08/27/2016 11:29AM

King Kreesa targets Ashley T. Cole Stakes


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Trainer David Donk's decision to run King Kreesa back on six days' rest in the $150,000 West Point Stakes at Saratoga on Friday paid off handsomely, as the horse set all the pace in the 1 1/16-mile race and showed heart in deep stretch to hold off a strong bid from Kharafa by a nose.