Rafael Bejarano: steered In Summation to a second win in the El ConejoPICTURE: Edward Whitaker
In Summation gets up late on to take El Conejo
Report: Santa Anita, USA, Thursday
El Conejo Handicap (Grade 3) 5½f, Pro-Ride, 5-6yo
IN SUMMATION completed back-to-back victories in the El Conejo Handicap under jockey Rafael Bejarano at Santa Anita on Thursday.
The 6-5 favourite, fourth in the early running of the 5½f contest, got past pacessetter Machismo inside the furlong marker to win by a length.
In Summation last season had finished second in the Grade 1 Bing Crosby Handicap and fourth in the Grade 2 Pat O'Brien Handicap at Del Mar, third in the Grade 1 Ancient Title Handicap and fourth behind Midnight Lute in the Breeders' Cup Sprint at Santa Anita in hisfour races prior to the El Conejo.