Maven's 1:52.4 leads in Armbro Flight elims
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Intense America (Sylvain Filion) was first to the front to lead her seven rivals past the opening station in :27.2. Daylon Miracle (Dave Wall) was in the pocket with Cook Off (James MacDonald) sitting third.
Intense America would continue to lead past the half in :56.2 and three-quarters in 1:24.2. Beatgoeson Hanover (David Miller) began the first-over attack around the final turn, providing live cover to Maven.
Gingras angled Maven three-wide at the three-quarter pole and the 17-time winner responded as she took over command in deep stretch en route to the victory. Bax Of Life (Chris Christoforou) came from off-the-pace to finished second, with Intense America third.
The O'Brien Award-winning China Pearls continued to lead past the half in :55.3 and three-quarters in 1:24.1. One More Ginny (Mario Baillargeon) began the first-over attack around the final turn, giving cover to post time favourite Personal Style (David Miller).
Down the stretch, Personal Style angled off cover took over command in deep stretch to score the narrow victory. Cedar Dove (Ron Pierce) finished second, with Unefoisdansmavie (Yannick Gingras) third.
The $271,470 Armbro Flight Final will go postward on Saturday, June 15 as part of Pepsi North America Cup night at Mohawk. Both of the elimination winners were able to select their post position for the final.
The field will line up as follows: