Jimmy Takter

Trixton Wins Hambletonian At MeadowlandsHall of Famer Jimmy Takter sent three horses to the starting gate for Saturday in the Hambletonian. He knew he had to give the horse he was driving, Trixton, all of his attention.
Palladino: The Hambletonian Helps Keep Harness Racing Alive The sport, while not necessarily thriving today, is at least hanging on. And its premier event for three-year-olds, The 87th Hambletonian, goes off Saturday with its $1.5 million purse and an uncommonly deep 10-horse field.