Summer Bird eyes Gold Cup
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- Summer Bird came out of his victory in Saturday's $1 million Shadwell Travers Stakes in good order and will most likely remain in New York to run in the $750,000 Jockey Club Gold Cup at Belmont Park on Oct 3., trainer Tim Ice said Sunday morning.
The Gold Cup would serve as Summer Bird's final prep before making a bid for the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic over the Pro-Ride surface at Santa Anita on Nov. 7. While Ice didn't rule out running Summer Bird in the ...
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