Classic Empire to make 3yo debut in GII Lambholm South Holy Bull Stakes – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

2017 Kentucky Derby Free Past Performances (Triple Crown Nominations)

Classic Empire – here winning last Fall’s Breeders’ Cup Juvenile will make his 3yo debut this Saturday at Gulfstream Park in the $350,000 GII Holy Bull Stakes!

RACE 12, lambholm South Holy Bull S. (Grade II)  POST TIME – 5:35 PM

Purse $350,000. Three Year Olds, at One And One Sixteenth Mile (Dirt)

Another 10/4/2/1 Kentucky Derby Points race!

Saturday’s Free PP’s at Gulfstream Park

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Live Streaming from Gulfstream here!

PP Horse M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1 Gunnevera (KY) 9/2 3/C L J Castellano 122 A Sano
2 Perro Rojo (KY)  30/1 3/C L N Juarez 116 N P Zito
3 Classic Empire (KY) 3/5 3/C L J R Leparoux 122 M E Casse
4 Talk Logistics (FL) 12/1 3/C L P Lopez 116 E Plesa, Jr.
5 Irish War Cry (NJ)  15/1 3/C L1 J Rosario 120 H G Motion
6 Fact Finding (KY) 6/1 3/C L J R Velazquez 120 T A Pletcher
7 Shamsaan (KY) 20/1 3/C L L Saez 116 K P McLaughlin
8 Cavil (KY) 15/1 3/G L J Lezcano 116 K P McLaughlin
9 Fire for Effect (KY)  20/1 3/C L C J Lanerie 116 D L Romans

2017 Kentucky Derby Trail returns in earnest this weekend with 3 big tests – Probables and Free PP’s

the 2017 Kentucky Derby Trail returns to the spotlight this weekend with 3 Big Graded Stakes tests.

The 2017 GI Kentucky Derby trail returns in full force this weekend with 3 big Graded Stakes at Gulfstream, Santa Anita and Aqueduct.

Aqueduct offers up the 2nd of its four 2017 derby tests with the GIII Withers Stakes – A 10/4/2/1 Derby Points test.

Free Nominations PP’s

Looks for the early season GIII Jerome Stakes winner El Areeb, to be the leader of this pack.

Gulfstream Park will feature the GIII Holy Bull Stakes, also a 10/4/2/1 Derby Points test.

Free Nominations PP’s,

where the 2016 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile winner Classic Empire looks to maybe make his 3yo debut.

Other probables might be Cool Arrow the Springboard Mile winner, Gunnevera the GIII Delta Downs Jackpot Winner and GII Kentucky Jockey Club winner McCracken.

The GIII Robert B. Lewis Stakes, also a 10/4/2/1 Derby Points test will be Santa Anita’s 2nd of 4 Kentucky Derby Trail tests this season on Saturday where –

Free Nominations PP’s

Mastery and or Gormley, could lead this pack on Saturday at Santa Anita!

Remember horse racing fans the 2017 GI Kentucky Derby is only about 3 months away now, so it is time to pick up you’re Free PP’s and get on the trail to Louisville this May 6th at Churchill Downs!


Upstart is holy terror in GII Holy Bull Stakes win – Results and Replay

Upstartmaking it look easy in today’s 5 plus lengths win in the GII Holy Bull Stakes at Gulfstream Park

Upstart, gathered in the lead at the top of stretch then fired off a big winning kick to race off to an easy 5 1/2 lengths victory in today’s $400,000, GII Holy Bull Stakes, for 3yo’s, 1 1/16 mile over a “fast ” Gulfstream Park main track!

Frosted, came 2nd,  Bluegrass Singer was 3rd with 80/1 shot Juan and Bina , filling out today’s super!

Winning Time – 1:43.61

no. Horse Win Place Show
Upstart 6.20 3.20 2.40
Frosted   3.00 2.40
Bluegrass Singer     2.80
$2 Daily Double 7-8 20.80
$2 Exacta 8-1 17.00
$0.10 Superfecta 8-1-4-5 27.61
$1 Trifecta 8-1-4 25.70

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Itsmyluckyday shanghai’s GIII Holy Bull Stakes – Results and Replay

Itsmyluckyday - taking down Shanghai Bobby in today's GIII Holy Bull Stakes at Gulfstream Park!
Itsmyluckyday – taking down Shanghai Bobby in today’s GIII Holy Bull Stakes at Gulfstream Park!

Itsmyluckyday , sat tucked just behind the front running Shanghai Bobby , on the outside in the open stages, then picked up his feet on the far turn to duel Shanghai Bobby , into submission in the Gulfstream Park stretch to win today’s $400,000, GIII Holy Bull Stakes, going 1 1/16 mile for newly minted 3yo by 2 lengths!

Full Results and Race Replay,

Coming 3rd was Clearly Now , at 40/1 was back 11 1/2 lengths and 1/2 length in front of 132/1 shot in Joshua’s Comprise , to super-size both the tri and super payouts here today!

Payouts and Winning Time,

Purse: $400,000
  Distance: One And One Sixteenth Miles On The Dirt
  Track Condition: Fast
  Winning Time: 1:41.81 *(Track Record for 1 1/16 mile)
Pgm Horse Jockey Win Place Show
7. Itsmyluckyday Elvis Trujillo 11.40 4.40 3.80
1. Shanghai Bobby Rosie Napravnik   3.00 2.80
3. Clearly Now Luis Saez     11.40
Also ran: 10. – Joshua’s Comprise , 4. – Bern Identity , 2. – Frac Daddy , 6. – Dewey Square , 5. – Sr. Quisqueyano , 8. – Tulira Castle , 9. – Fredericksburg