ALTOONA, IA—SEPTEMBER 11, 2021—Multiple graded winner Ferrari James finished second to Juice Is Loose in the Grade 3 $35,000 Two Rivers Stakes at Prairie Meadows Saturday evening.
Ferrari James, who won the Two Rivers Stakes(G3) in 2017 and has finished second or third in 2018 and 2020, races for owner Alfredo Botello is trained by Alex Wessels. The bay gelding has also won the Iowa Double Gold Derby and Keokuk Stakes(G3) at Prairie Meadows.
Daniel Amaya was aboard the son of Grade 1 sire IVORY JAMES from the Mr Jess Perry mare Ferarri Fast Prize. Bred in Oklahoma by Weetona Stanley, the 8-year-old gelding picked up $6,300 to push his earnings total past $350,000.
Jk Wildcat Red, Hooked On Win, Justafamilytradition, Fire N Guns and Dream Dynasty completed the field.