LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Billings-owned Sheikinator placed second in an allowance optional claiming race on Saturday at Churchill Downs.
The race for seven 3-year-old thoroughbreds was part of the Kentucky Derby undercard and offered a purse of $65,000.
No Surrender held off a determined Sheikinator, owned by Magic City Thoroughbred Partners, in the 1 1/16-mile race and earned the top prize of $39,000.
Sheikinator, ridden by Robby Albarado and trained by Ken McPeek, received $13,000.
No Surrender, with a winning time of 1:44.33, returned $4.20, $3.60, $3.20. Sheikinator paid $6.60, $4.40.