Organizers of the Claiming Crown hope its 2007 edition at Ellis Park Aug. 4 goes a long way toward strengthening the foundation of the event that was inaugurated in 1999.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 1999
- KY -Bred
Country music star and Thoroughbred horse owner and breeder Toby Keith gets the same thrill onstage and in the winner's circle.
Ten-year-old Men's Exclusive overtook heavy betting favorite Hombre Rapido entering the stretch and held off Golden Hare for a half-length victory Wednesday in the $79,040 classified allowance feature at Santa Anita Park.
|Trainer||Steven M. Asmussen|
|Golden Hare View Five-Cross Pedigree||Gilded Time||Timeless Moment|
|Bugs Rabbit||Storm Cat|
|Gosh Dawn It|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Keith Thoroughbred Venture||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$145,000|
|Two-year-old||Tony Bowling and Bobby Dodd, agent for Keith Thoroughbred Venture||($100,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.