Also opposing Tour of the Cat in the Artax is the Michael Gill-owned entry of speedy Native Heir, who set the pace in the seven-furlong Richter Scale before fading at odds of 3-5, and late-running Highway Prospector. $100,000 Artax Handicap, 3 & up, 7 furlongs
PP. Horse, Wgt., Rider
1. Storm Craft (KY), 114, Jose A. Velez, Jr.
2. Swift Replica (FL), 112, Aurelio Toribio, Jr.
3. Highway Prospector (KY), 114, Cornelio H. Velasquez
4. Tour of the Cat (FL), 118, Abad Cabassa, Jr.
5. Native Heir (VA), 115, Cornelio H. Velasquez
6. No Excuse Needed (GB), 113, Edgar S. Prado
7. Better Road (KY), 112, Manoel R. Cruz
8. Burning Roma (KY), 117, Eibar Coa