Chicago Barn to Wire BRIS
Home | News | Bloggers | Forums | Resources | Links | Marketplace | Gallery | Contact Us | Search


September 21, 2014, 11:18:08 AM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: If you don't remember your password, email me.

New  registration procedures -- Some ISPs have been bouncing the verification emails.  Please email me to be activated or if you have any problems.  Click Contact Us above.
 
   Home   Help Search Login Register  
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: Harrah's Chester week in review  (Read 719 times)
jrstark
Administrator
Hero Member
*****
Posts: 6133



« on: March 27, 2011, 09:53:48 PM »

Harrah's Chester week in review

Rock N Soul ($2.80) and Real Celebration ($3.00) did not disappoint their backers this week, taking their respective featured events at Harrah's Chester Casino and Racetrack, while double millionaire Arch Madness ($7.40) scored a minor upset over odds-on favorite Winning Mister in the Open Handicap Trot.

Rock N Soul prevailed in Thursday (March 24) afternoon's $35,000 Mares Open Handicap Pace, taking immediate control of the pace and never looking back.  The four-year-old Rocknroll Hanover mare sprinted to the lead from her assigned outside post in a select field of five, clearing Perfect M Forever (Eric Goodell) through a :27.3 opening quarter.  She then rated a :58.3 middle half while uncontested, parrying a late challenge from Perfect M Forever to prevail by half a length in 1:54.0 under Yannick Gingras.  Ron Burke handles the training duties for the Burke Racing Stable, Weaver Bruscemi, Frank Baldachino, and Howard Taylor.

Friday's (March 25) $35,000 Open Handicap Trot saw 3-10 favorite Winning Mister (Matt Kakaley) bring a four-race winning streak to the table, coming off a 1:52.3 track record effort in opening night's Winners Over Trot.  As usual, Winning Mister made an early push to the front, sprinting away on the far turn after reaching three-quarters in 1:25.1.  Arch Madness, some 5-1/2 lengths off the lead with a quarter mile to go under trainer-driver Trond Smedshammer, circled wide and made a powerful stretch bid, taking over in the last 70 yards and prevailing by three-quarters of a length in 1:53.4 in his 2011 debut.  Marc Goldberg and Willow Pond, LLC own Arch Madness.

Sunday (March 27) afternoon's feature was a $30,000 Winners Over Pace, in which Joseph Davino and Jeffrey Bamond's Real Celebration was sent off the 1-2 favorite after finishing a strong second to Western Shore in last week's Open Pace.  The six-year-old Real Artist gelding tracked a reasonable pace set by Presidential Order (Brian Sears) before moving first-over on the backstretch.  After forcing a :27.1 third quarter, Real Celebration collared Presidential Order on the far turn and drew clear by four lengths in 1:50.2.  Tim Tetrick handled the driving duties for trainer Don Campbell.

Tim Tetrick led all drivers on the week with 17 wins.  David Miller tallied 7 victories, with Yannick Gingras taking 5 races on the week.

-end-
Report to moderator   Logged
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.19 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.063 seconds with 17 queries.

Home
Upcoming events
Arlington Million
Horse slaughter in IL
Racing TV schedule
News Updates
Legislation

Galloping Out

Previous stories

Arlington
Balmoral
Hawthorne
Maywood
Chicago Sun-Times
Chicago Tribune
Blood-Horse
Daily Racing Form
Thoroughbred Times
Harness Link
Illinois Racing Board

 

2014

Arlington Million
Triple Crown
Illinois Derby

2013

Breeders' Cup
Hawthorne Gold Cup
Arlington Million
Triple Crown
Illinois Derby

2012

Breeders' Cup
Hawthorne Gold Cup
Arlington Million
Triple Crown
Illinois Derby

More ebay items

 

Home | News Updates | Bloggers | Forums | Search
Resources | Links | Marketplace | Gallery | Advertising | Contact Us

Copyright © 2000-2014 Chicago Barn to Wire. All rights reserved.
Privacy policy