02/19/2011 5:24PM

Santa Anita: Knapp claims winner


Trainer Steve Knapp claimed second race winner Mark of a Warrior in a five-way shake on Saturday.

Mark of a Warrior (Martin Pedroza) won his third consecutive race, holding off a sustained threat from Truco to win the six-furlong race for $12,500 claimers by a head. Mark of a Warrior ($3.20) ran six furlongs in 1:09.30 on a wet-fast track.

Trained by Jack Carava, Mark of a Warrior had won claiming races for $10,000 on Jan. 1 and $16,000 on Jan. 23.