【Bricks and Mortar 奪美國日蝕獎(Eclipse Awards)年度馬王】

Homan

24 January 2020, 5:40:00 am

美國日蝕獎今日揭曉,2019年六戰全勝且奪得五項一級賽冠軍既Bricks and Mortar取得接近85%既選票,成為2019年既美國馬王,亦係自2013年Wise Dan以黎,首匹草地賽駒贏得呢項殊榮。

Bricks and Mortar現時已經退役,並已經運往日本擔任種馬,睇下呢匹「巨人長堤」(Giant's Causeway)既子嗣成績如何喇。

其他獎項如下:
American Champion Two-Year-Old Male Horse: Storm the Court

American Champion Two-Year-Old Filly: British Idiom

American Champion Three-Year-Old Male Horse: Maximum Security

American Champion Three-Year-Old Filly: Covfefe

American Champion Older Dirt Male Horse: Vino Rosso

American Champion Older Dirt Female Horse: Midnight Bisou

American Champion Sprint Horse: Mitole

American Champion Female Sprint Horse: Covfefe

American Champion Male Turf Horse: Bricks and Mortar

American Champion Female Turf Horse: Uni

Outstanding Owner: Klaravich Stables, Inc and William H. Lawrence.

Outstanding Breeder: George Strawbridge Jr.

Outstanding Trainer: Chad Brown(白偉賢)

Outstanding Jockey: Irad Oritz Jr. (奧天信)

Outstanding Apprentice Jockey: 木村和士(Kazushi Kimura)

日本藉騎師木村和士上年喺加拿大贏左148場頭馬,係當地騎師榜既第三名,順理成章成為最佳見習騎師。佢原本係2015年入讀JRA騎師學校,但去到最後一年決定退學,並轉到加拿大習騎及於2018年出道。佢就話當時係受到日藉騎師福元大輔既邀請,前往加拿大展開騎師生涯。首季已獲得104場頭馬,上年更以148場頭馬完成馬季,係當地一顆新星。

Source: Bloodhorse