Churchill Downs Entries & Results for Thursday, September 16, 2021

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Meriwether Lewis Clark Jr. opened Churchill Downs in then-rural Louisville in 1875. Since then it has hosted America's longest-held sporting event, the Kentucky Derby, the Kentucky Oaks, and the Clark Handicap each year.
Biggest stakes: Kentucky Derby, Kentucky Oaks, Stephen Foster Handicap, and the Clark Handicap.

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6F, Dirt, $10,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $30,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Pick 5 (Races 1-5)

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Mini Dress

Power Broker

Denis W. Roberson

Jon Kenton Court

15/1

2 2

Shirley Greene

Brody's Cause

Bentley Combs

Jose Riquelme

15/1

3 3

Blonde On Tap

Tapiture

Danny Werre

Miguel Mena

2/1

4 4

Anna's Moonlight

Union Rags

Eric N. Foster

Edgar Morales

12/1

5 5

Spy a Star

Speightster

Cherie DeVaux

Tyler Gaffalione

7/2

6 6

Speed Zone

Distorted Humor

Thomas M. Amoss

James Graham

4/1

7 7

Tribord

Successful Appeal

William E. Morey

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

4/1

8 8

Eida's Storm

Hakassan (CHI)

Juan Raul Aguirre

Carlos A. Diaz

20/1

9 9

Vallejo

Southern Image

Jerome F. Miller

Kendal Sterritt

20/1

10 10

Fantastic Riva

Shackleford

Andrew McKeever

Adam Beschizza

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Spy a Star  5 $6.40 $3.60 $3.20
Speed Zone  6 - $5.60 $4.40
Shirley Greene  2 - - $7.60
Tribord  7 - - -
Also rans: Blonde On Tap, Mini Dress, Anna's Moonlight, Eida's Storm, Fantastic Riva, Vallejo
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 5-6 $38.80 $74,554.00
Superfecta 5-6-2-7 $893.40 $28,583.00
Trifecta 5-6-2 $277.00 $47,227.00
Fractions and final time: :21.84, :45.72, :58.49, 1:11.3
Winning Owner: Resolute Racing Alliance, LLC
Winning Breeder: Machmer Hall

1M, Dirt, $20,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $50,000

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Graciana

Bullet Train (GB)

Darrin Miller

Chase Miller

15/1

2 2

Princess d'Oro

Mizzen Mast

Aaron M. West

Miguel Mena

8/1

3 3

Right Trappe

Trappe Shot

Steve Hobby

Francisco Arrieta

12/1

4 4

Ambitiously Placed

Flat Out

Kelli Martinez

Armando Martinez

8/5

5 5

Coinmaker

Goldencents

Juan Munoz Cano

Mitchell Murrill

7/2

6 6

Paulas Game

Raison d'Etat

Eric N. Foster

Edgar Morales

20/1

7 7

Bertrada

Violence

Grant T. Forster

Adam Beschizza

9/5

Runner Win Place Show
Right Trappe  3 $19.40 $9.20 $5.60
Coinmaker  5 - $5.20 $3.60
Graciana  1 - - $10.20
Bertrada  7 - - -
Also rans: Ambitiously Placed, Paulas Game, Princess d'Oro
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-3 $97.20 $25,965.00
Exacta 3-5 $96.20 $69,723.00
Superfecta 3-5-1-7 $2,879.40 $25,452.00
Trifecta 3-5-1 $1,112.40 $45,393.00
Fractions and final time: :23.35, :46.83, 1:11.77, 1:24.7, 1:37.98
Winning Owner: Mark Lamberth
Winning Breeder: Calumet Farm

Baffert waits for court ruling to end Churchill Downs ban

Trainer Bob Baffert awaits federal court ruling on his bid to end Churchill Downs ban.

