Chapter Seven won harness racing's prestigious $610,000 Breeders Crown Three-Year-Old Colt Trot in 1:53, paying $4.90 to win. Broad Bahn finished second, Daylon Magician was third and Dejarmbro finished fourth.
left for the lead, with sitting in second and Spectator K in third. took them by the quarter in :27.4.
had the lead down the backstretch. came first over and cleared the lead at the half in :56.4 (:29). came first over in third and was second over in fourth. Spectator K was shuffled back into fifth.
had the lead at three-quarters in 1:24.3 (:27.4). He broke immediately coming into the stretch. inherited the top, with to his outside and coming off cover. He immediately drew away by about 12 lengths and won. finished second, was third and finished fourth.
is a three-year-old colt by Windsong’s Legacy out of the mare La Riviera Lindy by . He has earned $341,703 in 2011. He is bred by Richard Banca. He is owned by Rich Gutnik, Garry Cocco, Southwind Farms and Jerry Silva. She is trained by Linda Toscano and Jeff Gregory was in the sulky.
“I got to start him off as a two-year-old now I get to finish him off as a three-year-old. I believe he had more [energy] left.” Jeff Gregory said.
“He came into this race as good as a horse could be.” Linda Toscano said.