|CRM Livewire Wins Inaugural Masterpiece Challenge Paint & Appaloosa Stakes Tonight at Lone Star Park
(Grand Prairie, Texas - Saturday, November 3, 2012) - Post time favorite Crm Livewire put in a stellar performance to win the inaugural $27,330 Masterpiece Challenge Paint and Appaloosa Stakes tonight at Lone Star Park.
Owned by Dan Jones and trained by Matt Whitekiller, the three-year-old colt by Cartel Success, broke alertly from the outside post, and was on his game tonight, crossing the finish line three-quarters of a length in front of Sw Eye Candy. It was another neck back to Spotless Redneck who finished third. Jockey Cody Smith rode Crm Livewire for the win stopping the tele-timer at 19.844 for the 400-yard distance over a fast track.
With the win, Crm Livewire improved his lifetime stats to Six wins from 17 starts, and with the winners’ share of $16,670, increased his lifetime earnings to $75,460.
Crm Livewire paid $3.00, 2.40, 2.20; runner-up Sw Eye Candy returned $6.80, 4.40, and Spotless Redneck paid $4.00 for show. Rawhide Legend, Dosofme, Ivory Queen and Bp Cartels Paint completed the order of finish.
Imachickenkicker Victorious in Grade 1 Lone Star Speedhorse Paint & Appaloosa Futurity
After trading bumps at the start Shirley Wheeler's Imachickenkicker, kicked it in high gear to win the first running of the Grade 1, $103,762 Lone Star Speedhorse Paint & Appaloosa Futurity tonight.
Trained by Luis Villfranco, the filly by Dos Poruno ran the 400 yards in 20.059 seconds over a fast track with jockey Roy Baldillez aboard. Second place went to Super Glide Harley and third went to Rah.
Imachickenkicker now has three wins, two seconds and two thirds from 10 lifetime starts and with the $39,430 winners share tonight, has increased his bankroll to $82,987.
Imachickenkicker paid $11.80, 5.40, 5.60; runner-up Super Glide Harley returned $14.20, 10.60, and Rah paid $12.40 for show. Favorite, Lajollas Mr Big Stuff, Hesa Sweet First Down, Ld Flashback, Kaylees Krazy Paint, Laus Deo and Jes Dance completed the order of finish.
On The Track: Live racing wraps up for the 2012 Fall Meeting of Champions next week. Final three days are Thursday, Friday and Saturday, November 8, 9 and 10. Featured are the Texas Classic Juvenile, Derby (Grade 1) and Futurity (Grade 1) on closing day, November 10, 2012.
Thursday night is the last Senior Citizens and Military Discount Night of the 2012 Fall Meeting of Champions season. All senior citizens, age 62 or older with a valid I.D., or members of any branch of the military, with a valid military I.D., receive free general admission.
Pepsi Can Offer Thursday, November 8. Bring any Pepsi can to Lone Star Park and receive a Pepsi track pack good for One (1) Free General Admission and One (1) Free Large Pepsi. This offer is only available in the Grandstand for live racing.
At The Bar & Book: Join us each Monday through Friday from 4-7 p.m. for Happy Hour. Included are $3 well drinks and $2 select domestic drafts!
Thursday nights at the Bar & Book come play in the World Poker Tour Amateur Poker League. Two sessions each Thursday, 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. and it's free to play! Mutuel vouchers awarded weekly, monthly and annually.
Join us on Saturday, November 10 at 10:30 a.m. at Bar & Book for a free handicapping seminar hosted by Track Announcer, John Lies! John will preview Hollywood Park's season and provide expert analysis into the day's race card. Don't miss it!