Grade III winner Exfactor, a son of Exchange Rate, records his first workout at Fair Grounds Race Course and Slots since a disappointing 11th-place finish in the Jan. 21 Lecomte Stakes.
- Gray or Roan Colt
- Born 2009
|Trainer||Bernard S. Flint|
|Jockey||Terry J. Thompson|
|Owner||Stoneway Farm LLC|
|Breeder||Bo Hirsch, L.L.C.|
|Exfactor View Five-Cross Pedigree||Exchange Rate||Danzig|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Stoneway Farm||Hopewell Farm, agent||$27,000|
The $175,000 Lecomte Stakes (gr. III), Fair Grounds' first graded 3-year-old race leading up to the Louisiana Derby (gr. II), drew a field of 13, a handful of them thought to be early Triple Crown prospects.
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Exfactor circled the field on the turn, took over at the top of the stretch, and ran away to a 2 3/4-length victory in the $111,500 Bashford Manor (gr. III), the first graded race for 2-year-olds males this season July 2.