Julian De Mora’s Circular Rainbow rallied from off the pace
before drawing clear late in the lane to capture the $42,000 allowance/optional
claiming feature at Monmouth Park on Friday by five lengths.
Jorge Navarro and ridden by Pedro Cotto Jr., Circular Rainbow returned $5.40,
$3 and $2.20 as the 8-5 favorite in the field of six fillies. Pacesetter Atthispointintime completed the
$22.80 exacta and paid $4.20 and $2.60.
It was another four lengths back to Jennie Says So, who paid $3.20 to
show. The time for six furlongs over a
sloppy main track was 1:11 4/5.
3-year-old by Circular Quay from the Holy Bull mare Rainbow Wish, Circular
Rainbow has won three of her 11 lifetime starts.
continues at Monmouth
Park on Friday, July 12 –
gates open 11:30 a.m., first post 12:50 p.m.