Victory Thoroughbreds' Cherokee Country came roaring down the center of the racetrack and collared Hatfield in deep stretch to win the $110,000 Fall Highweight Handicap (gr. III) Nov. 26 at Aqueduct.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2006
- KY -Bred
|Hatfield View Five-Cross Pedigree||Proud Citizen||Gone West|
|Drums Of Freedom|
|Key Flight||Bates Motel|
|Key to Flight|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||M.S.T.S.||Equus Farm, agent||$70,000|
|Two-year-old||Murray Smith, agent||($70,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Aqueduct's Fall Highweight Handicap, which will take place this year on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26, will be a true test of speed and strength as both experienced stakes winners and several less-seasoned runners prepare to carry some extra pounds.
Slew o' Gold, a multiple champion by Seattle Slew, was euthanized Oct. 14 at Robert N. Clay's Three Chimneys Farm near Midway, Ky.
Graded stakes winner Istintaj was represented by his first winner when his son, The Last Suspiro, won July 28 at Woodbine.