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Zensational Wins US Gr1 Triple Bend Handicap
Former Arrowfield Stud shuttler Unbridled's Song (Unbridled-Trolley Song, by Caro) added a Gr1 triumph when 3YO colt Zensational (Unbridled's Song-Joke, by Phone Trick) won the US$296,000 Gr1 Triple Bend Handicap (7 furlongs) for 3YOs & up by 1-length at Hollywood Park in California. Front-running Zensational (ridden by Viktor Espinoza for trainer Bob Baffert) defeated Rush With Thunder (Tribal Rule-Gentle Words, by Bertrando) & Noble Court (Doneraile Court-Grey Dawn Grey, by Grindstone). The win took Zensational's record to 3 wins from 5 starts and earnings of US$249,300.