• Dortmund romps home a winner in the Native Diver.Posted 16 hours ago
  • Commissioner much the best in the Hawthorne Gold Cup.Posted 16 hours ago
  • Chiropractor edges March for a Hollywood Derby win at 14-1.Posted 17 hours ago
  • Airoforce takes to the dirt in a big way, pulling away to win the Kentucky Jockey Club.Posted 17 hours ago
  • Carina Mia turns back Stageplay in the Golden Rod.Posted 18 hours ago
  • Tonalist with a late rush to just get up in the Cigar Mile!Posted 19 hours ago
  • Forever Unbridled outduels Carrumba to the wire in the Comely.Posted 20 hours ago
  • Mohaymen an impressive winner of Aqueduct's nine furlong Remsen.Posted 21 hours ago
  • Lewis Bay runs to her odds in the Demoiselle.Posted 22 hours ago
  • Midnight Storm proves best in the Seabiscuit on the Del Mar turf.Posted 1 day ago

Scrappy Roo Wins Fair Grounds Feature

Fair Grounds Race Course
Photo: CDI
Steve Asmussen’s Scrappy Roo, always well placed, came up to challenge H & H Ranch’s front-running Valid Message entering the lane, took command approaching the furlong grounds and drew off the rest of the way for a three-length tally in Monday’s $27,000 starter allowance optional claiming feature at about nine furlongs over Fair Grounds’ yielding Stall-Wilson turf course.


Ridden by Shaun Bridgmohan and conditioned by the Eclipse-Award winning trainer Asmussen, Scrappy Roo toured the distance in 1:55.23, increased his career earnings to $261,472 with his 13th lifetime victory in 33 career starts, and returned mutuels of $8.20, $4.20 and $3.


Allshouse Racing Stable’s Gangbuster rallied late to gain the place, finishing a nose to the good of Handy Farms’ Deputiformer. Gangbuster returned $8.80 and $4.80 and Deputiformer paid $3.


Valid Message accomplished early splits of 25.58 and 52.65 before giving way in the drive.



comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories