The GIII Gallant Bob Stakes, with a purse of $300,000, at 6f’s, for 3yo’s only will go as race #9 on that big graded Saturday card at Parx Racing this weekend.
A super sized field of “14” was drawn for this newly upgraded to a GIII sprint shootout this year!
Below, you’ll find the top names in this year class all with top graded experiences!
Clearly Now – winner of the GIII Swale Stakes, 2nd in the GIII Bayshore and 3rd in the GII Woody Stevens. Finished 3rd last out in a one mile $125k Stakes turfer up at Woodbine!
Rainbow Heir , Winner of the GIII Jersey Shore sprint at Monmouth 2 back, then came 6th in the GII Amsterdam at Saratoga last out!
Zeewat – Calif. Derby winner at Golden Gate, won an alw there last out at 6f’s in 1:10 flat!
Salutos Amigos– 3rd in the GII Amsterdam at Saratoga 2 back then a very distant 7th in the GI King’s Bishop Stakes there last out. Tends to want to go early than fades might be better at 5f’s.
Majestic Hussar – set the pace in the GII Fountain of Youth Stakes this past winter at Gulfstream only to come 4th. Won a very nice Alw test at Saratoga 2 back at 6f’s in 1:09.2 after a long layoff but faltered badly in that same GI King’s Bishop Stakes finishing 9th. He’ll usually go to the front early.
City of Weston – is a Double stakes winner and finished 2nd in the $50k Hard Spun Stakes at Del-Park back in early August. Came 6th in the his only graded effort in the GIII Carryback at Calder on their Summit of Speed day!
Post Time – 4:35 pm ET
|2.||E A Maldonado||115||J Bonde||Scr’d|
|3.||Black Hornet||unknown jockey||119||P Parente||8/1|
|5.||Salutos Amigos||J R Leparoux||115||E J Guillot||12/1|
|6.||English Manor||R Montanez||115||H Wyner||20/1|
|7.||City of Weston||P Lopez||117||A Sano||20/1|
|8.||Majestic Hussar||I Ortiz, Jr.||115||E Kenneally||20/1|
|9.||Amarish||J L Ortiz||115||S M Asmussen||10/1|
|11.||Rainbow Heir||M E Smith||122||B W Perkins, Jr.||3/1|
|12.||Clearly Now||L Saez||122||B A Lynch||4/1|
|13.||Zeewat||R Maragh||119||J Hollendorfer||6/1|
Picks are – 12, 13,11,3 exacta box, with the 8,7, or 5 supered up!