02/19/2007 12:00AM

Fonner Park: Tonight Rainbow again

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Tonight Rainbow opened his 2007 campaign with a strong 3 1/4-length win in the $10,550 Grasmick Stakes at Fonner Park, successfully defending his title and winning the race for the third time in five attempts.

With Chad Benjamin aboard for trainer Boyd Caster, Tonight Rainbow took charge entering the stretch of the half-mile Grasmick and drew off for the win in 45.60 seconds as the 4-5 favorite in the field of five.

Tonight Rainbow has been a dominant force at Fonner Park and improved his record over the track to 12-1-3 from 21 starts.