Ticker
  • Keen Ice shocks American Pharoah in the Travers.Posted 15 hours ago
  • Flintshire flaunts his class in the Grade 1 Sword Dancer.Posted 17 hours ago
  • Nothing but a walk in the park for Private Zone in the Grade 1 Forego.Posted 17 hours ago
  • Runhappy runs them off their feet in the Grade 1 King's Bishop.Posted 18 hours ago
  • Unbridled Forever storms to victory in the Grade 1 Ballerina.Posted 18 hours ago
  • Sheer Drama makes her claim as the East's best mare with a Personal Ensign win.Posted 19 hours ago
  • Lubash runs by King Kreesa to score in the West Point.Posted 1 day ago
  • Sudden Surprise much the best in the Funny Cide.Posted 1 day ago
  • Stormy Regatta a game winner of the Riskaverse.Posted 2 days ago
  • Da Big Hoss roles down the lane to score in the John's Call.Posted 3 days ago

Romans has Lofty Goals for Prayer for Relief

Trainer Dale Romans has lofty goals for Prayer for Relief, who was third, beaten two lengths, in the Grade 1 Woodward on Saturday.

 

Romans on Sunday said Prayer for Relief, a 6-year-old owned by Zayat Stables, will be pointed toward the Grade 1 Jockey Club Gold Cup on September 27 at Belmont Park, with the Breeders' Cup and Dubai World Cup being long-term objectives.

 

"Those things are all in play," Romans said.

 

In the Woodward, Prayer for Relief raced in midpack early and made a strong run in the stretch without threatening the top two. After the race, Hall of Fame jockey John Velazquez said Prayer for Relief "hung" before galloping out strongly.

 

"I think Johnny learned a little bit about him," said Romans. "It'd be nice to get [Velazquez] back next time. This is a good horse. It's hard to say he's peaking at his age, but he's definitely showing some of his best form. He's doing awfully good."

 

Source: NYRA

 

 

comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories