Into club racing but feel like you don't get enough time on the track? Then the World Racing League's endurance series is right up your alley. WRL's 2016 calendar has 13 races, most featuring two 8 hour endurance races per event.
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. — Distinctive B took over early in the stretch and drew away inside the final eighth of a mile to win the $47,725 feature by 3 1/2 lengths Friday at Los Alamitos. Ridden by Tyler Baze, Distinctive B ran six furlongs in 1:08.79 and paid $3.60, $2.60 and $2.60 as the 4-5 favorite. Sir Samson returned $5.80 and $4.80 in his first start since Feb. 15. Paynes was another neck back in third and paid $9.20 to show at 23-1 odds. The victory, worth $27,600, increased Distinctive B’s career earnings to $150,645, with five wins in 20 starts. Trained by Peter Miller, the 5-year-old gelding is 2-0 at Los Alamitos.
Glasgow's hopes of qualifying for the knockout stages suffered a major blow when they were beaten at Stade Yves du Manoir last season, but the Pro12 side gained sweet revenge with a stunning 23-14 victory in Pool 1 on Saturday. Gregor Townsend's men produced a heroic display against the Top 14 champions and came out on top to sit a point behind leaders Munster courtesy of tries from Alex Dunbar and Ali Price, as well as 13 points from the boot of Finn Russell.