Generous Rosi earned $46,500 for the win, his fifth in 29 career starts. As a 4-year-old, he won the Marriott Hotels Gordon Richard Stakes (Eng-III), the Magnolia Stakes, and finished second in the Brigadier Gerard Stakes (Eng-III). Generous Rosi is owned by trainer Niall M. O'Callaghan and Flying Column Stable and was bred in Great Britain by Addison Racing Ltd. (Chart, Equibase)
English group III stakes winner Generous Rosi earned his first American stakes win in Saturday's $82,500 Turfway Park Fall Championship Stakes (gr. III). Under Lonnie Meche, the 6-year-old son of Generous led all the way to complete the 1 1/8 miles in 1:49.83, winning by four lengths on the fast track.Storm Day, the 8-5 favorite, finished second, two lengths clear of Jadada, who launched an unsuccessful bid after an opening half-mile run in :47.47. Tiltam, Connected, and Advanced Edition completed the order of finish.Generous Rosi returned $10, $3.40, and $2.60 and led an exacta worth $22. Storm Day paid $3.40 and $2.40. Jadada was worth $2.60 to show.