In the Woodford Presented by Keeneland Select, Havelock captured his
third graded stakes at Keeneland by looping the field under Garrett
Gomez. Last at the top of the stretch in the 5 ½-furlong dash, Gomez
swung Havelock to the outside at the head of the stretch and cruised to
In addition to his 2011 victory in the Woodford, Havelock won this
spring’s Shakertown (G3) and joins Silver Timber (2010) as the only
other horse to win the Shakertown and Woodford in the same year.
A 6-year-old Maryland-bred gelded son of Great Notion out of the
Spectacular Love mare Piconeach (NZ), Havelock increased his career
bankroll to $619,514 with Saturday’s $90,000 check.
Trained by Darrin Miller, Havelock covered the 5½ furlongs on a firm turf course in 1:03.17.
Havelock returned $10.60, $6.20 and $4.40. Expecting Cash, ridden by
Eddie Castro, returned $23 and $9.80 with Spring to the Sky finishing a
neck back in third and paying $5.20 to show under John Velazquez.
Stormofthecentury finished fourth and was followed in order by Global
Power, Tour Guide, Console, Ancil, Pirates Vow and Great Mills.