Jm Miracle comes through with All American win

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Jm Miracle, far left, bests the duo of Bodacious Eagle (center) and Apollitical Blood during Monday's running of the All American Futurity at Ruidoso Downs. (Photo by Todd Fuqua)

Jm Miracle, far left, bests the duo of Bodacious Eagle (center) and Apollitical Blood during Monday’s running of the All American Futurity at Ruidoso Downs. (Photo by Todd Fuqua)

RUIDOSO DOWNS, N.M. – Jm Miracle completed a memorable afternoon for owner J&M Racing and Farm and trainer Umberto Belloc when he won the Grade 1, $2.6 All American Futurity before a record 24,778 fans on Monday afternoon at Ruidoso Downs.

Two races earlier, the same connections won the $100,000 All American Juvenile with Jm Specialwynn.

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All American Derby interviews

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2014 All American Derby video

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Too Flash For You wins AA Derby

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Too Flash For You flashes past en route to winning the All American Derby, Sunday, at Ruidoso Downs Race Track. (Photo by Todd Fuqua)

Too Flash For You flashes past en route to winning the All American Derby, Sunday, at Ruidoso Downs Race Track. (Photo by Todd Fuqua)

RUIDOSO DOWNS – Jose Espinosa and Michele Laird’s Too Flash For You raced to a 9-1 upset win in the Grade 1, $1.9 million All American Derby on Sunday afternoon at Ruidoso Downs.

The All American Derby offers the largest purse of any quarter horse derby and the winner receives an invitation to the Grade 1, $750,000 Champion of Champions at Los Alamitos in December.

The New Mexico-bred Too Flash For You earned $806,772 to push his career earnings to $942,188.

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First Down Dash Stakes

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Joiner stays hot with First Down Dash win

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Cody Jensen rides Catch Billy The Kid to victory in Sunday's First Down Dash Stakes at Ruidoso Downs. (Photo by Todd Fuqua)

Cody Jensen rides Catch Billy The Kid to victory in Sunday’s First Down Dash Stakes at Ruidoso Downs. (Photo by Todd Fuqua)

RUIDOSO DOWNS, N.M. – Trainer Mike Joiner scored his second stakes win as many days at Ruidoso Downs when Catch Billy The Kid won the first running of the $100,000 First Down Dash on Sunday afternoon.

On Saturday, Joiner sent out Dm Streakn Thru Fire to win the Grade 1, $200,000 All American Gold Cup.

The Cody Jensen-ridden Catch Billy The Kid scored his first win of 2014 with a 21.718-second time for the 440 yards.

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2014 All American Gold Cup interviews

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