Others expected for the 1 1/4-mile race with a purse of $1-million include Cat Thief, K One King, Out of Mind, Big Ten, and Chester House.
David worked five furlongs at Hollywood Park Sunday preparing for an expected start in the Sempra Energy Hollywood Gold Cup (gr. I). The New York-bred completed the distance in :59 4/5, handily, over a fast track.Golden Eagle Farm's General Challenge worked seven furlongs in 1:23 4/5, handily, Saturday morning at Santa Anita. The work was the fastest of four at the distance Saturday. Fellow Gold Cup probable Early Pioneer put in a five-furlong drill at Hollywood Park Saturday. The 5-year-old son of Rahy covered the distance in 1:00 3/5, handily, over a fast track.