Chad Brown scoops Arlington Prizes

Well known as the best trainer of turf horses in the US Brown's runners fended off the international challengers.

Sistercharlie continued her great run in the Beverly D to defeat the William Haggas trained Awesometank by 3 lengths.  Competitionofideas, another Brown pupil, fended off Fleeting for third.  Magic Wand went to the Million.

The Secretariat was the turn of Valid Point with the Coolmore rep Van Beethoven running a great race to finish second in his first US star.  The last Zip was third.

Bricks and Mortar was favourite for the Million and duly obliged defeating Magic Wand by ¾ length with Bandua third and Robert Bruce fourth.

At Saratoga Got Stormy stormed away with the Fourstardave with favourite Racing Bull second and Uni third.

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