Mack Grace SM (7m CC's Chuckie T-Ambro Gace SM-) dominated a good field for a five length victory in the 297,000 euro Gran Premio Turilli Nazzione at Napoli today. He completed the 2100 meter autostart course in 1.14.kr (in the rain) under no urging from teamster Roberto Andreghetti. Mack Grace SM now has 46 wins in 88 career starts for earning in excess of 1.29 million euro. In the last twelve months he has 17 wins in 18 appearances exhibiting performance that may warrant a Prix d'Amerique try. Napoleon Bar gave a good effort chasing the winner for and held second from Oibambam Effe and Laika EK.
Napoli, Gran Premio Turilli C. Nazzione, Gr. I, 297,000 euro purse, 2100 meters autostart 1.14kr
1st Mack Grace SM (7m CC's Chuckie T-Ambro Grace SM-), Roberto Andreghetti
2nd Napoleon Bar (6m-Dalmazia- ),
3rd Oibambam Effe (5m Ckassic Photo-Etna Sec-), Andrea Guzzinati
4th Laika EK (8f Atlas Fighter L-Antifaz-),
Two year-olds went to battle in the 187,000 euro Gran Premio Allevatori and Sceicco (2m-Iitu- ) with Andrea Guzzinati up wore down pacesetter Specialess and drew off for the three length win over Satchmo As (that was six for eight going into this race). Specialess held third in the event with the winner clocked in 1.15.3kr.
Napoli, Gran Premio Allevatori Tris Gr. I, two year-olds, 187,000 euro purse, 2100 meters autostart 1.15.3
1st Sceicco (2m-Iutu- ), Andrea Guzzinati
2nd Satchmo As (2m Daguet Rapide-Gelosia dei Fiori-), Robert Andreghetti driving, winner of six in eight starts before today
3rd Specialess (2m-Enna Dra- ), And. Vitagliano
by Thomas H. Hicks for Harnesslink.com