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Mister Marti Gras Takes Ack Ack, Will's Wildcat wins Jimmy V!

| Churchill Downs Communications | 11/04/2011 #
  • Mister Marti Gras rallied late under John Velazquez to win the Ack Ack. (Reed Palmer, CD)

  • Will's Wildcat rallied along the rail under Calvin Borel to win the Jimmy V. (Reed Palmer, Churchill Downs)

Lothenbach Stables’ Mister Marti Gras rallied in deep stretch to overtake Alma d’Oro to win the 19th running of the $109,700 Ack Ack Handicap (Grade III) for 3-year-olds and up by a half-length.

Trained by Chris Block and ridden by Julien Leparoux, Mister Marti Gras raced near the back of the seven-horse field as Gladding