Monday, July 16 2012
MITCHELL-TRAINED DHAAMER WINS CLOSING DAY SUNSET
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (July 15, 2012)—In his first afternoon appearance at Betfair Hollywood Park since undergoing brain surgery June 29, trainer Mike Mitchell saw Dhaamer easily win theGrade III, $98,000 Sunset Handicap on closing day of the Spring/Summer meet.
Along with wife Denise, daughters McCall and Shea and numerous other friends and family, Mitchell watched the 5-year-old gelded son of Dubai Destination out of the Ahonoora mare Arjuzah win his second stakes of the season. The Irish bred had taken the Round Table at the same distance – 1 ½ miles - in his Betfair Hollywood Park turf debut May 13.