2010 Excelsior (G3)

4/3/2010, Aqueduct
1 1/8 m (Dirt)
3+ M

What the Nation is saying about the 2010 Excelsior (G3)...

EXCELSIOR QUOTES Michael Hushion, winning trainer of Goldsville (No. 4): “Getting a mile and an eighth for the first time was a relief. He held them safe. I can't say I wasn't nervous. There's a reason my teeth are half the size – from grinding them down. “After the allowance win … this was the...Read More
Surging to the lead at the quarter pole, Goldsville held off a late run by Nite Light and stiff resistance from front-runner Seniors Pride to win the 98th running of the Grade 3, $200,000 Excelsior on Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack.   Owned by Marc Ferrell and ridden by New York’s leading jocke...Read More
NYRA is guaranteeing the Wood Memorial pick 4 pool this year to be $500K; NYRA does this to let the players know that they expect $500K in the pick 4 pool. It looks like they drew up this number long before they drew the card. Pool guarantees are a marketing technique that usually helps inform...Read More
Goldsville, a sharp allowance winner March 6, National Pride, second in the Stymie the following day, and graded winner Nite Light headline a field of six on Saturday for the 98th running of the Grade 3, $200,000 Excelsior, a 1 1/8-mile dirt race for 3-year-olds and up on the outer dirt course at A...Read More

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