Making his first start in more than a year, Chinese Dragon rallied along the inside for jockey Mike Smith to nose the outsider Vega's Lord while capturing the $300,000 San Francisco Mile (gr. IIT) on the Golden Gate Fields turf course Saturday.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2002
Becrux, who won the $1 million Woodbine Mile (Can-I) in Toronto last year, is a slight favorite on the morning line to capture the 58th running of the $300,000 San Francisco Mile (gr. IIT) at Golden Gate Fields Saturday.
|Trainer||Ramon G. Gonzalez|
|Jockey||Alberto R. Higuera|
|Owner||Blue Sky Training Center|
|Breeder||Nicole Zitani, E. Alfred Zitani & Ramon Rangel|
|The Fourteenth View Five-Cross Pedigree||Louis Quatorze||Sovereign Dancer|
|On to Royalty|
|Wreath of Truth||Is It True|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Fred Seitz, agent||($22,000)|
|Yearling||Bob Feld, agent for Class Racing||Highclere Sales, agent||$21,000|
|Two-year-old||Jose L. Arredondo||Maltese Thoroughbreds, agent||$3,500|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.