GIII Sham Stakes is the 1st of 4 Derby preps at Santa Anita this season – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

2018 GIII Sham Stakes Replay

GIII Sham Stakes brings out some top west coast 3yo talent this Saturday at Santa Anita Park

RACE 5 Sham S. (Grade III) POST TIME – 2:30 PM (Local)

Purse $100,000. For Three-Year-Olds.  One Mile. (Dirt)

a 10-4-2-1 Derby Points prep race!

DRFFree PP’s for Saturday’s Sham Stakes HERE!

Saturday’s Free PP’s for Santa Anita Park


PP Horse  M/L A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1 My Boy Jack (KY) 12/1 3/C L K J Desormeaux 120 J K Desormeaux
2 Here Is Happy (OH) 20/1 3/G L J Talamo 120 C A Lewis
3 All Out Blitz (KY)  10/1 3/C L T Baze 120 S Callaghan
4 Mourinho (KY) 4/1 3/C L D Van Dyke 120 B Baffert
5 Shivermetimbers (KY)  7/2 3/C L F Prat 120 J Hollendorfer
6 McKinzie (KY)  3/5 3/C L M E Smith 124 B Baffert
7 City Plan (KY) 20/1 3/C L T Conner 122 E G Harty


Gormley in a head bob over American Anthem at the wire of the GIII Sham Stakes – Results and Replay

The two big favorites Gormley and American Anthem go head to head all the way around a sloppy Santa Anita main track with Gormley getting the head bob at the end!

Track Condition: Sloppy
Winning Time: 1:35.89

Pgm# Horse Jockey Win Place Show
Gormley Victor Espinoza 5.20 2.80 2.40
American Anthem Mike E. Smith   2.60 2.20
Big Hit Santiago Gonzalez     3.60

Also ran were:
3 – Bird Is the Word , 2 – Term of Art , 4 – Colonel Samsen , 7 – Blabimir

GIII Sham Stakes is this weekend’s lone Derby Trail race – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

Gormley – winning the GI Front Runner Stakes last fall here at Santa Anita looks to return to his winning ways as the 8/5 for Saturday’s GIII Sham Stakes here at Santa Anita Park!

Yes, race fans the 2017 Derby Trail is now underway (whether we want it to be or not) So, this Saturday Santa Anita Park is offering up it’s first derby trail test of their new 2017 3yo season in the ;;;

RACE #7Sham S. (Grade III)  POST TIME – 3:30 PM(local)

Purse $100,000. For freshly-minted Three-Year-Olds, at 1 Mile (Dirt)

and is a 10/4/2/1 Kentucky Derby Points race!

Free PP’s for Saturday’s Card at Santa Anita Park


Free PP’s for this race from DRF

PP. Horse M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1. American Anthem (KY) 9/5 3/C L M E Smith 119 B Baffert
2. Term of Art (KY)  5/1 3/C L J Talamo 124 D F O’Neill
3. Bird Is the Word (KY) 20/1 3/C L G G Ulloa Perez 119 G F Almeida
4. Colonel Samsen (KY)  12/1 3/G L1 F Prat 121 E G Harty
5. Gormley (KY) 8/5 3/C L V Espinoza 124 J A Shirreffs
6. Big Hit (KY) 4/1 3/C L S Gonzalez 119 P D’Amato
7. Blabimir (KY)  12/1 3/C L M Gutierrez 119 D F O’Neill

GIII Sham Stakes is this week’s 2015 Derby Trail Stop – Entries, Post Positions, PP’s

Santa Anita 2015 logo

The 2015 Kentucky Derby Trail makes a left turn and heads out to Santa Anita Park for our first stop of the season there this Saturday in the $100,000, GIII Sham Stakes, for 3yo’s, at just a Mile, over the Santa Anita main track!

A field of “8” freshly-minted 3yos will go postward this Saturday as this race is another in a series of early season derby trail 10-4-2-1 Kentucky Derby points races!

Free Past Performances,

Selections – 3,5,7,8 exacta box with the 1 or 6 added to the back-end of a super ticket!

Post time is 3:00 pm PT, this Saturday!

PP. Horse M/L A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1. St. Joe Bay (FL) 8/1 3/C L M A Pedroza 118 P Miller
2. Pioneerof the West (FL) 12/1 3/C L C S Nakatani 118 M E Casse
3. Rockinatten (FL) 7/2 3/G L R Bejarano 118 D F O’Neill
4. Unblunted (KY)  6/1 3/C L J Talamo 118 M W McCarthy
5. Rock Shandy (KY) 8/1 3/R L V Espinoza 118 P Miller
6. Papacoolpapacool (KY) 8/1 3/G L F H Perez 118 J Mullins
7. Calculator (FL)  8/5 3/C L E Trujillo 118 P Miller
8. Hero Ten All (KY) 4/1 3/C L T Baze 118 J Mullins