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Kilroe Mile goes to Fluke by a head

Updated: March 7, 2011, 12:21 PM ET
By Steve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

ARCADIA, Calif. -- A year ago, Fluke lost the Grade 1 Kilroe Mile by a nose, a result that foreshadowed a frustrating year for his trainer, Humberto Ascanio, who had taken over as Fluke's trainer after the passing in November 2009 of his mentor, Bobby Frankel.

If the Kilroe Mile tips off what kind of year Ascanio is going to have, 2011 promises to be far better. On Saturday at Santa Anita, Fluke was on the right side of a photo finish, holding off Caracortado in a thrilling edition of ...

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