09/29/2016 9:56AM

Gold for the King hiding in strong Futurity field


Gold for the King owns the fastest Beyer Speed Figure in the field for Saturday’s richest race of the season at Finger Lakes and finished third in his stakes debut at Saratoga to a horse under consideration for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile. So, why is Gold for the King no better than fifth choice on the track’s morning line among eight New York-bred 2-year-olds for the $219,713 New York Breeders’ Futurity?