Ticker
  • California Chrome edges Dortmund in a San Diego Handicap showdown.Posted 2 hours ago
  • Mokat (7-1) turns the San Clemente into a one-filly show.Posted 3 hours ago
  • Dacita just gets up in the Grade 1 Diana in a four-horse photo.Posted 5 hours ago
  • Front Pocket Money grinds to victory in the Grade 3 Jersey Shore.Posted 7 hours ago
  • Hit It Once More romps home a big winner of the New York Derby.Posted 7 hours ago
  • Bitumen (4-5) powers home to win the Grade 3 Sanford at Saratoga.Posted 9 hours ago
  • Secretariat winner Highland Reel goes all the way in the Group 1 King George.Posted 12 hours ago
  • Heavily favored Enola Gray makes short work of her competition in the Fleet Treat.Posted 1 day ago
  • Ancient Secret takes the Lake George (G2).Posted 1 day ago
  • Sweet Loretta the strong winner of the Schuylerville (G3).Posted 1 day ago

Secret Circle Prevails in BC Juvenile Sprint

Overwhelming post time favorite Secret Circle won the inaugural Breeders' Cup Juvenile Sprint at Churchill Downs but it was hardly a walk in the park.

Bob Baffert's fleet son of Eddington attended wickedly fast fractions of :20.96 and :44.55. He took over turning for home but the early fractions began to take their toll and he drifted out into the middle of the track late.

Overseas filly Shumoos unleashed a strong rally along the rail but Secret Circle had enough left to hold her safe.

The top two were well clear of show finisher Holdin Bullets.

Secret Circle stopped the clock in 1:10.52 and paid $2.80 to win. Rafael Bejarano rode the winner.

Runner-up Shumoos is expected to remain in the United States under the care of Ben Cecil. 



 

 

comments powered by Disqus

Older Comments about Secret Circle Prevails in BC Juvenile Sprint...

20.96 in the First...that is crazy....
Mike smith yelled "WAIT" and no one listened.. hence the bad start :(

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories