Assigned outside in what became a five-horse field, the 2-5 choice led every sub-section (:27, :57, 1:25.1, 1:52.1). The final margin a length-and-a-quarter over a solid, first-up Statesman N (), with Sapphire City ( ) third. Take it Back Terry ( ) and Valentino ( ) came away with the remainder.
For P H Supercam, a 7-year-oldgelding owned by Bamond Racing and trained by , he returned $2.80 for his fourth win (third consecutive) in 13 seasonal starts. The exacta paid $11, with triple wagering cancelled due to the abbreviated assemblage.
Also of note Saturday, a $10,518 double-carryover in the Pick 5 wager meant a $25,000 guaranteed pool. The "free money" attracted $21,565 of fresh money, and the winning combination of 5-(2,6)-3-4-6 returned $328.25 for every two quarters.
by Frank Drucker, for Yonkers Raceway