Evangeline Downs Entries & Results for Wednesday, May 18, 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 32.5%, second picks are winning at 21.7%, and third place picks are winning 15.8%.

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

5 1/2F, Dirt, $12,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta / 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 #1 Gimmeasound the 2/1 ML favorite trained by Allen Landry and ridden by Joe Stokes. The four-year-old gelding by Sound the Alarm has good early speed in a projected paceless affair to overcome a deficiency in overall speed figures to win this. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

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

Gimmeasound

Sound the Alarm

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

2/1

2 2

Full Power

Sum of the Parts

Dane Noel

C.J. McMahon

5/1

3 3

Egeauxtism

Awesome Bet

Allen Landry

Timothy Thornton

7/2

4 4

Bourbon Sky

Sky Kingdom

Keith G. Bourgeois

Joel Dominguez

9/2

5 5

Bode's Light

Bodemeister

Eduardo Ramirez

Vicente Del-Cid

12/1

6 6

Yukio

Frosted

Joy I. Marlin

Coby J. Bourque

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Gimmeasound  1 $6.20 $3.40 $2.40
Full Power  2 - $9.80 $5.60
Bode's Light  5 - - $3.00
Bourbon Sky  4 - - -
Also rans: Egeauxtism, Yukio
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 1-2 $47.40 $21,912.00
Superfecta 1-2-5-4 $419.60 $10,299.00
Trifecta 1-2-5 $138.60 $16,384.00
Fractions and final time: :46.01, :58.6, 1:05.27
Winning Owner: Bucks Boys, LLC
Winning Breeder: Samuel Breaux

6F, Dirt, $20,000 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $18,000

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 pick is the 6/1 fifth choice on the morning line, #3 Risky Priority. The three-year-old gelding by Apriority is trained by Lee Thomas and ridden by Jose Barnes. He has a top trainer who has shown the ability to prepare a first time starter to win on debut. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Too Much Crown

Etbauer

Clyde Moran

Roberto Morales

9/2

2 2

That One Guitar

Star Guitar

Eric Henry

Vicente Del-Cid

4/1

3 Picks Report

Risky Priority

Apriority

Lee Thomas

Jose Barnes

6/1

4 4

Permanentdetention

Time Bandit

Kevin M. Williams

Kevin J. Smith

10/1

5 5

Justa Buster

Etbauer

Houston Cormier

Gerard Melancon

2/1

6 6

T D Z Hi Court

Court Vision

Kenneth L. Roberts, Sr.

C.J. McMahon

3/1

7

K R Target

Takeover Target

Kenneth L. Roberts, Sr.

Treylon S Albert

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Too Much Crown  1 $14.40 $8.20 $4.20
Permanentdetention  4 - $8.40 $4.00
That One Guitar  2 - - $3.20
Justa Buster  5 - - -
Also rans: T D Z Hi Court
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-1 $41.20 $6,356.00
Exacta 1-4 $73.20 $27,633.00
Superfecta 1-4-2-5 $610.40 $7,833.00
Trifecta 1-4-2 $275.00 $14,881.00
Fractions and final time: :23.34, :47.03, :59.5, 1:12.77
Winning Owner: Clyde P. Moran, Jr.
Winning Breeder: Margie K. Averett
TOO MUCH CROWN last to leave, trailed early, moved out and advanced to challenge four wide early in the turn, dueled into the lane remaining off the inside, clearing late under steady handling holding the runner up comfortably safe.

Track Trends: Favorite win rate decreases into Derby week

Prior week features more races but smaller fields.

