Summer Solo, 3 for 3, wins Belmont feature
NEW YORK (AP) Summer Solo remained undefeated for Belmont Stakes winning trainer Christophe Clement in the $77,000 allowance feature on Wednesday at Belmont Park.
Summer Solo is now 3 for 3, another rising star along with Belmont winner Tonalist in Clement's barn. The French trainer had another banner day, winning with both runners he sent out. He captured an earlier race with Western Exchange.
Summer Solo rallied past the pacesetting Irish Score by 1 1/4 lengths in the race for 3-year-old fillies, paying $5.20, $2.70 and $2.30 as the 8-5 second choice.
Joel Rosario was aboard for the 1 1/16 miles in 1:42.70 over the turf course rated good.
Irish Score returned $3.20 and $3, while Miss Frost paid $3.80 to show.