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Nyquist Wins Gr1 Del Mar Futurity Stakes
At Del Mar in the US, 2YO colt Nyquist (Uncle Mo-Seeking Gabrielle, by Forestry) maintained his perfect record when scoring by 3.75-lengths geared down for trainer Doug O'Neill in the US$300,000 Gr1 Del Mar Futurity Stakes (7 furlongs) for 2YOs, over fellow juvenile colts Swipe (Birdstone-Avalanche Lily, by Grand Slam) & Blameitonthelaw (Blame-Letter of the Law, by Stormy Atlantic). Nyquist took his record to 3 wins (including the Gr2 Best Pal Stakes) from 3 starts for US$333,600 earnings. The win provided Coolmore shuttler Uncle Mo with his first Gr1 winner.