Wheeled back in 11 days after breaking his maiden, Bashart led all the way to capture the $200,000 With Anticipation Stakes (gr. IIIT) with style Aug. 29 on the turf at Saratoga Race Course.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2011
|Trainer||David A. Cannizzo|
|Owner||Z R J Stables|
|Breeder||Catherine Parke & Susan Knoll|
|River Dancer View Five-Cross Pedigree||Pioneerof the Nile||Empire Maker|
|Star of Goshen|
|Clever Actress||Theatrical (IRE)|
|Lady Clever Trick|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Our Stable||Valkyre Stud, agent for Catherine Parke & Susan Knoll||$27,000|
|Two-year-old||David Cannizzo, agent||Secure Investments, agent||$50,000|
The With Anticipation Stakes (gr. II) Aug. 29 at Saratoga Race Course promises to reunite Tiger Bourbon, General Jack, and Bashart, the top three finishers from a July 12 maiden race on the Belmont Park turf.
Zabeel Racing International's Stream of Gold won for the first time in nearly three years, and recorded his first win on American soil March 16, as the 7-year-old gelding scored by a neck over True Cause in the $150,000 Mac Diarmida Handicap (gr. IIT) on the Gulfstream Park turf.
River Dancer, a 58-1 shot from Hong Kong, won the $1.79 million Queen Elizabeth II Cup (HK-I) on Sunday by three-quarters of a length in front of 40,000 stunned spectators at Sha Tin Racecourse.
French-bred Precision, using a powerful move down the center of the track, ran down star mare Elegant Fashion to register an upset in Sunday's $1,025,811 Hong Kong Champion & Chafer Cup (HK-I) at Sha tin Race Course.