The eagerly anticipated 3-year-old debut of 2008 champion juvenile male Midshipman will occur Friday, Sept. 18, in the third race at Belmont Park, a 6 1/2-furlong conditioned allowance that represents his first start over a conventional dirt track.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2006
|Jockey||Michael J. Luzzi|
|Just Ben View Five-Cross Pedigree||Speightstown||Gone West|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Zayat Stables||Brookdale Sales, agent for Audley Farm||$230,000|
Kensei, ridden by Edgar Prado and trained by Steve Asmussen, made a powerful move on the far turn en route to an impressive 3 1/4-length victory in the 92nd running of the grade II, $200,000 Dwyer at Belmont Park on the July 4 holiday card.
A. Stevens Miles Jr.'s Warrior's Reward, who lost a tough duel with Successful Dan three weeks ago in the Northern Dancer (gr. III), will look to break through for his first graded stakes score in the $200,000 Dwyer (gr. III) July 4 at Belmont Park.