AWESOME EXPRESS (Orson Allen- Fundamental) showed speed from box 4 and hit the front on straightening to score a 2 1/4 length win over Believin’ Blade in a PB 16.39. The Rod Noden trained dog had been placed at 6 of his 15 runs prior to his breakthrough win.
SWEET POISON (Mogambo- Lady Deedee) and DIGITAL DOLL (Fernando Bale- Mary Doll) dead heated for first in a driving finish with the Judge unable to seperate the two on the line stopping the clock at 16.39. The John Magistro trained Sweet Poison ran home strongly to claim the early leader Digital Doll for Barry McPherson.
SO SALUBRIOUS (Sh Avatar- Cheeky Freyer) jumped well and led throughout to record her second career win defeating It IsMomentum by 3 lengths in a PB 16.29. The Pete Brown trained bitch ended a losing sequence of 10 starts in recoding her second career win in 17 starts.