2011 Breeders' Cup Mile Profile: Gio Ponti [Breeders' Cup]

Gio Ponti

Brown horse, age 6
Sire:  Tale of the Cat
Dam:  Chipeta Springs (by Alydar)
Trainer: Christophe Clement
Owner:  Castelton Lyons
Jockey:  R Dominguez
Color of Silks: Dark green; black stripe on sleeves
Lifetime Earnings: $6,049,800

Lifetime Stats:  28 starts                       
          12 wins  
                 10 seconds  
                  1 thirds

Key Races
    Grade 1 Shadwell Turf Mile (2011) - first
    Grade 1 Breeders' Cup Mile (2010) - second
Interesting Fact: Gio Ponti has hit the board in 23 of his 28 races.


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