WASHINGTON, PA, June 10, 2014 -- Looped from the gate, Tamarind persevered, made the lead at the quarter and collected an in-hand harness racing victory in a career-best 1:53.2 in Tuesday's $20,000 Winners Over $10,000 Life/Preferred Handicap Trot at The Meadows.
Tamarind tried for the front from post 6 but was denied the lead by Count Me In, who burst quickly from post 8. Under's urging, the 6-year-old son of -Spicegirl Kosmos kept to his business and defeated Count Me In by 1-3/4 lengths. Classicality rallied for show.
owns and trains Tamarind, who was won 15 times over the last two seasons and boasts a lifetime bankroll of $557,089. drove three winners on the 15-race card.
by Evan Pattack, for the Meadows