Lucky Marty wins Aqueduct feature
May. 07, 1997
NEW YORK (AP) _ Lucky Marty drove between horses in the stretch and got up for a three-quarter length victory over favored Red Hot Iron in the $43,000 featured allowance sprint for fillies and mares at Aqueduct Wednesday.
The winner carried 117 pounds and Richard Migliore over six furlongs in 1:10 3-5.
Red Hot Iron finished four lengths ahead of third-place Nappelon in the seven-horse field.
The win was the second straight in sevens starts this year for Lucky Marty, who earned $25,800 for Morty Finkelstein.
The winner returned $11.20, $3.90 and $2.70. Red Hot Iron paid $3 and $2.50 and Nappelon was $2.80 to show.