Not For Love Filly Takes Second Stakes In July At Colonial Downs

StagedAffair1The Phil Schoenthal-trained STAGED AFFAIR, stormed past six frontrunners outside in the stretch to capture the $50,000 Bert Allen Stakes by an open length at Colonial Downs Friday, July 27th during the $250,000 Commonwealth Turf Festival of Racing.

The Virginia-bred 6-year-old daughter of NOT FOR LOVE mare won back to back stakes at Colonial this summer for the connections of D Hatman Thoroughbreds and Kingdom Bloodstock. She scored a tight nose win in the Punch Line July 4th. Staged Affair is bred by Mrs. C. Oliver Iselin III

STAGED AFFAIR is the 72nd stakes winner for NOT FOR LOVE in his illustrious career who leads Maryland sires in 2012 progeny earning with over $2,200,000.