On the day of this Friday, June 7, Chiqui the Gray wins wire to wire for the new owner and trainer combination.
The daughter of Flashpoint out of Fooled by Fools by Petionville, who was claimed by Barboza on March 31, had the mount of Emisael Jaramillo, now defending the silks of Granpollo Stable.
The filly born and bred in Florida by Loren Nichols, obtained her 2nd victory in just 3 presentations, leaving her earnings in $26,800.
The competition corresponded to a $22,000 claiming of and was held in the main track (6 furlongs and a half), Chiqui the Gray left a final time of 77.70 with splits of 21.95 in the first quarter (400 meters), half mile (800m) in 45.35 and 3/4 of a mile (1200m) in 71.18.
Victor Barboza Jr achieved his 9th victory in the current summer meeting, 17 so far in 2019. He remains among the most outstanding trainer in the state of Florida.
Congratulations to its owner, Granpollo Stable (David Geofrey) to all the winning connections.
By Pascual Artiles