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Point Of Entry Wins US Gr1 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic
Also at Belmont Park, 4YO entire Point of Entry (Dynaformer-Matlacha Pass, by Seeking The Gold) scored by 1.75-lengths for trainer C McGaughey III in the US$600,000 Gr1 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational Stakes (12 furlongs) for 3YOs+ on turf, over fellow 4YO entire Treasure Beach (Galileo-Honorine, by Mark Of Esteem) & 5YO entire Kindergarden Kid (Dynaformer-Amelia, by Dixieland Band). A homebred for the Phipps Stable, Point of Entry took his record to 7 wins (including last start's Gr1 Sword Dancer Invitational Stakes at Saratoga, and the Gr1 Man o' War Stakes at Belmont Park, as well as Gr2 Elkhorn Stakes at Keeneland earlier in 2012) from 14 starts.