Ellis Park Entries & Results for Sunday, August 21, 2022

Ellis Park, Henderson, KY
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Ellis Park was built as Dade Park in 1922 by the Green River Jockey Club, and has offered Thoroughbred racing ever since. Renamed in 1954, it is one of five Thoroughbred racetracks in Kentucky.
Biggest stakes: The Gardenia Stakes.

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6 1/2F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $33,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / $0.10 Superfecta / Double $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) / $0.50 Pick 4 (Races 1-2-3-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The top pick is #5 Gathering Storm the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Brad Cox and ridden by Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.. The two-year-old filly by Goldencents has some upside still being lightly raced and speed figures that match up well in this field. Get Ellis Park Picks for all of today's races.

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Top Mule

Army Mule

Gregory D. Foley

Mitchell Murrill

6/1

2 2

Cloudy Bay

Cloud Computing

Christopher Davis

Jose E. Lopez

8/1

3

Dessert First

Paynter

Elias Lopez

Santo Sanjur

15/1

4 4

Lucky Phoenix

Accelerate

Eddie Kenneally

Martin Garcia

9/2

5 5 Picks Report

Gathering Storm

Goldencents

Brad H. Cox

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

5/2

6

Ladan

Unified

Fergus Bogle

Edgar Morales

6/1

7 7

T Max

Connect

William Walden

Jack Gilligan

8/1

8 8

Amaryllis

Always Dreaming

Rodolphe Brisset

Gerardo Corrales

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
T Max  7 $18.50 $7.32 $4.22
Amaryllis  8 - $4.64 $2.26
Cloudy Bay  2 - - $3.20
Gathering Storm  5 - - -
Also rans: Lucky Phoenix, Top Mule
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 7-8 $68.12 $27,150.00
Superfecta 7-8-2-5 $599.80 $6,620.00
Trifecta 7-8-2 $260.00 $15,289.00
Fractions and final time: :22.68, :46.4, 1:11.97, 1:18.87
Winning Owner: Ready Made Racing, LLC
Winning Breeder: Gerty Bloodstock
T MAX set the pace three to two wide down the backstretch, showed the way in hand from a trio of chasers around the turn, inched away from them at the quarter pole, and drew off while being kept to task under a vigorous hand ride through the lane.

5 1/2F, Turf, $10,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $16,500

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / $0.10 Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 2-3-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top pick is #7 Big Sport the 7/5 ML favorite trained by Brittany A. Vanden Berg and ridden by Christopher A. Emigh. The six-year-old gelding by Kantharos has top ratings across all categories - good speed figures, top trainer and top jockey. Get Ellis Park Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Shape of You

Gaff

Bonnie Pittman

Brooke Stillion

12/1

2 2

Duel Fuel

Kantharos

Eric N. Foster

Gage Holmes

10/1

3 3

Sir Acealot

Morning Line

Eduardo Rodriguez

Rene Diaz

12/1

4 4

Awesome Family

Awesome of Course

Eduardo Rodriguez

Francisco Arrieta

5/1

5

Cyril's Boy

Trappe Shot

Dee Poulos

Mitchell Murrill

3/1

6 6

Miss Getty Up

Get Stormy

Donald R. Parker

Alice Beckman

20/1

7 7 Picks Report

Big Sport

Kantharos

Brittany A. Vanden Berg

Christopher A. Emigh

7/5

8 8

Creekmore

The Big Beast

John E. Cox

Reylu Gutierrez

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Big Sport  7 $2.62 $2.54 $2.10
Shape of You  1 - $4.60 $3.38
Miss Getty Up  6 - - $4.58
Awesome Family  4 - - -
Also rans: Creekmore, Duel Fuel, Sir Acealot
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-7 $18.34 $8,361.00
Exacta 7-1 $10.10 $35,375.00
Superfecta 7-1-6-4 $435.40 $13,845.00
Trifecta 7-1-6 $61.44 $26,481.00
Fractions and final time: :22.32, :46.22, :58.09, 1:04.13
Winning Owner: Marsico Brothers Racing LLC
Winning Breeder: Rustlewood Farm, Inc.
BIG SPORT was pushed outwardly by an inner foe at the start, stalked just off of the top trio while in the five path entering the turn, shifted ground to the seven path turning for home to remain outside of them, then rallied in pursuit of the leading inner pair in the final furlong, and drove past them nearing the wire.

