Yonkers, NY---Foiled Again landed post position No. 3 for Yonkers Raceway’s $567,000 final of the George Morton Levy Memorial Pacing Series Saturday night (April 26).
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|Foiled Again is looking for his third win in the G.M. Levy Series final at Yonkers.|
Harness racing’s richest-ever pacer ($6,130,968) eyes a third Levy title, having won this event consecutively in 2009 and 2010. Foiled Again won his first four prelims legs this time around before finishing a non-factor sixth this past Saturday.
The 2014 final offers the highest purse in the history of the event—named for the Hall of Fame founder of Roosevelt Raceway--and serves as the richest North American race of the season to date.
The Levy goes as the 11th of Yonkers’ 12 races, with approximate post time of 10:55 p.m.
The draw, with declared drivers:
1-Sapphire City (Eric Carlson)
2-P H Supercam (Jason Bartlett)
3-Foiled Again (Yannick Gingras)
4-Texican N (Brian Sears)
5-Apprentice Hanover (Jody Jamieson)
6-Bettor’s Edge (George Brennan)
7-Dancin’ Yankee (Ron Pierce)
8-Mach it So (Tim Tetrick).
Note P H Supercam/Mach it So race as a Bamond Racing-owned/P.J. Fraley-trained entry, while Foiled Again/Bettor’s Edge race as a Ron Burke owned/trained entry, while Special Forces is the also-eligible.
Also Saturday, the $371,400 final of the Blue Chip Matchmaker (race 9, approximate post 10:05 p.m.) goes as such:
2-Yagonnakissmeornot (Dan Dube)
5-Krispy Apple (Bartlett)
6-Feeling You (Tyler Buter)
7-Angel’s Delight (Brennan)
8-Summertime Lea (Matt Kakaley).
Note Rocklamation/Summertime Lea race as a Ron Burke owned/trained entry, while Anndrovette and Krispy Apple race as a Bamond Racing/Davino-owned, P.J Fraley-trained entry. Ramalama is the also-eligible.
A pair of series consolations, worth $100,000 (Levy) and $75,000 (Matchmaker), go as races 8 and 10, respectively.