Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona on April 5, 1969 · Page 88
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Arizona Republic from Phoenix, Arizona · Page 88

Phoenix, Arizona
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Saturday, April 5, 1969
Page 88
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San Juan is topped ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Fort Marcy, top-weighted and the probable favorite, heads a field of 10 entered in the invitational $125,000 San Juan Capistrano Handicap at Santa Anita today. Named the nation's leading grass course performer the past two years, the Rokeby Stable's five-year-old Fort Marcy will shoulder 124 pounds for the marathon run of about m miles. OPPOSING HIM will be, among others, nine-year-old Niarkos, 122, who will be seeking an unprecedented third straight triumph in the San Juan Capistrano. Niarkos, an Argentine horse, blends into an international cast that includes three French imports — Petrone, Taneb and Apex II, plus a Chilean, Quilche. Quicken Tree, California's Baseball slate for preps today TODAY CLASS Afl Buena at San Manuel, 11 a.m. CLASS A Chlnle at Ganado Mission, 1 p.m. Capistrano field by Fort Marcy finest distance runner; speedy Pink Pigeon, Rivet and The University round out the field. IN PAST YEARS the San Juan was the concluding stakes of the Santa Anita meeting. The year, however, winds up next Tuesday. Fort Marcy was flown from New York yesterday especially for this race and its $75,000 winner's purse. His rider, Manuel Ycaza, also flew out for the assignment. ANOTHER AIR traveler was Angel Cordero, last year's leading jockey. Two weeks ago Cordero made an impressive Santa Anita debut. He rode four longshot winners, including Taneb in the $50,000-added San Luis Rey Handicap. Taneb, brought over from France by Barney Lobel, a M i d d 1 e t o w n, N. J. book publisher and horseman, won major stakes abroad, but the San Luis Rey was his first in America. AMONG THOSE who chased Taneb under the wire were Petrone, \k length back; Quicken Tree, third; The University, fourth, and Niarkos and Rivet, fifth and sixth. Quicken Tree's rider is Bill Hartack," the weight 123. Other riders include Bill Shoemaker on Quilche, 115. 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