26th at The Downs at Albuquerque.

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Takoradi, a 6-year-old son of multiple stakes sire IVORY JAMES, finished second in the $10,000 Mingus Mountain Stakes (not black type) on Saturday at Arizona Downs in Prescott. 

Abram Belloc owns the horse out of Ruidoso Futurity(G1) winner and multiple stakes producer All About Ease by First Down Dash. Uriel Belloc trains with Kevin Carbajal riding. Multiple stakes-placed Takoradi has compiled a (20) 4-3-0 record and earned $24,552.

The Texas-bred entered the race off a second-place effort in the Wayne Brasher Memorial Stakes on June 8 at Arizona Downs.