Joe Crispin rides Noble Nick to C.J. Hundley-Humboldt County Fair Marathon win

first_imgFerndale >> Given a perfectly-timed trip by veteran jockey Joe Crispin, Noble Nick validated his status as the even-money favorite by taking command on the final turn and powering away for a 4-3/4-length victory in the 64th edition of the $20,775 C.J. Hindley-Humboldt County Marathon Handicap as the Humboldt Fair closed its 121st horse race meet on Monday.Content to track pacesetter Sir Vronski through more than two and a half laps, Crispin moved Noble Nick off the rail, confronted the leader …last_img