05/27/2012 7:01PM

Arapahoe Park: Born Force scores in Inaugural

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Born Force became a stakes winner Sunday at Arapahoe Park, when he overtook pacesetter Tebow Time by 2 1/2 lengths in the $40,000 Inaugural. The six-furlong race for 3-year-olds was the first stakes of the mixed meet that opened Saturday.

Born Force ($5.20) raced in sixth early, as Tebow Time was clear through fractions of 22.44 seconds for the opening quarter and 46.29 for the half-mile. Born Force overtook Tebow Time, who held second, and went on to cover the distance on a track rated fast in 1:12.66.

Mike Ziegler rode the winner for Deana Jensen and trainer Mark Jenson. Born Force has now won 3 of 10 starts and $58,138.