01/26/2017 12:40PM

Curlin's Approval gets level playing field in Hurricane Bertie


HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. – One couldn’t blame Happy Alter if he felt he was ganged up on just a bit by the Todd Pletcher-trained duo of Genre and Eskenformoney here last month in the Grade 3 Rampart. Alter is the owner and breeder of Curlin’s Approval, who finished second behind Eskenformoney after engaging in a suicidal pace duel with Genre.