Churchill Downs Entries & Results for Sunday, June 26, 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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Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 32.5%, second picks are winning at 21.3%, and third place picks are winning 16.9%.

Churchill Downs Power Picks the last 14 days: 18.2% winners 2/11

7F, Dirt, $16,000 Claiming
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $48,000

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 #2 Soaring Bird the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Juan Munoz Cano and ridden by Rafael Bejarano. The seven-year-old gelding by Tapizar has good early speed in a projected paceless affair to overcome a deficiency in overall speed figures to win this. Get Churchill Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Bull Hollow

Bayern

Ingrid Mason

Santo Sanjur

4/1

2 2 Picks Report

Soaring Bird

Tapizar

Juan Munoz Cano

Rafael Bejarano

5/2

3 3

Randello

Capo Bastone

Genaro Garcia

Jose Riquelme

7/2

4 4

Firery Tale

Tale of Ekati

Genaro Garcia

Rene Diaz

3/1

5 5

Honorary Degree

Malibu Moon

Jerome F. Miller

Jon Kenton Court

12/1

6

Colonel Klink

Awesome Patriot

Bradlee Rainwater

E. T. Baird

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Soaring Bird  2 $6.60 $3.80 $2.10
Honorary Degree  5 - $8.20 $3.00
Firery Tale  4 - - $2.20
Randello  3 - - -
Also rans: Bull Hollow
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 2-5 $37.80 $40,003.00
Trifecta 2-5-4 $68.40 $20,027.00
Fractions and final time: :23.26, :45.99, 1:10.75, 1:23.38
Winning Owner: Juan Munoz Cano
Winning Breeder: Liberty Road Stables

4 1/2F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $120,000

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

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    Race 2: The top pick is #6 Musical Maestro the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Steve Asmussen and ridden by Tyler Gaffalione. The two-year-old colt by Maclean's Music 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 5 first-time starters Get the first-timer report today
# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Rungius

Liam's Map

Steven M. Asmussen

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

7/2

2 2

Mataro

Maclean's Music

John Ennis

Edgar Morales

3/1

3 3

Divemaster

Mastery

Wayne M. Catalano

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

8/1

4

Stuck N Snow

Mo for the Money

Donnie K. Von Hemel

Francisco Arrieta

8/1

5 5

Accident

Tale of Verve

Tommy C. Short

Isaiah Wiseman

10/1

6 6 Picks Report

Musical Maestro

Maclean's Music

Steven M. Asmussen

Tyler Gaffalione

5/2

7

Revere Note

Revolutionary

Malcolm Butcher

Carlos Villasana

20/1

8 8

Jeremy's Jet

Street Sense

Paul McEntee

Jack Gilligan

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Divemaster  3 $14.60 $6.60 $3.80
Jeremy's Jet  8 - $5.60 $4.20
Musical Maestro  6 - - $3.00
Mataro  2 - - -
Also rans: Rungius, Accident
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-3 $61.20 $21,723.00
Exacta 3-8 $106.60 $69,111.00
Superfecta 3-8-6-2 $651.00 $13,346.00
Trifecta 3-8-6 $432.60 $30,484.00
Fractions and final time: :22, :45.84, :52.39
Winning Owner: Jerry Caroom
Winning Breeder: Aquitaine, LLC

Favorite Santin takes control in stretch, wins Arlington Million

Santin runs past Smooth Like Strait in the stretch to capture the transplanted Arlington Million.

5 1/2F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $92,000

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 #7 Run Poppy the 3/1 ML favorite trained by Steve Asmussen and ridden by Tyler Gaffalione. The two-year-old colt by Runhappy 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 6 first-time starters Get the first-timer report today
# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

John Grey

Bolt d'Oro

Jeff Engler

Mitchell Murrill

7/2

2 2

Cinch Up

Commissioner

Derrick Bright

Francisco Arrieta

12/1

3 3

Book of Kells

Alternation

Michael A. Tomlinson

Joseph Rocco, Jr.

