Now, there is something to look forward to.
“The horse had a perfect trip,” saiad trainer J. Larry Jones, as Old Fashioned set an uncontested pace of 24.41, 49.44, 1:14.18, 1:38.11 and win in 1:50.33 on the fast main track “The fractions up front were very realistic. They let us run out there pretty easy. I was very grateful to see the fractions, especially as they came around the far turn.”
Old Fashioned paid $3.50 for each $2 win ticket.
“Once he made the lead, I took a peek back, hit him one time and he took off,” Dominguez said. “It was pretty impressive. Larry (Jones, trainer) described him perfectly. Judging by today, there is no telling how far he can go.”
Atomic Rain, at better than 14-1 was second, two and a half lengths ahead of American Dance
“I think he’s got a pretty bright future ahead of him,” said Miguel Santiago, assistant to trainer Kelly Breen. “We’ll take him to Florida for the winter, re-group and look ahead to next year.”
Idol Maker was fourth, followed by Hold Me Back, Rip Rap and Awesome Mich.
Jazzandthemagician was scratched,