V. E. Day has won the 145th Travers Stakes. The horse narrowly defeated Wicked Strong to the finish line.
Trainer Jimmy Jerkens couldn't have been nervous about losing the race when watching the finish. Jerkens trains both V. E. Day and Wicked Strong so he was assured to have the winner down the stretch.
Here are the results:
#4 V. E. Day $41.00 $13.20 $7.30
#7 Wicked Strong $4.40 $3.10
#6 Tonalist $3.40