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Giant's Causeway Adds US Black-Type
Former Coolmore shuttler Giant's Causeway (Storm Cat-Mariah's Storm, by Rahy) added a US black-type success when 4YO entire Corporate Jungle (Giant's Causeway-Lady Carson, by Carson City) scored a half-length victory in the US$76,000 Listed Elkwood Stakes (8 furlongs on turf) at Monmouth Park in New Jersey. Corporate Jungle (ridden by Paco Lopez for trainer Chad Brown) defeated 6YO entire Successful Mission (Successful Appeal-Ava Knowsthecode, by Cryptoclearance) & fellow 4YO entire Gourmet Dinner (Trippi-Potluck Dinner, by Pentelicus). Corporate Jungle (a US$210,000 yearling at the 2009 Keeneland September Sale) took his record to 4 wins (also including March's Gr3 Appleton Handicap over 8 furlongs at Gulfstream Park) & a runner-up from 7 starts for US$172,259 earnings.