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Oak Lawn Park 2021   Horse Racing

Started 1/20/21 by gerchgo; 5533 views.
In reply toRe: msg 38
gerchgo

From: gerchgo

4/17/21

Good for Latruska!!great stretch run!!

  • Edited April 17, 2021 7:15 pm  by  gerchgo
Derby132

From: Derby132

4/17/21

Wow!!! That was a battle!!!!

cigarello

From: cigarello

4/17/21

Very exciting race

gerchgo

From: gerchgo

4/17/21

MG seemed to fight FG in stretch there, or was just mad Latruska got by her?!

poochluv2

From: poochluv2

4/17/21

I was so disappointed by MG’s loss ,but still thrilled by her grit,heart and determination! She will stay a true champion ,not matter what her future holds. Interesting how losing  by two inches is such a big difference in money and prestige.  Kudos to Ortiz with Latruska, in an ironic way ,it is good to see on any given day a horse could have the race of their life!

As far as my other favorite Swiss Skydiver, I felt really badly as she never was in contention in the stretch,and the announcer said she got ranked when the other horses switched positions. I amsure Kenny McPeek is very upset,as he was so confident.  I still believe in her talent,but what takes a horse to greatness is consistency,and she did not show it today! Hope she comes back and co,Pete’s well in the next race!

gerchgo

From: gerchgo

4/17/21

I’m sure they’ll all be fine, they don’t always have perfect days, but we’ll see how they come out of the race. I’m looking forward to them all meeting up again!

Potsdam2

From: Potsdam2

4/17/21

I was so pleased with Letruska. I was interested in the race because the thought was it was either MG or SSD. Then, there was commentary before the race that Letruska didn't have enough class. That got my back up, and I was  in the Letruska camp. I am sure I willed her to win;-)  More likely Irad had something to do with it!

gerchgo

From: gerchgo

4/17/21

I think perhaps Irad channeled you through the race!!

It bothers me too when they start downplaying pedigree or class!

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