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Catcher In The Rye Adds Argentina Gr2
At San Isidro in Argentina, former Coolmore shuttler Catcher In The Rye (Danehill-Truly A Dream by Darshaan) added a Gr2 success when 3YO colt Pataques (Catcher in the Rye-Princesa Americana, by Stravinsky) scored by a half-length for trainer J.Etchechoury in the Gr2 Clasico 9 de Julio (1600m) for 3YOs+, over 4YO entire Uomo In Frac (Scrimshaw-Gazelle Belle, by Forest Gazelle) & fellow 3YO colt Met Day (Mutakddim-Super Sola, by Ghadeer). Pataques took his record to 6 wins (also including the Gr1 GP Montevideo & Gr2 Clasico Pippermint) & 4 placings (including the Gr1 GP de Las Americas OSAF) from 12 starts.