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
|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.
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.