08/25/2016 2:46PM

Mohaymen taking shortcut to Grade 1 win in King's Bishop


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – When the summer began, it looked like a pretty safe bet that Mohaymen would be one of the choices when Saratoga’s marquee event, the Grade 1 Travers, rolled around on the penultimate Saturday of the meet. But following Mohaymen’s disappointing performance as the favorite in the Jim Dandy Stakes, his connections opted for the seven-furlong King’s Bishop rather than the 1 1/4-mile Travers on Saturday.