Churchill Downs Entries & Results for Friday, May 27, 2022

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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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5F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $120,000

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

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The top pick is #3 Summonyourcourage the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Todd Pletcher and ridden by Tyler Gaffalione. The two-year-old colt by Practical Joke has a top trainer who has shown the ability to prepare a first time starter to win on debut. Get Churchill Downs Picks for all of today's races.

  • This race has 4 first-time starters Get the first-timer report today
# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 2

Tustler

Dominus

Robert B. McCutchen

Joseph Rocco, Jr.

6/1

4

Spurs Up

Dialed In

Robert B. McCutchen

Colby J. Hernandez

6/1

2 1

Justafever

Justify

Michael J. Maker

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

5/2

3 3 Picks Report

Summonyourcourage

Practical Joke

Todd A. Pletcher

Tyler Gaffalione

9/5

4 5

Owen's Leap

Bolt d'Oro

Thomas M. Amoss

Edgar Morales

3/1

5 6

Baytown Get It On

Mo Town

Paul McEntee

Jack Gilligan

10/1

6 7

Charlie Whiskey

Classic Empire

Steven M. Asmussen

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Owen's Leap  4 $7.20 $3.40 $2.60
Justafever  2 - $3.40 $2.20
Summonyourcourage  3 - - $2.60
Tustler  1 - - -
Also rans: Baytown Get It On, Charlie Whiskey
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 4-2-3-1 $154.00 $20,060.00
Trifecta 4-2-3 $57.40 $39,336.00
Exacta 4-2 $228.00 $68,773.00
Fractions and final time: :22.86, :46.35, :58.78
Winning Owner: Michael McLoughlin
Winning Breeder: Clearsky Farms

5F, Turf, $25,000 Claiming
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $56,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (2-3-4) Pick 4 (Races 2-3-4-5)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top pick is #5 Never Have I Ever (IRE) the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Brittany A. Vanden Berg and ridden by Christopher A. Emigh. The six-year-old gelding by No Nay Never has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Churchill Downs Picks for all of today's races.

  • There's potential for a very fast pace in this race with all the speed. Get the Pace Report for advanced analysis of the pace in every race today.
# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Soul Streit

Maclean's Music

Joe Sharp

Tyler Gaffalione

9/2

2

League of Shadows

Gotham City

Caio Caramori

Francisco Arrieta

10/1

3 3

Reed Kan

Kantharos

Steven M. Asmussen

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

3/1

4

Jammers Justice

Atreides

Reina E. Gonzalez

Rafael Bejarano

20/1

5 Picks Report

Never Have I Ever (IRE)

No Nay Never

Brittany A. Vanden Berg

David Fisher

5/2

6 6

Caramelito

Medaglia d'Oro

Juan Munoz Cano

Adam Beschizza

6/1

7 7

Richiesgotswagger

Benny the Bull

Robertino Diodoro

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

15/1

8 8

Denver City

Silver City

Michelle Lovell

Gabriel Saez

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Richiesgotswagger  7 $11.60 $5.60 $2.80
Reed Kan  3 - $3.80 $2.60
Caramelito  6 - - $2.40
Denver City  8 - - -
Also rans: Soul Streit
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-7 $75.60 $28,529.00
Exacta 7-3 $55.40 $56,548.00
Trifecta 7-3-6 $228.40 $30,179.00
Fractions and final time: :21.83, :45.27, :57.74
Winning Owner: Flying P Stable
Winning Breeder: Larry Rivelli & Bulldog Racing
RICHIESGOTSWAGGER dropped back in the early stages, made a steady advance through the far turn, raced five to six wide through the upper stretch and finished strongly to get up under steady handling.

Maybe $1 million: How to bet Monday's Derby City 6

Handicapper Sara Elbadwi uses Pro Reports to analyze the Derby City 6.

7F, Dirt, $20,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $50,000

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

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #4 Curbs and Cones the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Tom Amoss and ridden by James Graham. The three-year-old filly by Cairo Prince has good early speed in a projected paceless race in combination with better overall speed figures against this bunch to win in this spot. Get Churchill Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Selena Sing

