Grade II winner Get Funky, shopping for his first victory in nearly seven months for trainer John Sadler, outfought the upstart Relato Del Gato through the lane before prevailing by a neck in Oak Tree's $110,000 Morvich Handicap (gr. IIIT) on Santa Anita's hillside turf course Oct. 27.
Relato Del Gato
- Dark Bay or Brown Horse
- Born 2001
- KY -Bred
|Jockey||Aaron T. Gryder|
|Owner||Robert D. Bone|
|Breeder||Cypress Farms 1991|
|Relato Del Gato View Five-Cross Pedigree||Tale of the Cat||Storm Cat|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||($145,000)|
|Yearling||Centennial Farms||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$190,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Unbeaten in three starts in 2007, all in stakes for trainer Bobby Frankel, Night Chapter moves back into graded competition in Oak Tree's $100,000-added Morvich Handicap (gr. IIIT) on the hillside grass course at Santa Anita Oct. 27.
Robert Bone's 11-1 shot Relato Del Gato set a sizzling pace under regular jockey Glen Corbett but kept to his task in the stretch to register a 2 3/4-length upset win over 9-10 choice Sailors Sunset in the $100,000 Phoenix Gold Cup at Turf Paradise Saturday.
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