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Special Skills jumps up to win as chasing returns to Suffolk
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Special Skills showed off some special skills when he took command of Saturday’s $30,000 Sport of Kings maiden hurdle after a mile and drew away to a 3 1/2-length victory in the first jump race held at Suffolk Downs since 1997. Located in East Boston, Suffolk ran its first live racing since last fall and will have two other Saturday meets in October. Owned by Sheila Williams and Andre Brewster, Special Skills took a forward position as Ohthgift set the early pace.