Solitaire, the 5-2 morning line favorite for the $500,000 Breeders' Stakes at Woodbine Aug. 3, tries to become the first maiden winner of the 118-year-old event since Fair Montague in 1915.
East End Tap
- Bay Colt
- Born 2005
- ON -Bred
|Trainer||Gary C. Contessa|
|Jockey||A. R. Napravnik|
|Breeder||James T. Sabiston|
|East End Tap View Five-Cross Pedigree||Pleasant Tap||Pleasant Colony|
|East End Lady||On to Glory|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Highclere Sales, agent||($11,000)|
|Yearling||Kenny Lejeune, agent for Ed Lipton||Highclere Sales, agent||$42,000|
|Two-year-old||Kenneth Lejeune, agent||($65,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Harlem Rocker seized the lead at the top of the stretch and outfought the surprising East End Tap to win the $500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes, the second leg of Canada's Triple Crown series, for owner Frank Stronach and trainer Todd Pletcher.