06/03/2016 10:16AM

Barkley, with Coca-Cola's high weight, tries to remain unbeaten


If Sunday’s $50,000 Coca-Cola Stakes for 3-year-olds at Emerald Downs were a handicap, Barkley and Mach One Rules would be equally weighted, or, at the most, Barkley would carry one pound more. After all, they went into the $50,000 Auburn Stakes undefeated, and, in a thriller, Barkley edged Mach One Rules in the six-furlong sprint by a head.