KINGSTON, Jamaica – The massive $5 million carryover Pick-9 exotic wager just got underway on the second race on the mid-week programme at Caymanas Park with 5-2 chance Foot Soldier upsetting the 4-5 favourite and banker for many, Top Eagle.
Ridden by Robert Halledeen and trained by Leroy Tomlinson, Foot Soldier exchanged the lead several times with Top Eagle (Shane Ellis) in the 9 + 25 yards event before pulling away entering the straight.
The winning time was 2:00.2. Top Eagle at 4-5 ended in second position with Buckaluck third.
|RACE 2 $250-200,000 CLAIM (3-Y-O&UP) 9F&25YARDS 1:00 PM|
|1||2||Foot Soldier||Robert Halledeen||5-2||$178||$54|
|2||3||Top Eagle||Shane Ellis||4-5||$54|
|4||4||Union Four||Milton Powell||58-1|
|TRAINER: Leroy Tomlinson|
|Splits - 27.3 x 54.2 x 1:15.3 x 1:45.2 Time: 2:00.2 Margins: 3 1/2 x 13 1/2 - 7 RAN|