Adele Dilschneider’s Apart,
Blame’s stablemate who won the $100,000-added Ack Ack Handicap (gr.
III) at Churchill Downs, may return in a grade I race at the track
later this month.
Trainer Al Stall, Jr. said the Apart has been shipped
to Keeneland but could race at Churchill in the Clark Handicap
Presented by Norton Healthcare (gr. I) on Nov. 26.
Stall won the Clark last year with Blame, who upset
Zenyatta in the Breeders’ Cup Classic (gr. I). Apart, a workmate for
Blame earlier this year, has followed almost an identical path in his
"He is with Blame on the calendar," Stall said of
Apart, who had won the Super Derby (gr. II) in the race before the Ack
Ack, a race Blame had run second in in 2009. "We thought dirt was
Apart’s best surface and he was not proven on Polytrack."