SELL THE BUGGY STAYS UNDEFEATED WITH HOLIDAY WIN
For Immediate Release
Monday, May 26, 2014
OKLAHOMA CITY – Remington Park’s Memorial Day program of racing began with heavy rain and dark skies. However, after race two the skies cleared, the sun began to shine on those in attendance and Sell The Buggy remained perfect in her career, winning a $22,100 allowance in the final race on the holiday.
Owned and bred in Oklahoma by Dream Walkin Farms, Inc. of Norman, Okla. and trained by Sleepy Gilbreath, Sell The Buggy was ridden by G.R. Carter. The 3-year-old filly quickly took the lead in the 350-yard event and then held on to win by a neck over a hard-charging Separate Cartel. JJ Hitman was third.
Sell The Buggy handled the distance in :17.363 seconds over a sloppy track. She was 3-1 in the betting and paid $8.40 to win, $4.20 to place and $3 to show. Separate Cartel returned $9.80 to place and $5.40 to show. JJ Hitman was the beaten wagering favorite at 2-1 odds, paying $2.60 to show.
Sell The Buggy has just three career starts, all at Remington Park, and all have found her visiting the winner’s circle. A daughter of PYC Paint Your Wagon from the Dash For Cash mare Cash Finale, Sell The Buggy now has total earnings of $36,024.
The 2014 American Quarter Horse & Mixed-breed Season is down to its final three race dates. All three racing programs for the final weekend will begin at different times:
- Friday, May 30 racing starts at 6pm.
- The “Mega-Card” of racing on Saturday, May 31 will begin at 5pm and boasts over $2 million in purse money, featuring the $1,000,000 Heritage Place Futurity.
- Sunday afternoon racing on June 1 is underway at 1:30pm. All times are Central.
Opening daily at 10:30am, Remington Park features the Bricktown Brewery on the casino floor. Admission, general parking and valet parking are always free at Remington Park, home of the $1,020,980 Heritage Place Futurity and $250,000 Remington Park Championship on Saturday, May 31, 2014.
Tracked by over 51,000 fans on Facebook and 5,000 Twitter followers, Remington Park is Oklahoma City’s only Racetrack & Casino and is located at the junction of Interstates 35 & 44, in the heart of the Oklahoma City Adventure District. For more information, reservations and group bookings please call 405-424-1000, 866-456-9880 or visit remingtonpark.com.