Free Fighter, unplaced in two starts since upsetting the Louisville Handicap (gr. IIIT) in May, is back to defend his title in the $100,000 Stars and Stripes Turf Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Arlington Park Aug. 21.
- Dark Bay or Brown Gelding
- Born 2006
|Trainer||James A. Dodgen|
|Owner||Maynard farm and B A Man Stable (Richard Maynard and James Osbourne)|
|Blushing Bear View Five-Cross Pedigree||Rahy||Blushing Groom (FR)|
|Bonnie Bear||Gone West|
|Lure the Bear|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Jason, Tom, and Rich Nilsen of twinspires.com preview the Louisville Handicap (gr. III). Watch Video
Eight-year-old Musketier showed no signs of rust coming back from a more than six-month layoff, as he took over approaching the stretch and bounded home for a win in the Elkhorn Stakes (gr. IIT) on closing day at Keeneland.