Two winners of the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (GII) at Churchill Downs, Chamberlain Bridge
and Regally Ready
, head a field of eight for the 19th running of the $125,000-added Twin Spires Turf Sprint Presented by RAM (GIII).
Owned by Carl Moore Management and trained by Bret Calhoun, Chamberlain Bridge won this race in 2009 and came back in the fall of 2010 to win his Breeders’ Cup race. Miguel Mena has the mount on Chamberlain Bridge, who will break from post position six.
Vinery Stables’ Regally Ready, trained by Steve Asmussen, won the 2011 renewal of the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint. Seventh in the Shakertown (GIII) at Keeneland in his first start in eight months, Regally Ready will break from post position three and be ridden by Corey Nakatani.
The field for the Twin Spires Turf Sprint that goes as the afternoon’s sixth race with a 1:19 post time, from the hedge out, is: Southern Dude (Julien Leparoux, 118 pounds), Havelock (Garrett Gomez, 120), Regally Ready (Nakatani, 118), Ghost Is Clear (Joel Rosario, 118), Cactus Son (Robby Albarado, 118), Chamberlain Bridge (Mena, 118), Berlino Di Tiger (BRZ) (Leandro Goncalves, 118) and Icon Ike (Rosie Napravnik, 120).