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

Midnight Storm wins “Arrogateless” GII San Pasqual Stakes in the mud – Results and Replay

Midnight Storm – winning in a “Arrogateless” and muddy edition of the GII San Pasqual Stakes at Santa Anita this Sunday!

Track Condition: Wet Fast
Winning Time: 1:40.65

Pgm# Horse Jockey Win Place Show
Midnight Storm Rafael Bejarano 3.20 2.10  
Accelerate Tyler Baze   3.00  
Dalmore Kent J. Desormeaux      
Also ran was:
1 – Prospect Park
Scratched horse:
Arrogate  (Trainer)

Arrogate to prep for the $12M Pegasus in Sunday’s GII San Pasqual Stakes – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

(Arrogate) – winner of the 2016 Breeders’ Cup Classic will prep for next month’s big rematch with California Chrome in the $12,000,000 GI Pegasus Stakes at Gulfstream Park this Sunday in the GII San Pasqual Stakes at Santa Anita Park!

Race #8GII San Pasqual Stakes – Post Time 4:00 pm (Local)

$200,000, for 4yos and up, at 1 1/16 mile (Dirt)

Free Past Performances for the Sunday Card at Santa Anita


 – Free PP’s for this race from DRF

PP Horse
M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1 Prospect Park (KY)  10/1 5/H L N Arroyo, Jr. 120 C W Sise, Jr.
2 Accelerate (KY) 8/1 4/C L T Baze 125 J W Sadler
3 Dalmore (FL)  20/1 4/C L K J Desormeaux 122 J K Desormeaux
4 Midnight Storm (KY)  4/1 6/H L R Bejarano 125 P D’Amato
5 Arrogate (KY) 1/5 4/C L M E Smith 125 B Baffert