The Spa Spot: Morning Breeze
The final Friday of the meet is a twilight program. NYRA serves up nine races, six of them on turf. First post is at 2:30 p.m. The final will go off at 6:56 p.m.
- The $100,000 Riskaverse Stakes for 3-year-old fillies on the turf, is the feature event. The full field of 10 runners includes the Chad Brown-trained Dayatthespa, who is making her first start since a victory in the Appalachian on April 19 at Keeneland. She is 4-for-6 and broke her maiden at the Spa last summer.
- The $100,000 Big Bambu for older fillies and mares going 6 1/2 furlongs on the dirt is the third race of the day. Kid Kate, trained by Brown, is 4-for-4 at Saratoga. She faces a slew of stakes winners, including Dancinginherdreams, Moonlit Malibu and Tamarind Hall.