Gail Wood and Dr. Ruth Barbour's homebred and longshot Bangkok nabbed odds-on favorite Melmich at the wire to win the Valedictory Stakes (Can-III) Dec. 4 at Woodbine.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2011
Melmich and Aldous Snow have class edge in 14-furlong heat over Woodbine's all-weather surface
After his in-the-money efforts in both earlier jewels of the Canadian Triple Crown series for 3-year-olds, Ami's Holiday is set to make his turf debut in the $500,000 Breeders' Stakes Aug. 17 at Woodbine.
|Trainer||W. Phillip Gracey|
|Owner||Wood, Gail and Barbour, Ruth|
|Breeder||Gail Wood & Dr. Ruth Barbour|
|Bangkok View Five-Cross Pedigree||Street Hero||Street Cry (IRE)|
|Get It Straight||Black Minnaloushe|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Cara Bloodstock, agent||($9,500)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.