Top Little Brown Jug Contenders: Week 3

Delaware, OH — For the next four weeks, Little Brown Jug publicity director Jay Wolf will rank the top 10 horses eligible for the 76th edition of the Little Brown Jug, presented by the Ohio Harness Horsemen’s Association, to be contested on Sept. 23.

Top 10 Little Brown Jug Eligibles
Week #3 – Aug. 24, 2021

1. Perfect Sting (last week #1, 1:48.1, $984,233)
Owners: Brittany Farms (Ky.) and Val D’Or Farms (N.J.)
Trainer: Joe Holloway
Driver: David Miller

2. Lawless Shadow (#5, 1:48.2, $791,064)
Owners: Dr. Ian Moore (Ont.), R G McGroup (N.B.), Serge Savard (Qué.) and Frank Cannon (Fla.)
Trainer: Dr. Ian Moore
Drivers: Mark MacDonald and Bob McClure

3. Southwind Gendry (#3, 1:49.1, $862,641)
Owners: Burke Racing Stable (Pa.), Phillip Collura (Pa.), Knox Services (Ohio) and J&T Silva-Purnel & Libby (Fla.)
Trainer: Ron Burke
Driver: Yannick Gingras

4. Rockyroad Hanover (#2, 1:48.1M, $291,864)
Owners: Riverview Racing (Fla.), Bradley Grant (Ont.), Kenneth Jacobs (N.Y.) and Plouffe Head and VJ Stable (Fla.)
Trainer: Tony Alagna
Driver: Dexter Dunn

5. American Courage* (#4, 1:49.4, $517,583)
Owner: Fiddler’s Creek Stables (Mich.)
Trainer: Travis Alexander
Driver: Matt Kakaley

6. Lou’s Pearlman (not ranked, 1:47.4, $297,181)
Owners: Burke Racing Stable (Pa.), Weaver Bruscemi (Pa.), Elizabeth Novak (Fla.) and Howard Taylor (Pa.)
Trainer: Ron Burke
Driver: Yannick Gingras

7. Town Gossip (#9, 1:51.1, $280,008)
Owner: Robert M. Weinstein (N.Y.)
Trainer: Jennifer Bongiorno
Driver: Joe Bongiorno

8. Whichwaytothebeach (not ranked, 1:50.1, $289,658)
Owners: Alan Johnston (N.Y.) and John Craig (Ont.)
Trainer: Brett Pelling
Driver: Andy McCarthy

9. Mysweetboymax (#10, 1:51.3, $210,400)
Owners: Robert and Brandon Horowitz (N.J.)
Trainer: Sam DePinto
Drivers: David Miller and Jason Bartlett

10. Abuckabett Hanover (#6, 1:49.1, $295,771)
Owners: Crawford Farms Racing (N.Y.), Alagna Racing (N.J.), Jablonsky Held Stable (N.Y.) and Barbera N Wienick Stable (N.Y.)
Trainer: Tony Alagna
Driver: Andy McCarthy

*eligible to supplement into the Little Brown Jug for $45,000

Upcoming Events

Aug. 29, Tioga Downs – Empire Breeders Classic
Aug. 31, The Red Mile – Kentucky Sire Stakes Leg
Sept. 4, The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono – Pennsylvania Sire Stakes Final
Sept. 4, Woodbine Mohawk Park – North America Cup Eliminations
Sept. 5, MGM Northfield Park – Ohio Sires Stakes Final
Sept. 5, Harrah’s Hoosier Park – Indiana Sires Stakes Leg

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