McCraken rallies up 4 wide to win GIII Sam F Davis Stakes with ease – Results and Replay

LOUISVILLE, KY -NOV 26: McCraken (jockey Brian J. Hernandez Jr.) wins the 90th running of the G2 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes at Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky. Owner Whitham Thoroughbreds LLC (Janis R. Whitham), trainer Ian R. Wilkes. By Ghostzapper x Ivory Empress, by Seeking the Gold. (Photo by Mary M. Meek/Eclipse Sportswire/Getty Images)
McCrakenscores another solid Graded Stakes win in today’s GIII Sam F. Davis Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs

Last year’s GII KJCG winner McCraken shook off some early winter rust to rally up 4-wide after coming off the rail on the far turn to then set sail for the line and a decisive win in today’s GIII Sam F. Davis Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs.

2nd went to the Pletcher trained Tapwrit, as modest longshot State of Honor, took 3rd with Wild Shot, filling out today’s super ticket!


(Results and Payouts)

Track Condition: Fast
Winning Time: 1:42.45
Pgm # Horse Jockey Win Place Show
8
McCraken Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr. 5.00 3.60 2.80
7
Tapwrit Jose L. Ortiz   8.20 5.20
1
State of Honor Julien R. Leparoux     6.20
Also ran were:
6 – Wild Shot , 3 – Fact Finding , 9 – No Dozing , 5 – Six Gun Salute , 4 – Chance of Luck , 2 – King and His Court

GIII Sam F. Davis Stakes to offer Top-Notch 3yo Field this Saturday – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

LOUISVILLE, KY -NOV 26: McCraken (jockey Brian J. Hernandez Jr.) wins the 90th running of the G2 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes at Churchill Downs, Louisville, Kentucky. Owner Whitham Thoroughbreds LLC (Janis R. Whitham), trainer Ian R. Wilkes. By Ghostzapper x Ivory Empress, by Seeking the Gold. (Photo by Mary M. Meek/Eclipse Sportswire/Getty Images)
LOUISVILLE, KY -NOV 26: McCraken (with jockey Brian J. Hernandez Jr. on board) winning the 90th running of the GII Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes at Churchill Downs last time out. He’ll be the 2/1 M/L  favorite in Saturday’s GIII Sam F. Davis Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs. (Photo by Mary M. Meek/Eclipse Sportswire/Getty Images)

RACE #10, Sam F. Davis S. (Grade III)  POST TIME – 4:45 PM

Purse $250,000. For Three Year Olds. One And One Sixteenth Mile. (Dirt)

Also a 10/4/2/1 Kentucky Derby Points contest.


(Free PP’s for this race from DRF)


Saturday’s Free PP’s at Tampa Bay Downs

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PP. Horse M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1. State of Honor (ON)  8/1 3/C L J R Leparoux 116 M E Casse
2. King and His Court (ON) 8/1 3/G L G Boulanger 120 M E Casse
3. Fact Finding (KY) 9/2 3/C L J R Velazquez 118 T A Pletcher
4. Chance of Luck (KY) 15/1 3/C L R D Allen, Jr. 116 G S Bennett
5. Six Gun Salute (KY)  30/1 3/C   P Morales 116 E G Harty
6. Wild Shot (KY) 5/1 3/C L R Albarado 116 G R Arnold, II
7. Tapwrit (KY)  8/1 3/C L J L Ortiz 116 T A Pletcher
8. McCraken (KY)  2/1 3/C L B J Hernandez, Jr. 122 I R Wilkes
9. No Dozing (KY)  4/1 3/C L D Centeno 116 A Delacour

2017 GIII Withers Stakes – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

2017 Kentucky Derby Free Past Performances (Triple Crown Nominations)

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El Areeb – winner of last month’s GIII Jerome Stakes here at Aqueduct looks to be favored once again in this Saturday’s GIII Withers Stakes as the 3yo season rolls on here in Ozone Park, NY!

RACE 8, Withers S. (Grade III)  POST TIME – 4:20 PM

Purse $250,000. For Three Year Olds. One And One Sixteenth Miles.(DIRT) 

(with 10/4/2/1 derby points up for grabs)


Saturday’s Free PP’s for Aqueduct

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PP Horse M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1 True Timber (KY) 8/1 3/C L K Carmouche 116 K P McLaughlin
2 Apartfromthecrowd (FL) 5/1 3/C L I Ortiz, Jr. 116 C C Brown
3 Jaime’s Angel (NY)  50/1 3/C   A Garcia 116 R Metivier
4 El Areeb (KY)  6/5 3/C L T McCarthy 122 C A Lynch
5 Bonus Points (MD) 12/1 3/C L M Franco 116 T A Pletcher
6 Fillet of Sole (KY) 10/1 3/C L R Maragh 116 T A Pletcher
7 Always a Suspect (KY) 20/1 3/C L A A Gallardo 116 K P McLaughlin
8 Small Bear (KY)  30/1 3/G L D Davis 118 G Sciacca
9 Square Shooter (KY)  12/1 3/C L F Pennington 118 M Lerman
10 J Boys Echo (KY) 4/1 3/C L R Albarado 116 D L Romans

2016 GII Lexus Raven Run Stakes – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

GIII Elkhorn Stakes is the closing day featured race at Keeneland this Spring
GII Lexus Raven Run Stakes, for 3yo Fs at 7fs over the Main Track is the Saturday featured race at Keeneland!

RACE #9, Lexus Raven Run  S. (GRADE II)  POST TIME – 5:30 PM

Purse $250,000. For Three Years Old Fillies, at 7 Furlongs – (Dirt)


Free Saturday PP’s for Keeneland

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 – Free PP’s from DRF for this race!


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S/C# PP Horse   A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer M/L Odds
1
1 Covey Trace (KY)   3/F L B J Hernandez, Jr. 118 W J Denzik, Jr. 15/1
2
2 Ma Can Do It (KY)   3/F L C Hill 118 D L Romans 12/1
3
3 Grace’s Treasure (KY)   3/F L J L Castanon 118 M A Ewing 15/1
4
4 Lucy N Ethel (PA)   3/F L C J Lanerie 120 T M Amoss 9/2
5
5 Southern Girl (KY)   3/F L F Geroux 118 J L Jones 12/1
6
6 Bellamentary (KY)   3/F L M Garcia 118 P D’Amato 6/1
7
7 Malibu Stacy (KY)   3/F   G Saez 118 G Weaver 30/1
8
8 Curlin’s Approval (KY)   3/F L T Gaffalione 118 M D Wolfson 8/1
9
9 Coniah (CA)   3/F L J Bravo 118 K P McLaughlin 10/1
10
10 Sophia’s Song (KY)   3/F L R Albarado 118 T A Pletcher 5/1
11
11 Takrees (KY)   3/F L R Santana, Jr. 118 K P McLaughlin 12/1
12
12 Lightstream (KY)   3/F L J R Leparoux 120 B A Lynch 3/1