Ticker
  • Saturday, August 23 Del Mar Pick 6 Carryover - $106,668Posted 12 hours ago
  • Close Hatches runs away with the Personal Ensign! Posted 19 hours ago
  • Bern Identity takes them all the way in the Tale of the Cat! Posted 22 hours ago
  • Tapestry shocks Taghrooda in the Darley Yorkshire Oaks! Posted 2 days ago
  • Australia very impressive in the Juddmonte International! Posted 3 days ago
  • Postponed gallops away in the Great Voltigeur! Posted 3 days ago
  • Endless Chatter wins her third straight in the Summer Colony! Posted 4 days ago
  • Judy the Beauty rolls right on by in the Rancho Bernardo!Posted 5 days ago
  • Main Sequence surges late to win the Sword Dancer! Posted 5 days ago
  • Moulin De Mougin swoops up the rail to win the Mabee! Posted 12 days ago

Darrin's Dilemma Heads New York Stallion

Thursday’s $100,000 New York Stallion Stakes for 3-year-olds at one mile on the turf attracted a diverse field of five, including Darrin’s Dilemma, a two-time NYSS winner this spring at Belmont Park who is looking win his first race beyond seven furlongs.

 

Trained by Rudy Rodriguez for Michael Dubb and Bethlehem Stable, Darrin’s Dilemma won a NYSS going 6 ½ furlongs on the dirt in May and a NYSS at seven furlongs on the turf in June. He enters Thursday’s race off a sixth in the Mike Lee at Belmont on June 26.

 

Cornelio Velasquez will ride Darrin’s Dilemma, 7-2 on the morning line, from post position 2.

 

The 2-1 morning-line favorite for Thursday’s race is Freud’s Honor, who finished second to Darrin’s Dilemma in May’s NYSS. The Raymar stables color-bearer has made three starts at Monmouth Park in the interim, winning a six-furlong starter allowance in May, finishing third in the Anderson Fowler at 5 ½ furlongs on turf in June, and wiring the Choice at 1 1/8 miles on grass on July 4.

 

Ridden by John Velazquez for trainer Gregory Sacco, Freud’s Honor will leave from post 5.

 

Two fillies have been entered in Thursday’s NYSS, including Hessonite, who won the filly division of the NYSS seven-furlong turf stakes on June 5 for trainer David Donk and owners William J. Punk, Jr. and Philip DiLeo. In her most recent start, she was third in the Grade 3 Boiling Springs at Monmouth on June 25.

 

Ramon Dominguez will ride Hessonite, the 5-2 morning-line second choice, from post 7.

 

From the rail out, the field also includes Majestic Raffy (15-1), Warrior Up (8-1), Wishingonastar (12-1), and Lady on the Run (6-1).

 

 

comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories