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Mucho Macho Man Wins US Gr1 Awesome Again Stakes
At Santa Anita in the US, 5YO entire Mucho Macho Man (Macho Uno-Ponche de Leona, by Ponche) scored by 4.25-lengths for trainer Katherine Ritvo in the US$250,000 Gr1 Awesome Again Stakes (9 furlongs) for 3YOs+, over 4YO entire Paynter (Awesome Again-Tizso, by Cee's Tizzy) & 5YO gelding Soi Phet (Tizbud-Summer Jersey, by Siberian Summer). This was Mucho Macho Man's first Gr1 victory and took his record to 7 wins (including the Gr2 Risen Star Stakes & Gr2 Gulfstream Park Handicap) & 11 placings (including the Gr1 Breeders' Cup Classic) from 22 starts.