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Horse Racing, Kentucky Derby Horses at The Downey Profile®

 

Kentucky Derby Road


Stakes Races Leading to the Kentucky Derby and Beyond
Post-Race Highlights and Quotes



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Jan. 17
1 Mile 70 Yards, Grade III LECOMTE STAKES, Fair Grounds ($200,000)

Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1

Jan. 19
1 Mile, SMARTY JONES STAKES, Gulfstream Park ($150,000)

Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1

Jan. 24
1 1/16 Mile, Grade II LAMBHOLM SOUTH HOLY BULL STAKES, Gulfstream Park ($400,000)

Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1

Jan. 31
1 1/16 Mile, Grade III SAM F. DAVIS STAKES, Tampa Bay Downs ($250,000)
No Points

Feb. 7
1 1/16 Mile, Grade III WITHERS STAKES, Aqueduct ($250,000)

Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1
1 1/16 Mile, Grade II ROBERT B. LEWIS STAKES, Santa Anita ($200,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1

Feb. 12
About 1 Mile (1,600 Meters), Group 3 UAE 2000 GUINEAS, Meydan Racecourse ($250,000)

No points


Feb. 14
1 1/8 Mile, Grade III EL CAMINO REAL DERBY, Golden Gate Fields ($200,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1

Feb. 16
1 1/16 Mile, Grade III SOUTHWEST STAKES, Oaklawn Park ($300,000)

Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1


Feb. 21
1 1/16 Mile, Grade II BESILU FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH STAKES, Gulfstream Park ($400,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5
1 1/16 Mile, Grade II RISEN STAR STAKES, Fair Grounds ($400,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5


Feb. 28
1 1/16 Mile, JOHN BATTAGLIA MEMORIAL STAKES, Turfway Park ($125,000)
No points

March 7
1 1/16 Mile, Grade III GOTHAM STAKES ($400,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5

About 1 3/16 Mile (1,900 Meters), AL BASTAKIYA, Meydan Racecourse ($250,000)
No points
1 1/16 Mile, Grade II TAMPA BAY DERBY, Tampa Bay Downs ($350,000)

Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5
1 1/16 Mile, Grade II SAN FELIPE STAKES, Santa Anita ($400,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5

March 14
1 1/16 Mile, Grade II REBEL STAKES, Oaklawn Park ($750,000)

Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5

March 21
1 1/8 Mile, Grade III SPIRAL STAKES, Turfway Park ($550,000)

Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5

March 22
1 1/8 Mile, Grade III SUNLAND DERBY, Sunland Park ($800,000)

Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5

March 28
About 1 3/16 Mile (1,900 Meters), Group 2 UAE DERBY, Meydan Racecourse ($2,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
1 1/8 Mile, Grade I BESILU FLORIDA DERBY, Gulfstream Park ($1,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
1 1/8 Mile, Grade II LOUISIANA DERBY, Fair Grounds ($750,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10

April 4
1 1/8 Mile, Grade I TOYOTA BLUE GRASS STAKES, Keeneland ($1,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
1 1/8 Mile, Grade I TWINSPIRES.COM WOOD MEMORIAL, Aqueduct ($1,000,000)

Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
1 1/8 Mile, Grade I SANTA ANITA DERBY, Santa Anita ($1,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10

April 11
1 1/8 Mile, Grade I ARKANSAS DERBY, Oaklawn Park ($1,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10

1 1/16 Mile, Grade III COOLMORE LEXINGTON STAKES, Keeneland ($250,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1

April 18
1 1/8 Mile, Grade III ILLINOIS DERBY, Hawthorne Race Course ($450,000)
No points





Jan. 17: 1 Mile 70 Yards, Grade III LECOMTE STAKES
Fair Grounds ($200,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1
http://www.fairgroundsracecourse.com

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
International Star won the Lecomte in 1:43.62, followed at the finish line by War Story, Tiznow R J and Another Lemon Drop. More




Jan. 19: 1 1/16 Mile, SMARTY JONES STAKES
Oaklawn Park ($150,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1
http://www.oaklawn.com/racing

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
After the race, Mike Smith said what I think we need to know about Far Right. Jon Court, meanwhile, was disconsolate, and Ahmed Zayat said everything would be alright with Mr. Z. More



Jan. 24: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade II LAMBHOLM SOUTH HOLY BULL STAKES
Gulfstream Park ($400,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1
http://www.gulfstreampark.com

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
Bluegrass Singer looks like a miler after the Holy Bull, Frosted had a tougher trip than the winner, and the winner has really grown up since November. More



Jan 31: 1 1/6 Mile, Grade III SAM F. DAVIS STAKES
Tampa Bay Downs ($250,000)
No Points
http://www.tampabaydowns.com

