By Johnny Decena
Pasisimulan na ang pinakahihintay na Triple Crown stakes races bukas sa pista ng San Lazaro Leisure Park in Carmona, Cavite.
May seven entries but five in numbers, at ang mga ito ay sina Misha ni L.M Javier, Jr., Victorious Colt ni J.A.G., Zialcita coupled entry Wonderland/Speedmatic ni H.S. Esguerra at Talitha Koum ni G.R. Raquidan.
Nakataya dito ay P1,800,000, P675,000, P375,000 at P150,000 for the first to fourth placers, respectively, plus P100,000 to the breeder of the winning horse plus trophy to the winning owner, trainer and jockey.
Philracom ang sponsor ng 1,600-meter event.
Ang akibat nitong Hopeful Stakes Race naman ay may 13 entries, namely Sumilon Island, Lion’s Gate, Sheer, Congressional, Jacqueline, Princess Eowyn, Hamlet, Fast Strider, Perlas ng Silangan at Goldsmith.
May nakatayang P1,000,000 kung saan ang first to fourth placers ay tatanggap ng premyong P600,000, P225,000, P125,000 at P50,000 respectively.
Breeder’s purse ay P30,000.
Sikaping makarating ng alas tres ng hapon upang masaksihan ang Philracom sponsored P500,000” 3-yo Locally Bred Stakes Race.
So there… see you guys at Samson’s Billiard OTB and/or at Obet dela Paz Momay’s Carinderia OTB at Marick, Cainta… Good Luck!!!