Mesa Sunrise, making his graded stakes debut for trainer Tony Dutrow, is the morning line favorite among nine sprinters entered in the $100,000 Fall Highweight Handicap (gr. III), the Thanksgiving Day main event at Aqueduct.
Wall Street Wonder
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2006
- FL -Bred
|Owner||Stetson Land and Cattle LLP|
|Breeder||Richard E. Wilson|
|Wall Street Wonder View Five-Cross Pedigree||City Place||Storm Cat|
|Kisses and Hugs||Kissin Kris|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||M.S.T.S.||Big C Farm, agent||$145,000|
|Two-year-old||Stetson Land & Cattle||Murray Smith, agent||$325,000|
|Racing or stallion prospect||Stetson Land & Cattle||Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, agent||$18,000|
Susan Roy and Vinery Stables' Awesome Act turned in an impressive performance in his first start on dirt, accelerating past rivals at the top of the stretch en route to a 1 1/4-length victory in the $250,000 Gotham Stakes.
Custom for Carlos and Wall Street Wonder, both looking for their third straight win, will go up against three other stakes-winning older males including group III victor Elusive Warning in the March 6 Toboggan Handicap.
British-bred Battle of Hastings scorched his competition in Santa Anita's $100,000 La Puente Stakes on April 11 when he rallied for a 1 1/2-length victory over Smokey Lonesome.
Compared to Stardom Bound, the 3-year-old filly Evita Argentina found the nine males she faced in the $150,000 San Vicente Stakes (gr. II) easy pickings at stormy Santa Anita Feb. 16.