08/19/2014 12:53PM

Layoff the question for Sunny Desert


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Is Sunny Desert ready for her best effort off the layoff? That’s the key to solving Thursday’s $100,000 Union Avenue Stakes at Saratoga, a 6 1/2-furlong dash for New York-bred fillies and mares that drew a field of six, including the 2012 winner, Risky Rachel.