Fulsome swoops to take the Gr.3 Smarty Jones Stakes
The three-year-old Into Mischief colt returned to form to capture the $300,000 Gr.3 Smarty Jones Stakes on 24th August at Parx Racing.
Taken from The Bloodhorse.com, 24th August 2021, by Byron King:
Fifth of six after a half-mile under Florent Geroux, he swooped to take command coming into the stretch and pulled away to score by two lengths over Alonzo.
The Brad Cox trainee raced eight-and-a-half furlongs on a fast track in 1:45.57, to win in the Smarty Jones, Parx's prep for its $1 million Gr.1 Pennsylvania Derby in September.
Fulsome is one of 7 foals of racing age out of the winning Distorted Humor mare Flourish. Four of her foals are winners, two of them, Mr Darcy and Citrus Burst, are stakes placed.