Sunday afternoon featured the second leg of the Jim Derue Memorial Trotting Series at Saratoga Casino and Raceway.
The series for young trotters had 2 divisions each going for a purse of $7,500. Jimmer () was once again the fastest and most impressive winner of the second leg of the Derue Series.
piloted Jimmer to a victory getting away fourth from the rail, moving second over after the half and pulling 3 wide on the backside, clearing at the ¾ mark and pulling away to win by six lengths.
The four year old trotter’s sixth win of the season came in 1:59.1 two and one fifth seconds faster than Goshen who claimed the win in the series other division.
The series final with a purse of $25,000 will be run during next Sunday’s card.
Live racing resumes at Saratoga on Wednesday evening with a first post time of 6:45 pm.