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Awesome Gem to run in Pacific Classic

Updated: August 20, 2010, 9:56 PM ET
By Steve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

DEL MAR, Calif. -- Awesome Gem can no longer be taken for granted in major stakes.

After winning the biggest race of his career in the Grade 1 Hollywood Gold Cup last weekend, Awesome Gem is scheduled to start in the $1 million Pacific Classic for the fourth consecutive year next Saturday, trying to improve on a second in 2007 and seventh-place finishes in 2008 and 2009.

Considering Awesome Gem's recent form, trainer Craig Dollase thinks the summer of milestones can continue in ...

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