13 Vie in Keeneland's Closing Day Fayette S.
Date Posted: 10/27/2006 7:45:08 PM
Last Updated: 10/28/2006 3:02:06 PM

(from Keeneland report)
A.P. Arrow faces a near capacity field of 12 rivals in Saturday's $150,000 Fayette (gr. III) for 3-year-olds and up at 1 1/8 miles on closing day of Keenland's fall meet.

The early favorite at 3-1, A.P. Arrow has started only twice this year, winning an allowance at Saratoga in August followed by a second to It's No Joke in the Hawthorne Gold Cup (gr. II) his last time out. Todd Pletcher trains the son of A.P. Indy.

A. P. Arrow will face a competitive field that includes Kid Grindstone, who finished third behind A. P. Arrow in the Hawthorne Gold Cup; Ball Four, Good Reward, and Alumni Hall, first, third and fourth, respectively, in the Kentucky Cup Classic (gr. II); and Robert LaPenta's Andromeda's Hero, third in the Jockey Club Gold Cup (gr. I) in his last start.

$150,000 Fayette Stakes (gr. III), 3 & Up, 1 1/8 Miles
PP. Horse (Jockey, Weight)
1. Eccentric (GB) (Eddie Castro, 121)
2. Southern Africa (Mark Guidry, 121)
3. Host (Brice Blanc, 119)
4. Ball Four (Willie Martinez, 123)
5. Good Reward (Mike Smith, 119)
6. Student Council (Corey Lanerie, 119)
7. A. P. Arrow (Rene Douglas, 119)
8. Alumni Hall (Robby Albarado, 121)
9. Kid Grindstone (Jesse Campbell, 121)
10. Andromeda's Hero (Rafael Bejarano, 119)
11. Wayzata Bay (Shaun Bridgmohan, 119)
12. Go Now (C. Borel, 119)
13. Scipion (Julien Leparoux, 119)


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