Evangeline Downs Entries & Results for Saturday, May 14, 2022

Evangeline Downs, Opelousas, LA
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Evangeline Downs opened in 1966 and was ranked the sixth best American racetrack by the Horseplayers' Association of North America.
Biggest stakes: The Evangeline Mile Handicap.

Picks Report Get Expert Evangeline Downs Picks for today’s races. Get Equibase PPs.

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 32.8%, second picks are winning at 21.4%, and third place picks are winning 15.9%.

Evangeline Downs Power Picks the last 14 days: 0.0% winners /

6F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $25,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) / Pick 4 (Races 1-2-3-4)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: The top pick is #3 Foolish Steve the 8/5 ML favorite trained by Ron Faucheux and ridden by Carlos L. Marquez. The six-year-old gelding by Mosquito 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 Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 3

Liken It

Doc N Bubba G

Ronnie P. Ward

Casey Fusilier

2/1

1A 4

Kellys the Boss

Doc N Bubba G

Ronnie P. Ward

Joe Stokes

2/1

2 1

Two Mikes N Doc G

Doc N Bubba G

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

9/5

3 2 Picks Report

Foolish Steve

Mosquito

Ron Faucheux

Carlos L. Marquez

8/5

4 5

Fired Up Tiger

Firing Line

Patrick Devereux, Jr.

Vicente Del-Cid

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Foolish Steve  3 $2.80 $2.20 -
Fired Up Tiger  4 - $5.00 -
Two Mikes N Doc G  2 - - -
Kellys the Boss  1A - - -
Also rans: Liken It
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 3-4 $15.40 $16,186.00
Fractions and final time: :22.66, :46.22, :58.31, 1:10.91
Winning Owner: Winalot Racing, LLC
Winning Breeder: Jerry Hughes

7F, Dirt, $7,500 Starter Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $16,000

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

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The top pick is #2 Zydeco Music the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Karl Broberg and ridden by Timothy Thornton. The five-year-old mare by Maclean's Music 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 Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Girl Thirsty

Stay Thirsty

Ronnie P. Ward

Joel Dominguez

5/2

2 2 Picks Report

Zydeco Music

Maclean's Music

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

9/5

3 3

Smart Pegasus

Fusaichi Pegasus

Benjamin Zeno

C.J. McMahon

6/1

4 4

Georgia Dawn

Call Me George

Henry West, Jr.

Coby J. Bourque

12/1

5 5

Pretty Production

Run Production

Benjamin Zeno

Jose Barnes

20/1

6 6

Opps My Bad

Custom for Carlos

Eduardo Ramirez

V. Hernandez

8/1

7 7

Da Due Run Run

Due Date

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Zydeco Music  2 $3.20 $2.40 $2.10
Opps My Bad  6 - $4.20 $2.60
Girl Thirsty  1 - - $2.20
Da Due Run Run  7 - - -
Also rans: Georgia Dawn, Smart Pegasus, Pretty Production
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-2 $5.20 $2,988.00
Exacta 2-6 $14.40 $15,820.00
Superfecta 2-6-1-7 $50.80 $6,576.00
Trifecta 2-6-1 $16.80 $11,877.00
Fractions and final time: :23.2, :46.2, 1:11.19, 1:24.58
Winning Owner: End Zone Athletics, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Barney Core & Regina Core

Track Trends: Favorite win rate decreases into Derby week

Prior week features more races but smaller fields.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $10,000

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

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #1 Fluffpoint the 9/5 ML favorite trained by James I. Brown and ridden by Louis A. Stokes. The four-year-old gelding by Flashpoint has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1 Picks Report

Fluffpoint

Flashpoint

James I. Brown

Louis A. Stokes

9/5

2 2

Pat Me Down

Songandaprayer

Henry West, Jr.

Jose Barnes

15/1

3 3

Homeland Messa

Sky Mesa

Brent Toups

Joe Stokes

10/1

4 4

Bayou Beaux

Goldencents

Ronnie P. Ward

Casey Fusilier

3/1

5

Harry's Lil Hippie

Closing Argument

Henry Flugence

Treylon S Albert

8/1

6 6

The Flush King

Clever Cry

Hance Robbins, Jr.

