Casino Drive, a son of Mineshaft , out of the Deputy Minister mare Better Than Honour, will attempt to become his dam’s third straight Belmont Stakes winner. Better Than Honour’s offspring, Jazil and Rags to Riches, captured the
Casino Drive has started only once in his career, scoring an 11 ½-length maiden victory at
Although Spark Candle has not raced since December and four of his five starts have been on turf, finishing 12th in only dirt start, he is by A.P. Indy, out of Hall of Famer Serena’s Song. His only victory came in
Both horses are owned by Hidetoshi Yamamoto and trained by Kazuo Fujisawa.