The Brother’s “Dude” come 1,2 in GI Hollywood Gold Cup with Order of Finish and Replay!

First Dude (seen here) won today’s GI $500,000 Hollywood Gold Cup, in a photo, by a nose, over fellow-dudester Game on Dude, 3rd went to Twirling Candy by a neck in what was looking like a Triple-Dead-Heat for just a moment!

 The super-spot was filled by Setsuko in Hollywood Park’s Race #8 this afternoon!

First Dude gains his first ever GI win here today and because this was a Breeders’ Cup “win and you’re in” Classic division race, he’s earned a return trip to Louisville this Nov. for another try in the 2011 Breeders’ Cup Classic race!

Order of Finish,

1. First Dude

2. Game on Dude

3. Twirling Candy

4. Setsuko

5. Awesome Gem

6. Dark Cove

7. Miss Match

8. Soul Candy

See this Heart-Stopping finish Below!

Our Picks of 7, 4, 1 brought you the exacta and tri here today!

Cape Blanco whitewashes GI Man o’ War Stakes Field with Order of Finish and Replay

Euro-Invader Cape Blanco (seen here) won today’s GI $600,000 Man o’ War Stakes by 2 1/4 lengths over multiple Eclipse Awards winning turfer Gio Ponti at Belmont Park!

Coming 3rd was Boisterous and  Mission Approved filling out your super!

Order of Finish,

1. Cape Blanco

2. Gio Ponti

3. Boisterous

4. Mission Approved

5. Al Khali

6. Bearpath

Race Replay below!

The 7,5 exacta did work here from our race picks earlier!

Pool Play sinks GI Stephen Foster Field with Order of Finish/Replay

In an eery similarity to a race run here some 6 Saturdays ago, Pool Play (seen here), a Poly/Turf specialist, who had been training well over the Churchill main-track, trying the dirt for the first time at 20/1 on the M/L won today’s GI Stephen Foster at Churchill Downs at 36/1!

Coming 2nd was Mission Impazable by a neck, 3rd to Apart back another 1 1/4 and rounding out the super was Duke Of Mischief back 3/4’s more!

Order Of Finish

1. Pool Play

2. Mission Impazable

3. Apart

4. Duke of Mischief 

5. Giant Oak

6. Flat Out

7. Crown of Thorns

8. Worldly

9. Equestrio

10.El Caballo

11.Regal Ransom

Click on link below to see a race replay!

2011 Belmont Stakes Order of Finish and video Race Replay!

2011 Belmont Stakes Order of Finish!

1.  Ruler on Ice
2. Stay Thirsty ¾
3. Brilliant Speed 2 ¼
4. Nehro 7 ½
5. Shackleford 7 ¾
6. Animal Kingdom 9 ¼
7. Mucho Macho Man 24 ¼
8. Santiva 27 ¾
9. Monzon 27 ¾
10. Master Of Hounds  29 ¼
11. Prime Cut 30 ¼
12. Isn’t He Perfect 31 ¼

Video Race Replay!

Payouts,

#3 Ruler on Ice   51.50 26.00 13.60
#2 Stay Thirsty             19.40  10.80
#5 Brilliant Speed                       7.90

$1 Exacta – 3-2, $464.00
$2 Daily Double – $994.00
.10 cent Super – 3-2-5-6, $3702.00
$1 Trifecta – 3-2-5 $4134.00

Crowd attendance was 55,779!