Headlines for Saturday, December 2, 2000

  • Chris's Thunder Rolls in Leggio Memorial Handicap

    Chris's Thunder closed though the stretch to win the $60,000 Dr. A.B. Leggio Memorial Handicap in a blanket finish Saturday at Fair Grounds. Hallowed Dreams, who won her first 16 career races before suffering her first loss this summer, was scratched.

  • Boston Party, with jockey Norberto Arroyo Jr. riding, overtakes Talk's Cheap to win the Queens County Handicap at Aqueduct Saturday.

    Aqueduct Report: Boston Party Wins Stakes Debut

    Lenny Imperio employed his own brand of perseverance with Ann S. Fostock's Boston Party by saddling the 4-year-old 10 times, sans one added money appearance. Selecting the $83,900 Queens County for the Colonial Affair colt's stakes debut after a pair of swift one-turn allowance preps meant testing a field laden with considerable stakes experience.