Acclamation earns third win
Acclamation collected his third consecutive graded win with a victory in the $300,000 Eddie Read Stakes (Grade I) on July 23 at Del Mar. The 5-year-old finished 3 1/4 lengths ahead of Jeranimo, while favorite Caracortado was third. Acclamation, trained by Don Warren and ridden by Joel Rosario, covered the 1 1/8 miles in 1:46.99 on the firm turf course. He is owned by Bud and Judy Johnston of Old English Rancho, in partnership with Peter and Mary Hilvers. Other stakes winners over the weekend included Andina in the Osunitas Stakes, Norvsky in the California Dreamin’ Handicap and Up In Time in the San Clemente Handicap.(Grade II).