Miss Mariu, with Emisael Jaramillo, took the victory in the 9th race, this Thursday, July 4, at Gulfstream Park, in a Claiming of $17,000, giving Victor Barboza Jr his first victory in the recent started 2019 summer meet.
Jaramillo, who achieved 5 victories in the afternoon, ran behind the leading Trini Pleasure and in the final three furlongs asked Miss Mariu to run, running down the previous leader to get her second career victory in 10 starts, placing her earnings at $35,900
#5Jul Emisael Jaramillo logró 5 victorias en la jornada de este jueves en #GulfstreamPark la 3era de ella fue con Miss Mariu del entrenador venezolano Víctor Barboza Jr @VictorEBarboza #SummerMeet #Venezuela 🇻🇪 pic.twitter.com/PbF5HqG0m0
— Pascual Artiles (@artilespascualf) July 5, 2019
The 3-year-old filly daughter of Mark Valeski ouf of The Amateur by Quiet American, bred by Woodford Thoroughbreds, defended the colors of its owner, VEB Racing Stable Corp, leaving a final time of 1: 38.68 for the mile race (main track).
Barboza Jr got his 21st win of the year and No. 212 in his career in the United States.
By Pascual Artiles.