Girvin Captures GII Risen Star Stakes Crown – Results and Replay

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Girvin – in a mild upset won today’s GII Risen Star Stakes at The Fairgrounds thus securing a gate in the 143rd GI Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on Saturday, May 6th!

Girvin, came off his rail spot near the top of the stretch to catch and then past early front runner Local Hero, who faded to 3rd at the line, to win by 2 1/2 lengths over a late rolling Untrapped, GIII Lecomte winner Guest Suite did get up to fill out this race’s super!

Race favorite, at 3/2, Mo Town, finished a well off the board 5th!

Girvin, also takes home the 50 Derby Points for the win which should be more than enough for a berth into the Saturday, May 6th, GI Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs!

Track Condition: Fast

Winning time 1:43.08

Prgm# Horse Win Place Show
1 Girvin $18.20 $8.60 $5.80
2 Untrapped   $8.00 $5.00
3 Local Hero     $4.60

Also Ran Were:

6 – Guest Suite , 9 – Mo Town , 5 – Shareholder Value , 11 – Sorry Erik , 4 – Arklow , 7 – U S Officer , 8 – Cool Arrow , 12 – Horse Fly
Scratched horses:
Takeoff  (Trainer) , So Conflated  (Trainer) , It’s Your Nickel  (Trainer)

Wager Type Winning Numbers Paid
$1 Double 6/1 $38.80
$1 Exacta 1/2 $59.30
$1 Pick-3 2/6/1 $215.40
$1 Pick-4 7/2/6/1 $1,068.80
$1 Superfecta 1/2/3/6 $985.40
$1 Trifecta 1/2/3 $279.40

2017 GII Risen Star Stakes kicks off the Derby Trail’s Championship season – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

2014 GII Risen Star Stakes starts the Championship 3yo season at Fairgrounds
2017 GII Risen Star Stakes with a full boat of “14” entries starts the 2017 Derby Trail’s Championship season at The Fairgrounds on Saturday 02/25/17!

RACE 11, Risen Star S. (Grade II) POST TIME – 5:00 PM (local)

Purse $400,000. For Three Year Olds. One And One Sixteenth Mile. (Dirt)

Free PP’s for the Risen Star Day Races At The Fairgrounds


it’s also a Championship level 50/20/10/5 Kentucky Derby Points race!

PP Horse M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1 Girvin (KY)  6/1 3/C L B J Hernandez, Jr. 116 J Sharp
2 Untrapped (KY) 10/1 3/C L R Santana, Jr. 116 S M Asmussen
3 Local Hero (KY) 4/1 3/C L F Geroux 116 S M Asmussen
4 Arklow (KY)  15/1 3/C L S Bridgmohan 116 B H Cox
5 Shareholder Value (KY) 15/1 3/C L M Murrill 116 T M Amoss
6 Guest Suite (KY) 6/1 3/G L R Albarado 120 N J Howard
7 U S Officer (KY) 15/1 3/C L J Valdivia, Jr. 116 D Pish
8 Cool Arrow (KY) 20/1 3/C L G Saez 120 J Sharp
9 Mo Town (KY) 7/2 3/C L J R Velazquez 122 A W Dutrow
10 Takeoff (KY) Scr’d 3/C L J R Leparoux 116 M E Casse
11 Sorry Erik (KY)  30/1 3/C L K J Desormeaux 116 J K Desormeaux
12 Horse Fly (KY)  30/1 3/C L M Mena 116 D W Lukas
13 It’s Your Nickel (KY) Scr’d 3/C L J Graham 116 K G McPeek
14 So Conflated (FL) Scr’d 3/R L M Gutierrez 120 D F O’Neill

One Liner Stays Undefeated with GIII Southwest Stakes win – Results and Replay

One Liner striding away with the win in today’s GIII Southwest Stakes at Oaklawn Park.

One Liner, the undefeated pupil of Hall of Fame trainer Todd Pletcher, stayed that way with a nice 3 1/2 lengths win in today’s $500,000 GIII Southwest Stakes at Oaklawn Park.

2nd went to Petrov, as Lookin At Lee, rallied from way back to hit the board.

Uncontested, the even money post time favorite and early front runner faded to an off the board 6th finish in the stretch.

Winning Time – 1:41.85

Prgm# Horse Win Place Show
One Liner 8.80 5.40 3.40
Petrov   6.60 4.60
Lookin At Lee     3.40

Also ran were:
2 – Silver Dust , 9 – Dilettante , 3 – Uncontested , 10 – Hence , 12 – P C Cowboy , 5 – Rowdy the Warrior , 13 –Chief Know It All , 7 – Warrior’s Club , 6 – Cu Rahy
Scratched horse:
Cool Arrow  (Trainer)


2017 GIII Southwest Stakes draws a “Baker’s Dozen” – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

The GIII Southwest Stakes is this Monday at Oaklawn Park where “Derby Dreams” begin!

The GIII Southwest Stakes at Oaklawn Park each year traditionally marks the end of the early season 10/4/2/1 Derby Trail contests as this coming Saturday the Championship portion of this year’s Derby Trail chase picks up in earnest, as all the coming Derby Trail race winners from here on out will earn enough points for berth into the May 6th, GI Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.

Race #9GIII Southwest Stakes, Post Time 5:09 pm (Local)

Purse $500,000, for 3yos, at 1 1/16 Mile (Dirt)

and is the final 2017 10/4/2/1 Kentucky Derby Points race of the year!

Free PP’s for this Race from DRF

Free PP’s for the Monday Holiday Card at Oaklawn Park


PP Horse M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1 Cool Arrow (KY) SCR’D 3/C L B J Hernandez, Jr. 119 J Sharp
2 Silver Dust (KY) 10/1 3/C L C J Lanerie 115 R L Morse
3 Uncontested (KY)  5/2 3/C L C Hill 122 W M Catalano
4 Lookin At Lee (KY)  8/1 3/C L R Santana, Jr. 117 S M Asmussen
5 Rowdy the Warrior (OK)  12/1 3/C L L S Quinonez 115 D K Von Hemel
6 Cu Rahy (MD) 50/1 3/C L G W Corbett 115 D Durham
7 Warrior’s Club (KY) 12/1 3/C L C Landeros 117 D W Lukas
8 Petrov (KY)  5/1 3/C L J L Ortiz 115 R Moquett
9 Dilettante (FL)  15/1 3/C L F Geroux 115 D W Lukas
10 Hence (KY) 20/1 3/C L R A Vazquez 115 S M Asmussen
11 One Liner (KY)  7/2 3/C L J R Velazquez 115 T A Pletcher
12 P C Cowboy (KY) 30/1 3/C L C H Marquez, Jr. 115 J A Ortiz
13 Chief Know It All (KY) 12/1 3/C L J Rocco, Jr. 117 B H Cox