FIRE FOR EFFECT takes Woodbine allowance

4 year old FIRE FOR EFFECT (Smart Strike) was claimed recently by trainer Norman McKnight for Newtop Stables. He made good on the claim quickly by winning an allowance race at Woodbine going 1 1/16 on the all weather surface. He hugged the rail early then swung out to clear and win by a length and a half,

Lifetime Record: 17-3-2-3, $109,204.