Keyword: Rob's Spirit

  • Ciro, ridden by Jose Santos, captures the Lawrence Realization Handicap at Belmont Park Sunday.

    Ciro Best in Lawrence Realization

    Jayeff B Stables' homebred 3-year-old Ciro remained unbeaten in North America, winning the $150,000 Lawrence Realization Handicap (gr. IIIT) by 2 1/2 lengths over Whata Brainstorm Sunday at Belmont Park.

  • Rob's Spirit captures the Saranac Stakes at Saratoga Sunday. Whata Brainstorm, left, was second with jockey Craig Perret aboard.

    Rob's Spirit Holds On for Saranac Victory

    Michael Paulson and Edward White's Rob's Spirit held off the late charge of Whata Brainstorm to narrowly win the $113,800 Saranac Handicap (gr. IIIT) Sunday at Saratoga. The top two finishers continue the legacies of two of the sport's premier breeders. Rob's Spirit was bred by the late Allen Paulson; Whata Brainstorm by the late Fred Hooper.