1 1/16M, Dirt, $10,000 Starter Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $52,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5) $.20 Derby City-6

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 2

Nietzsche

Fighting Hussar

Caio Caramori

Francisco Arrieta

3/1

1A 4

Double Tough Tiger

Tourist

Caio Caramori

Mitchell Murrill

3/1

2 1

Allen

Tiznow

Tim Glyshaw

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

8/1

3 3

Copper King

Medaglia d'Oro

James E. Mattingly

Jon Kenton Court

8/1

4 5

Hesabully

Midshipman

Bentley Combs

Jose Riquelme

20/1

5 6

Jack's Advantage

Bayern

Ethan W. West

Rafael Bejarano

15/1

6 7

Brother Aaron

Majesticperfection

Dale L. Romans

Joseph Talamo

5/1

7 8

Family Man

First Defence

Robert Medina

Tyler Gaffalione

5/2

8 9

Risky Town

Jersey Town

Troy Newton

Declan Cannon

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Family Man  7 $6.60 $3.60 $3.00
Nietzsche  1 - $4.00 $4.20
Double Tough Tiger  1A - - $4.20
Allen  2 - - -
Also rans: Brother Aaron, Copper King, Jack's Advantage, Risky Town, Hesabully
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 5-3-7 $289.20 $31,250.00
Daily Double 3-7 $73.60 $10,014.00
Exacta 7-1 $23.80 $87,684.00
Superfecta 7-1-2-6 $620.40 $34,707.00
Trifecta 7-1-2 $173.20 $54,641.00
Fractions and final time: :24.7, :48.94, 1:13.33, 1:38, 1:44.42
Winning Owner: Mrs. J. V. Shields, Jr.
Winning Breeder: J. V. Shields Jr.

1M, Dirt, $75,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $60,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 4-5-6) Pick 5 (Races 4-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Racarino

Mineshaft

Jack Sisterson

Corey J. Lanerie

5/1

2 2

Aeronaut

Orb

Vickie L. Foley

Mitchell Murrill

15/1

3 3

Honky Tonk Hero

Ghostzapper

Brad H. Cox

Florent Geroux

4/1

4 4

Pledgeofallegiance

Constitution

Paul J. McGee

Joseph Talamo

5/2

5 5

Centurion

Pioneerof the Nile

Robertino Diodoro

David Cohen

8/1

6 6

Polsar

Frosted

Michael A. Tomlinson

Joseph Rocco, Jr.

15/1

7 7

Preseli's Tale

Tale of Ekati

Dallas Stewart

Tyler Gaffalione

12/1

8 8

Seminole Beach

Ghostzapper

Ian R. Wilkes

Chris Landeros

10/1

9 9

Suppressor

Munnings

Steven M. Asmussen

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

12/1

10 10

Charger

Point of Entry

Rey Hernandez

Edgar Morales

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Pledgeofallegiance  4 $3.80 $2.60 $2.60
Preseli's Tale  7 - $6.40 $4.60
Charger 10 - - $4.00
Suppressor  9 - - -
Also rans: Centurion, Aeronaut, Honky Tonk Hero, Seminole Beach, Polsar
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-7-4 $189.00 $16,929.00
Daily Double 7-4 $14.00 $16,417.00
Exacta 4-7 $24.20 $98,595.00
Superfecta 4-7-10-9 $965.00 $38,226.00
Trifecta 4-7-10 $119.60 $66,244.00
Fractions and final time: :23.48, :46.6, 1:10.93, 1:23.48, 1:36.36
Winning Owner: Jay Em Ess Stable
Winning Breeder: Moreau Bloodstock Int'l Inc. &White Bloodstock LLC

Churchill announces record stakes purses for spring meet

Churchill Downs announces record $20.525 million in stakes purses for spring meet

6F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $120,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7) Pick 4 (Races 5-6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Cogburn

