After settling in mid-pack early in the Canadian Derby Stakes (Can-III) Aug. 16, Edison took charge at the quarter pole and romped to an eye-widening triumph at Edmonton's Northlands Park.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2011
|Jockey||Rico W. Walcott|
|Owner||El Kardy, Fouad, Butz, Bob and Running Rabbit, Rick|
|Breeder||Destiny Oaks of Ocala|
|Edison View Five-Cross Pedigree||Bernardini||A.P. Indy|
|Heart of Grace||Exploit|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||Demi O'Byrne||Wavertree Stables, agent||$950,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
A field of 10 males and one filly all hope to go somewhere they've never been before, and that is 1 3/8 miles in a test of stamina in the grade III heat in Canada.
Edison, 3-year-old son of Bernardini who cost $950,000 last March, graduated in a front-running style on the Gulfstream Park turf in his second maiden special weight start Jan. 26.
|V. E. Day|