Tour of the Cat Wins Miami Mile
Sep. 01, 2003
MIAMI (AP) _ Tour of the Cat beat Last Stand by 2 1/2 lengths Monday in the $150,000 Miami Mile Breeders' Cup Handicap at Calder Race Course.
Tour of the Cat, ridden by Abad Cabassa Jr., covered a mile in 1:38.6 and paid $8.60, $5.20 and $3.80.
Last Stand paid $10 and $5.40, and Lavendar's Lad returned $5.20 to show.
Tour of the Cat, a 5-year-old son of Tour d'Or, has won nine of 30 starts. Owned by Double G Stable, he has $696,261 in earnings.
The 10-horse race was moved off the turf because of rain.