Grand Contender notched a third consecutive victory in fine style May 26, leading all the way to win the Lone Star Park Handicap (gr. III) at Lone Star Park.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2009
|Trainer||W. Bret Calhoun|
|Owner||Sanders, Wayne and Hirsch, Larry|
|Breeder||Double Eagle Ranch|
|Donoharm View Five-Cross Pedigree||Lemon Drop Kid||Kingmambo|
|Tasso Run||Cherokee Run|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Wayne Sanders & Larry Hirsch||Select Sales, agent||$57,000|
Maggi Moss' Grand Contender will try to nail down a third straight stakes victory when he faces an expected five rivals in the $200,000 Lone Star Park Handicap (gr. III) May 26.
Donoharm, winner of the Fifth Season Stakes and Essex Handicap this winter at Oaklawn Park, headlines Lone Star Park's Texas Mile (gr. III) April 27.
Alternation drew the far outside post in a field of 10 for his attempt at a repeat victory in the $150,000 Razorback Handicap (gr. III) March 9 at Oaklawn Park.
Two-time leading rider Cliff Berry got the 2013 Oaklawn Park season off to a good start Jan. 11 by guiding Donoharm to the horse's fourth consecutive victory in the $75,000 Fifth Season Stakes before 19,633 on opening day.