Favorable draw for Ohio Sire Stakes final favorites
« Return to News
The most prohibitive favorite of all is KF St. Patrick in the $100,000 three-year-old colt pace championship. With a 6-5 morning line, vice president of racing and simulcasting Dave Bianconi made the call to banish show wagering on that race as well. KF St. Patrick, owned by trainer Mike Medors and Hank Kauffman, is 17 of 21 in his career with his only losses coming in last year’s Ohio Sires Championship, against open stakes company in the North America Cup and Courageous Lady, and in a Preferred Handicap event at The Meadows. He won all five preliminary sires legs for the second consecutive year.
The other top picks include 2-1 BV\'s Sister in the sophomore filly championship; Rose Run Jeriah in the 2-year-old colt final; Divisional track record holder Hello Yankie in the the 2-year-old colt title race; and Heza Challenger in the wide-open $100,000 final for 3-year-old trotting colts.
The 14-race Northfield Park Super Night card kicks off at 7 p.m.(ET), featuring eight $100,000 Ohio Sire Stakes finals and the $200,000 Scarlet and Gray Stakes for veteran pacers and trotters, split into mare and horse divisions. (Northfield Park)