Blocked in the stretch, Gran Estreno exploited an unexpected opening at the rail to win the $120,000 Washington Park Handicap (gr. III) for the second year in a row at Arlington Park Sept. 4.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2006
Gran Estreno, who posted a mild upset when winning the 2009 edition of the Washington Park Handicap (gr. III), returns in search of a repeat as part of a seven-horse field in the $150,000 race Sept. 4 at Arlington Park.
|Trainer||John W. Sadler|
|Owner||Team Valor International (Barry Irwin)|
|Breeder||Dr. Masatake Iida|
|Elusive Beat View Five-Cross Pedigree||Elusive Quality||Gone West|
|Touch of Greatness|
|She's Got the Beat||Sultry Song|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Ben Glass, agent||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$200,000|
|J Boys Echo|
|Eye Luv Lulu|
|Posse in the Raw|
|Irish War Cry|