Sunburst's Good Race., Daily Racing Form, 1896-10-29


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SUNBURSTS GOOD RACE RACEThe Racketed The talent had a winning yesterday at Ideal Park four decided favorites and two equally as well played second choices winning Ten books and a field book were on and handled more than the usual money Still they complain that the game is not what it ought to be beThe beTh The racing itself was interesting all of the winners with the exception of Indra Indrawn being un ¬ der deer pressure at finish finishThe finish The seven and onehalf Neal furlong handicap for all ages was the afternoons feature and Gush ings dings Sunburst with pounds the best of the weights won rather handily Gushing played a smart trick that won the race Umbrella was in and backed by his party for a good thing His forte is speed and Gushing gave Clay who rode Pinkey Pinkeye Potter instructions to carry the Wagner colt along The boy rode to orders and at the head of the stretch both Pinkey Pinkeye Potter and Umbrella were staggering Sunburst who had been saved the early part of the race then made his run and won a well planned race raceA race A close and exiting finish came out of the fifth race which was at four and a half furlongs for two year olds Squan Sequa and Uncle Simon were about equal favorites but the former was never dangerous Uncle Simon won but only after the hardest kind of a struggle through the stretch with Fonclif Foci FonclifRepeater Repeater looked like an even money chance for the first race Still at some stages of the betting he was as good as 3 to 1 He was off well and better ridden won as he should shouldSidkel should Sidkel Side despite his recent poor race behind Ida M the day before was strongly played to beat Uncas Uncaps He did it and landed a big bet for his owner ownerIndra Oneida Indra Indrawn long overdue was in a soft spot and at odds on won in a big gallop He is real good now and can hold his own in the track a best

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