Chilean Grade One Winner for Thunder Gulch

A regular shuttler to South America, Kentucky Derby winner Thunder Gulch posted a new Grade I winner whenPetite Lorraine (2f Thunder Gulch x Petite Diplomat, by Edgy Diplomat) captured the Clasico Arturo Lyon Pena at Club Hipico de Santiago in Chile.

Trained by Patricio Baez, Petite Lorraine won on debut and was having her second start in this tougher assignment, drawing clear to win the 1600 metre feature by a length and a quarter.

Petite Lorraine is the first stakes-winner for her dam Petite Diplomat, a half-sister by Edgy Diplomat to Grade II winner Sarrazo.

She is the 78th stakes-winner worldwide for accomplished shuttle sire Thunder Gulch.

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