1M, Dirt, $10,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

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 pick is the 15/1 seventh choice on the morning line, #7 J C's in Town. The six-year-old gelding by Jimmy Creed is trained by Brett A. Brinkman and ridden by Jose Barnes. He has the expectation to make the lead and run them off their feet for the win. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Aligned Interest

Closing Argument

Edith A. Mojica

Alexander Castillo

9/5

2 2

Sir Pokerface

Quality Road

Jessie C. Peterson

Devin H. Magnon

8/1

3

Custom Kat

Custom for Carlos

Edward L. Cox

C.J. McMahon

5/1

4 4

High Ridge

Lone Star Special

Antonio Alberto

Gerard Melancon

7/2

5 5

My Book

Orville N Wilbur's

Houston Cormier

Vicente Del-Cid

12/1

6 6

Now You Rules

Nownownow

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

5/2

7 7 Picks Report

J C's in Town

Jimmy Creed

Brett A. Brinkman

Jose Barnes

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Aligned Interest  1 $3.40 $2.10 $2.10
Now You Rules  6 - $3.00 $2.20
High Ridge  4 - - $2.60
Sir Pokerface  2 - - -
Also rans: My Book, J C's in Town
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 1-6 $7.40 $32,628.00
Daily Double 1-1 $33.60 $5,022.00
Superfecta 1-6-4-2 $50.80 $12,729.00
Trifecta 1-6-4 $19.80 $23,827.00
Pick 3 1-1-1 $119.00 $8,227.00
Fractions and final time: :24.69, :48.56, 1:13.4, 1:26.21, 1:39.45
Winning Owner: Mojica Stables, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Scott & Company Farm LLC
ALIGNED INTEREST broke on top, showed the way into the first turn along the inside, dueled midway backstretch, called on for some run midway on the far turn, cleared into the lane, steadily increased that advantage to the wire under a right handed crop.

6 1/2F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $10,500

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
7

Wilson to Lockett

Abraaj

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

2/1

1A 9

I'll Raise You

Smooth Air

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

2/1

2 1

Honor My Speed

To Honor and Serve

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

10/1

2

Mias Moonbeam

Maxamax

Juan A. Larrosa

Roberto Morales

5/1

4 3

Half a Bite

Half Ours

Antonio Alberto

Gerard Melancon

12/1

5 4

Off Sixes

Warrior's Reward

James K. Vance

Kevin J. Smith

9/2

6 5

Wayfaring Stranger

Calibrachoa

Vann E. Haywood

Carlos L. Marquez

15/1

7 6

Too Much Bourbon

Closing Argument

Glenn Delahoussaye

Joel Dominguez

8/1

8 8

Outlaw X.

Flashback

Patrick Devereux, Jr.

Vicente Del-Cid

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
I'll Raise You  1A $4.20 $3.20 $2.10
Honor My Speed  2 - $7.60 $4.20
Too Much Bourbon  7 - - $3.60
Outlaw X.  8 - - -
Also rans: Off Sixes, Wayfaring Stranger, Half a Bite
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-1 $8.40 $6,138.00
Exacta 1-2 $23.20 $36,030.00
Superfecta 1-2-7-8 $167.80 $18,331.00
Trifecta 1-2-7 $88.00 $26,862.00
Pick 3 1-1-1 $79.20 $8,083.00
Pick 4 1-1-1/3-1/3 $289.60 $22,656.00
Fractions and final time: :22.87, :45.69, 1:11.24, 1:18.23
Winning Owner: End Zone Athletics, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Mt. Joy Stables

Churchill suspends turf racing again; Wise Dan is canceled

Churchill Downs suspends racing on the grass through the weekend and cancels the Wise Dan.

1 1/16M, Turf, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $24,000

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

Amelia Madelyn

Alternation

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

3/1

2 2

Cave Creek

Tapiture

Alvin Dussette

Louis A. Stokes

8/1

3 3

Lizz a Bee

Power Broker

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

6/1

4 4

Angel of Verdun

Creative Cause

Emile Schwandt

Vicente Del-Cid

8/5

5 5

Candy's Parade

Candy Ride (ARG)

