City Thoroughbred Partners’ Frac Daddy and Charles Fipke’s Java’s War
both recorded workouts at Churchill Downs for trainer Ken McPeek on
Saturday in preparation for next Saturday’s $150,000-added Kentucky Jockey Club
Daddy, who broke his maiden at Churchill Downs by 9 ¾ lengths on Nov. 3,
breezed five furlongs in 1:00.20, the fastest of 51 at the distance, while
working in company with Taken by the Storm, who was credited with a
five-furlong time of 1:01.20.
the work, McPeek confirmed Frac Daddy would make his next start in the Kentucky
Jockey Club. He also was being considered for the Remsen (GII) at Aqueduct.
Daddy) did incredible. He did it easy. He’s a very talented horse,” McPeek
War, winner of the Sunday Silence at Louisiana Downs and most recently third behind
Joha in the Dixiana Breeders’ Futurity (GI) at Keeneland, breezed five
furlongs in 1:01.40 while working in company with another McPeek trainee.
been doing great (since the Breeders’ Futurity),” McPeek said. “He’s been