Fabulous Strike, carrying high weight of 136 pounds, led from start to finish for a 1 1/2-length triumph in the $111,200 Fall Highweight Handicap, the Thanksgiving Day feature at Aqueduct.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2004
Idiot Proof will try to rebound from a poor Breeders Cup performance in the Fall Highweight Handicap Nov. 27 at Aqueduct.
Stud Muffin, a $35,000 claim back in March, came through on the biggest day of the year for New York-breds as he stormed to a 1 1/2-length victory in the $250,000 Empire Classic Handicap on New York Showcase Day Oct. 18 at Belmont Park.
Trainer Bruce Levine has conditioned Roddy Valente's homebred Bustin Stones through four victories -- including three black type wins -- and a successful comeback from surgery on both knees. But the 4-year-old son of City Zip will have to step it up a notch to remain undefeated when he tackles graded company for the first time in the Feb. 18 General George Handicap (gr. II) at Laurel Park.
|Trainer||Richard E. Dutrow, Jr.|
|Owner||IEAH Stables, Cohen, Andrew, I., Pegasus Holdings Group Stables LLC|
|Breeder||Fiddlers Green Stable|
|Stormin Normandy View Five-Cross Pedigree||Stormin Fever||Storm Cat|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Circle C Stables||Denali Stud, agent||$100,000|
|Two-year-old||Donada Farm||Scanlon Training Center, agent||$375,000|