Favored Abraaj, under a vigorous ride from Alan Garcia, earned his first stakes victory when he rallied from far off the pace to win the $250,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap (gr. II) at Saratoga July 26.
- Dark Bay or Brown Gelding
- Born 2004
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Michael E. Hushion|
|Jockey||Ramon A. Dominguez|
|Owner||Schwartz, Barry, K.|
|Breeder||Win More Farm|
|Sammarco View Five-Cross Pedigree||Johannesburg||Hennessy|
|Lady Ballado||Saint Ballado|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Foxtale Farm||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent for Win More Farm||$160,000|
|Yearling||Buzz Chace, agent for Barry Schwartz||Paramount Sales, agent||$240,000|
Although slowed by a fever that knocked him out of the Metropolitan Handicap (gr. I), undefeated Bustin Stones should be ready for a top effort in the $250,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap (gr. II) at Saratoga July 26, trainer Bruce Levine says.