Lord Nelson

Genaro Garcia

Gabriel Saez

3/1

1A 7

Red Queen

Gormley

Genaro Garcia

Gabriel Saez

3/1

2 2

Nana's Gray

Creative Cause

Joe Sharp

Tyler Gaffalione

7/2

3 3

Super Wonder Girl

Daaher

Brian Williamson

Adam Beschizza

12/1

4 4 Picks Report

Curbs and Cones

Cairo Prince

Thomas M. Amoss

James Graham

9/5

5 5

Appalachianheights

Protonico

Fausto Gutierrez

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

7/2

6 6

Cycologist

Liam's Map

John Alexander Ortiz

Reylu Gutierrez

10/1

7 8

Classy Chrome

California Chrome

Cherie DeVaux

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Nana's Gray  2 $13.20 $3.80 $2.80
Curbs and Cones  4 - $2.60 $2.40
Appalachianheights  5 - - $2.80
Super Wonder Girl  3 - - -
Also rans: Classy Chrome, Cycologist, Red Queen
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-2 $96.20 $13,710.00
Trifecta 2-4-5 $105.00 $60,117.00
Pick 3 4-7-2 $656.80 $42,531.00
Superfecta 2-4-5-3 $513.20 $30,961.00
Exacta 2-4 $34.80 $104,067.00
Fractions and final time: :22.5, :45.19, 1:10.48, 1:24.47
Winning Owner: Checkmate Stables LLC
Winning Breeder: Jeff Awtrey

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

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Dogwoods Becca

Creative Cause

Alvin Brent Taylor

Geovanni Franco

30/1

2 2

Outlaw Queen

El Roblar

Chris A. Hartman

Mitchell Murrill

10/1

3 3

Jamaican Traffic

Cross Traffic

John A. Hancock

Edgar Morales

12/1

4 4

Monocacy

Tapiture

William E. Morey

Martin Garcia

8/1

5 5

Candywrapper Crazy

Outwork

Philip A. Bauer

Gabriel Saez

3/1

6

Princedreamcess

Jess's Dream

Robertino Diodoro

Reylu Gutierrez

5/2

7 7

Maggie's Will

Brody's Cause

Roddina A. Barrett

McKenna Anderson

30/1

8

Stepstones

Practical Joke

Kelsey Danner

Adam Beschizza

12/1

9 9

Purchase Point

Exaggerator

Gregory D. Foley

James Graham

8/1

10 10

Raceday Attire

Race Day

Jason Barkley

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Candywrapper Crazy  5 $3.80 $2.80 $2.40
Purchase Point  9 - $4.00 $2.80
Raceday Attire 10 - - $2.40
Monocacy  4 - - -
Also rans: Outlaw Queen, Maggie's Will, Dogwoods Becca, Jamaican Traffic
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-5 $43.60 $13,420.00
Superfecta 5-9-10-4 $137.40 $50,293.00
Trifecta 5-9-10 $68.60 $77,744.00
Pick 3 7-2-5 $375.40 $15,111.00
Exacta 5-9 $24.00 $139,415.00
Fractions and final time: :21.86, :45.49, :57.95, 1:11.11
Winning Owner: Rigney Racing, LLC
Winning Breeder: Scarteen Stud LLC, Barry Donworth &Indian Mound Bloodstock
CANDYWRAPPER CRAZY was sent along to set the early pace, was challenged near the quarter pole and responded strongly to be well clear late under steady handling.

Monday's Best Bet: Plainsman moves away in Hanshin

Plainsman moves away in Hanshin Stakes at Churchill Downs.

1 1/16M, Turf, $30,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $54,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (5-6-7) / Pick 5 (5-9)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Monologue

Runhappy

Thomas Drury, Jr.

Joseph Talamo

6/1

Sire of Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Smile Happy
2

El Socio

Bodemeister

Thomas M. Amoss

Florent Geroux

7/2

3 3

Fireman Dan

Summer Front

Michael A. Tomlinson

Joseph Rocco, Jr.

20/1

4 4

Chisholm Trail

Quality Road

Wesley E. Hawley

Rene Diaz

15/1

5 5

Takin Risks

Dortmund

Jimmy Corrigan

Abel Lezcano

30/1

6 6

Endless Sunset

Violence

Michael W. McCarthy

James Graham

4/1

7

Assiduously (GB)

Lope de Vega (IRE)

Eduardo Caramori

Tiago Josue Pereira

5/1

8 8

Math Man

Algorithms

Michelle Lovell

Jack Gilligan

12/1

9

Wing Commander

Get Stormy

Michael A. Tomlinson

Rafael Bejarano

6/1

10

Fieldstone

Dialed In

Joe Sharp

Tyler Gaffalione

3/1

11 11

Bern N Ash

Karakontie (JPN)

Stephen D. Dunn

Jon Kenton Court

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

12 12

American Smooth

Malibu Moon

William Walden

Tyler Gaffalione

(Main Track only)

7/2

MTO

13 13

Carillo

Union Rags

Thomas M. Amoss

Florent Geroux

(Main Track only)

3/1

MTO

14 14

Mundo Mix

Flat Out

Eduardo Caramori

Tiago Josue Pereira

(Main Track only)

