He's the gift that keeps on giving and the equine version of the Energizer Bunny. Making the 52nd start of his career Aug. 19, Awesome Gem steps forward to defend his title at Emerald Downs.
St Liams Halo
- Bay Colt
- Born 2007
Defending champion Noosa Beach and leading challenger Awesome Gem drew the far outside posts in a field of 12 entered for Washington's $200,000 Longacres Mile (gr. III). The signature race at Emerald Downs is Aug. 21.
|Trainer||Gary C. Contessa|
|Jockey||Irad Ortiz, Jr.|
|Owner||Wounded Warrior Stables|
|Breeder||Pennston Farms Inc.|
|St Liams Halo View Five-Cross Pedigree||Saint Liam||Saint Ballado|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||Sand & Cee Stable||Niall Brennan Stables, agent||$50,000|