C.J. McMahon

2/1

7 7

Feller

Dialed In

Houston Cormier

Liandro Atempa

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Fluffpoint  1 $2.80 $2.20 $2.10
Homeland Messa  3 - $3.60 $3.20
Pat Me Down  2 - - $5.80
Feller  7 - - -
Also rans: Bayou Beaux, The Flush King
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-1 $5.00 $1,090.00
Exacta 1-3 $12.40 $15,989.00
Superfecta 1-3-2-7 $446.40 $6,634.00
Trifecta 1-3-2 $89.00 $11,620.00
Pick 3 3-2-1 $7.40 $2,422.00
Fractions and final time: 1:06.26
Winning Owner: Brenda Rizzuto
Winning Breeder: Joe Duhon
FLUFFPOINT stumbled at the start to be last away, moved up steadily along the inside to gain the advantage before a quarter, showed the way through the turn, garnered a larger advantage past the furlong marker, kept to firm pressure to the wire, enough left to withstand a late gain from the runner up.

1M, Dirt, $7,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Valiant Defender

Stay Thirsty

Henry Flugence

Louis A. Stokes

8/1

2

Paralissfrmanalyss

Overanalyze

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

2/1

3 3

Spin Town

Tamarkuz

Scott Gelner

Jose Barnes

6/1

4 4

Fiftyfive Strong

Wicked Strong

Randy Degeyter, Jr.

Devin H. Magnon

5/1

5 5

F J's Gem

Gemologist

Chad Maturin

Kevin J. Smith

7/2

6 6

Xietelehuas

Americain

Jarmondrick J. Broussard

C.J. McMahon

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Xietelehuas  6 $9.80 $5.40 $2.80
F J's Gem  5 - $3.80 $2.20
Spin Town  3 - - $2.20
Fiftyfive Strong  4 - - -
Also rans: Valiant Defender
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 4 3-2-1/5-6 $61.40 $7,409.00
Daily Double 1-6 $11.60 $1,137.00
Exacta 6-5 $41.60 $15,222.00
Superfecta 6-5-3-4 $141.40 $5,574.00
Trifecta 6-5-3 $124.60 $10,228.00
Pick 3 2-1-6 $39.80 $1,936.00
Fractions and final time: :24, :47.58, 1:13.35, 1:27, 1:41.16
Winning Owner: Lindsey Pickett
Winning Breeder: Calumet Farm

Belmont Stakes 2022: See favorite and early offshore odds

Kentucky Derby also-ran is favored offshore, where 10 possible starters are posted.

6F, Dirt, $7,500 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7) Pick 5 (Races 5-6-7-8-9)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Grand Production

Run Production

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

7/2

2 2

Quadrajet

Unbridledsensation

Walter Trahan

Jose Barnes

15/1

3 3

Last Native Cat

D'wildcat

Steven B. Flint

C.J. McMahon

5/1

4 4

Fighting Soldier

Sadie's Soldier

Cynthia Morrell

Treylon S Albert

15/1

5 5

Mr. E Edwards

Neko Bay

Donald Rubin

Gerard Melancon

8/1

6 6

Chelsea's Glory

Louisiana Glory

Jason H. Magnon

Efigenio Garcia Ruiz

20/1

7 7

Proudtown

Proudinsky (GER)

Henry West, Jr.

Coby J. Bourque

6/1

8 8

Corn Soup

Astrology

Roland Patt, Jr.

Vicente Del-Cid

3/1

9 9

Yankee Hail Cat

Yankee Gentleman

Jessie C. Peterson

Kevin J. Smith

15/1

10 10

Play Master

Hard Aces

Gerard Perron

Louis A. Stokes

10/1

11

Luckly Gold

Unbridledsensation

Vincent Broussard, Jr.

