Shackqueenking broke his maiden at second asking at Laurel Park on Nov. 27. He drew off to win a 1 1/16 mile maiden special weight by 2 1/4 lengths, under Victor Rosales for trainer Gary Capuano.
Two races later, Shackqueenking won his first stakes race. He took the Howard County Stakes at Laurel on Dec. 26 by a nose, after a long stretch battle with early leader Ain't Da Beer Cold.
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