Thursday, December 5, 2013
Alpaca Fina wins Big A feature
NEW YORK -- Alpaca Fina rallied for a half-length victory over Winekeeper, giving Aqueduct trainer leader David Jacobson a 1-2 finish Thursday in the $72,000 allowance feature.
Alpaca Fina, ridden by Cornelio Velasquez, raced to her third win in four starts. She paid $15, $5.80, $2.90. Winekeeper returned $4.90 and $2.80, and Summertime Friend paid $2.40 to show as the 4-5 favorite. The Jacobson runners were uncoupled in the betting.
The time was 1:24.12 in the seven-furlong race for 2-year-old fillies.