09/04/2010 6:00PM

Saratoga: Quality Road wins Woodward


  Quality Road (10th, $2.60) took over from longshot pacesetter Arcodoro nearing the stretch and pulled away to win the Grade 1, $750,000 Woodward Stakes by 4 3/4 lengths for the meet-leading combination of Todd Pletcher (3 wins today) and John Velazquez (4 wins today).

  Mythical Power was second, Tranquil Manner was third, and Convocation was fourth. The order of finish was completed by Indian Dance, Arcodoro and Mine That Bird.

  Quality Road ran 1 1/8 miles in 1:50.00, improving to 4-1-0 from five starts as a 4-year-old. He attracted $818,338 of $927,956 bet to show.