Sherpa Guide Wins Shipman Stakes
Jul. 21, 2002
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NEW YORK (AP) _ Sherpa Guide beat Turnofthecentury by three lengths Sunday in Belmont Park's closing day feature, the 22nd running of the $81,475 Evan Shipman Stakes.
Mount Intrepid was a neck back to finished third of six horses.
The victory was the third in five starts this year for Sherpa Guide, who carried 116 pounds and Jose Santos 1 1-16 miles in 1:42 3-5 on the fast track to earn $48,820 for Berkshire Stud.
Sherpa Guide returned $5.00, $2.90 and $2.20. Turnofthecentury paid $3.20 and $2.40, and Mount Intrepid $2.60.
Racing shifts to Saratoga on Wednesday.