Arcadia, CA (June 15, 2019)-Harris Farms homebred Desert Law romped to his first stakes win in the Thor’s Echo.
Stalking the pace Desert Law, when asked, took control of the race with a powerful run through the stretch to score by seven widening lengths.
“I’ve been working him the last three weeks and he’s been training amazing. I told Carla, anything, six or 6 ½ (furlongs) and he’ll be tough. I thought the speed would go today and it worked out good for us” rider Rafael Bejarano.
Winning trainer Carla Gaines, “He has been training fantastic, he loves the track. He’s one of those that just glides over this deeper racetrack. His works have been phenomenal and he’s run out of conditions.
“The Cal-bred program is great because you are restricted to Cal-breds, so it’s all good!”
Desert Law is by Desert Code, out of the Lemon Drop Kid mare Treasure Chest, is trained by Carla Gaines. He has five wins in 15 starts with earnings of $259,707.