Mark Russell's popular 8-year-old gelding Russell Road, who hadn't won since May, turned the tables on heavy favorite Lucy's Bob Boy to win the West Virginia Breeders' Classic Oct. 18 for the third time in his career.
Fred High, making his third attempt in the rich West Virginia Breeders' Classic Stakes, upended previous winners Russell Road and Lucy's Bob Boy to post a mild upset at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races Oct. 19.
Russell Road will try to overcome a two-month layoff as he aims for his third victory in the West Virginia Breeders' Classic as the 2-1 morning line favorite on the night of Oct. 20 at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.
A full field of 10, including past race winners Sea Rescue, Russell Road, and Ghostly Thunder, are set for the featured $500,000 West Virginia Breeders' Classic Oct. 15 at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Autumn Affair||Timothy M. Collins||
|Down Town Allen||John A. Casey||
|Fear the Facelift||Hugh I. McMahon||
|Jax and Jill||Kevin S. Patterson||
|Oyez Oyez||James L. Lawrence, II||
|Pagan Jewel||Anthony K. Grigsby||
|Won't Be Denied||Douglas S. Adams||
More Race Results
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|Race 8 (ALW) at CT on 3/26/15|
|Race 7 (AOC) at CT on 3/26/15|
|Race 4 (MSW) at CT on 3/26/15|
|Race 7 (ALW) at CT on 3/25/15|
|Race 8 (AOC) at CT on 3/25/15|
Upcoming Stakes Entries
|Arkansas Breeders' S.||OP|
|Carolina Cup Hurdle S.||CAM|
|Crescent City Oaks||FG|
|Crescent City Derby||FG|