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

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / $0.10 Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The pick is the 15/1 eighth choice on the morning line, #2 Chrome's Right. The three-year-old colt by California Chrome is trained by Eric N. Foster and ridden by Gerardo Corrales. He has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Ellis Park Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Ten Gauge

Gun Runner

Steven M. Asmussen

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

9/2

2 2 Picks Report

Chrome's Right

California Chrome

Eric N. Foster

Gerardo Corrales

15/1

3 3

Jolly Tommy

Practical Joke

Cipriano Contreras

Francisco Arrieta

15/1

4 4

He's a Angel

Red Rocks (IRE)

Adolfo Macias

Agustin Gomez

6/1

5 5

Alexis N Niko

Keen Ice

Rhonda Thurman

Christopher A. Emigh

20/1

6 6

Chasing Rainbows

Into Mischief

Brad H. Cox

Reylu Gutierrez

7/2

7 7

Bourbon Heist

Practical Joke

Ian R. Wilkes

Chris Landeros

5/2

8 8

Triple Option

Shackleford

Robert Medina

Edgar Morales

12/1

9 9

Island Mischief

Into Mischief

Eric L. Heitzmann

David Cohen

12/1

10 10

Bold Medication

Bernardini

W. Bret Calhoun

Adam Beschizza

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Chasing Rainbows  6 $7.36 $4.10 $3.20
Ten Gauge  1 - $6.14 $4.78
Jolly Tommy  3 - - $9.60
Bourbon Heist  7 - - -
Also rans: Chrome's Right, Alexis N Niko, Triple Option, Bold Medication, He's a Angel, Island Mischief
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-6 $9.60 $5,137.00
Pick 3 7-7-6 $107.24 $10,539.00
Exacta 6-1 $41.18 $56,885.00
Superfecta 6-1-3-7 $1,093.20 $20,075.00
Trifecta 6-1-3 $423.08 $38,471.00
Fractions and final time: :23.87, :47.33, 1:12.35, 1:25.09, 1:38.28
Winning Owner: Gary and Mary West
Winning Breeder: Gary & Mary West Stables, Inc.
CHASING RAINBOWS reached the front while tucking down to the two path around the first turn, showed the way while encountering light pressure, met

1M, Dirt, $40,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $62,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / $0.10 Superfecta / Double $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 4-5-6) / $0.50 Pick 5 (Races 4-5-6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Lady Lilly

Nyquist

Edward Vaughan

Adam Beschizza

7/2

2 2

Jungle Juice (IRE)

Bungle Inthejungle (GB)

Anna M. Meah

Rene Diaz

6/1

3 3

Guana Cay

Air Force Blue

Cipriano Contreras

Francisco Arrieta

5/1

4 4

Front Street

Street Sense

Steven M. Asmussen

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

8/1

5 5

New Roo

Dominus

Thomas Drury, Jr.

Edgar Morales

3/1

6 6

Lindalevesolta (ARG)

Super Saver

Paulo H. Lobo

Gerardo Corrales

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
Guana Cay  3 $6.36 $4.10 $3.28
New Roo  5 - $4.70 $3.02
Jungle Juice (IRE)  2 - - $3.72
Lady Lilly  1 - - -
Also rans: Lindalevesolta (ARG), Front Street
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 3-5 $42.64 $29,828.00
Pick 4 7-5/7-6-3 $511.32 $32,842.00
Pick 3 7-6-3 $55.00 $13,580.00
Trifecta 3-5-2 $130.92 $16,991.00
Superfecta 3-5-2-1 $404.00 $9,395.00
Daily Double 6-3 $35.06 $4,115.00
Fractions and final time: :23.45, :46.64, 1:11.74, 1:25.07, 1:38.99
Winning Owner: Contreras Stable Inc.
Winning Breeder: Wesley Ward & Kent Spellman
GUANA CAY tracked along the inside, shifted two wide while taking aim between the top pair nearing the lane, split those foes to bid at the furlong grounds, led entering the final sixteenth, and fended off a game outer

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1M, Turf, $16,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $15,500

