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Water Jet Wins Venezuela Gr1 Internacional Del Caribe
Also in South America, star Venezuelan colt Water Jet (Water Poet-Fleet Jet, by Afleet) notched his 5th Gr1 triumph of the year with a 3.5-lengths victory in the Gr1 Clasico Internacional Del Caribe (1800m) for 3YOs at Hipodromo La Rinconada in Caracas. Water Jet (ridden by Emisael Jaramillo for trainer Gustavo Delgado) defeated fellow colts Gran Charlie (Voyageur-Sun Beauty, by Matador) & Jethro (Saarland-Alltappedout, by Signal Tap). Previously this year Water Jet also won September's Gr1 Clasico Copa Oro De Venezuela (2400m) at La Rinconada, July's Gr1 Clasico Republica Bolivariana De Venezuela (2400m) at La Rinconada, June's Gr1 Clasico Cria Nacional (2000m) at La Rinconada & May's Gr1 Clasico Jose Antonio Paez (1600m) at La Rinconada, as well as placing against older rivals in October's Gr1 Clasico Simon Bolivar (2400m) at La Rinconada.