The Preakness Stakes 2010 has a new champion and his name is Lookin At Lucky. Keep reading to know the rest of this story plus donâ€™t miss the photos and video below.
Kentucky Derby 2010 Winner Super Saver was the favorite to win the Preakness Stakes, but luck was not on his side as he finished in eighth place, luck in fact was Lookin at Lucky who on May 15 became the 135th Preakness Stakes winner.
Looking at Lucky was a favorite at the Kentucky Derby, but the muddy track didnâ€™t help him at all in fact with his jockey Garrett Gomez they finished sixth, but at the Preakness he was ridden by Martin Garcia while Gomez rode Dublin.
Trained by Bob Baffert Lookin at Lucky had an awesome race when he finished the 1 3/16 miles in just 1:55:47 just 3/4 length ahead of First Dude.
The other positions were the third place of Jackson Ben, 4th Yawanna Twist, 5th Dublin, 6th Paddy Oâ€™Prado, 7th Caracortado, 8th Super Saver, 9th Schoolyard Dreams, 10th Aikenite, 11th Pleasant Prince, and 12th Norther Giant.
The Preakness Winner was one position ahead of Super Saver in the eighth position at the final draw, who bumped into each other at the beginning of the race. Soon there was just dust for Super Saver while the winner took the title and the purse worth $1,100,000.
Letâ€™s take a little look into Lookin at Lucky’s profile.
He was foaled on May 27, 2007 in Kentucky Dam by Private Feeling and sire by Smart Strike. His breeder is Axel Wend and owned by Karl Watson, Michael Pegram, Jonathan Pippin and Paul Weitman.
Lookin at Lucky as awarded the 2009 American Champion Two Year old Colt, winner in the 2009 Del Mar Futurity, Norfolk Stakes, Best Pal Stakes, CashCall Futurity and of the 2010 Rebel Stakes ridden by Garrett Gomez.
Now that you know more about the 2010 Preakness Stakes Winner, the great colt named Lookin At Lucky, take a look at the photos and video below.
Lookin At Lucky winner at the 13th Preakness Stakes Video
Photos: www.wenn.com, Steve Searle