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Contenders That Have Worked Out

American Farmer     4 Points     Golden Gate Fields     Five Furlongs     1.03:60     View Workouts
Enforceable     33 Points     Casse Training Center     Three Furlongs     36:40     View Workouts
Field Pass     20 Points     Churchill Training     Four Furlongs     47:60     View Workouts
Finnick the Fierce     25 Points     The Thoroughbred Center     Five Furlongs     1.00:80     View Workouts
Indian Peak     2 Points     Golden Gate Fields     Five Furlongs     1.01:60     View Workouts
Relentless Dancer     6 Points     Churchill Training     Four Furlongs     46:80     View Workouts
Shivaree     40 Points     Gulfstream Park     Three Furlongs     36:23     View Workouts
Storm the Court     32 Points     Santa Anita Park     Five Furlongs     1.00:40     View Workouts
Thousand Words     25 Points     Santa Anita Park     Five Furlongs     58:60     View Workouts
Wrecking Crew     5 Points     Churchill Downs     Five Furlongs     1.00:60     View Workouts

 

Contenders That Have Raced

Santa Anita Park     June 6     Race 8     RUNHAPPY Santa Anita Derby
    Honor A. P. finished 1st by 2 3/4 lengths     20 Points    
    Authentic finished 2nd beaten 2 3/4 lengths     60 Points    
    Rushie finished 3rd beaten 4 lengths        
    Anneau d’Or finished 4th beaten 5 3/4 lengths     12 Points    
    Shooters Shoot finished 5th beaten 11 1/4 lengths        
    Friar’s Road finished 6th beaten 13 lengths        
    Azul Coast finished 7th beaten 13 1/2 lengths     14 Points

Triple Crown News Release: 22 Three-Year-Olds Made Eligible to Triple Crown With $3,000 Late Payment

Twenty-two 3-year-old Thoroughbreds were made eligible to compete in the 2020 Triple Crown with a late $3,000 payment that was due Wednesday.

The nominees (with owner and trainer):

Alex Joon (Zayat Stables LLC via “Receiver”) (Steve Asmussen)

American Piper (Long Valley Stables LLC) (Rick Buckley)

Bear Alley (West Point Thoroughbreds and Albaugh Family Stables) (Dale Romans)

Casino Grande (Calumet Farm) (Christophe Clement)

Cezanne (Mrs. John Magnier, Michael Tabor, Derrick Smith and St. Elias Stable) (Bob Baffert)

Collusion Illusion (Dan Agnew, Rodney Orr, Jerry Schneider and John Xitco) (Mark Glatt)

Edge of Fire (Chiefswood Stables Limited) (Jimmy Jerkens)

Established (Twin Creeks Racing Stables LLC and Mt. Brilliant Farm LLC) (Mike Stidham)

High Cruise (Calumet Farm) (Jack Sisterson)

Hunt the Front (Dream Walkin Farm Inc.) (Nick Zito)

King Guillermo (Victoria’s Ranch) (Juan Avila)

Lebda (Euro Stable) (Claudio Gonzalez)

Mystic Guide (Godolphin LLC) (Mike Stidham)

Pneumatic (Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC) (Steve Asmussen)

Shooters Shoot (Exline-Border Racing, ERJ Racing and Dan Hudock) (Peter Eurton)

Superfecto (Irv Cowen) (Ralph Nicks)

Swiss Skydiver (Peter J. Callahan) (Kenny McPeek)

Uncle Chuck (Karl Watson, Michael E. Pegram and Paul Weitman) (Bob Baffert)

Well Connected (Michael Dubb and David Simon) (Mike Maker)

Winners Laugh (Barry Schwartz) (Linda Rice)

Winning Impression (West Point Thoroughbreds and Pearl Racing) (Dallas Stewart)

Winning Moment (Gary and Mary West) (Bob Baffert)

With 22 late nominees during the extended late nomination phase (pending late mail), there are now 369 horses eligible to participate in the Triple Crown’s revised three race series: the 152nd running of the Belmont Stakes (Grade I) at 1 1/8 miles at Belmont Park in Elmont, N.Y.; the 146th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve (GI) at 1 ¼ miles on Sept. 5 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky.; and the 145th running of the Preakness Stakes (GI) at 1 3/16 miles on Oct. 3 at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Md.

The early nomination total was 347 at $600 per horse when it closed Jan. 25.

