Jockey Club Gold Cup next for Curlin
CURLIN, will have his next race in the Jockey Club Gold Cup at Belmont Park on September 27, his main owner Jess Jackson announced on Thursday.
Back-to-back wins in the Grade 1 contest would help Curlin surpass Cigar's North American earnings record.
"The Jockey Club Gold Cup was selected for Curlin in order to continue his legacy as one of America's greatest thoroughbreds," Jackson said in a press release.
"We are steering Curlin towards all the renowned competitions and certainly the Jockey Club Gold Cup is one of America's most prestigious races."