9/2

4 4

Loudmouthsoup

Speightster

Robertino Diodoro

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

8/1

5 5

Smart Prize

Connect

Mark E. Casse

Adam Beschizza

10/1

6 6

Uptown Social

Speightster

D. Whitworth Beckman

David Cohen

15/1

7 7 Picks Report

Run Poppy

Runhappy

Steven M. Asmussen

Tyler Gaffalione

3/1

Sire of Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Smile Happy
8 8

Moriarty

Wicked Strong

Fergus Bogle

Declan Cannon

20/1

9 9

Prove Right

Justify

James K. Chapman

Geovanni Franco

9/2

10 10

Trepat

Tapiture

John Ennis

Rafael Bejarano

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Prove Right  9 $12.80 $4.20 $3.40
Run Poppy  7 - $3.60 $2.40
Smart Prize  5 - - $7.60
John Grey  1 - - -
Also rans: Cinch Up, Trepat, Uptown Social, Moriarty, Book of Kells, Loudmouthsoup
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-9 $176.40 $15,679.00
Exacta 9-7 $41.80 $150,664.00
Superfecta 9-7-5-1 $1,608.80 $49,646.00
Trifecta 9-7-5 $515.40 $79,804.00
Pick 3 2-3-9 $437.60 $27,434.00
Fractions and final time: :22.23, :45.74, :58.36, 1:05
Winning Owner: S Tsujimoto, LLC and Chapman, James K.
Winning Breeder: Three Chimneys Farm, LLC

1 1/16M, Dirt, $75,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $60,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 5

Strong Light

Brody's Cause

Dale L. Romans

Joseph Talamo

6/1

1A 8

Faith Runner

Medaglia d'Oro

Dallas Stewart

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

6/1

1

Workinfromhome

The Factor

Sal Guerrero

Rene Diaz

20/1

3 2

Old Hickory

Strong Mandate

Bernard S. Flint

James Graham

10/1

4 3

Mistical Curlin

Curlin

Kenneth G. McPeek

Julien R. Leparoux

12/1

5 4

Unified Dreams

Unified

Jordan Blair

Reylu Gutierrez

20/1

6 6

Beyblader

Arrogate

Chris A. Hartman

Mitchell Murrill

8/1

7 7

Perfect Flight

Uncle Mo

Rodolphe Brisset

Florent Geroux

3/1

8 9

Mucho Mojo

Mucho Macho Man

Steven M. Asmussen

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

5/1

9 10

Enough Already

Tapit

Todd A. Pletcher

Tyler Gaffalione

8/5

Runner Win Place Show
Perfect Flight  7 $17.20 $8.40 $5.80
Old Hickory  3 - $16.20 $8.60
Strong Light  1 - - $3.40
Beyblader  6 - - -
Also rans: Enough Already, Mistical Curlin, Faith Runner, Mucho Mojo, Unified Dreams
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 9-7 $89.60 $19,169.00
Pick 3 3-9-7 $583.00 $12,844.00
Trifecta 7-3-1 $1,433.40 $96,186.00
Superfecta 7-3-1-6 $5,231.80 $59,733.00
Exacta 7-3 $346.20 $181,095.00
Fractions and final time: :24.25, :49.04, 1:13.12, 1:37.49, 1:43.81
Winning Owner: Siena Farms, LLC and Asmussenequine.com
Winning Breeder: Siena Farms LLC

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5 1/2F, Dirt, $62,500 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $134,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Hooperdrivesthboat

Fusaichi Pegasus

Donald J. Habeeb

Reylu Gutierrez

15/1

2 2

Shadow Matter

Macho Uno

Dallas Stewart

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

10/1

3 3

Higher Standard

Into Mischief

Thomas M. Amoss

Mitchell Murrill

5/2

4 4

Swiftsure

Uncle Mo

Rodolphe Brisset

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

3/1

5 5

Wild Popit

Tapit

Randy L. Morse

Joseph Talamo

10/1

6

Speitful Sam

Speightster

Genevieve Londono

Edgar Morales

8/1

7 7

Nakatomi

Firing Line

Wesley A. Ward

Tyler Gaffalione

8/5

Runner Win Place Show
Nakatomi  7 $2.80 $2.40 $2.10
Higher Standard  3 - $2.80 $2.80
Hooperdrivesthboat  1 - - $6.00
Swiftsure  4 - - -
Also rans: Shadow Matter, Wild Popit
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 5 2-3-9-7-6/7 $4,652.20 $178,941.00
Exacta 7-3 $9.00 $131,200.00
Superfecta 7-3-1-4 $341.40 $33,082.00
Trifecta 7-3-1 $109.60 $57,618.00
Pick 3 9-7-7 $173.00 $27,617.00
Pick 4 3-9-7-6/7 $1,279.80 $63,966.00
Daily Double 7-7 $30.60 $22,644.00
Fractions and final time: :22.36, :45.32, :57.03, 1:03.29
Winning Owner: Qatar Racing Limited, Detampel, Marc and Bottle Rocket Stable
Winning Breeder: Arnold Zetcher LLC & Crestwood Farm