Liandro Atempa

12/1

12 12

All Star Special

Lone Star Special

Jessie C. Peterson

Devin H. Magnon

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Corn Soup  8 $4.80 $2.80 $2.40
Proudtown  7 - $6.60 $4.20
Mr. E Edwards  5 - - $3.40
Last Native Cat  3 - - -
Also rans: Play Master, Grand Production, All Star Special, Yankee Hail Cat, Quadrajet, Chelsea's Glory, Fighting Soldier
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 8-7 $31.80 $56,648.00
Superfecta 8-7-5-3 $374.40 $28,206.00
Trifecta 8-7-5 $110.60 $40,055.00
Pick 3 1-6-8 $46.60 $2,824.00
Daily Double 6-8 $47.60 $2,288.00
Fractions and final time: :22.91, :46.97, :59.77, 1:13.15
Winning Owner: Linton P. Borel
Winning Breeder: Perry Judice

1M, Turf, $20,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $16,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 4

Trinity Hope

Custom for Carlos

Ricky Courville

Devin H. Magnon

5/1

1A 6

Czar's Ballerina

Bodemeister

Ricky Courville

Jose Barnes

5/1

2 1

Bitsy C C Lil Girl

Custom for Carlos

Sam B. David, Jr.

Timothy Thornton

10/1

3 2

World of Hurt

Flashpoint

Brett A. Brinkman

Casey Fusilier

4/1

4 3

Ann's Storm

Midnight Storm

Cortland Harrison

Gerard Melancon

8/1

5 5

Cheapskate Diva

Animal Kingdom

Joseph R. Felks

Carlos L. Marquez

8/5

6 7

She's Custom Made

Hard Spun

Scott Gelner

Vicente Del-Cid

3/1

7 8

Ryan's Grace

Connect

Steven B. Flint

C.J. McMahon

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Cheapskate Diva  5 $3.40 $2.60 $2.10
World of Hurt  3 - $10.00 $5.80
Ann's Storm  4 - - $4.80
Trinity Hope  1 - - -
Also rans: Czar's Ballerina, Bitsy C C Lil Girl, She's Custom Made
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 8-5 $9.40 $3,542.00
Exacta 5-3 $35.20 $21,725.00
Superfecta 5-3-4-1 $1,164.60 $7,851.00
Trifecta 5-3-4 $252.20 $15,222.00
Pick 3 6-8-5 $103.60 $3,064.00
Fractions and final time: 1:38.16
Winning Owner: Keith Plaisance
Winning Breeder: Keith Plaisance

Belmont Stakes 2022: Who's in, who's out, who's a maybe

See how the field is shaping up for the final leg of the Triple Crown.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $15,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $17,500

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Grand Prado

Apriority

Roy Roberts

C.J. McMahon

7/2

2 2

Sadie's Light

Sadie's Soldier

Ronnie Averett

Vicente Del-Cid

2/1

3 3

Enchanted Moon

Redding Colliery

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

5/2

4

Leyton's Hippie

Run Production

Curley E. Fontenot

Joe Stokes

15/1

5 5

Famous Yankee

Yankee Gentleman

Kearney Segura

Casey Fusilier

8/1

6 6

Bernie Special

Wicked Strong

Glenn Delahoussaye

Timothy Thornton

9/2

7 7

Mr. Curlin

Curlin to Mischief

Edith A. Mojica

Treylon S Albert

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Grand Prado  1 $19.00 $7.40 $3.60
Famous Yankee  5 - $5.40 $3.80
Bernie Special  6 - - $3.40
Sadie's Light  2 - - -
Also rans: Enchanted Moon, Mr. Curlin
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-1 $30.60 $1,435.00
Exacta 1-5 $142.00 $18,099.00
Superfecta 1-5-6-2 $1,252.60 $7,435.00
Trifecta 1-5-6 $389.20 $11,885.00
Consolation Double 5-4 $3.40 $0.00
Pick 3 8-5-1 $116.60 $4,525.00
Consolation Pick 3 8-5-4 $10.00 $0.00
Fractions and final time: 1:05.17
Winning Owner: Jeff D. Dearbonne
Winning Breeder: Channon Farm, LLC
GRAND PRADO asked a bit to maintain inside and frontal position away from the gate, dueled into and through the turn, shook off the other speed to be clear in upper stretch, held the runner up safe late.

