Flat Out repeats in Belmont’s Jockey Club Gold Cup

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Preston Stables LLC’s Flat Out captured Belmont’s $1,000,000 Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1) for the second straight year, rallying to catch front-running Stay Thirsty in the final yards and winning by a head. It’s the third graded stakes win for the 6-year-old Florida-bred son of Flatter, now 19-6-4-2 with $2,042,383 in earnings. He was sold for $11,000 as a weanling by Thoroughstock, Agent, at the 2006 OBS Fall Mixed Sale