Jason, Suzanne, and Tim Holland of twinspires.com preview the Gotham Stakes (gr. III) and the Palm Beach Stakes (gr. III). Watch Video
Three Day Rush
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2007
|Breeder||Brereton C. Jones|
|Three Day Rush View Five-Cross Pedigree||Harlan's Holiday||Harlan|
|Christmas in Aiken|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Indian Creek, agent||Brereton C. Jones, agent||$57,000|
|Yearling||Vision Sales 2008||Indian Creek, agent||$270,000|
|Two-year-old||Stephens Thoroughbreds, agent for Vision Sales||($240,000)|
|Two-year-old||Stephens Thoroughbreds, agent for Vision Sales||($50,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
English shipper Awesome Act, a fast-closing fourth in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf (gr. II), may be the wild card in a diverse field of 10 3-year-olds in the $250,000 Gotham Stakes (gr. III) March 6 at Aqueduct.
Odds-on favorite Eightyfiveinafifty blew the first turn and was pulled up by jockey Jorge Chavez, leaving the door open for Peppi Knows to win the $100,000 Whirlaway Stakes Feb. 6 at Aqueduct.
There is no disputing the fact that Eightyfiveinafifty is fast, but the colt will get a chance to show how far he can carry his speed when he faces five 3-year-olds in the $100,000 Whirlaway Stakes Feb. 6 at Aqueduct.
Here are several items trainers should include on their list of things to do.