took command after a quarter of a mile and fended off all challengers to win
Sunday’s $53,382 Taylor’s
Special Purse for three-year-olds and up by two lengths at Churchill Downs.
by John Paul Pucek and ridden by Corey Nakatani,
Formulaforsuccess covered the 1 1/8 miles on a firm Matt Winn Turf Course in
victory, the second in eight career starts for the 3-year-old Kentucky-bred son
of Broken Vow, was worth $32,160. Formulaforsuccess, eighth in the Jefferson
Cup (GIII) two weeks ago in his previous start, now has earned $74,458.
returned $10.80, $4.20 and $3.40. Austons Sure Cure, ridden by Miguel
Mena, finished two lengths back in second and paid $3.40 and $3. Favored Kabob
was another 1 ¼ lengths back in third under Francisco Torres and paid
$2.60 to show.
final four days of the 42-day Spring Meet begin Thursday with a nine-race
program beginning at 12:45 p.m. (all times EDT). There will be a two-day Pick 6
carryover of $10,113 on races four through nine with post time for the fourth
race at 2:21 p.m. There also is a one-day Super Hi-5 carryover of $11,974 for
the ninth race (4:59 p.m.) in which players must select the top five finishers