Not This Time

Steven M. Asmussen

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

3/1

2 2

Andy Cant

Bernardini

William I. Mott

Martin Garcia

12/1

3 3

Altus

Nyquist

Ian R. Wilkes

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

15/1

4 4

Almanzo

Tapit

Brad H. Cox

Florent Geroux

5/1

5 5

Jego

Uncle Mo

Joe Sharp

Adam Beschizza

12/1

6 6

Inbound

Union Rags

Brendan P. Walsh

Corey J. Lanerie

8/1

7 7

Officer Nick

Frosted

Dale L. Romans

Joseph Talamo

12/1

8 8

Zippin Gigi

Run Away and Hide

Mark E. Casse

Julien R. Leparoux

5/1

9 9

Celestial Finish

Gormley

Thomas M. Amoss

James Graham

8/1

10 10

Sutherland

Twirling Candy

W. Bret Calhoun

Reylu Gutierrez

12/1

11 11

Cyclone

Point of Entry

Joe Sharp

Tyler Gaffalione

10/1

12 12

Ain't That a Kick

Honor Code

Robertino Diodoro

David Cohen

10/1

13 13

Supremely

Mastery

Albert M. Stall, Jr.

Colby J. Hernandez

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

14 14

Sacred Midnight

Midnight Storm

William G. Gowan

Martin Garcia

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

15 15

Fightville

Creative Cause

J. Keith Desormeaux

Kent J. Desormeaux

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

16 16

Unified Report

Unified

Dallas Stewart

Corey J. Lanerie

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Cogburn  1 $5.40 $3.80 $3.00
Altus  3 - $7.00 $5.00
Cyclone 11 - - $8.00
Almanzo  4 - - -
Also rans: Jego, Inbound, Zippin Gigi, Sutherland, Andy Cant, Celestial Finish, Officer Nick, Ain't That a Kick
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 7-4-1 $62.60 $37,518.00
Pick 4 3-7-1/4-1/13/14/15/16 $755.60 $69,805.00
Pick 5 5-3-7-1/4-1/13/14/15/16 $3,317.80 $174,644.00
Daily Double 4-1 $10.80 $18,034.00
Exacta 1-3 $36.80 $138,126.00
Superfecta 1-3-11-4 $1,737.20 $44,380.00
Trifecta 1-3-11 $485.20 $80,086.00
Fractions and final time: :21.64, :45.17, :57.19, 1:09.79
Winning Owner: Brewster, Clark O., Heiligbrodt, L. William and Heiligbrodt, Corinne
Winning Breeder: Bellary Bloodstock

6 1/2F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $127,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Name Rejected

Munnings

James P. DiVito

Martin Garcia

8/1

2 2

Spankhurst

Speightster

Thomas D. Vance

Francisco Arrieta

30/1

3 3

Bears Watching

Karakontie (JPN)

Claude R. McGaughey III

Tyler Gaffalione

6/5

4 4

Sounion

Liam's Map

Brian A. Lynch

Mitchell Murrill

4/1

5 5

Speitful Sam

Speightster

Genevieve Londono

Edgar Morales

6/1

6 6

Mr Sippi

Runhappy

Joe Sharp

Corey J. Lanerie

6/1

7 7

Flags Up

Honor Code

James E. Baker

James Graham

12/1

8 8

Schmoozin

Flatter

Neil L. Pessin

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

15/1

9 9

Big Nick

Bayern

Keith L. York

Julien R. Leparoux

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Sounion  4 $14.80 $5.80 $4.00
Flags Up  7 - $4.60 $5.00
Speitful Sam  5 - - $6.40
Name Rejected  1 - - -
Also rans: Bears Watching, Big Nick, Spankhurst, Schmoozin, Mr Sippi
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 4-1-4 $105.80 $29,875.00
Daily Double 1-4 $43.20 $23,107.00
Exacta 4-7 $84.40 $108,400.00
Superfecta 4-7-5-1 $4,791.00 $44,512.00
Trifecta 4-7-5 $814.80 $76,375.00
Fractions and final time: :22.86, :45.93, 1:10.2, 1:16.7
Winning Owner: Town and Country Racing, LLC
Winning Breeder: Town and Country Horse Farms, LLC,Pollock Farms & Hugh Owen

Shoegate: Fed authority still may take action in Lukas Classic

Federal authority says it still may take action in Shoegate appeal of Lukas Classic.

