J Boys Echo rallies late for win, El Areeb 3rd in GIII Gotham Stakes – Results and Replay

J Boys Echo – with a decisive win in the GIII Gotham Stakes!

J Boys Echo, got the best of his Aqueduct winter time nemesis El Areeb, (3rd in this race), with big outside run to glory and 3 1/2 length win in today’s GIII Gotham Stakes at Aqueduct. Cloud Computing, stayed on for the runner-up spot with Action Everyday, filling out this race’s super ticket for you!

J Boys Echo, now with 53 derby points has earned a spot in this year’s GI Kentucky Derby off this win here today !

(“Current” 2017 Kentucky Derby Points Leaderboard and Derby Trail Races Schedule)

Track Condition: Fast
Winning Time: 1:46.34

Prgm# Horse Jockey Win Place Show
J Boys Echo
Robby Albarado 14.80 7.30 2.70
Cloud Computing Manuel Franco   6.50 3.30
El Areeb
Trevor McCarthy     2.10

Also ran were:
10 – Action Everyday , 6 – True Timber , 8 – So Conflated , 2 – Gaetano
Scratched horses:
Glennrichment  (Trainer) , Miggsy  (Trainer) , Apartfromthecrowd  (Trainer)

El Areeb goes for Aqueduct’s 3yo Trifecta in GIII Gotham Stakes Saturday – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

EL Areebwinner of both the GIII Jerome and GIII Withers Stakes at Aqueduct this winter goes for the Aqueduct Derby Trail trifecta this Saturday at Aqueduct in the $300,000 GIII Gotham Stakes!

RACE 8, Gotham S. (Grade III) POST TIME – 4:50 PM

Purse $300,000. For Three Year Olds. One And One Sixteenth Miles. (Dirt)

A 50/20/10/5 Kentucky Derby Points Race

Free Saturday PP’s for Aqueduct


PP Horse M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1 J Boys Echo (KY) 8/1 3/C L R Albarado 116 D L Romans
2 Gaetano (KY) 50/1 3/C L C H Velasquez 116 G Preciado
3 Miggsy (KY) Scr’d 3/C L A S Arroyo 116 R R Rodriguez
4 El Areeb (KY)  6/5 3/C L T McCarthy 123 C A Lynch
5 Glennrichment (KY) Scr’d 3/C L E Cancel 116 R R Rodriguez
6 True Timber (KY) 6/1 3/C L K Carmouche 116 K P McLaughlin
7 Apartfromthecrowd (FL) Scr’d 3/C L J A Vargas, Jr. 121 C C Brown
8 So Conflated (FL) 8/1 3/R L M Gutierrez 120 D F O’Neill
9 Cloud Computing (KY) 5/1 3/C L M Franco 116 C C Brown
10 Action Everyday (KY)  10/1 3/C L R Maragh 116 T A Pletcher

2017 GII Fountain of Youth and GIII Gotham Stakes – Probables with Free Nomination PP’s

2017-kentucky-derby-logoThe 2017 Derby Trail splits off into two opposite flowing branches this coming Saturday, as one branch swerves north to the Big Apple, Aqueduct and the $300,000, GIII Gotham Stakes while the second branch dives south to Gulfstream Park and the $400,000, GII Fountain of Youth Stakes.

Both races will be 50/20/10/5 Derby points races at 1 1/16 mile (dirt) with each winner locking up another GI Kentucky Derby gate as both races are already the next to last 2017 Derby Trail tests at their respective locations this season!

The GIII Suwanee River Stakes is on the Saturday card at Gulfstream Park this weekend!
The GII Fountain of Youth Stakes is on a big Stakes laden Saturday card at Gulfstream Park this coming weekend!
2017 Fountain of Youth Stakes (G2)
1 1/16 m, Dirt; 3 M
Gulfstream Park
50/20/10/5 Derby Points Race

GII Fountain of Youth Nominations Free PP’s

Other Stakes Nominations Free Past Performances for Gulfstream’s Upcoming Big Saturday Card!

   Fasig-Tipton Davona Dale S. March 04, 2017
   Canadian Turf S. March 04, 2017 
   Herecomesthebride S. March 04, 2017
   Palm Beach S. March 04, 2017
   Fred W. Hooper S. March 04, 2017
   Sand Springs S. March 04, 2017
   The Very One S. March 04, 2017
   Mac Diarmida S. March 04, 2017

Last Out
Takaful K. McLaughlin Probable 7th – GIII Jerome Stakes
Sonic Mule T. Pletcher Probable 3rd – GII Swale Stakes
Huracan Americo D. Zanelli Jr. Probable Winner – GI Derby Nacional (Per)
Quinientos E. Sanchez Probable 4th – Just One More Stakes 
Practical Joke C. Brown Probable 3rd – GI B/C Juvenile
Gunnevera A. Sano Probable 2nd – GIII Holy Bull Stakes
Three Rules J. Pinchin Probable 2nd – GII Swale Stakes
Irish War Cry H. Motion Probable Winner – GIII Holy Bull Stakes
Aqueduct - offers the GIII Red Smith Hcp. turfer on the Saturday card
Aqueduct – offers the GIII Gotham Stakes on this coming Saturday’s card

2017 Gotham Stakes (G3)
1 1/16 m, Dirt; 3 M
50/20/10/5 Derby Points Race

Nominations Free PP’s

Last Out
El Areeb C. Lynch Goal Winner – GIII Wither Stakes
So Conflated D. O’Neill Probable Winner – Cal Derby at GG
Practical Joke C. Brown Probable 3rd – GI B/C Juvenile

2017 GIII Withers, GIII Robert B. Lewis and GII Holy Bull Stakes – Results and Replays

Track Condition: Fast
Winning Time: 1:44.47
# Horse Jockey Win Place Show
El Areeb Trevor McCarthy 3.10 2.50 2.10
True Timber Kendrick Carmouche   13.60 8.00
J Boys Echo Robby Albarado     3.80
Also ran were:
5 – Bonus Points , 2 – Apartfromthecrowd , 9 – Square Shooter , 6 – Fillet of Sole , 8 – Small Bear , 7 – Always a Suspect , 3 –Jaime’s Angel

Track Condition: Fast
Winning Time: 1:43.48
# Horse Jockey Win Place Show
Royal Mo
Victor Espinoza 5.00 3.40 2.20
Mario Gutierrez 4.20 2.60
Sheer Flattery Mike E. Smith 2.20
Also ran were:
4 – Term of Art , 3 – Dangerfield

Track Condition: Fast
Winning Time: 1:42.52
# Horse Jockey Win Place Show
Irish War Cry Joel Rosario 10.80 4.00 2.20
Gunnevera Javier Castellano   4.00 2.10
Classic Empire
Julien R. Leparoux     2.10
Also ran were:
4 – Talk Logistics , 8 – Cavil , 2 – Perro Rojo , 7 – Shamsaan
Scratched horses:
Fire for Effect  (Trainer) , Fact Finding  (Trainer)