Rip's Meadowlands Picks for Friday, Aug. 1
UPFRONTSTRIKESGOLD drops in class after good second. Post hurts CSI WHAT'S MY NAME, especially in amateur affair.
Allstar Rating wins Adioo Volo in Meadows record
Allstar Rating got the jump on a crowded field, then overpowered the tiring leader down the backside to capture Saturday's $114,174 Quinton Patterson Adioo Volo at The Meadows in 1:49, fastest mile ever paced at The Meadows by a filly or mare.
Freedomformysoul sets Monticello track mark
Freedomformysoul established a new Monticello Raceway track record for freshman pacing colts on Monday afternoon when Jim Morrill Jr. drove the son of If I Can Dream to a 1:55.2 triumph in their division of the $110,000 New York Sires Stakes .
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Winning fast at Fury on the Fairway
If Saturday's weather did not bring in a storm, then the fighters of the Fury on the Fairway MMA event at The Golf Club at Southwind's clubhouse sure did as several local amateur fighters partook in the fighting festivities.