Sunday, October 2, 2016
California Chrome ’s winning margin in the $300,000 Awesome Again (gr. I)was 2 1/4 lengths over Dortmund, but anyone who watched knows better. Watch Video
Under pressure on the outside by Dortmund through most of the 1 1/8-mile test at Santa Anita Park, California Chrome clicked off very fast fractions, inched away from his rival in the backstretch with a little asking from jockey Victor Espinoza, opened up a clear lead in the turn, and galloped geared down to the wire in the final strides.
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