08/28/2009 11:00PM

Pay the Man much best at Thistledown


Pay the Man continued to dominate her Ohio-bred filly-mare rivals with a 7 1/4-length win over five rivals in $75,000 Rose De Bartolo Memorial Stake at Thistledown on Saturday. Slides Choice finished second in the 1 1/8-mile race, 3 3/4 lengths in front of Pyrite Marci in third.

Pay the Man, a 5-year-old daughter of Bernstein, is owned by her breeder, Pyrite Farm, and trained by Miguel Feliciano. She was ridden by his nephew Ricardo Feliciano. Pay the Man kept her record of never have been beaten by a female rival at Thistledown in 10 races.

Pay the Man got the nine furlongs in 1:52.08 over the fast racing surface and returned $3.40.