The visiting Songbird, with the target of a champion on her back, was being stalked intently by Carina Mia, the challenger playing in her backyard at steamy Saratoga.
- Grade 1 winner Rachel's Valentina retired from racing
- Three jockeys sanctioned by Del Mar stewards
- Nyquist works a mile at Del Mar ahead of Haskell
- California Chrome, Dortmund thrill in San Diego