|Arlington Park Stakes results
DELMONICO CAT WINS POSSIBLY PERFECT STAKES
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (July 4, 2003) -- Mrs. & Martin Wygod's Delmonico Cat rallied from mid pack to win the $45,000 Possibly Perfect Stakes by a half length at Arlington Park on July 4. The Bill Mott-trained son of Storm Cat was ridden by Rene Douglas and covered the about one mile and one sixteenth over firm turf in 1:46.34.
The Possibly Perfect was the second straight victory for the 4-year-old filly, who earned $27,834 to boost her bankroll to $139,644 and paid $3.20 and $2.40 as the 3-5 favorite. There was no show wagering offered on the four-horse field.
Pacesetter Stormy Society led through a mile in 1:40.64 before giving way later to the eventual winner. She held the place and paid $3.40.
Peacefally was third and Attico completed the order of finish.
Arlington Park -- host to the record-breaking 2002 Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships and the Chicago area's premier Thoroughbred racetrack located in Arlington Heights, Ill. -- runs a 104-day meet in 2003 through Saturday, Sept. 27. Arlington Park, whose parent company is Churchill Downs Incorporated (Nasdaq: CHDN), also operates six off-track, simulcast-wagering facilities: Trackside Arlington Park (Arlington Heights), Trackside Quad City Downs (East Moline), Trackside Chicago, Trackside Rockford, Trackside Waukegan and Longshots featuring Trackside OTB in South Elgin. Information on Arlington Park can be found online at www.arlingtonpark.com.
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