Noble Cornerstone ready to rock in Sam Davis

1/30/2014 7:00 PM
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Saturday's 9th race (4:25pm ET) from Tampa Bay is the Grade III Sam F. Davis Stakes for 3-year-olds traveling a mile and a sixteenth on the main track. 

#2 Noble Cornerstone (7-2) blasted his way to a sharp 6f win vs. NY-breds at Aqueduct Nov. 3 and the clear runner-up came back to score. He experienced a different set of circumstances vs. stakes routers in the Springboard Mile second time out and acquitted himself nicely with a rallying place finish. Springboard Mile 4th place finisher Walt returned to finish 2nd in the Smarty Jones Stakes at Oaklawn Park on Jan. 20. Wesley Ward is 4-for-6 here and resurgent rider Kent D clicks with this barn and is riding high after booting home two Cal Cup Day stakes winners at Santa Anita last weekend.  

The Plays:

$20 to win, $30 to place #2

analysis by Jarrod Horak

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Older Comments about Noble Cornerstone ready to rock in Sam Davis...

looked like the 2 missed the break altogether. Bad ride on the 5, poor
contenders but it sounds very very chalky: 5 Cousin Stephen 1 Harpoon 6 Asserting Bear 2 Noble Cornerstone