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Animal Kingdom is 2nd in expected last US race

Updated: February 9, 2013, 7:21 PM ET
Associated Press

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. -- Former Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom finished second in what was expected to be his final U.S. race, the $300,000 Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap on Saturday.

Breeders' Cup Turf runner-up Point of Entry, ridden by John Velazquez, won the 1 1/8-mile race despite giving 2 pounds to Animal Kingdom, who was ridden for the first time by Joel Rosario. The winning time was 1:47.

In the Grade 1, $500,000 Donn Handicap, Graydar won by covering the 1 1/8 miles ...

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