Hard-knocking Delaunay secured his second graded victory May 31 in the $112,900 Aristides Stakes (gr. III), driving clear by 3 1/2 lengths under Rosie Napravnik at Churchill Downs.
- Chestnut Colt
- Born 2009
|Jockey||Julien R. Leparoux|
|Owner||Gainesway Stable (Antony Beck)|
|Breeder||Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd. & Joe Cornacchia, Inc.|
|Villandry View Five-Cross Pedigree||Mr. Greeley||Gone West|
|Al Beedaa||Swain (IRE)|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Cape Thorobreds||Gainesway, agent||$50,000|
A patient ride from jockey Juan Vargas and a grinding late run brought Potomac River to the winner's circle at the end of the 1 1/8-mile turf event Nov. 23 at Churchill Downs, trainer Sergio Baez's first graded stakes score.
Cathy and Bob Zollars' Daddy Nose Best will attempt to notch his fourth consecutive victory when facing a full field of 13 other rivals in the Nov. 23 River City Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Churchill Downs.
- By Tom LaMarra
Tom LaMarra and Claire Novak handicap the Fayette Stakes at Keeneland this weekend. watch video
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