Dakota Phone up at wire in Dirt Mile

Updated: November 6, 2010, 8:57 PM ET
By Byron King | Daily Racing Form

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Dakota Phone led at only one point in Saturday's Grade 1, $1 million Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile, but it came at the stage that it mattered -- right on the wire.

Far off a hotly contested pace early, he rallied resolutely down the middle of the track to catch a speedy but fatigued Morning Line by a head. Gayego was third, followed by Cool Coal Man in fourth

Favorites Here Comes Ben and Tizway weakened in the stretch and were unplaced.

Mine That Bird ran 10th, ...

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