Truly Amazing takes Claimer of the Week

Claimer of the Week at AGameofSkill.comTruly Amazing won his 8th career race by capturing the third race at Presque Isle Downs on Saturday night. The 7 year old raced in mid pack before advancing smartly in the turn taking position behind the leader. Truly Amazing swung out at the top of the stretch and ran straight to the wire in a professional manner to take the $16,000 claiming event.  The gelding completed the 6 furlongs in 1:10.04 and returned $8.20 to his backers. Sired by Wekiva Springs and trained by Joseph Cheeks, Truly Amazing has finished in the money 24 of 47 times with career earnings over $190,000. Cheeks is also the owner of the gray gelding.

-Art Parker

Share this with your horse racing friends
Handicapping tips from


* indicates required

Email Format

About Editor

Rich Nilsen is an 18-time qualifier to the National Horseplayers Championship (NHC), an event he has cashed in four times. He was the first player to finish in the top 10 of the NHC twice. A former executive with and a member of the NHC Players’ Committee, Rich is a graduate of the University of Louisville Equine Business Program and is founder of, a site devoted to horse racing education and promotion.

Speak Your Mind


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

More in Claimer of the Week
Lots of fun for Claimer of the Week

Hadfunlastnight captured the seventh race at Del Mar Saturday afternoon and had plenty of fun in doing so. The 3...