Fort Prado lived up to his 4-5 favoritism in Saturday night's $193,000 Connally Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IIIT) at Sam Houston Race Park by winning his third consecutive stakes and second graded stakes of the year for owners Patricia, Ryan, and David Block.
- Bay Horse
- Born 2000
- KY -Bred
|Breeder||Wafare Farm & Joseph E. Haller|
|Dynareign View Five-Cross Pedigree||Dynaformer||Roberto|
|Sovereign Mistress||Sovereign Dancer|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Mr. & Mrs. William Wofford, agent for Wafare Farm||($39,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Team Block's Fort Prado is the 3-1 morning line favorite in Saturday's $200,000 Connally Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IIIT), which will be the first graded stakes race at Sam Houston Park since it opened in 1994.
Rapid Proof unleashed a powerful kick in the stretch run to nip defending champion Warleigh by a head in the $216,000 John B. Connally Breeders' Cup Turf at Sam Houston Race Park Saturday night.