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Coil Wins Gr1 Santa Anita Sprint Championship
At Santa Anita in California, 4YO entire Coil (Point Given-Eversmile, by Theatrical) scored by a head for trainer Bob Baffert in the US$250,000 Gr1 Santa Anita Sprint Championship (1200m) for 3YOs+ on dirt, over 5YO entire Capital Account (Closing Argument-Accountess, by Private Account) & 3YO colt Jimmy Creed (Distorted Humor-Hookedonthefeelin, by Citidancer). Coil took his record to 6 wins (including the Gr1 Haskell Stakes in July 2011 at Monmouth & Gr3 Affirmed Handicap in June 2011 at Hollywood) & 4 placings (including the Gr1 Goodwood Stakes at Santa Anita, Gr2 Swaps Handicap & Gr2 Pat O'Brien Stakes at his last starts) from 11 starts.