1 1/8M, Dirt, $62,500 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $134,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Funnybet

Palace

Dale L. Romans

Joseph Talamo

12/1

2 2

Audrey's Time

Uncle Mo

Neil L. Pessin

Corey J. Lanerie

15/1

3 3

Singita Dreams

First Samurai

Philip A. Bauer

Martin Garcia

5/2

4 4

Fire Coral

Curlin

Steven M. Asmussen

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

6/1

5 5

Powder River

Mineshaft

Norm W. Casse

Tyler Gaffalione

4/1

6 6

Microcap

Wicked Strong

Grant T. Forster

James Graham

3/1

7 7

Gran Baby (CHI)

Dangerous Midge

Kenneth G. McPeek

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

10/1

8 8

Its Cold in Dehere

Ice Box

Norm W. Casse

Florent Geroux

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Its Cold in Dehere  8 $10.00 $6.00 $4.80
Audrey's Time  2 - $24.40 $11.80
Funnybet  1 - - $9.80
Singita Dreams  3 - - -
Also rans: Powder River, Gran Baby (CHI), Fire Coral, Microcap
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 1-4-8 $239.60 $21,418.00
Daily Double 4-8 $94.20 $15,171.00
Exacta 8-2 $242.00 $84,531.00
Superfecta 8-2-1-3 $8,594.20 $29,542.00
Trifecta 8-2-1 $1,675.80 $52,398.00
Fractions and final time: :23.8, :48.26, 1:12.45, 1:37.5, 1:50.35
Winning Owner: Rinato, Peter M. and Cardinal Hill Racing
Winning Breeder: Dr. T. A. Morrison

6 1/2F, Dirt, $10,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $31,000

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Super Hi-5

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Ike Likes

Shakin It Up

Eric N. Foster

Edgar Morales

30/1

2 2

Areemaa

Hard Spun

Steven M. Asmussen

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

9/2

3 3

Momma Rio

Data Link

Luis A. Jurado

Javier Padron-Barcenas

12/1

4 4

Golden Grant

Stay Thirsty

John Alexander Ortiz

Reylu Gutierrez

8/1

5 5

Lady Protonico

Protonico

Tim Glyshaw

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

20/1

6 6

Bethy

Graydar

Darrin Miller

Chase Miller

8/1

7 7

La Tourista

Tourist

Kelli Martinez

Armando Martinez

4/1

8 8

Mending

Ghostzapper

Juan Munoz Cano

Adam Beschizza

9/2

9 9

Dance On Over

Tapiture

Thomas M. Amoss

James Graham

8/1

10 10

My Alimony

Brody's Cause

William E. Morey

Corey J. Lanerie

6/1

11 11

Mama Lou

Flat Out

James P. DiVito

Florent Geroux

5/1

12 12

Minniemorepromises

Algorithms

Donald R. Parker

Rafael Bejarano

30/1

13 13

Time's On My Side

Winslow Homer

Mary Lightner

Tyler Gaffalione

(Also-eligible)

5/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Mama Lou 11 $9.00 $5.00 $3.40
Mending  8 - $4.80 $3.60
Dance On Over  9 - - $5.00
La Tourista  7 - - -
Also rans: Time's On My Side, Minniemorepromises, Golden Grant, Areemaa, Bethy, Ike Likes, My Alimony
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 4-8-11 $301.20 $56,869.00
Pick 4 1/13/14/15/16-4-8-11 $1,203.80 $144,647.00
Pick 5 1/4-1/13/14/15/16-4-8-11 $2,995.00 $154,856.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 7-1/4-1/13/14/15/16-4-8-11 $29,455.00 $23,128.00
Daily Double 8-11 $50.00 $61,356.00
Exacta 11-8 $43.20 $106,760.00
Consolation Pick 3 4-8-5 $60.40 $0.00
Superfecta 11-8-9-7 $1,802.40 $43,878.00
Super High Five 11-8-9-7-13 $0.00 $2,437.00
Trifecta 11-8-9 $293.40 $66,877.00
Consolation Double 8-5 $9.00 $0.00
Fractions and final time: :23.25, :46.94, 1:11.6, 1:18.17
Winning Owner: Dash C. Goff
Winning Breeder: D. C. Goff

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