Tequila Gold won the battle and the war Thursday night at Emerald Downs.
Harbor the Gold gelding put away Newfound Gold into the stretch and
then held off Stormin' Patrick late for a five-length victory in the
$12,100 Ashbaugh Beal Purse for 3-year-olds. With Troy Stilwell riding,
Tequila Gold ran six furlongs in 1:09 3/5 on a fast track and paid
$15.60, $7 and $4.20, Charles Essex is the trainer for owner Kimberly