Dover, Del--- C'mon Buzz Off and longshot The Onlyest One, not only won both ends of the twin $20,000 Claiming Allowance paces, but each registered the same winning time of 1:54.3 over a track rated as 'sloppy' at Dover Downs on Tuesday, Dec. 10.
piloted C'mon Buzz Off, a -C'mon Frankie four-year-old he trains and co-owns with his dad, Toby Lynch to victory in a $20,000 3&4-Year-old claiming allowance holding off fast closing 14-1 What's The Story (Vic Kirby). Hot Roddy ( ) finished third. The win was the10th of the year for C'mon Buzz Off, now a winner of $108,680 this season.
In the companion $20,000 claimer, The Onlyest One, off at 10-1, was driven to victory byfor trainer Ken Mitchell and Freida Ivory. An altered son of -Canaco Lily, the four-year-old won for the first time in 2013 by holding off On Eagles Wings ( ) and race favorite Cactus Billy ( ).
The longest shot on the card came whendrove 37-1 Jay Baxter's Chester Fitch to a 1:55.2 win in a $15,000 Male Claiming pace.
and led all drivers with two winners.
Cash On Delivery and Awsome Valley, both winners last week, head the $20,000 Open/Handicap trot, the Wednesday feature race.
Monday through Thursday racing begins at 4:30 p.m. There is no live racing on Fridays and Saturdays. Sunday post time is 5:30 p.m.
There is no charge for parking or admission when visiting Dover Downs. Harness and thoroughbred simulcasts are featured from 12 Noon until 12 Midnight in the Dover Downs Race and Sports Book. Reservations are suggested for dining in the Winner's Circle restaurant. Call 302-674-4600 for reservations.
by Marv Bachrad for Dover Downs