Round Table Clocked Half Mile Over Grass: Steps Distance in :50 2/5 in Prep For Balmoral Turf Handicap, Daily Racing Form, 1959-05-08


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Round Table Clocked Half Mile Over Grass " Steps Distance in :50Ys in Prep For Balmoral Turf Handicap WASHINGTON PARK, Homewood, 111., May 7.ā€” Kerr Stables Round Table made another stride towards his comeback objective when he worked a half mile this morning on the turf course. The stallion stepped the distance in :50% after going the eighth in :12%, the quarter in :24%, and the three-eights in :37and. He galloped , out the five-eights in 1:03%. "Round Table was handled by Ray Diaz, who won several races for trainer William Molter during the winter at Santa Anita. The worlds leading money winners regular exercise boy, Carl Rizzo, left for California a few days to handle business matters: Molter, who supervised the move, is trying cautiously to get him ready for the 0,000-added Balmoral Turf Handicap, to be run on the turf course during the Balmoral meeting of 30 days. Two other formidable candidates for the same race, Tall Chief nā€ž who is owned by William Gilmore"and Alberta Ranches, Ltd., and also trained by Molter, and William S. Millers Better Bee also were seen in trials. Better Bee, working on the main strip, was full of run as he went three-quarters in 1:13%. Tall Chief n., stepped a mile on the turf course in 1:44%.

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