Sent to post at odds of 29-1 in a field of 11 for the 1 1/16-mile event, Hay Dakota was third-to-last at the top of the stretch but swung wide to deliver his late kick and outran Bondurant at the finish to stop the clock in 1:43.60 over firm turf.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2013
Alex and JoAnn Lieblong's The Big Beast, who finished second in a pair of grade I sprints in 2015 at Saratoga Race Course, was named Maryland-bred Horse of the Year in the annual poll.
Tucci Stables' Riker picked up his third win in as many starts Saturday, Sept. 5 when the son of Include cruised to a front-end win over four other juveniles in the $125,000 Swynford Stakes on the Woodbine Polytrack.
Tucci Stables' Riker will try to make it three straight Saturday when he faces an expected four other 2-year-olds in the $125,000 Swynford Stakes on the Polytrack at Woodbine.
Young Central Kentucky stallion Tizway gained his first winner Aug. 16 when Tizzarunner won the first race at Woodbine by a nose.
|Trainer||Mark E. Casse|
|Owner||John C. Oxley|
|Breeder||Robert T Manfuso|
|Tizzarunner View Five-Cross Pedigree||Tizway||Tiznow|
|Piano Bar||Carson City|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Nick de Meric, agent||Chanceland Farm, agent||$95,000|
|Two-year-old||Mark Casse, agent||De Meric Sales, agent||$325,000|