Prisoner scores in debut as racing returns to Belmont Park

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Repole Stable’ Prisoner battled head and head for the lead in the early going of a $64,000 five furlong maiden special test as racing returned to Belmont Park. Taking command after straightening away in the stretch, the 2-year-old colt by Violence drew away in the final sixteenth and scored by 4-3/4 lengths in his racing debut. Consigned to the 2020 OBS March Sale by S G V Thoroughbreds LLC (Steven Venosa), Agent, he was sold to  West Bloodstock, Agent for Repole Stable, Inc. for $175,000 after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 flat. Trained by Todd Pletcher, the victory was worth $35,200. watch his under tack video