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CANDY MAN ROCKET (c, 3, Candy Ride Arg–Kenny Lane, by Forestry) led home a one-two for the Bill Mott barn with a press-and-pounce 3/4-length score in Saturday's GIII Sam F. Davis S. Pasco S. winner Nova Rags (Union Rags) followed home his stablemate and just edged out the somewhat green Hidden Stash (Constitution). The final time was 1:44.30. Seventh in his sloppy, sprint debut at Churchill Nov. 22, Candy Man Rocket cruised by 9 1/4 lengths sprinting at Gulfstream Jan. 9. Sales history: $190,000 RNA wnlg KEENOV '18; $70,000 RNA ylg KEESEP '19; $250,000 2yo OBSAPR '20.O-Frank Fletcher Racing Operations, Inc. B-R. S. Evans (KY). T-William I. Mott.
Saturday, Tampa Bay DownsSAM F. DAVIS S.-GIII, $200,000, Tampa Bay Downs, 2-6, 3yo, 1 1/16m, 1:44.30, ft.1–CANDY MAN ROCKET, 118, c, 3, by Candy Ride (Arg)1st Dam: Kenny Lane, by Forestry2nd Dam: Vantive, by Mr. Prospector3rd Dam: Embellished, by Seattle Slew1ST BLACK TYPE WIN, 1ST GRADED STAKES WIN. ($190,000 RNA Wlg '18 KEENOV; $70,000 RNA Ylg '19 KEESEP; $250,000 2yo '20 OBSAPR). O-Frank Fletcher Racing Operations Inc; B-R S Evans (KY); T-William I. Mott; J-Junior Alvarado. $120,000. Lifetime Record: 3-2-0-0, $144,824. Werk Nick Rating: A+++ *Triple Plus*. Click for the eNicks report & 5-cross pedigree.2–Nova Rags, 118, c, 3, Union Rags–Wishful Splendor, by Smart Strike. ($275,000 RNA Ylg '19 KEESEP). O/B-Michael P Shanley (KY); T-William I Mott. $40,000.3–Hidden Stash, 118, c, 3, Constitution–Making Mark Money, by Smart Strike. ($50,000 Ylg '19 KEESEP). O-BBN Racing LLC; B-Rhineshire Farm LLC (KY); T-Victoria H Oliver. $20,000.Margins: 1, NK, 2 3/4. Odds: 3.10, 8.30, 8.50.Also Ran: Boca Boy, Known Agenda, Lucky Law (Ire), Joe Man Joe, Ricochet, Smiley Sobotka, Last Investment, Millean, Runway Magic. Scratched: Tiz Tact Toe.Click for the Equibase.com chart, the TJCIS.com PPs or the free Equineline.com catalogue-style pedigree. VIDEO, sponsored by Fasig-Tipton.
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