01/14/2013 5:34PM

Gulfstream Park: Royal Delta, Ron the Greek work

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Barbara D. Livingston
Royal Delta, almost certain to be named champion older female on Saturday, breezed a half-mile in 49.20 in her second work since winning the BC Ladies’ Classic.

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. - Royal Delta and Ron the Greek topped Sunday’s work tab at Payson Park. Royal Delta breezed a half-mile in 49.20 in her second work since winning the BC Ladies’ Classic. Like Trinniberg and Shanghai Bobby, she is expected to pick up a trophy at Saturday’s awards dinner as champion older female of 2012.

Ron the Greek worked four furlongs in 49.10. A multiple Grade 1 winner, he is expected to have a rematch with Mucho Macho Man in Saturday’s Sunshine Millions Classic. Ron the Greek finished fourth in the Breeders’ Cup Classic, with Mucho Macho Man second.