Irish Strait Wins Red Bank Stakes at Monmouth Park
The $100,000 G3 Red Bank Stakes was run Saturday, May 27 at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, New Jersey. Horses three years old and upward took to Monmouth Park's turf track and raced one mile. Isabelle de Tomaso's homebred, 9-1 shot Irish Strait posted the gate-to-wire 2 1/4 length win for his first ever graded stakes score. 3-1 second choice Synchrony rallied for second in the field of 10 with Rose Brier another 2 1/4 lengths in third as the 7-2 third choice. Can'thelpbelieving was fourth while Special Envoy, Marengo Road, Weekend Express, 2-1 race favorite All Included, Call First and Schoolofhardrocks completed the order of finish. Adirondack King, Encryption and Just Call Kenny scratched.