Little Mike Wins Joe Hirsch Turf Classic at Belmont Park
Las Vegas, NV - The $600,000 Grade 1 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic went down at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York on Saturday, September 28. Little Mike ended a string of disappointing results by posting the upset win at 7-1 odds while 4-5 favorite Big Blue Kitten finished second. Little Mike, in turn earned an automatic bid into the Breeders' Cup Turf on November 2. Real Solution finished a length behind the top pair in third. It was only a head farther back in fourth to Slumber while Twilight Eclipse, Imagining, King Kreesa, Nutello and Joes Blazin Aaron completed the order of finish. Boisterous scratched.
Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Race Results & Payouts
Times In 100ths: :23.92 :47.70 1:11.57 1:35.70 2:00.33 2:25.00
Winning Trainer: Romans Dale | Owner: Vaccarezza Priscilla
Unplaced Horses Listed In Order Of Finish.
Also Ran: Slumber (GB), Twilight Eclipse, Imagining, King Kreesa, Nutello And Joes Blazing Aaron
$2 Exacta (7-2) Paid: $46.00, $2 Trifecta (7-2-4) Paid: $173.50, $2 Pick 3 (8-1-7) 3 Correct Paid: $325.50 Pick 3 Pool $90,817.00 , $2 Daily Double (1-7) Paid: $56.50 Daily Double Pool $125,858.00