Ticker

2010 West Point (RS)

Date/Track:
Distance:
1 1/8 m (Turf)
Age/Sex:
3+ M
Time:
1:48.58

What the Nation is saying about the 2010 West Point (RS)...

It was a Straight Story indeed Thursday afternoon at Saratoga Race Course, as the even-money favorite took the 31st running of the $100,000 West Point for New York-breds.   Although he stumbled slightly out of the gate, Straight Story went right after pacesetter Spa City Fever, who led the fiel...Read More
  • medlocke · I'm glad to see this colt back in the winner's circle. I like a good front running colt that has the ability to carry the field wire to wire. Straight Story is one of those kind's of colts. Nine times out of ten, he is the pace in the race. I thought he ran well in the 2010 United Nations Handicap. Going at it up front with Take The Points. Only to see them both cut down by an amazing late kick by France's Chinchon. · 1334 days ago ·
    like
Banrock, king of the New York-bred turf division, will try on Thursday to become the first horse to win three consecutive runnings of the $100,000 West Point at Saratoga Race Course. Banrock has won 3 of 6 career starts at Saratoga and captured 11 of his 12 career victories against fellow New York-...Read More
Banrock continues to do well as he approaches next Thursday’s West Point Handicap, a 1 1/8th –mile turf race for New York-breds that he will be attempting to win for the third straight year. On Monday, the 7-year-old gelding went five furlongs in 1:01.90, handily, over the Oklahoma Turf Course in c...Read More