2002 Breeders' Cup Classic winner Volponi retired
NEW YORK - Volponi, winner of the Breeders' Cup Classic in 2002, has been retired from racing and will stand in 2004 at an undisclosed farm in Kentucky, trainer and part-owner P.G. Johnson said on Monday.
Volponi, by Cryptoclearance out of the Sir Harry Lewis mare Prom Knight, retires with a career record of 7 wins in 31 starts and $3.2 million in earnings. His biggest win was the 2002 Classic, in which he scored by a record 6 1/2 lengths at 43.50-1.
Johnson, who owns Volponi with ...
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