was an excellent weekend on the old trail, with some first-class
performances, not only by the winners, but several of the losers as
well. The latest Top 15 follows the column.
From a visual and statistical standpoint, Pioneerof the Nile’s victory in the Robert B. Lewis Stakes
(gr. II) was as impressive as we’ve seen this year. Sure, there were
more brilliant performances with outrageous speed figures, but the
bottom line is, Pioneerof the Nile looked like a Kentucky Derby winner…at least on a synthetic track.
Read the entire column here.