NEW YORK -- Kazoo romped to a 5 1/2-length front-running victory over Colonel Day in yesterday's $47,000 allowance optional claiming feature for older horses at Aqueduct.
Exploit Lad was third of five another neck back. The win was the first in two starts this year for the 7-year-old Florida-bred horse by Tabasco Cat.
Kazoo earned $28,200 for Marty Cunningham after carrying 118 pounds and Richard Migliore 6 furlongs in 1:09 2/5. The favorite, Kazoo returned $3.50, $2.20, and $2.10. Colonel Day paid $2.80 and $2.10 and Exploit Lad was $2.10 to show.