April 16, 2011 - 4:01pm
Aikenite wins the Grade 2 Commonwealth Stakes at Keeneland.
Aikenite, ridden by John Velazquez, prevailed in the Grade 2 Commonwealth Stakes at Keeneland. The 6-5 post-time favorite closed strongly to overpower Cool Bullet. The second choice at even money, Wise Dan, finished fourth in the field of five. The owner of Aikenite, Dogwood Stable, won their...
April 16, 2011 - 3:44pm
The Grade 2 Commonwealth Stakes is the second of four consecutive stakes races on Keeneland's card.
The Grade 2 $175,000 Commonwealth Stakes is the second of four stakes races on today's Keeneland card. Wise Dan is the morning line favorite at 7-5. Although he's coming off of a layoff, having not raced since November, he does have a win over the surface. Wise Dan won the Grade 3 Phoenix at...