John Scott is by Bertrando, out of the Deputy Minister mare Henlopen, was bred by Harris Farms and Scott Gross, is owned by Harris Farms and trained by Carla Gaines.
He’s a half-brother to Distant Victory, winner of the 2008 California Cup Distance Stakes, and has six wins in 12 starts, earnings of $460,304 and was making his first start on the turf in the Crystal Water.
Supplementary closing dates for the Dubai races are Feb. 11, Mar. 11 and Mar. 25 for the race card, which will be run Mar. 30.