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Contenders That Have Entered To Race

Santa Anita Park     June 6     Race 8     RUNHAPPY Santa Anita Derby    
    Anneau d’Or 12 Points  
    Authentic 60 Points  
    Azul Coast 14 Points  
    Friar’s Road  
    Honor A. P. 20 Points  
    Rushie  
    Shooters Shoot  

 

Contenders That Have Worked Out

Eight Rings     10 Points     Los Alamitos     Three Furlongs     38:00     View Workouts

 

Contenders That Have Raced

Churchill Downs     June 4     Race 7    
    Scabbard finished 6th beaten 5 3/4 lengths     6 Points    

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Contenders That Have Entered To Race

Golden Gate Fields     June 5     Race 4        
    Wine and Whisky 1 Point  

 

Contenders That Have Worked Out

Basin     50 Points     Churchill Downs     Five Furlongs     1.00:40     View Workouts
Candy Tycoon     20 Points     Palm Beach Downs     Four Furlongs     49:99     View Workouts
Max Player     10 Points     Belmont Park     Five Furlongs     1.00:60     View Workouts

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Contenders That Have Worked Out

Charlatan     100 Points     Santa Anita Park     Five Furlongs     1.00:80     View Workouts
Fancy Liquor     4 Points     Churchill Training     Four Furlongs     51:40     View Workouts
Halo Again     2 Points     Keeneland     Five Furlongs     1.01:60     View Workouts
Pneumatic     10 Points     Churchill Downs     Five Furlongs     1.02:20     View Workouts

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Contenders That Have Entered To Race

Churchill Downs     June 4     Race 7        
    Scabbard 6 Points  

 

Contenders That Have Worked Out

Authentic     60 Points     Santa Anita Park     Six Furlongs     1.12:40     View Workouts
Azul Coast     14 Points     Santa Anita Park     Six Furlongs     1.13:80     View Workouts
Tiz the Law     122 Points     Palm Meadows Training Center     Four Furlongs     48:20     View Workouts
Toledo     2 Points     Churchill Downs     Four Furlongs     49:40     View Workouts
Winning Impression     10 Points     Churchill Downs     Four Furlongs     49:00     View Workouts

Ohio Derby Added to Road to the Kentucky Derby Extension

Churchill Downs Racetrack today announced that the Ohio Derby has been added to the extension of the “Road to the Kentucky Derby presented by Woodford Reserve.”

The Ohio Derby presented by TwinSpires.com (Grade III) will be run for 3-year-old Thoroughbreds at 1 1/8 miles on Saturday, June 27 at JACK Thistledown Racino in North Randall, Ohio and will feature a $500,000 purse.

Points to the Top 4 finishers will be worth 20-8-4-2 on the Road to the Kentucky Derby.

The 146th running of the 1 ¼-mile Kentucky Derby presented by Woodford Reserve (GI) has been rescheduled for Saturday, Sept. 5.

The upcoming schedule of races:

June 6, $400,000 Santa Anita Derby (GI), 1 1/8 miles, Santa Anita, 100-40-20-10

June 20, $1 million Belmont Stakes (GI), 1 1/8 miles, Belmont Park, 150-60-30-15

June 27, $500,000 Ohio Derby (GIII), 1 1/8 miles, Thistledown, 20-8-4-2

July 4, $150,000 Los Alamitos Derby (GIII), 1 1/8 miles, Los Alamitos, 20-8-4-2

July 8, $300,000 Indiana Derby (GIII), 1 1/8 miles, Indiana Grand, 20-8-4-2

July 11, $600,000 Blue Grass (GII), 1 1/8 miles, Keeneland, 100-40-20-10

July 18, $1 million Haskell (GI), 1 1/8 miles, Monmouth Park, 100-40-20-10

Aug. 1, $100,000 Shared Belief, 1 1/16 miles, Del Mar, 50-20-10-5

Aug. 15, $150,000 Pegasus, 1 1/16 miles, Monmouth Park, 20-8-2-1

The Ellis Park Derby (50-20-10-5) and stakes races at Saratoga Race Course will be added to the series once their stakes schedules are finalized.

 

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Contenders That Have Worked Out

American Farmer     4 Points     Golden Gate Fields     Four Furlongs     51:60     View Workouts
Anneau d’Or     12 Points     Golden Gate Fields     Five Furlongs     1.00:20     View Workouts
Green Light Go     4 Points     Belmont Park     Four Furlongs     49:06     View Workouts
Honor A. P.     20 Points     Santa Anita Park     Five Furlongs     1.00:20     View Workouts
Prince of Pharoahs     3 Points     Belmont Park     Four Furlongs     48:77     View Workouts
Shivaree     40 Points     Gulfstream Park     Six Furlongs     1.15:53     View Workouts
Shoplifted     13 Points     Belmont Park     Five Furlongs     1.01:95     View Workouts
Storm the Court     32 Points     Santa Anita Park     Five Furlongs     59:80     View Workouts
Thousand Words     25 Points     Santa Anita Park     Four Furlongs     48:80     View Workouts
Wells Bayou     104 Points     Churchill Downs     Four Furlongs     48:40     View Workouts
Wrecking Crew     5 Points     Churchill Downs     Four Furlongs     50:60     View Workouts