Big Hay Alice 2nd Career Start | Race Preview

Posted By on May 4, 2016 |


Big Hay Alice

BIg Hay Alice in the paddock at Aqueduct on 4/20.

 Big Hay Alice will make her 2nd start on Wednesday, May 4th in the 1st Race at Belmont Park. She drew the 2nd post position and will be ridden by jockey Manny Franco. Post time is 1:30 PM.

Race: Maiden Special Weight for 2 Year Old Fillies (Astoria Trials)
Distance: 5 Furlongs
Purse: $100,000
Additional bonuses totaling $25,000 available to NY Bred Owners and Trainers for 1st – 3rd finishes.
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Handicapping the Field…

Bear She Goes (15/1)
By Bernardi (100k). Purchased at auction for 18k in the March OBS Sale. Quick turnaround from sale to first race.

Big Hay Alice (10/1)
Finished 4th in her debut on 4/20 at Aqueduct, earning $7,500. First time lasix, should help her improve.

She’s Always Ready (9/5)
Purchased at OBS March sale for $145k after working 1/8th in a blazing 9.4 seconds. Makes a quick turnaround from the auction ring to the track. Ridden by leading jockey Jose Ortiz.

Summer Sally (8/5)

Holy Gold (5/2)
Showed impressive speed in debut on 4/20, finishing 2nd and earning 20k in the first Astoria Trial. Morning line favorite.