March 16, 2015
Breeder Jim Miller (our friend/client) enjoyed a win on Saturday at Oakland Park.
RAZORBACK H.-GIII, $250,000, OPX, 3-14, 4yo/up,1 1/16m, 1:44 4/5, gd.
RACE DAY, 115, c, 4, by Tapit
1st Dam: Rebalite, by More Than Ready ($120,000 RNA yrl '12 KEESEP; $285,000 HRA >14 KEENOV).
O-Matthew Schera; B-James Miller (KY);
T-Todd A Pletcher; J-John R Velazquez. $150,000.
Lifetime Record: 7-4-1-2, $250,450.
Winning rider John Velazquez said, "There was a lot of pace in his last race at Gulfstream and he didn't get a good break. Today, he broke well. I loved the way he was running into the first turn. When he came down the lane, he put up a good fight. Race Day's dam Rebalite is a half-sister to MGISW millionaire Lite Light (Majestic Light), who produced English Group 2 winner Saddad (Gone West), and GSW Nite Light (ThunderGulch). Rebalite has a 2-year-old colt named Wage Acceleration (Quality Road) and a yearling filly by Congrats.