Sooo Handsome captures feature
April 11, 2017 - garden totes
The 4 year-old altered son of Cash Hall, withdrawal from a desired 5 post, sprinted a bit when a embankment sprung open and staid in a garden mark behind of Tater Twister, rubbed by Mike Simons, as a latter clocked panels of :27.2, :55.3 and 1:24.4.
Turning for home, Sooo Handsome vacated his friendly slot and went on to measure a feat measuring 4¼ lengths over Tater Twister. My Revenuer, with Bryce Fenn in bike, finished third, 8 lengths away, while Boli, incompetent to find a decent mark early, skimmed a pylons in a line and finished fourth. Chocolate Xplosion picked adult a nickel in a margin of seven.
In a post-race interview, motorist Rick Plano said, “I had a ideal post (5) to leave out of there as dual of a other 3 speed horses were outward of me, so we suspicion that Mike’s (Simon) equine would be on a bit from a (post) 3 early as he always is.
“Of course, we never know what is going to occur when a embankment opens but, tonight, things worked out as we had hoped.
“The fractions were flattering plain and, when we straightened divided in a lane, we chirped during him once and he did a rest.
“He’s gotten to be a flattering arguable performer newly and I’m generally unapproachable of him as we bred a mare, Simply Royal, to Cash Hall and a outcome was this horse, Cash Hall.”
So Handsome pushed his 2017 scorecard to 4-5-1 in 14 starts, good for annuity totaling $33,200, some-more than he warranted all of final deteriorate in 23 starts ($31,180).
As a 3 to 2 favorite, Sooo Handsome paid $5.00 to win.
The $8,000 Open 2 Cliff Dvorkin Happy Birthday Trot went to Commentary, driven by Mike Simons, in gate-to-wire fashion, in 1:55.2.
The 5 year-old son of Conway Hall led during each junction, carding panels of :28.2, :56.2 and 1:25.2 before strolling home in :30 to reason off a late charging McKenzie’s Star (Fern Paquet, Jr.).
Serendipitious (Wally Hennessey) finished third while She’s All In was fourth. Genius At Work picked adult a final endowment in a septet.
Trained by Jim Mc Donald for Twenty Four Carrot Racing and Ciro Gentile, Commentary won for a second time this division in 8 starts and now has gain for a year of $12,765.
Lifetime, Commentary now owns 11 wins in 66 starts with his gain vaulting to $145,065.
As a 2 to 1 second choice, Commentary paid $6.00 to win and sealed out a 50 cent Pick-6 method returning $6,778.15 to 3 advantageous sheet holders.
Also on Monday night, a Florida Amateur Driving Club was in movement and Joe Pennacchio, warming adult for subsequent month’s Italian-American Amateur foe in Italy, gathering his possess Zorgwijk Impact to a print finish feat in 1:58.4.
It was a initial win of a deteriorate for a 12 year-old gelded son of Armbro Ricochet and 51st of his career measuring 314 starts, promulgation his lifetime stake to $385,991.
Trained by Jim Mc Donald, Zorgwijk Impact was sixth choice on a tote-board and rewarded his backers with a mutual of $20.00.
The Italian-American Amateur foe will take place in May in Naples and Tuscany with Pennacchio fasten Scott Woogen, Steve Oldford and Dein Spriggs for a festivities.
Racing continues on Tuesday night with a $10,000 Pick-4 guaranteed pool as partial of a USTA Strategic Wagering Program.
Also of note in a “better for a bettor” department, is a carryover for a track’s Super Hi-5 culmination on Tuesday, that now stands during a lofty $70,371.53.
To explain a Super Hi-5 jackpot, there contingency be usually one singular 20 cent sheet with a winning mixed for a initial 5 in a central sequence of finish. If there are mixed ticks sole on a winning combination, 50 percent of a net Super Hi-5 pool is common among a winner’s with a residue going into a subsequent racing night’s carryover.
Post time for a Tuesday module is 7:20 p.m.
by John Berry for Pompano Park