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The excitement is building for Saturday, June 27 at Hollywood Park, where the legendary Zenyatta will be the center of attention in the Grade I, $300,000 Vanity Handicap. Trained by John Shirreffs for Jerry and Ann Moss, Zenyatta has won ten races and $2,234,580. The undefeated champion mare will be seeking her 11th lifetime victory and sixth at Hollywood Park.
Zenyatta has been assigned high weight of 129 pounds for the Vanity. She carried 126 pounds in winning the Milady Handicap here on May 23. Only two winners have carried more weight in the 68-year history of the Vanity: Gamely with 131 pounds in 1968 and Silver Spoon with 130 pounds in 1960.
Here's the complete list of Vanity weight assignments:
Zenyatta, 129; Life Is Sweet, 122; Dawn After Dawn, 116; Briecat, 114; Modification, 114; You Lift Me Up, 114; Allicansayis Wow, 113; Forest Melody, 113, and Hot n’ Dusty, 111.