91-1 shot Shane Roars wins Big A's Great White Way
Sunday, November 13, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shane Roars won at 91-1 odds Sunday, the only surprise among the four New York Stallion Series Stakes at Aqueduct.
Winning for the first time in three tries, Shane Roars beat Think I'm Hooked by a neck in the $100,000 Great White Way for 2-year-olds. Junior Alvarado was aboard for trainer Dominic Galluscio as Shane Roars ran six furlongs in 1:12.19, paying $185.50 to win.
Favorites won the other three divisions.
The Funky Express, the 3-5 choice, improved to 3 for 4 with a 1 1/4-length victory over Vicki's Dancer in the $100,000 Fifth Avenue for 2-year-old fillies.
Lady On the Run, even money, took the $75,000 Staten Island for fillies and mares by 1 1/4 lengths over Saltamontes.
Inherit the Gold, favored at 8-5, beat Pretty Boy Freud by a neck in the $75,000 Thunder Rumble.