Mr. and Mrs. William K. Warren Jr.’s City of Light concluded his racing career in electric fashion Saturday at Gulfstream Park, scoring a brilliant 5 ¾-length triumph in the $9 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1).
Chad Brown (Bricks and Mortar, 1st): “[Jockey] Irad [Ortiz Jr.] rode him beautiful. The horse came ready and handled the course. Everything worked out perfectly.”
Owner Margoth Purchases Spot in North America’s Richest Race
The Stronach Group, owners of the Pegasus World Cup, announced today an exciting new element to what has become, in just two short years, one of the premier events on the Thoroughbred racing calendar.
BELINDA STRONACH AT SANTA ANITA TO PRESENT BAFFERT & SMITH WITH 2017 PEGASUS WORLD CUP INVITATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RINGS
Hall of Fame trainer, Bob Baffert and Hall of Fame jockey, Mike Smith, who teamed for victory this past Saturday in the 81st running of the Grade I, $1 million Santa Anita Derby with Justify, took home some additional hardware