Saturday, September 29, 2012
Gospel Lesson wins Monmouth Park feature
OCEANPORT, N.J. -- Gospel Lesson took the lead early and never trailed again in the $32,000 allowance feature at Monmouth Park on Saturday, beating Esporon by 1 1/4 lengths.
Ridden by Armando Ayuso and trained by Bret Calhoun, the 4-year-old gelding ran a mile on the fast track in 1:40 and returned $8.80, $4.60 and $3.20. It was the sixth win in 26 career starts for Gospel Lesson and his fifth victory this year.
Esporon returned $4.20 and $3, and Kid Sidney paid $2.60 to show.