Gulfstream Park Replay Show | December 20, 2017

“He did too well not to run here,” Violette said of the decision. “Everything he did said run. He ate well, he shipped up here well, he breezed well last Sunday and came out of it good, his blood work came back well, so [I said], ‘OK, stupid, stop being a chicken and run him.’”

“I will talk to the owners and enjoy this race but the Jockey Gold Cup will certainly be part of the plan.

Rick Violette, Jr., Trainer of the winner

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