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / $0.10 Superfecta / Double $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7) / $0.50 Pick 4 (Races 5-6-7-8) $3.00 All Turf Pick 3 (Races 5-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Layla's Song

Tapiture

George Leonard, III

Fernando De La Cruz

15/1

2

Kenkead

Just a Coincidence

Jada C. Schlenk

Carly Hughes

50/1

3 3

Dilmunia

Hard Spun

Wayne M. Catalano

Mickaelle Michel

12/1

4 4

Bella Morning

Morning Line

Bonnie Pittman

Edgar Morales

30/1

5 5

Madre Di Grandezza

Broken Vow

John Alexander Ortiz

Rene Diaz

6/1

6

Brie's Lil' Bit

Noble Mission (GB)

Kenneth G. McPeek

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

5/1

7 7

Maya's Wish

Gormley

Jason Barkley

Erica Herrforth

15/1

8 8

Maysville Miss

Fed Biz

Sarah Hamilton

Mitchell Murrill

4/1

9 9

No Comment

Kantharos

W. Bret Calhoun

Gabriel Saez

5/2

10

Ms Merrabel

Karakontie (JPN)

John Ennis

Carlos Villasana

7/2

11

Dogwoods Becca

Creative Cause

Anthony L. Scott

Chase Miller

(Also-eligible)

6/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Dilmunia  3 $16.34 $7.26 $4.98
Layla's Song  1 - $7.66 $5.08
Maysville Miss  8 - - $3.02
No Comment  9 - - -
Also rans: Madre Di Grandezza, Bella Morning, Maya's Wish
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-3 $41.52 $3,886.00
Exacta 3-1 $105.08 $42,177.00
Superfecta 3-1-8-9 $766.40 $18,563.00
Trifecta 3-1-8 $338.20 $29,738.00
Pick 3 6-3-3 $336.64 $9,935.00
Fractions and final time: :24.31, :47.36, 1:12.07, 1:24.6, 1:37.06
Winning Owner: Khalifa Ahmed Aldoseri
Winning Breeder: Highlight Thoroughbreds & Godolphin
DILMUNIA sped clear around the first turn, and held sway safely through the lane. LAYLA'

7F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $60,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / $0.10 Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Martini Shot

Always Dreaming

Jason Barkley

Francisco Arrieta

15/1

2 2

Spanish Doubloon

Malibu Moon

Mark E. Casse

Adam Beschizza

3/1

3 3

El Cerrito

Runhappy

Steven M. Asmussen

Corey J. Lanerie

4/1

4 4

Counterspy

Gun Runner

Mark E. Casse

Gabriel Saez

8/1

5 5

Rocking Rocket

American Pharoah

D. Wayne Lukas

Rafael Bejarano

8/1

6 6

Airbiz

Air Force Blue

Michael J. Maker

Martin Garcia

12/1

7 7

Spielman

Hard Spun

J. Keith Desormeaux

Mitchell Murrill

10/1

8 8

Magnificent Mile

Quality Road

Rodolphe Brisset

Gerardo Corrales

8/1

9 9

Jul Quist

Nyquist

Cherie DeVaux

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

12/1

10 10

Airtime

American Freedom

John Alexander Ortiz

Reylu Gutierrez

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Counterspy  4 $10.08 $5.22 $4.16
Magnificent Mile  8 - $4.44 $3.72
Spielman  7 - - $5.54
El Cerrito  3 - - -
Also rans: Spanish Doubloon, Airtime, Jul Quist, Rocking Rocket, Martini Shot, Airbiz
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-3-4 $339.40 $7,620.00
Daily Double 3-4 $121.04 $4,173.00
Exacta 4-8 $39.84 $108,588.00
Superfecta 4-8-7-3 $1,156.60 $37,226.00
Trifecta 4-8-7 $192.28 $65,034.00
Fractions and final time: :22.6, :45.96, 1:11.96, 1:25.9
Winning Owner: John C. Oxley
Winning Breeder: Winchell Thoroughbreds, LLC
COUNTERSPY stalked three wide, bid for the lead outside of the embattled leading pair at the quarter pole, kicked clear in upper stretch, and held sway through the final furlong as an inner

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1 1/16M, Turf, $50,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $63,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / $0.10 Superfecta / Double

