Jockey John Velazquez on Uncle Mo, right, has the lead coming down the stretch as Eddie Castro riding Toby's Corner (2) starts to make during the Wood Memorial horse race at Aqueduct Racetrack Saturday, April 9, 2011, in New York. Toby's Corner won the race. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Riot Worthy rallies to take Aqueduct feature

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NEW YORK — Riot Worthy rallied to beat Uncle Southern by three-quarters of a length Wednesday in the $59,000 allowance feature for New York-bred fillies and mares at Aqueduct.

Manny Franco angled the 3-year-old five wide turning for home and she launched a sustained bid to earn her third win in 15 starts.

The time was 1:13.55 for the six furlongs.

Owned and trained by Charlton Baker, Riot Worthy paid $7, $4 and $3.10 as the 5-2 favorite.

Uncle Southern returned $4.60 and $2.40 and Pretty Enuff paid $4.40 to show.

Takrees rallies from last in Aqueduct’s Interborough Stakes

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NEW YORK (AP) Takrees rallied from last place to win the $100,000 Interborough Stakes for fillies and mares in the rain and fog at Aqueduct on Sunday.

Hot City Girl and Disco Chick were locked in a speed duel while Takrees trailed in the six-horse field. Disco Chick won that battle and appeared to be on her way to victory until Takrees emerged in deep stretch.

The 4-year-old trained by Kiaran McLaughlin surged to win by a neck, her third victory in 11 starts and first in a stakes.

Iran Ortiz Jr. was aboard for the six furlongs in 1:11.70.

Takrees paid $7.40, $4.20 and $2.50.

Disco Chick returned $5.40 and $3.30. Hot City Girl held third as the 9-5 favorite, paying $2.50 to show.

Prize Exhibit wins $100,000 Megahertz Stakes at Santa Anita

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ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Prize Exhibit rallied from fifth with three furlongs remaining and won the $100,000 Megahertz Stakes for older fillies and mares by 1 1/4 lengths Monday at Santa Anita.

Ridden by Mike Smith, Prize Exhibit ran a mile on turf in 1:35.56 and paid $8.80, $4.40 and $3.40.

Ireland-bred Jeremy’s Legacy returned $9 and $4.60. The Mystic was another head back in third and paid $3.40 to show as the 3-1 second choice.

The Grade 3 victory, worth $60,000, increased Prize Exhibit’s career earnings to $637,045, with seven wins in 31 starts. She had been winless in 10 starts since capturing the Grade 2 Monrovia Stakes at the track a year ago.

“She can be tricky,” trainer Jim Cassidy said. “We’ve had to do a lot of different things with her and she’s just been happier lately.”