Ashleyluvssugar rallies to win Whittingham at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Ashleyluvssugar rallied to win the $200,000 Charles Whittingham Stakes for 3-year-olds by a half-length Sunday at Santa Anita.

Ridden by Hall of Famer Gary Stevens, Ashleyluvssugar ran 1 1/2 miles on turf in 2:30.10 and paid $3, $2.20 and $2.10 as the 1-2 favorite.

Brazil-bred Ganesh returned $3.20 and $2.60, while Going Somewhere was another half-length back in third and paid $3 to show in his U.S. debut.

The victory, worth $120,000, increased Ashleyluvssugar's career earnings to $455,504, with six wins in 11 starts.

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