Shuffled to last down the backside, Risk Management found racing room wide in the lane and pulled off a 12-1 upset in Thursday's $20,000 Winners Over $10,000 Life/Preferred Handicap Pace at The Meadows.
Risk Management still trailed by three lengths when Brett Miller tipped him three wide for the stretch drive. The 5-year-old Western Hanover-Catch A Wish gelding blazed home to score in 1:54, 3/4 lengths better than Shadows Dream. The first-over Dontgetinskyway was third.
Doug Hinklin trains Risk Management, who extended his career bankroll to $175,751, for Parent Racing Stable and John McGill.
Tony Hall and Miller each drove three winners on the 15-race card. (The Meadows)