Casiguapo finished 6 1/4 lengths off the lead to run 5th in the Amsterdam Stakes (Grade 2) at Saratoga on Saturday, July 26th. The 3-year-old colt by Sightseeing added $6,000 to his career earnings of over $310,000. We wish all the best to Casiguapo and his connections moving forward. Watch a replay of the race and view the complete results here:
Multiple graded stakes placed Casiguapo (Sightseeing – Emerald Buddha, by Buddha) looks to knock down his first stakes victory this Saturday, July 26th at Saratoga in the Grade 2 Amsterdam Stakes. The chestnut colt seems to have taken well to his return to the Saratoga dirt after posting a solid 4 furlong workout in 47.50 on July 19th over the same track where he ran second in the Grade 1 Hopeful Stakes last September. Casiguapo was bred in Kentucky by the University of Kentucky’s Maine Chance Farm on a donated season and was last seen closing strong to get up for second in the Cherokee Run Stakes at Gulfstream Park on July 5th. Good luck to owner All American Horses LLC, trainer Mario Morales, and jockey Jose Lezcano. Post time for the 6 1/2 furlong contest is 4:57 PM EDT. View the full entries for the race here:
Be on the lookout for Casiguapo to cash in on the $75,000 Cherokee Run Stakes at Gulfstream Park on Saturday, July 5th. The chestnut son of Sightseeing is trained by Mario Morales for All American Horses LLC. A fan favorite, Casiguapo (translation: “almost handsome”) was bred on a donated season by the University of Kentucky’s Maine Chance Farm. The multiple graded stakes placed earner of over $290,000 looks to pick up his first win of the year.