Wise Dan debuts in Firecracker
Updated: June 27, 2013, 5:12 PM ETBy Jack Shinar | Bloodhorse
There's no doubt he's the best horse in the race, but can reigning Horse of the Year Wise Dan overcome his 128-pound impost in the $150,000 Firecracker Handicap June 29 against a modest group at Churchill Downs?That's the question Wise Dan, a winner of five straight grade I races, must answer when he dips down into softer company for the Firecracker, where he will be asked to carry a career-high weight assignment. Wise Dan would be making his first appearance against something ...
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