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Body Soguero Wins Argentina Gr1 25 De Mayo
In South America, Gr1-winning 3YO colt Body Soguero (Body Glove-Visee De Femme, by Purple Mountain) raced away for a 6-lengths victory against older rivals in Argentina's Gr1 Gran Premio 25 de Mayo (2400m on turf) at San Isidro in Buenos Aires. Body Soguero (ridden by Juan Carlos Noriega for trainer Federico Martucci) defeated Plenty Of Glory (Potrillon-Return To Glory, by Irish Castle) & Javanais (Easing Along-Afrodite, by Ocean Falls). Body Soguero (making his turf debut in this latest victory) took his record to 4 wins from 7 starts (including victories in October's Argentine Gr2 Clasico Eduardo Casey & last month's Gr1 Gran Premio de Honor-Copa Julio y Carlos Menditeguy over 2000m at Palermo, as well as a last start 3rd in the Gr1 Gran Premio Internacional Republica Argentina-Copa Loteria Nacional over 2000m at Palermo on May 3).