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Game On Dude Wins US Gr1 Pacific Classic
Meanwhile, at Del Mar in the US, champion 6YO gelding Game On Dude (Awesome Again-Worldly Pleasure, by Devil His Due) scored an equally impressive victory when posting a record-setting 8.5-lengths win for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert in the US$1 million Gr1 Pacific Classic (10 furlongs) for 3YO+, over 6YO entire Kettle Corn (Candy Ride-Somethingbeautiful, by Lil E. Tee) & 4YO gelding You Know I Know (Simon Pure-Magic Show, by Notebook). In notching his 7th Gr1 success, Game On Dude took his record to 15 wins (including the Gr1 Santa Anita Handicap – twice, Gr1 Goodwood Stakes, Gr1 Hollywood Gold Cup – twice, & Gr1 Awesome Again Stakes) & 6 placings (including the Gr1 Hollywood Gold Cup, Gr1 Breeders' Cup Classic & Gr1 Pacific Classic) from 27 lifetime starts. Here's the run...