Entering this off a New Pace Top at 7 furlongs, he's also coming in off a Delayed Pace Low following a promising turf debut in a prior start, both over this course. Today he returns to turf for the first time as a 4-year-old for a barn that's adept with stretchouts. Regular rider Fernando De La Cruz retains the mount.
Taking Ellio to win at 8-1 or greater and an exacta box with Taproot.
Running Totals: (1017) 314-202-148 Total Dollar Return: $2,1572.20 [win selections only]