Fort Larned Wins Breeders' cup
Fort Larned, along with his jockey Brian Hernandez Jr, grabbed the first place position in the breeders' cup. This was a first time win in the breeders' for Brian Hernandez and their trainer Ian Wilkes.
"In the post parade, he showed how fired up he was. He was really on his game. When he left the gate, he knew it was business time. Going into the second turn, what made him a winner, he was able to spurt way from that other horse." - Brian Hernandez
'We've got to get the trifecta.' When those two did their part, there was a little pressure to do my part." - Brian Hernandez
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