05/18/2017 12:40PM

Lord Simba ascends rapidly to elite level in Kona Gold Stakes


ARCADIA, Calif. – Two months ago, Lord Simba was a talented maiden who had finished second in his first three starts. On Saturday, Lord Simba will start as the favorite in the Grade 2 Kona Gold Stakes at 6 1/2 furlongs at Santa Anita, a chance to solidify his position as a horse to follow in the nation’s sprint division.