Team Block and Rich
Ege’s Askbut I Won’ttell
unhurried early, launched a bold bid when set down for the drive,
gained the advantage near the three-sixteenths pole and drew off
steadily the rest
of the way for a 4 1/2-length tally in Monday’s $43,000 featured race
for fillies and mares at about 1 1/16-miles over the Stall Wilson turf
Neil Pessin and ridden by
Shaun Bridgmohan, the
winner returned mutuels of $3.80, $2.40 and $2.20 as the odds-on choice
of the fans, increased her career earnings to $105,791 with her third
win in eight lifetime starts and toured the distance
Pretty Squall, always
well placed, could not stay with the winner late but was clearly second
best, finishing 1 3/4-lengths to the good of
Dundalk 5’s Blue Smoke Bess.
Pretty Squall paid $3.20
and $2.80 and Blue Smoke Bess returned $2.80 to show.
Super Poni made the pace
with splits of 25.02 and 51.39 before tiring to sixth.
Racing resumes Wednesday
at Fair Grounds for a nine-race
St. Patrick’s Day card
with a first post of 1:10 p.m.