Gary and Mary West's Poker Player unleashed a huge move in mid-stretch to collar the leaders for an impressive victory in the off-the-turf Bourbon Stakes at a water-sogged Keeneland Race Course Oct. 6.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2011
|Jockey||Terry J. Thompson|
|Owner||Brian Hall, River Ridge Ranch and Leroy Gessman|
|Breeder||Okoboji Racing Stable|
|Boji Moon View Five-Cross Pedigree||Cactus Ridge||Hennessy|
|Double Park (FR)|
|Philadelphia Moon||Malibu Moon|
With Anticipation Stakes (gr. IIT) winner Bashart tops a field of 12 juveniles entered for the $150,000 Bourbon Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Keeneland Oct. 6.
Favored Temeraine, given a rail-skimming trip by Hall of Fame rider Gary Stevens, slipped through for a neck victory in the $399,000 Kentucky Turf Cup (gr. IIIT) on a stakes-filled afternoon at Kentucky Downs Sept. 14.
|Will Take Charge|
|Mucho Macho Man|
|Game On Dude|