Sheikinator runs 2nd on Derby undercard

2014-05-03T14:49:00Z 2014-05-03T23:50:08Z Sheikinator runs 2nd on Derby undercard The Billings Gazette
May 03, 2014 2:49 pm

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.

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