1M, Dirt, $50,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $68,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Kingmeister

Bodemeister

Steven M. Asmussen

Tyler Gaffalione

5/2

2 2

Blue Jays

Street Sense

Juan Munoz Cano

Adam Beschizza

7/2

3 3

Critical Threat

Mshawish

Brendan P. Walsh

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

3/1

4 4

Endless Sunset

Violence

Genaro Garcia

Rene Diaz

5/1

5 5

Pico d'Oro

Curlin

Caio Caramori

Francisco Arrieta

15/1

6 6

Second of July

Jack Milton

Kenneth G. McPeek

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

12/1

7 7

Highestdistinction

Point of Entry

Randy L. Morse

Florent Geroux

5/1

8 8

Policy Option

Empire Maker

Juan Munoz Cano

Rafael Bejarano

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Second of July  6 $22.00 $10.20 $6.40
Policy Option  8 - $12.00 $7.20
Endless Sunset  4 - - $6.00
Blue Jays  2 - - -
Also rans: Highestdistinction, Pico d'Oro, Critical Threat, Kingmeister
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-6 $47.80 $14,996.00
Exacta 6-8 $220.60 $142,436.00
Superfecta 6-8-4-2 $6,744.60 $40,355.00
Trifecta 6-8-4 $1,673.80 $77,616.00
Pick 3 7-7-6 $370.00 $29,313.00
Pick 4 9-7-6/7-6 $3,753.40 $52,936.00
Fractions and final time: :22.84, :45.25, 1:09.97, 1:22.59, 1:35.66
Winning Owner: Bryan Hilliard
Winning Breeder: Bryan Hilliard
SECOND OF JULY came out at the start, tracked the pace three wide early, was in the three path into the lane, took over command, drew clear in the stretch and held sway in the final stages.

Flatter: Mowing through turf talk for Arlington Million

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5 1/2F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $92,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Mardukas

Always Dreaming

Jeff Engler

Corey J. Lanerie

15/1

2 2

Missin Curfew

Palace

Robertino Diodoro

Reylu Gutierrez

6/1

3 3

Cravens

Mo Tom

Steven M. Asmussen

Tyler Gaffalione

4/1

4 4

Inspeightoftrainer

Speightster

Christopher Davis

Florent Geroux

12/1

5 5

Clear the Deck

Army Mule

Kenneth G. McPeek

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

3/1

6 6

Ghent

Cairo Prince

Sarah Hamilton

Ferrin Peterson

10/1

7 7

Midnight Dreaming

Midnight Storm

Thomas M. Amoss

Edgar Morales

8/1

8 8

Cortese

Speightster

John Ennis

Carlos Villasana

4/1

9 9

Doc Ballard

Gormley

Saffie A. Joseph, Jr.

Gerardo Corrales

8/1

10 10

Let Him Do

Good Magic

J. Keith Desormeaux

James Graham

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Mardukas  1 $91.60 $26.20 $8.40
Cortese  8 - $5.20 $2.60
Clear the Deck  5 - - $2.60
Inspeightoftrainer  4 - - -
Also rans: Let Him Do, Missin Curfew, Cravens, Doc Ballard, Midnight Dreaming, Ghent
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 7-6-1 $1,100.20 $24,446.00
Trifecta 1-8-5 $1,161.40 $107,824.00
Superfecta 1-8-5-4 $14,114.00 $63,006.00
Exacta 1-8 $618.00 $196,688.00
Daily Double 6-1 $920.40 $18,292.00
Fractions and final time: :22.56, :46.24, :58.84, 1:05.44
Winning Owner: Preiss, Daniel and Province, Chris
Winning Breeder: Hubert Vester
MARDUKAS tracked the pace early from the inside, stayed on the rail into the lane, was under a long drive down the lane from the inside and prevailed in the final stages.

