HAMBURG, N.Y. --- Armed Dangerously needed everything in his arsenal to hang on for a nose victory over a hard-charging Fiorentina in the harness racing featured $10,500 Open Trot at Buffalo Raceway Friday night (March 21) in a lifetime best of 1:58.1.
It took every step for Armed Dangerously to capture his third victory in six starts in 2014. After finally disposing of a parked Detailer just past the half mile, Armed Dangerously had to prep himself for the stretch battle with the pocket-sitting Fiorentina.
In the lane, Fiorentina (.) kept inching closer on the outside but ran out of real estate as Armed Dangerously ($6.10) and driver . had just enough ammunition left to shoot down the late challenge. Ilovemymommy ( ) took the show position.
Owned by Michael Torcello and trained by, Armed Dangerously, a 5-year-old horse, has now been in the money five of six starts in 2014 and improved his bankroll to $17,528 this season and $160,528 lifetime.
The action continues on Saturday night at Buffalo Raceway with a 12-race card scheduled to get underway at 6:40 p.m. The $10,500 Open Pace is on tap along with the semi-finals of the Michael Scores Knockout Claiming Series.
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