Terry Finley on Mac Diarmida Stakes Contender Twilight Eclipse
West Point Thoroughbreds' Terry Finley discusses Mac Diarmida Stakes (G2) contender Twilight Eclipse. Purchased privately following two wins at Indiana Downs over the summer, this 4-year-old son of Purim could be considered for the 2013 Dubai Sheema Classic with a big effort this Saturday at Gulfstream. His most recent victory came in November in the mile and a half W.L. McKnight Handicap (G2) at Calder Racecourse.
Several Partners will join Terry Finley, Tom Bellhouse, Erin Finley, and Clif Hickok at Gulfstream this weekend for the Mac Diarmida. Second leading rider Luis Saez has the call for trainer Tom Albertrani.
Here’s a look at Twilight Eclipse just days old on the farm in Kentucky: