Sokitumi Samurai wins Monmouth Park feature
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) Sokitumi Samurai held off Reserved Quality by 1¼ lengths in the $42,000 allowance feature at Monmouth Park on Sunday.
Trained by Marcus Vitali and ridden by Orlando Bocachica, the 5-year-old gelding ran six furlongs over a fast track in 1:10 1-5 and returned $5.80, $3.20 and $2.10. Sent off as the 9-5 betting favorite in the field of seven, Sokitumi Samurai won for the sixth in 32 career starts for Sokitumi Samurai.
Reserved Quality returned $3.20 and $2.20, and Untamed was 3½ lengths back in third and paid $2.20.