Impressive Debut for Red Rifle

Scoring impressively on debut at Gulfstream on the weekend was well bred colt Red Rifle (3c Giant’s Causeway x May Night, by Gulch). The Todd Pletcher trained colt was sent out equal favourite for the seven furlong maiden and after travelling in second he cruised to the lead and went on to score by a very easy two lengths. A $250,000 Keeneland  September purchase, Red Rifle runs for WinStar Farm and Twin Creeks Racing Stable and is from smart Grade II placed stakes-winner May Night.