Racing 7 furlongs in the dirt at Churchill Downs, 2-year-old FROLIC MORE (More Than Ready) took off in the top flight just off the rail. When asked he split hoses to reach the front and win by 1 3/4 lengths. He went off the heavy favorite. The colt is owned by Andrew Farm & On Our Own Stable, LLC; and his trained by Dallas Stewart. He has a record of 4-1-1-1 and $59,570 in earnings.
CONQUEST BIG E ( Tapit) captured the G2 Gulfstream Park Hardacre Mile for his first graded tally Mar. 31 but has been off the board since then. Today racing 7 furlongs at Gulfstream West, the 5-year-old came through along to rail to take control and then drew off in the lane to win by 5 3/4-lengths.
Lifetime Record: GSW, 25-6-2-1, $429,290
O-Daniel C. Hurtak
B-Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd. (KY)
T-Donna Green Hurtak.
Recent winner of the Molly Pitcher Stakes (Gr. 3), Robert Masiello, West Point Thoroughbreds, and Chris Larsen’s BERNED (Bernardini) added black type running 2nd in the G2- Chilukki S at Churchill on Breeders’ Cup Day. She had also added black-type running second in the ROYAL DELTA S at Belmont. She has upped her earnings over $438,000.
Bred by AR Enterprises out of the Giant’s Causeway mare First Passage, Berned was a $550,000 purchase by West Point Thoroughbreds when she was consigned to the 2015 Keeneland September Yearling Sale by Bluegrass Thoroughbred Services.