Street Game, winner of the Hill Prince Stakes (gr. IIIT) earlier this summer, was installed as the 8-5 favorite for the $150,000 National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame Stakes (gr. IIT) for 3-year-olds Aug. 12 at Saratoga.
- Gray or Roan Colt
- Born 2008
|Trainer||Dale L. Romans|
|Jockey||Kent J. Desormeaux|
|Owner||Zayat Stables, LLC|
|Breeder||Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd.|
|Benergy View Five-Cross Pedigree||Tapit||Pulpit|
|Tap Your Heels|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Zayat Stables||Gainesway, agent||$130,000|
Banned, who has prospered after being switched to grass racing after just one start on the main track, heads a field of 12 in the 14th running of the $600,000 Virginia Derby (gr. IIT) Saturday, July 16.
Prohibitive favorite Banned made it back-to-back graded stakes victories on the Churchill Downs turf when he registered an easy win in the $106,215 Jefferson Cup (gr. IIIT) June 18.
Just because there are no 3-year-old dirt stakes at Gulfstream this weekend doesn't mean there are no races with Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) implications.