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Informed Decision

Informed Decision
Sire Monarchos
Dam Palangana
Grandsire Maria's Mon
Damsire His Majesty
Gender Mare
Foaled 2005
Country United States
Color Gray
Breeder Charles Kidder, Ben Kidder, Nancy Cole
Owner Augustin Stable
Trainer Jonathan E. Sheppard
Record 14: 11-0-2
Earnings US$1,771,617
Summary
Informed Decision is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Palangana by Monarchos. She was born around 2005 in the United States, and was bred by Charles Kidder, Ben Kidder, Nancy Cole.
Major wins

Missile Belle Stakes (2008)
Raven Run Stakes (2008)
Chicago Breeders' Cup Handicap (2009)
Vinery Madison Stakes (2009)
Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes (2009)
Humana Distaff Handicap (2009)

Breeders' Cup wins:
Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (2009)
Awards
American Champion Female Sprint Horse (2009)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on January 19, 2010

Informed Decision (foaled February 5, 2005 in Kentucky) is an American Thoroughbred Champion racehorse. She was sired by Kentucky Derby winner Monarchos out of the His Majesty mare, Palangana. She is trained by Jonathan E. Sheppard and owned by George W. Strawbridge, Jr.'s Augustin Stable.

Informed Decision is the first Grade I winner for her sire Monarchos. She has to date won the Grades 1 Humana Distaff Handicap, Vinery Madison Stakes and the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint. For her performancers in 2009, Informed decision was voted the Eclipse Award as the American Champion Female Sprint Horse.

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