In what has unfolded as an exciting rivalry, TURBULENT DESCENT got the better of Zazu on Saturday in the $250,000 Santa Anita Oaks (G1) in a stakes-record performance.

Unfortunately, another meeting between the two appears unlikely in the immediate future as one will be kept to shorter distances while the other will stretch out.

A bay filly by 2010 leading freshman sire CONGRATS, TURBULENT DESCENT stalked pacesetter May Day Rose from fourth early, then scored by a neck in a thrilling finish after striking the lead in the stretch. She won for the third time from four meetings with Zazu