Thursday’s Racing Roundup
Undated (AP) _ Exclusive Partner, carrying a weight of 117 and Chris Antley, raced to a three-quarter length victory in the $40,000 Ambers Morn Handicap for 3-year- olds and up at Belmont Park Thursday.
Racing over the soft course, Exclusive Partner went the mile in 1:38 1-5 to record his second victory in nine starts this year. Feeling Gallant, 112 and Randy Romero was runner-up followed by Wollaston with Eddie Maple riding.
Exclusive Partner earned $24,000 for Paul Cornman and returned $4, $3.20 and $2.80 as the favorite. Feeling Gallant paid $6 and $3.80 and Wollaston returned $6.40 to show.
Best and Bold toyed with four rivals before running off through the stretch for a five and three-quarter length victory in the $17,000 Leisure Club Purse at Laurel Race Course.
The 7-5 shot was timed in 1:38 2-5 for a mile with jockey Wayne Barnett to pay $4.80, $3.60 and $3.20 for his second win of the year.
Eighth Edition, $4.40 and $2.40, finished second by a half-length over Southern Appeal, returning $2.60 to show.