7 1/2F, Turf, $12,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,500

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Henning

Hard Spun

Jeff Delhomme

Joel Dominguez

2/1

2 2

We Need a Five

Half Ours

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

7/2

3 3

Oak Hill Lg

Blofeld

Juan A. Larrosa

Jose Barnes

10/1

4 4

St Basil

Soaring Sun

Henry Flugence

C.J. McMahon

15/1

5 5

Blue Ridge Red

Daaher

Samuel Breaux

Casey Fusilier

12/1

6

Sneaky Allie Kat

Sabercat

Danny Hoda

Louis A. Stokes

8/1

7 7

Palante

Due Date

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

4/1

8 8

Bold Dancer

Flintshire (GB)

Keith G. Bourgeois

Vicente Del-Cid

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Henning  1 $3.80 $2.20 $2.20
We Need a Five  2 - $3.00 $2.60
St Basil  4 - - $5.80
Palante  7 - - -
Also rans: Oak Hill Lg, Bold Dancer, Blue Ridge Red
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-1 $71.40 $1,939.00
Exacta 1-2 $6.80 $16,574.00
Superfecta 1-2-4-7 $194.60 $7,765.00
Trifecta 1-2-4 $58.80 $9,958.00
Pick 3 5-1-1 $117.00 $1,911.00
Consolation Pick 3 5-4-1 $7.40 $0.00
Fractions and final time: :23.79, :47.3, 1:12.97, 1:31.73
Winning Owner: Set-Hut LLC
Winning Breeder: Coteau Grove Farms
HENNING last to leave, trailed early, began to move on the outside before a half, reached the front three wide turning for home, spurted clear past the furlong marker, continued to widen without being asked for his best to win ridden out.

Sire Analytics: Gun Runner - Bet this, not that

Gun Runner is off to a terrific start at stud, but when are his offspring a good bet?

5F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

P T's Flash

Flashback

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

4/1

2 2

Shady Monkey

Yankee Gentleman

Houston Cormier

Treylon S Albert

20/1

3 3

Argybargy Buck

Closing Argument

Howard Alonzo

Joe Stokes

15/1

4 4

M and M's Custom

Custom for Carlos

Doris Hebert

Vicente Del-Cid

3/1

5 5

Fifty Protection

Macho Uno

Dale White, Sr.

Casey Fusilier

5/2

6 6

Lucky Big Daddy

Awesome Patriot

Charles Guilbeau

Liandro Atempa

10/1

7 7

Goodrockinalvin

Songandaprayer

Benard Chatters

Kevin J. Smith

12/1

8 8

Brad Eye

Run Production

Jonathan Charles

Coby J. Bourque

8/1

9 9

K T's Jilted Groom

Run Away and Hide

Howard Alonzo

Carlos L. Marquez

6/1

10 10

Young Tuscan

Sassicaia

Lee Thomas

C.J. McMahon

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Young Tuscan 10 $38.60 $17.80 $10.40
Fifty Protection  5 - $3.00 $2.60
M and M's Custom  4 - - $4.40
Lucky Big Daddy  6 - - -
Also rans: Argybargy Buck, K T's Jilted Groom, Goodrockinalvin, Brad Eye, Shady Monkey, P T's Flash
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 5 8/11-5/7-1-1/6-10 $4,680.80 $17,164.00
Exacta 10-5 $94.60 $51,169.00
Daily Double 1-10 $73.00 $4,734.00
Superfecta 10-5-4-6 $6,835.20 $24,608.00
Trifecta 10-5-4 $749.60 $35,751.00
Pick 3 1-1-10 $1,118.20 $5,219.00
Pick 4 5/7-1-1/6-10 $2,119.80 $12,719.00
Fractions and final time: :22.46, :46.33, :59.28
Winning Owner: Elite Thoroughbred Racing LLC
Winning Breeder: Royal B. Kraft Sr.

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