Malagacy wins first Graded Stakes in GII Rebel Stakes – Results and Replay

Malagacy – is growing up quickly for Todd Pletcher with a big victory in  today’s GII Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn!

Malagacy, sat a nice stalking trip just off the early pace setter Uncontested, in the early frames of this race, then snatched the lead at the top of the stretch to roll home to a 2 lengths victory in the 2017 GII Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn Park.

 Sonneteer, at 99/1, Untrapped and Petrov were all only noses apart at the line in a photo for 2nd, 3rd and 4th, respectively!

Malagacy, takes home over a half $million for the the win along with 50 Derby Points that were up for grabs in this race giving him a berth into the 2017 GI Kentucky Derby on May 6th at Churchill Downs. Todd Pletcher now has a pair of 3yos who are Derby bound as Tapwrit won the GII Tampa Bay Derby for the Pletcher barn last week.


Track Condition: Fast
Winning Time: 1:43.00

Pgm# Horse Jockey Win Place Show
6.
Malagacy Javier Castellano 8.60 6.60 5.60
3.
Sonneteer Richard E. Eramia   58.20 15.40
5.
Untrapped Irad Ortiz, Jr.     5.40

Also ran were:
4. – Petrov , 8. – Silver Dust , 11. – Lookin At Lee , 9. – Appalachian Gem , 2. – Uncontested , 10. – Royal Mo , 7. –American Anthem , 1. – Silver Bullion


 

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GII Rebel Stakes comes up “11” strong – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

American Anthem, seen here dueling with Gormley down the stretch of the GIII Sham Stakes at Santa Anita Park back on January 7, 2017 in Arcadia, California will be a top contender in this Saturday’s GII Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn!

RACE 10, Rebel S. (Grade II) POST TIME – 6:06 PM CDT

Purse $900,000. Three Year Olds.  One And One Sixteenth Mile. (Dirt)

50-20-10-5 Kentucky Derby Points Race


Free Rebel Stakes PP’s From DRF

Free PP’s for the Saturday, Rebel Stakes Card at Oaklawn Park

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Downthestretchs’ 2017 GII Rebel Stakes Preview


PP. Horse M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1. Silver Bullion (KY) 30/1 3/C L R A Vazquez 115 D W Lukas
2. Uncontested (KY) 10/1 3/C L C Hill 122 W M Catalano
3. Sonneteer (KY) 30/1 3/C L R E Eramia 115 J K Desormeaux
4. Petrov (KY) 9/2 3/C L J L Ortiz 115 R Moquett
5. Untrapped (KY) 8/1 3/C L I Ortiz, Jr. 115 S M Asmussen
6. Malagacy (KY)  4/1 3/C L J Castellano 115 T A Pletcher
7. American Anthem (KY)  2/1 3/C L M E Smith 115 B Baffert
8. Silver Dust (KY) 15/1 3/C L C J Lanerie 115 R L Morse
9. Appalachian Gem (KY)  30/1 3/C L G L Stevens 115 J C Van Berg
10. Royal Mo (KY) 9/2 3/C L V Espinoza 122 J A Shirreffs
11. Lookin At Lee (KY) 15/1 3/C L R Santana, Jr. 117 S M Asmussen

2017 GII Rebel Stakes – Probables with Free PP’s (Nom’s) – Related News Stories

2017 Rebel Stakes (GII)

1 1/16 mile, Dirt; 3yos, Purse $900,000

(50-20-10-5) Kentucky Derby Points Race


(Free Nominations PP’s)

Horse
Trainer
Status
Last Out
Uncontested W. Catalano Probable  6th – GIII Southwest Stakes
Lookin At Lee S. Asmussen Probable  3rd – GIII Southwest Stakes
Silver Bullion D. Lukas Probable  2nd – O/P 1x Aoc
Malagacy T. Pletcher Probable Winner – 1x Aoc at G/P
Silver Dust R. Morse Probable  4th – GIII Southwest Stakes
Petrov R. Moquett Probable  2nd – GIII Southwest Stakes
Untrapped S. Asmussen Probable  2nd – GII Risen Star Stakes
Royal Mo J. Shirreffs Probable  Winner – GIII Robert B Lewis Stakes S/A
American Anthem B. Baffert Probable  2nd – GIII Sham Stakes

2017 GII Rebel Stakes Related News Stories

 

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

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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
11
One Liner 8.80 5.40 3.40
8
Petrov   6.60 4.60
4
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)