Front-running Our Nautique maintained a hefty advantage into the stretch and held on gamely in the final strides to edge the closing favorite Bold Chieftain by a neck in the $100,260 All American Stakes at Golden Gate Fields.
Our Nautique (NZ)
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2005
Our Nautique, given a heady front-running ride by Keven Krigger, led all the way at 19-1 odds to register his first North American stakes win in the $100,000 San Francisco Mile (gr. IIIT) on the turf at Golden Gate Fields.
Bold Chieftain, who won his first graded stakes in last year's San Francisco Mile, will defend his title at Golden Gate Fields April 30 on the turf after returning from retirement earlier this year.
In search of a victory, grade I winner Interpatation invades Northern California from New York for the $100,000 All American Stakes (gr. III) Nov. 26, the richest race of the autumn meet at Golden Gate Fields.
|Owner||Hollendorfer, Jerry and Tunnicliffe, Rob|
|Breeder||R M Tunnicliffe|
|Our Nautique (NZ) View Five-Cross Pedigree||Pins (AUS)||Snippets (AUS)|
|No Finer (AUS)|
|French Tide||Dauphin Fabuleux|
|Miss Tidal Wave|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Rich Hill Stud||($24,112)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
|Mind Your Biscuits|
|Highland Reel (IRE)|