6F, Dirt, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $127,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Minute Waltz

Nyquist

Philip A. Bauer

Martin Garcia

3/1

2

Quick Munny

Munnings

Jason Barkley

James Graham

5/1

3 3

Hazy Command

Mastery

Thomas M. Amoss

Edgar Morales

4/1

4 4

Mercy Warren

Run Away and Hide

Cherie DeVaux

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

6/1

5 5

Lavendar Lane

Quality Road

Stephen S. Lyster

Rafael Bejarano

20/1

6 6

Ari Oakley

Gun Runner

Steven M. Asmussen

Tyler Gaffalione

7/2

7 7

Portilla

Dialed In

Albert M. Stall, Jr.

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

5/1

8 8

Social Dilemma

Medaglia d'Oro

Albert M. Stall, Jr.

Colby J. Hernandez

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Ari Oakley  6 $6.40 $6.20 $4.40
Portilla  7 - $14.80 $9.40
Hazy Command  3 - - $3.80
Lavendar Lane  5 - - -
Also rans: Minute Waltz, Mercy Warren, Social Dilemma
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-6 $665.20 $21,886.00
Exacta 6-7 $80.60 $151,912.00
Superfecta 6-7-3-5 $2,574.40 $44,758.00
Trifecta 6-7-3 $402.80 $82,424.00
Pick 3 6-1-6 $3,682.00 $17,574.00
Fractions and final time: :21.47, :44.6, :56.79, 1:09.7
Winning Owner: Stonestreet Stables LLC
Winning Breeder: Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings LLC
ARI OAKLEY set the pace from the outset, was on the inside into the lane, under a long drive down the lane and prevailed in the final stages.

Arlington Million 2022: Odds, free PPs, Saturday stakes, more

Smooth Like Strait is morning-line favorite for Churchill race formerly run at Arlington Park.

6 1/2F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $120,000

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Super Hi-5

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Dorothea

Bernardini

Brendan P. Walsh

James Graham

8/1

2

Stage Queen

Dominus

Michael A. Tomlinson

Joseph Rocco, Jr.

10/1

3 3

Hot Rumor

Medaglia d'Oro

Brad H. Cox

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

3/1

4 4

Course Runner

Gun Runner

George R. Arnold, II

Martin Garcia

5/1

5 5

Saint Eros Girl

Cupid

Ron Moquett

Tyler Gaffalione

4/1

6 6

Timetable

Mineshaft

Andrew McKeever

Joseph Talamo

10/1

7 7

Dance It

Tapit

Steven M. Asmussen

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

8/1

8 8

Just Get It

Honor Code

Steve Margolis

Chris Landeros

10/1

9 9

Leave It Be

Street Boss

Victoria H. Oliver

Rafael Bejarano

15/1

10 10

Beautiful Farewell

Frosted

Robert Medina

Julien R. Leparoux

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Dance It  7 $27.60 $11.00 $6.20
Dorothea  1 - $8.00 $7.20
Beautiful Farewell 10 - - $3.80
Course Runner  4 - - -
Also rans: Saint Eros Girl, Hot Rumor, Leave It Be, Timetable, Just Get It
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 6-7 $118.40 $80,173.00
Exacta 7-1 $160.00 $234,940.00
Superfecta 7-1-10-4 $10,508.40 $82,652.00
Super High Five 7-1-10-4-5 $0.00 $7,681.00
Trifecta 7-1-10 $804.40 $135,880.00
Pick 3 1-6-7 $6,297.60 $86,856.00
Pick 4 6-1-2/6-7 $62,921.80 $141,185.00
Pick 5 6/7-6-1-2/6-7 $144,489.20 $169,990.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 7-6/7-6-1-2/6-7 $0.00 $71,858.00
Fractions and final time: :22.39, :45.03, 1:10.2, 1:17.05
Winning Owner: Whisper Hill Farm, LLC
Winning Breeder: Mt. Brilliant Broodmares I LLC & TapitSyndicate
DANCE IT stalked the early trio, was in the four path into the lane, drove past the leader down the lane and cleared the field in the final stages.

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