The top three finishers of last month's Gravesend Stakes, including the winner, Calibrachoa, will meet again in the $100,000 Toboggan Stakes (gr. III) Jan. 22 at Aqueduct.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2004
- NY -Bred
Calibrachoa reeled in entrymate Driven by Success to give trainer Todd Pletcher and owner Mike Repole a sweep of the top two spots in the $65,000 Gravesend Stakes Dec. 18 at Aqueduct Racetrack.
Claimed for $14,000 earlier this year, 6-year-old Endless Circle paid big dividends in his graded stakes debut, rallying to take the $100,000 Fall Highweight Handicap (gr. III) by two lengths on Thanksgiving Day at Aqueduct.
Mesa Sunrise, making his graded stakes debut for trainer Tony Dutrow, is the morning line favorite among nine sprinters entered in the $100,000 Fall Highweight Handicap (gr. III), the Thanksgiving Day main event at Aqueduct.
|Trainer||Rudy R. Rodriguez|
|Jockey||Cornelio H. Velasquez|
|Owner||Scuderi, Vincent S. and Riccio, James|
|Breeder||Sez Who Thoroughbreds|
|Endless Circle View Five-Cross Pedigree||Precise End||End Sweep|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||Francis J. Paolangeli||Ricky Leppala, agent||$85,000|
|Tale of Verve|