Horses To Watch

Horses To Watch

horse

Atlanta

Breeder
OwnerCrawford Farms, Holland Racing Stable, Howard Taylor, Brad Grant
TrainerRick Zeron
DriverScott Zeron
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

1 st

Post Position

post position 7
 Fifth filly since 2000 to try the boys & would be the first to beat them since Continentalvictory in 1996, five-for-five this season, sporting a Vernon Downs track record of 1:50.3 in the EBC ...
 
horse

Met's Hall

Breeder
OwnerStroy, Inc; Andy Miller Stable, Inc
TrainerJulie Miller
DriverAndy Miller
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

2 nd

Post Position

post position 8
 ·         Met’s Hall is from the stable of “Team Orange Crush,” which is trainer Julie Miller and her husband, driver Andy Miller. The colt was slow to return to the races for his 3-year-old season, not making his debut until July 14. He qualifi...
 
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Tactical Landing

Breeder
OwnerThe Tactical Landing Stable
TrainerJimmy Takter
DriverJimmy Takter
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

3 rd

Post Position

post position 2
 $800,000 brother to Hambo runner up Mission Brief could be Takter’s best reclamation project ever, scored his second straight win on July 20 in 1:52.3, looks ready for his test for class ...
 
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Crystal Fashion

Breeder
OwnerFashion Farms LLC
TrainerJim Campbell
DriverTim Tetrick
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

4 th

Post Position

post position 3
Consistent gelding for Jim Campbell with an 8 – 4-3-0 record this season, upset the Earl Beal, Jr. Memorial in a career best 1:51.4, tuned up with a 1:52.4 win in the Reynolds Memorial on July 28...
 
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EVALUATE

Breeder
OwnerStall TZ Inc
TrainerMarcus Melander
DriverCorey Callahan
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

5 th

Post Position

post position 9
Has the talent to bounce back from his first break (sloppy track) in the Tompkins Memorial @ Big M on July 21, PASS winner in 1:51.4, a strong fourth [1:52.2] in the Beal Final...
 
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Alarm Detector

Breeder
OwnerThomas & Elizabeth Rankin, Claude Hamel, Santo Vena
TrainerBenoit Baillargeon
DriverTrevor Henry
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

6 th

Post Position

post position 4
Prepped with an easy 1:54 Mohawk qualifier on July 27, O’Brien Award winner came up sick & third [1:53.2] in the Goodtimes, set a fast pace & finished third [1:50.4] to Six Pack in the Dancer ...
 
horse

Classichap

Breeder
OwnerPurple Haze Stables
TrainerTrond Smedshammer
DriverTrond Smedshammer
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

7 th

Post Position

post position 1
Has quickly blossomed for Trond Smedshammer, rallied for second [1:51.4] behind Wolfgang in the Dancer, held off Tactical Landing in 1:51.1 on July 6 @ The Big M for his only career win...
 
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Patent Leather

Breeder
OwnerFashion Farms LLC
TrainerJim Campbell
DriverTim Tetrick
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

8 th

Post Position

post position 10
·         One of three Hambletonian starters for trainer Jim Campbell, Patent Leather has earned the least of three but holds the second fastest mark, a 1:52.3 mile taken at Pocono Downs in a division of the PA All-Stars. By Broadway Hall, who ea...
 
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Hat Trick Habit

Breeder
OwnerJohn E McGill, Brian K Carsey
TrainerScott DiDomenico
DriverBrian Sears
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

9 th

Post Position

post position 6
  ·         Competing for the Antonaccis in 13 of his 17 starts, Hat Trick Habit was sold to John McGill and Brian Carsey following his ninth-place finish in the $202,160 Goodtimes Trot at Woodbine Mohawk Park. The Donato Hanover colt made his de...
 
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FASHIONWOODCHOPPER

Breeder
OwnerFashion Farms LLC
TrainerJim Campbell
DriverDave Miller
Career Record
jersey

Finish Order

10 th

Post Position

post position 5
  ·         The colt is winless in eight races this year, but enters the Hambletonian off a second-place finish in a division of the Reynolds Memorial on July 28 at the Meadowlands. He finished second, beaten by a neck, to Met’s Hall and trotted ...