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Whatahistoric Moment Draws Post 6 for Grade 2, $371,415 Firecracker Futurity


Old South Futurity winner Whatahistoric Moment is one of 10 2-year-olds entered back in Saturday’s 350-yard, $371,415 Firecracker Futurity (G2) at Delta Downs.

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BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI

VINTON, LA—AUGUST 10, 2020—Mercy Hinklin Horse Farm LLC’s Whatahistoric Moment is one of 10 2-year-olds entered back in Saturday’s 350-yard, $371,415 Firecracker Futurity (G2) at Delta Downs.

The fastest qualifier, Whatahistoric Moment is coming off of a clear 1 1/2-length victory in the sixth of eight Firecracker Futurity trials on July 25. The homebred son of the FDD Dynasty stallion FDD Going Grand has earned $83,411 from four races, and he has won his last three outs, including the 330-yard, $151,000 Old South Futurity at Delta Downs on the Fourth of July.

Whatahistoric Moment drew post 6 and will be ridden by Everardo Rodriguez for trainer Lanny Keith.

The complete lineup, in post position order including jockey assignments and morning-line odds:

  1. Thisladysrelentless (Bryan Candanosa)
  2. Hes Innocent (Jorge Linares)
  3. Dd Runaway (Eddie Sanchez)
  4. Mr JJ PVC Eagle (Eddi E. Martinez)
  5. Corona Finish (Luciano Duenez)
  6. Whatahistoric Moment (Everardo Rodriguez)
  7. Luv (Jose A. Rodriguez)
  8. FM Zatanas D Third (Antonio Alberto)
  9. Misswilliemae (David Alvarez)
  10. Jess A Candy Rogue (Rolando Pina)

All Delta Downs races can be seen at Q-RacingVideo.com.


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