Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Hot Springs headlines entries for the Commonwealth Turf (G3) at Churchill Downs on Saturday.
Hot Springs is a winner of three races over Churchill’s Matt Winn Turf Course, scoring impressive maiden and allowance victories prior to his one-length win in the $100,000 Jefferson Cup on Sept. 29.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10
COMMONWEALTH TURF (G3), Churchill Downs, 1 1/16 Miles (T), 3YOs
MARZO, 3YO gelding by Medaglia d’Oro – Spring Party ($1 million, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent; Buyer- M. V. Magnier) O- Marc Detampel; B- Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings (KY); T- Ben Colebrook
ZERO GRAVITY, 3YO gelding by Orb – Freedom Rings ($65,000, 2015 Nov Breeding Stock, Consignor- Lane’s End, agent, Buyer- Govenor Stable; $125,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Dromoland Farm, agent, Buyer- Barry & Joni Butzow) O- Barry & Joni Butzow; B- Peter Berglar (FL); T- Joe Sharp
HOT SPRINGS, 3YO colt by Uncle Mo – Magical Victory ($750,000, 2016 Sept Yearling, Consignor- Columbiana Farm, agent; Buyer- Lane’s End) O- Woodford Racing; B- Bo Hirsch (KY); T- Steve Asmussen