09/29/2016 2:36PM

Footing and pace aside, Flintshire towers over rivals in Joe Hirsch Turf Classic


ELMONT, N.Y. – The connections and supporters of Flintshire can lament that Saturday’s Grade 1, $500,000 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic likely will be run over soft turf. They can fret about the seeming lack of pace in the 1 1/2-mile event.