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Tackleberry pulls another surprise

Updated: February 12, 2011, 10:55 PM ET
By Mike Welsch | Daily Racing Form

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. -- The amazing Tackleberry did it again.

Two weeks after posting a 27-1 shocker in the $500,000 Sunshine Millions Classic, Tackleberry returned to upset the 4-5 Soaring Empire by two lengths in Saturday's 150,000 Gulfstream Park Sprint Championship Stakes.

Tackleberry, who is owned and trained by Luis Olivares, benefited from a perfect ride by Javier Santiago. Soaring Empire, on the other hand, had an eventful day, beginning when he reared in the gate and ...

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