12/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Monologue  1 $6.20 $3.80 $2.60
ANOTHER WINNER by RUNHAPPY!
Fireman Dan  3 - $10.60 $5.00
Endless Sunset  6 - - $3.20
Carillo 13 - - -
Also rans: Math Man, Takin Risks, Chisholm Trail, Mundo Mix, Bern N Ash, American Smooth
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-1 $16.40 $21,784.00
Exacta 1-3 $57.00 $151,651.00
Superfecta 1-3-6-13 $717.00 $58,316.00
Trifecta 1-3-6 $280.60 $89,192.00
Pick 3 2-5-1 $145.20 $25,490.00
Pick 4 7-2-5/6/8-1/2/7/9/10 $1,122.00 $73,313.00
Pick 5 4-7-2-5/6/8-1/2/7/9/10 $5,139.60 $204,001.00
Fractions and final time: :24.03, :47.99, 1:12.94, 1:38.39, 1:45.06
Winning Owner: Claiborne Farm and Dilschneider, Adele B.
Winning Breeder: Claiborne Farm

7F, Dirt, $10,000 Starter Allowance
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $52,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (6-7-8) Pick 4 (6-7-8-9)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Can Imagine

Can the Man

Terry J. Brennan

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

20/1

2 2

Firery Tale

Tale of Ekati

Genaro Garcia

Rafael Bejarano

5/1

3 3

Eagle Pass

Super Saver

David R. Vance

Julien R. Leparoux

5/1

4 4

Jurisdiction

Commissioner

Jerome F. Miller

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

15/1

5 5

Win With Pride

Distorted Humor

Robertino Diodoro

Francisco Arrieta

4/1

6 6

Thirsty Betrayal

Stay Thirsty

Matt A. Shirer

Joseph Talamo

5/2

7 7

Crime Spree

Fort Larned

George Leonard, III

Edgar Morales

6/1

8 8

Skyscanner

Bernardini

Aaron Shorter

Jon Kenton Court

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Thirsty Betrayal  6 $5.40 $3.60 $2.60
Crime Spree  7 - $7.20 $4.60
Eagle Pass  3 - - $3.20
Can Imagine  1 - - -
Also rans: Firery Tale, Win With Pride, Skyscanner, Jurisdiction
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-6 $22.60 $16,463.00
Exacta 6-7 $38.00 $137,688.00
Superfecta 6-7-3-1 $1,879.00 $41,416.00
Trifecta 6-7-3 $224.00 $78,568.00
Pick 3 5-1-6 $65.20 $33,415.00
Pick 4 2-5/6/8-1/2/7/9/10-6 $647.80 $41,322.00
Fractions and final time: :22.03, :45.53, 1:09.8, 1:22.98
Winning Owner: Francisco J. Herrera
Winning Breeder: Ralph Kinder, Erv Woolsey, ClintWoolsey & Brad Thomas

Tyler Gaffalione cements 8th Churchill Downs riding title

Tyler Gaffalione wins his 8th Churchill Downs riding title; Rigney Racing is leading owner.

1 1/16M, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $120,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (7-8-9)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Forever After All

Connect

Albert M. Stall, Jr.

Colby J. Hernandez

12/1

2

Surcharge

Algorithms

Stephen S. Lyster

Rafael Bejarano

30/1

3 3

Catch Magic

Curlin

Norm W. Casse

Adam Beschizza

9/2

4 4

Dance It

Tapit

Steven M. Asmussen

Gerardo Corrales

5/1

5 5

Amenset

American Pharoah

Dallas Stewart

Reylu Gutierrez

12/1

6

Runaway Wife

Gun Runner

Kenneth G. McPeek

Corey J. Lanerie

8/1

7 7

Butterbean

Klimt

Kenneth G. McPeek

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

6/1

8 8

Fine Cotton

Curlin

Neil L. Pessin

Rene Diaz

6/1

9 9

Aaliyah Ezri

Daredevil

James P. DiVito

Francisco Arrieta

20/1

10 10

Five Prizes

Bernardini

Todd A. Pletcher

Tyler Gaffalione

4/1

11 11

She's Keen

Keen Ice

George R. Arnold, II

Julien R. Leparoux

10/1

12 12

Music Street

Street Sense

D. Whitworth Beckman

David Cohen

20/1

13

Lady Commander

Declaration of War

William H. Fires

Jon Kenton Court

(Also-eligible)

