08/06/2014 6:10PM

Tricky Hat by a nose in John’s Call Stakes


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – If you asked trainer Graham Motion, he’d  probably tell you he’s seen dead heats that weren’t as close as the finish of Wednesday’s $100,000 John’s Call at Saratoga, where his Holiday Star came out on the short end, the very short end, of a nose decision with Tricky Hat in the restricted stakes for older horses on turf.