02/22/2016 2:46PM

Argentine star Idolo Porteno almost ready for U.S. debut


HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – Idolo Porteno took Argentina by storm in 2014, when he was named the country’s Horse of the Year for dominating such classics as the Gran Premio Carlos Pellegrini. He is now based at Oaklawn Park and is nearing his North American debut, according to new trainer Ignacio Correas.