Benny the Bull will look to tackle 10 rivals Jan. 26 in the Sunshine Millions Sprint at Gulfstream Park.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2002
- FL -Bred
|Trainer||Richard E. Dutrow, Jr.|
|Owner||Four Roses Thoroughbreds|
|Breeder||Haras de la Pomme|
|Mr. Umphrey View Five-Cross Pedigree||Jules||Forty Niner|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Ann K. Carter||Hodgewell, agent||$3,500|
|Yearling||Layna Kight||Kelli Mitchell, agent||$42,000|
|Two-year-old||Buckram Oak Farm||Hoby and Layna Kight, agent||$130,000|
After futilely chasing Lawyer Ron in his past two starts at Saratoga, Diamond Stripes lands in a softer spot when he takes on six rivals as the expected favorite in the $500,000 Meadowlands Cup (gr. II) on the night of Oct. 5 in New Jersey.
Jimmy Jerkens and his Hall of Fame trainer father Allen pulled off a 1-2 upset in Monday's Metropolitan Handicap (gr. I) at Belmont Park.
Leading trainer Todd Petcher, still in search of his first victory in the Metropolitan Handicap (gr. I), sends out a pair of talented colts in Lawyer Ron and Half Ours for Monday's $600,000 Memorial Day event at Belmont Park.
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