With Rafael Bejarano on Sensational Star winner Compari in the Grade
I, $300,000 Frank E. Kilroe Mile Saturday, Doug O’Neill has engaged Joel
Rosario to ride Arcadia Stakes runner-up Willyconker in the Kilroe.
The Irish-bred gelding closed well to finish only a length
behind victorious Mr. Commons in the Arcadia. Mr. Commons looms a strong
favorite in the Kilroe, which will be decided on the turf.
Probable for the Kilroe: Compari, Rafael Bejarano; Jeranimo,
Garrett Gomez; Make Music for Me, no rider; Massone, no rider; Mr.
Commons, Mike Smith; The Usual Q.T., Victor Espinoza; and Willyconker,