Favored Jeranimo rebounded from his seventh-place finish in the TVG Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT) three weeks ago with a decisive 2 3/4-length victory in the $250,000 Citation Handicap (gr. IIT) on the Hollywood Park turf.
John Johny Jak
- Bay Colt
- Born 2007
|Owner||Kretz Racing LLC|
|John Johny Jak View Five-Cross Pedigree||Wildcat Heir||Forest Wildcat|
|Pure Adrenalin||Saint Ballado|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Two Sharp Hats, agent||($4,700)|
|Two-year-old||Off the Hook, agent||Two Sharp Hats, agent||$37,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Second in his return to racing following a 20-month layoff, grade I winner Bob Black Jack will make his turf debut for trainer James Kasparoff in the $250,000 Citation Handicap (gr. IIT) at Hollywood Park Nov. 26.
Always close to the leaders, Jeranimo got the jump on Mr. Commons and proved to be too much for the 4-5 favorite to handle, winning the $150,000 Oak Tree Mile (gr. IIT) in brisk fashion at Santa Anita Oct. 8.
- By Tracy Gantz
Rustin and Juliana Kretz jumped into horse ownership after trip to last year's Kentucky Derby. read blog