6/1

AE

14

Lantern's Candy

Unified

Tim Glyshaw

Colby J. Hernandez

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Butterbean  7 $6.20 $3.80 $2.80
Amenset  5 - $18.60 $10.40
Fine Cotton  8 - - $4.80
Music Street 12 - - -
Also rans: She's Keen, Catch Magic, Dance It, Aaliyah Ezri, Forever After All, Five Prizes
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 6-7 $31.20 $19,758.00
Pick 3 1-6-7 $93.40 $31,964.00
Trifecta 7-5-8 $917.20 $147,573.00
Superfecta 7-5-8-12 $27,371.40 $83,664.00
Exacta 7-5 $108.20 $256,661.00
Fractions and final time: :24.73, :49.39, 1:13.98, 1:38.83, 1:45.37
Winning Owner: Magdalena Racing and Klimashousky, William
Winning Breeder: Woodgate Farm

5 1/2F, Turf, $80,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $141,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Violenza

Violence

Ian R. Wilkes

Julien R. Leparoux

7/2

2 2

A G Indy

Take Charge Indy

Todd A. Pletcher

Tyler Gaffalione

5/2

3 3

Red Ghost

Ghostzapper

Wesley A. Ward

Gerardo Corrales

3/1

4

Risky Reward

Mshawish

Eddie Kenneally

Adam Beschizza

7/2

5 5

Thundering Creed

Jimmy Creed

Michael A. Tomlinson

Joseph Rocco, Jr.

6/1

6 6

Short Summer Dress

Munnings

Robertino Diodoro

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

6/1

7 7

Tiz Splendid News

Maclean's Music

Wesley A. Ward

Tyler Gaffalione

(Main Track only)

2/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Tiz Splendid News  7 $3.60 $2.60 $2.10
Thundering Creed  5 - $5.00 $2.40
Red Ghost  3 - - $2.40
Short Summer Dress  6 - - -
Also rans: A G Indy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-7 $11.00 $25,316.00
Exacta 7-5 $19.20 $139,896.00
Trifecta 7-5-3 $36.20 $68,420.00
Pick 3 6-7-7 $44.20 $27,943.00
Fractions and final time: :21.8, :44.6, :56.69, 1:03.32
Winning Owner: Toshiaki Shirai
Winning Breeder: Hill 'n' Dale Equine Holdings, Inc.
TIZ SPLENDID NEWS showed good early speed to set all the pace and held gamely in the drive to be clear under steady pressure.

Churchill Downs roundup: Gunite wins inaugural Maxfield

Gunite finds room to win inaugural running of Maxfield Stakes.

1 1/16M, Dirt, $10,000 Claiming
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $32,000

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Super Hi-5

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
9

All West

Flashback

Chris A. Hartman

Francisco Arrieta

4/1

1A 11

Bear Alley

Will Take Charge

Chris A. Hartman

Mitchell Murrill

4/1

2 1

River Echo (GB)

Equiano (FR)

Robertino Diodoro

David Cohen

3/1

3 2

Honorary Degree

Malibu Moon

Wesley E. Hawley

Reylu Gutierrez

6/1

4 3

Money for Mischief

Into Mischief

Juan Munoz Cano

Adam Beschizza

6/1

5 4

High Spirits

Ghostzapper

Genaro Garcia

Rafael Bejarano

15/1

6 5

Bear Oak

Giant Oak

Bentley Combs

Gabriel Saez

7/2

7 6

Cabertoss

Drosselmeyer

Lon Wiggins

Corey J. Lanerie

10/1

8 7

Deano

Macho Uno

Mark Simms, Jr.

Florent Geroux

20/1

9 8

Muscadine

Oxbow

Lon Wiggins

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

15/1

10 10

Higher Authority

Bernardini

Brittany A. Vanden Berg

David Fisher

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Bear Alley  1A $8.60 $4.60 $3.80
Bear Oak  6 - $4.20 $3.40
Cabertoss  7 - - $4.40
Higher Authority 10 - - -
Also rans: High Spirits, Honorary Degree, Money for Mischief, River Echo (GB), Muscadine, Deano
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 7-7-1 $55.20 $68,154.00
Pick 4 6-2/6/7/13/14-1/4/7-1 $200.00 $150,456.00
Pick 5 1/2/7/9/10-6-2/6/7/13/14-1/4/7 $803.40 $162,880.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 5/6/8-1/2/7/9/10-6-2/6/7/13/14 $3,923.80 $61,953.00
Daily Double 7-1 $18.00 $60,950.00
Exacta 1-6 $31.60 $237,571.00
Superfecta 1-6-7-10 $1,439.60 $85,417.00
Super High Five 1-6-7-10-5 $0.00 $3,653.00
Trifecta 1-6-7 $197.20 $146,546.00
Fractions and final time: :24.49, :47.54, 1:11.45, 1:36.32, 1:42.91
Winning Owner: JD Thoroughbreds LLC and Davis, Joey Keith
Winning Breeder: John R. Penn & Frank Penn
BEAR ALLEY showed good early speed to set the early pace and raced well clear in the stretch run to prove best under steady pressure.

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