USTA Home > News Home > Racing Roundup: Breewood Brier extends her win streak at Saratoga

Racing Roundup: Breewood Brier extends her win streak at Saratoga
Friday, March 29, 2013 - from harness publicists across North America

       Decrease Text Size    Increase Text Size   Print   Email

Friday’s (March 29) edition of Racing Roundup features results stories from Saratoga Casino and Raceway and Buffalo Raceway.

Breewood Brier extends her win streak at Saratoga

Saratoga Springs, NY --- Claiming trotter Breewood Brier (Amigo Hall) extended her win streak on Friday night at Saratoga Casino and Raceway, a streak that dates back to last year.

Dave Oxford photo
Breewood Brier was a neck winner over One Nineteen on Friday.

The 6-year-old mare scored via her patented first over journey on Friday, a trip she has utilized to win four consecutive races. Phil Fluet trains and drives the mare that has started out the season three-for-three despite stepping up from the $5,000 claimers to the $10,000 level. Her Friday victory came in 2:00.3. Breewood Brier was claimed from her Friday race.

Open trotter Upfront Billy (Billy Dobson) extended his own win streak to three with a closing victory in the evening’s $20,000 feature, a win that came in 1:56.3.

Live racing continues on Saturday night at Saratoga with a first post of 6:45 p.m.

-- Mike Sardella

Buffalo Raceway
Talladega Hanover, a 6-year-old Cantab Hall gelding, won the $11,000 featured trot in 1:59.2 for owners Www Ventures LLC at Buffalo Raceway on Friday night. It was the fourth win in eight attempts this season for Talladega Hanover.
Driver Kevin Cummings put Talladega Hanover ($4.80), the 7-5 favorite in the race, on the lead and he set all the fractions in the race, :28.4, :58.3 and 1:28.4. A :30.3 last quarter-mile put the winner a nose ahead of second place finisher Partici Pator (Jim McNeight). Oaklea Tyson (Ray Fisher, Jr.) came in third. Trained by Dan Walski, the $5,500 share of the purse put Talladega Hanover’s season’s earnings at $23,900 and $128,110 lifetime. It was his 14th win in 86 lifetime starts. Dan Noble led all drivers with five wins on the night.


Related Articles :


Search Articles: