DEL MAR, Calif.—The long-time friends and partners in horse ownership – Mike Pegram, Karl Watson and Paul Weitman – finished first both for number of wins and money won at the conclusion of Del Mar’s 2022 summer race meet on Sunday.
The trio won nine of their 26 starts, a 35% winning mark, and purses worth $849,680 to be dominant in both categories for the 31-day session. They had an especially sweet final day when their colts Cave Rock and Havnameltdown ran one, two, respectively, in the Grade I, $302,000 Runhappy Del Mar Futurity.
Finishing second for money earned was J. Paul Reddam’s Reddam Racing at $628,834. Finishing second for wins was Hronis Racing with six firsts.
Ownership Starts Wins Purses
|Pegram, Watson or Weitman||26||9||$849,680|
|Red Baron’s Barn or Rancho Temescal||35||5||$363,769|
|Tommy Town Thoroughbreds||26||5||$248,140|
|C R K Stable||26||4||$336,000|
|SF Racing, Starlight Racing or Madaket Stables, et al||12||4||$280,900|
|Benjamin C. & Sally Warren||17||4||$228,856|
DMTC Press ReleasePhoto of Mike Pegram, Karl Watson and Paul Weitman by Benoit Photo