Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin looks to have a strong hand in the Jamaica Handicap (gr. IT) at Belmont Park Oct. 9, as he sends out a pair of graded stakes winners to head a field of 11 3-year-olds.
Fantastico Roberto (IRE)
- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2007
|Trainer||Todd A. Pletcher|
|Jockey||John R. Velazquez|
|Owner||Team Valor International|
|Fantastico Roberto (IRE) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Refuse To Bend (IRE)||Sadler's Wells|
|Fantastic Account (GB)||Fantastic Light|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Quarry Hall Stud||Rathasker Stud||$30,585|
|Yearling||Bozzi Bloodstock Service Italia||Taroka Stud||$11,818|
Lethal Combination rallied from last in upper stretch to register his first graded stakes win by a half-length over Turf Melody in the $100,000 Saranac (gr. IIIT) on Sarataga's Mellon Turf Course Sept. 5.
Bridgetown surged past favored Stormy Lord in the stretch and held sway to win the $286,891 Summer Stakes (Can-IIIT) on the Woodbine lawn Sept. 19, locking up a berth in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf with the victory.