Multiple graded stakes placed Realm (Haynesfield cruised to a win in allowance company at Belmont. He raced just off the pace going 1 1/16 on the dirt,cleared the field when it counted and rug in for the win. Realm is owned by his trainer Barclay Tagg , Eric Dattner and Harry Astarita and has earned over $295,000 for his connections.
The well-traveled I’M BETTY G (f, 4, Into Mischief- Lady in Ermine, by Honour and Glory) cleared the field early and drove on to a win in the Lady Canterbury S. at Canterbury Downs racing a mile on the turf to make it 2 visits to the winner’s circle in a row. Last year she won the Pearl Necklace S. at Laurel and added a pair of thirds in the South Beach S. at Gulfstream and the Albert M. Stall Memorial at the Fair Grounds.
Sales history: CONSIGNED BY KIRKWOOD STABLES)$150,000 2yo ’16 EASMAY.
Lifetime Record: SW, 14-4-1-5, $270,465.
O-Three Diamonds Farm
B-Carol Kaye & Boyce Stable (MD)
T-Michael J. Maker.
REASON TO SOAR has now made it 3 in a row in allowance company at Gulfstream for owner West Point Thoroughbreds and trainer George Weaver. Today he found s tiny seam, slipped through and nailed them at the wire, He won his 2018 debut and underlined that victory with another win in his next out. As a 3-year-old, REASON TO SOAR broke his maiden right off the bat with a huge come from behind rally. Next, he ran third in the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Sophomore Stakes at Tampa Bay, and then back in NY, he added another third in the New York Stallion Stakes at Aqueduct. The 4-year-old gelding has earned over $150,000.