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Send In the Clowns Wins Argentina Gr1 Martinez De Hoz
In South America, Brazilian-bred 4YO entire Send In the Clowns (Know Heights-Heavenly Dancer, by Fitzcarraldo) scored a 1.5-lengths victory in Argentina's Gr1 Gran Premio Miguel Alfredo Martinez De Hoz (2000m on turf) at San Isidro in Buenos Aires. Send In the Clowns (ridden by Rodrigo Cunz for trainer Alfredo Gaitan Dassie) defeated favoured fellow 4YO entire Fuego E Hierro (Pure Prize-Fusillette, by Candy Stripes) & 8YO entire Life Of Victory (Incurable Optimist-La Gran Portada, by Hidden Prize). Send Inthe Clowns took his record to 3 wins (also including 2010's Argentine Gr2 Clasico Chacabuco over 2500m at Palermo) & 4 runners-up (including 2010's Argentine Gr1 Gran Premio Carlos Pellegrini over 2400m at San Isidro & 2009's Argentine Gr2 Clasico Provincia De Buenos Aires over 2400m at San Isidro) from 9 starts.