Multiple stakes winner Lookin at Lucky worked five
furlongs on Cushion Track in 59.60 Sunday for the Breeders’ Cup Classic
Saturday at Churchill Downs.
“He went really well,” said trainer Bob Baffert after
the drill under regular rider Martin Garcia. “I wanted him to go in about a
minute. It was perfect for him. Everything’s a go.”
Garcia also worked Frizette Stakes winner A Z Warrior
for Baffert in 49 for four furlongs for the Juvenile Fillies.
Trainer Richard Mandella also worked a pair of
Breeders’ Cup candidates: Goodwood Stakes runner-up Crown of Thorns in 59.20
for five furlongs on Cushion Track for the Dirt Mile and Clement Hirsch Stakes
winner Champ Pegasus five furlongs on turf in 1:01.60 for the Turf.
“Champ Pegasus went very nice and galloped out in
12,” said Mandella of the drill under Joel Rosario before Argentine co-owner
J P’s Gusto, a multiple stakes winner who finished
second in the Norfolk Stakes, worked six furlongs in 1:13 for the Juvenile for
trainer David Hofmans.