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
Owner Barbara Banke said Ocean Knight had been training superbly, and Eion Harty was at kind of a loss as to why My Johnny Be Good didn't win. More




Feb. 7: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade III WITHERS STAKES
Aqueduct ($250,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1
http://www.nyra.com/index_aqueduct.html

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
Why there is cause to argue that the move by Far from Over was more impressive than a similar run by I Want Revenge in 2009. More



Feb. 7: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade II ROBERT B. LEWIS STAKES
Santa Anita ($200,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
Why did Firing Line give in to Dortmund? Baffert adds Silver Charm to the list of comparisons for Dortmund. More



Feb. 12: About 1 Mile (1,600 Meters), Group 3 UAE 2000 GUINEAS
Meydan Racecourse ($250,000)
No points
http://www.meydan.ae/#index

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
Maybe we have another rivalry working in Dubai. Mubtaahij led in the UAE 2000 Guineas with over a quarter-mile to go but was headed by Maftool about 3/16-mile from the finish, and they battled from there to the wire. More



Feb. 14: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade III EL CAMINO REAL DERBY
Golden Gate Fields ($200,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1
http://www.goldengatefields.com

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
Mike Smith: No way I was going to beat Metaboss. More

 



Feb. 16: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade III SOUTHWEST STAKES
Oaklawn Park ($300,000)
Points: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1
http://www.oaklawn.com/racing

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
Far Right gets more distance, one trainer is insulting to the people who support his job, and Mr. Z runs a fairly straight path. More

 


Feb. 21: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade II BESILU FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH STAKES
Gulfstream Park ($400,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5
http://www.gulfstreampark.com

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
With forwardly-placed runners often winning at Gulfstream Park, I wasn't surprised that Itsaknockout was near the lead early on. But he found himself between horses leaving the first turn, and he didn't look very comfortable. More

 


Feb. 21: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade II RISEN STAR STAKES
Fair Grounds ($400,000) Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5
http://www.fairgroundsracecourse.com

Highlights and Post-Race Quotes
The result of this race was almost a carbon copy of the Lecomte, with International Star closing on the rail to win and War Story breaking poorly and coming on late to finish second. More

 


Feb. 28: 1 1/16 Mile, JOHN BATTAGLIA MEMORIAL STAKES
Turfway Park ($125,000)
No points
http://www.turfway.com




March 7: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade III GOTHAM STAKES
Aqueduct ($400,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5
http://www.nyra.com/index_aqueduct.html




March 7: About 1 3/16 Mile (1,900 Meters), AL BASTAKIYA
Meydan Racecourse ($250,000)
No points
http://www.meydan.ae/#index
 




March 7: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade II TAMPA BAY DERBY
Tampa Bay Downs ($350,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5

http://www.tampabaydowns.com



March 7: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade II SAN FELIPE STAKES
Santa Anita ($400,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5
http://www.santaanita.com




March 14: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade II REBEL STAKES
Oaklawn Park, $750,000
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5
http://www.oaklawn.com/racing



March 21: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade III SPIRAL STAKES
Turfway Park ($550,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5
http://www.turfway.com



March 22: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade III SUNLAND DERBY
Sunland Park ($800,000)
Points: 50 - 20 - 10 - 5
http://www.sunland-park.com





March 28: About 1 3/16 Mile (1,900 Meters), Group 2 UAE DERBY
Meydan Racecourse ($2,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
http://www.meydan.ae/#index




>March 28: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade I BESILU STABLES FLORIDA DERBY
Gulfstream Park ($1,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
http://www.gulfstreampark.com




March 28: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade II LOUISIANA DERBY
Fair Grounds ($750,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
http://www.fairgroundsracecourse.com




April 4: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade I TOYOTA BLUE GRASS STAKES
Keeneland ($1,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
http://www.keeneland.com/default.aspx




April 4: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade I TWINSPIRES.COM WOOD MEMORIAL
Aqueduct ($1,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
http://www.nyra.com/index_aqueduct.html




April 4: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade I SANTA ANITA DERBY
Santa Anita ($1,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
http://www.santaanita.com



April 11: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade I ARKANSAS DERBY
Oaklawn Park ($1,000,000)
Points: 100 - 40 - 20 - 10
http://www.oaklawn.com/racing




April 11: 1 1/16 Mile, Grade III COOLMORE LEXINGTON STAKES
Keeneland ($250,000)
P
oints: 10 - 4 - 2 - 1
http://www.keeneland.com/default.aspx




April 18: 1 1/8 Mile, Grade III ILLINOIS DERBY
Hawthorne Race Course ($450,000)
No points
http://www.hawthorneracecourse.com

 




 

 

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