Green Gratto Wins Carter Handicap at Aqueduct Racetrack
The $400,000 G1 Carter Handicap took place Saturday, April 8 at Aqueduct Racetrack in South Ozone Park, New York. Horses four years old and upward were featured as they took to Keeneland's dirt track and raced seven furlongs. It was 54-1 longshot Green Gratto that ran the best of his 53 race career and pulled the major upset in the field of nine, emerging by just a neck over 4-5 favorite Unified. 5-2 second choice Tommy Macho finished an even third with All Star Red, Ocean Knight, Spartiatis, King Kranz, Sassicaia and Awesome Banner completing the order of finish.
2017 Carter Handicap Race Results & Payoffs
- $2 Exacta (7-8) Paid: $329.50
- $1 Trifecta (7-8-2) Paid: $615.50
- $1 Superfecta (7-8-2-1) Paid: $3,185.00
- $2 Daily Double (2/7) Paid: $163.00
- $2 Pick 3 (3/2/7) Paid: $1,952.00