12-29-2008, 03:00 PM
In Summation, fourth in the Oct. 25 Sentient Flight Group Breeders’ Cup Sprint (gr. I), will be among three grade I winners in a field of five set to contest Santa Anita Park’s $100,000 El Conejo Handicap (gr. III) at 5 1/2 furlongs on New Year’s Day.A newly-turned 6-year-old trained by Christophe Clemente for Waterford Stable, In Summation is the defending champion after setting a stakes record of 1:01.27 when victorious one year ago.Rafael Bejarano will be aboard the Florida-bred, which was assigned 120 pounds and will break from the outside post. In Summation has earned $1,115,066. His record of 10-6-1 in 26 starts includes a victory in Del Mar’s Bing Crosby Handicap (gr. I) in 2007.