Practical Move wins the Los Alamitos Futurity

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Pierre Jean Amestoy, Jr., Leslie A. Amestoy and Roger K. Beasley’s Practical Move sat just off the early lead in Saturday’s $200,000 Los Alamitos Futurity (G2), took over a quarter mile from home and drew off late to score by 3-1/2 lengths. It’s the first stakes win for the 2-year-old son of Practical Joke, purchased for $230,000 out of the Eisaman Equine consignment at the 2022 OBS Spring Sale after turning in an Under Tack eighth in :10 1/5. Now 5-2-1-2 for trainer Tim Yakteen, he has earned $194,200 to date. watch his under tack video   Spring Sale walking video


G. Chris Coleman’s Olivia Twist is three for three and a stakes winner after taking charge of Saturday’s $100,000 Trapeze Stakes at Remington Park after turning for home and scoring by two lengths. It was the stakes debut for the 2-year-old daughter of Mshawish, trained by Todd W. Fincher, who has earned $100,149 to date. Consigned by Blas Perez Stables, Agent, to the 2022 OBS June Sale, she was sold for $230,000 after breezing an eighth in :10 1/5 at the Under Tack Show. watch her under tack video    June Sale walking video