Trainer Maker Captures 3 of the 5 Kentucky Cup stakes at Turfway

(Louisville, Ky)

Trainer Mike Maker won five races on the Saturday card at Turfway Park, including three stakes that were part of the five Kentucky Cup Day stakes.   In the day's main event,  the WinStar Kentucky Cup for older horses,  the 7 year old gelding, Future Prospect, held off General Quarters to capture the mile and a sixteenth test.  Future Prospect who is trained by 76 year old Dodson Skaggs, returned $38.40.

Maker took the Juvenile with the talented colt, Hansen.  His sprinter, Mathewsburg, took the Kentucky Sprint Cup, while Maker's filly, La Gran Bailadora won the Distaff event.