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Greyes Creek

Pioneerof the Nile

Paulo H. Lobo

Gerardo Corrales

3/1

2 2

Dyn O Mite

Goldencents

J. Keith Desormeaux

James Graham

7/2

3 3

Bullseye Bun

Dialed In

Troy Green

Rafael Bejarano

15/1

4 4

You're to Blame

Distorted Humor

John R. Dyer

Edgar Morales

20/1

5 5

My Sixth Sense

Street Sense

Steve Hobby

Francisco Arrieta

12/1

6 6

Supremacy

Constitution

Brad H. Cox

Reylu Gutierrez

9/2

7

Betwithbothhands

Uncle Mo

Armando Hernandez

Mitchell Murrill

12/1

8 8

Risk Manager

Lookin At Lucky

Fausto Gutierrez

Geovanni Franco

6/1

9

Next

Not This Time

William D. Cowans

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

8/1

10 10

Whiskey Double

Into Mischief

Michael J. Maker

Martin Garcia

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Greyes Creek  1 $6.34 $4.20 $3.06
Bullseye Bun  3 - $10.94 $5.26
Risk Manager  8 - - $3.26
Supremacy  6 - - -
Also rans: Whiskey Double, Dyn O Mite, My Sixth Sense, You're to Blame
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-1 $56.76 $8,389.00
Exacta 1-3 $69.18 $74,285.00
Superfecta 1-3-8-6 $1,309.60 $27,470.00
Trifecta 1-3-8 $223.68 $46,278.00
Pick 3 3-4-1 $337.36 $7,995.00
Fractions and final time: :24.52, :48.25, 1:12.21, 1:35.74, 1:41.5
Winning Owner: OXO Equine LLC
Winning Breeder: LNJ Foxwoods
GREYES CREEK was well placed early on, raced in the three path into the lane, rallied down the lane with a late bid and was just up at the wire.

5 1/2F, Turf, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $60,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / $0.10 Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

It's a Bang Bang

Malibu Moon

W. Bret Calhoun

Gabriel Saez

5/1

2 2

Mount Kisco

Arrogate

Jessica Howell

Reylu Gutierrez

8/1

3 3

Booyah

Lemon Drop Kid

Gregory D. Foley

Mitchell Murrill

9/2

4 4

Willtorun

Twirling Candy

Ben Colebrook

Gerardo Corrales

6/1

5

Master Game

Mastery

Mark E. Casse

Adam Beschizza

3/1

6

Goodasiwonswas

Vancouver (AUS)

Michael Shane Warpool

Gage Holmes

15/1

7 7

Greys the Boy

Midnight Lute

Gregory D. Foley

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

5/1

8 8

Stroke of Midnight

Midnight Storm

Genevieve Londono

James Graham

8/1

9 9

My Road

Street Boss

David M. Rider

Colby J. Hernandez

15/1

10

Breslau

Violence

Rodolphe Brisset

Gerardo Corrales

(Main Track only)

5/2

MTO

11

Cloud Without Rein

Frosted

Bobby C. Barnett

Santo Sanjur

(Main Track only)

7/2

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Willtorun  4 $8.76 $4.60 $3.28
Mount Kisco  2 - $10.14 $6.18
It's a Bang Bang  1 - - $3.92
Stroke of Midnight  8 - - -
Also rans: Greys the Boy, Booyah, My Road
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 4-1-4 $195.28 $28,085.00
Consolation Double 1-5 $7.42 $0.00
Trifecta 4-2-1 $275.68 $24,930.00
Superfecta 4-2-1-8 $1,733.80 $34,723.00
Exacta 4-2 $96.36 $60,080.00
Daily Double 1-4 $32.00 $14,333.00
Pick 4 3-4-1/7/9-4 $2,886.88 $32,385.00
Pick 5 3-3-4-1/7/9-4 $109.32 $0.00
Pick 5 3-3-4-1/7/9-4 $7,517.84 $35,378.00
Consolation Pick 3 4-1-5 $40.76 $0.00
Fractions and final time: :22.37, :46.36, :57.79, 1:03.61
Winning Owner: Donamire Farm
Winning Breeder: Donamire Farm
WILLTORUN chased the pace early, was in the three path into the lane, made a bid in the stretch and edged clear in the late stages.

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