INGLEWOOD, Calif. (June 23, 2013)—Leandro Mora, the talented assistant trainer for Doug O’Neill, will be the guest of co-hosts Michael Burns and George Ortuzar at the upcoming Escogiendo Ganadores (Picking Winners) session Saturday, June 29.
During the Spanish-language seminar, Mora, Burns and Ortuzar will discuss the career of the longtime horseman, who also worked for the late Brian Mayberry, as well as the Betfair Hollywood Park card, including the Grade I, $300,000 Shoemaker Mile on turf and the Grade I, $250,000 Triple Bend Handicap at seven furlongs over Cushion Track.
The Shoemaker Mile and the Triple Bend Handicap are Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In’’ races. The BC nominated winner of the Shoemaker Mile earns a fees-waived spot in the Breeders’ Cup Mile and the BC nominated winner of the Triple Bend receives a fees-waived berth in the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile.
Escogiendo Ganadores will begin at 11:30 a.m. at the Paddock Tote Board.
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