Stud Sampaio's Berlino Di Tiger rebounded from an off-the-board finish at Keeneland to win the $138,250 Churchill Downs Turf Sprint (gr. III) by a nose over Chamberlain Bridge May 4.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2009
|Trainer||J. Larry Jones|
|Owner||Gray, Fletcher and Carolyn|
|Breeder||Fletcher Gray & Carolyn Gray|
|Icon Ike View Five-Cross Pedigree||Yes It's True||Is It True|
|Robbie's Gal||Straight Man|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||William B. Harrigan, agent||($65,000)|
|Two-year-old||Eddie Woods, agent||($39,500)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Fletcher and Carolyn Gray's Icon Ike, two-for-two this year with stakes wins in turf sprints, will face seven foes in the $125,000 Churchill Downs Turf Sprint (gr. IIIT) at Churchill Downs May 4.
Team Valor International's State of Play, winner of the With Anticipation (gr. IIT) last September at Saratoga, heads the $100,000 Transylvania Stakes (gr. IIIT) on opening day at Keeneland April 6.