Cortland Harrison

Gerard Melancon

5/2

6 6

Duepeg

Due Date

Brett A. Brinkman

Joel Dominguez

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Lizz a Bee  3 $13.40 $3.80 $3.20
Angel of Verdun  4 - $2.20 $2.10
Cave Creek  2 - - $3.60
Candy's Parade  5 - - -
Also rans: Amelia Madelyn, Duepeg
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-3 $36.80 $4,081.00
Exacta 3-4 $26.00 $22,644.00
Superfecta 3-4-2-5 $323.60 $8,750.00
Trifecta 3-4-2 $130.60 $13,126.00
Pick 3 1-1-3 $60.60 $8,846.00
Fractions and final time: :25.19, :48.91, 1:12.97, 1:44.89
Winning Owner: End Zone Athletics, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Paul Kessel

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

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

The Big Irishman

Hat Trick (JPN)

John Bernard

Roberto Morales

8/1

2 2

Tin Delay

Algorithms

Keith Charles

Casey Fusilier

2/1

3

Carries Man

Artie Schiller

Billy G. Sturrock

Devin H. Magnon

20/1

4 4

Flashburn

Flashpoint

Samuel Breaux

C.J. McMahon

6/1

5 5

Hot Stove League

Hit It a Bomb

Joseph R. Felks

Carlos L. Marquez

4/1

6

And Yet Another

Flower Alley

Nicholas Latour

Vicente Del-Cid

10/1

7 7

He's a Lucky Man

Super Saver

Benard Chatters

Kevin J. Smith

12/1

8 8

Last to Know

Broken Vow

Donald Rubin

Gerard Melancon

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Hot Stove League  5 $4.00 $2.80 $2.10
Flashburn  4 - $7.80 $4.40
Tin Delay  2 - - $2.40
The Big Irishman  1 - - -
Also rans: Last to Know, He's a Lucky Man
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 5-4 $34.60 $34,641.00
Superfecta 5-4-2-1 $355.20 $14,762.00
Trifecta 5-4-2 $91.60 $24,963.00
Pick 3 1-3-5 $75.20 $6,996.00
Daily Double 3-5 $26.80 $3,345.00
Fractions and final time: :24.18, :48.1, 1:12.99, 1:26.04, 1:39.67
Winning Owner: Keith Plaisance
Winning Breeder: Susan M. Forrester & JLC Horses
HOT STOVE LEAGUE chased the runner up off the inside, engaged that one from the outside in the three path turning for home, put a head in front past the furlong marker, lost the advantage a sixteenth out, found more late with a push to prove narrowly best in game fashion.

Shedaresthedevil, Pauline's Pearl are vulnerable in Fleur de Lis

An early look at expected Fleur de Lis starters Shedaresthedevil and Pauline's Pearl.

1M, Turf, $20,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $28,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

City Park

Temple City

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

9/5

2 2

Like Mike

Arkhoma

Keith G. Bourgeois

Vicente Del-Cid

12/1

3 3

Wise Verdict

Court Vision

Brett A. Brinkman

C.J. McMahon

10/1

4 4

Forestdungone

Dunkirk

Corale A. Richards

Casey Fusilier

2/1

5 5

Jaci's Royalty

Royal Strand (IRE)

Cortland Harrison

Jose Barnes

6/1

6 6

Get Them Justin

Half Ours

Sturges J. Ducoing

Timothy Thornton

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Jaci's Royalty  5 $10.00 $4.40 $2.60
Get Them Justin  6 - $3.40 $2.20
Forestdungone  4 - - $2.10
Wise Verdict  3 - - -
Also rans: Like Mike
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-5-5 $271.40 $3,529.00
Daily Double 5-5 $35.80 $5,022.00
Exacta 5-6 $35.80 $17,972.00
Superfecta 5-6-4-3 $236.00 $5,263.00
Trifecta 5-6-4 $58.00 $9,489.00
Fractions and final time: :23.22, :47.21, 1:11.84, 1:24.26, 1:36.51
Winning Owner: Bienvenu Racing
Winning Breeder: Wayne Simpson
JACI'S ROYALTY

1M, Dirt, $7,500 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $10,000

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Shoetrick

Overanalyze

Brett A. Brinkman

Jose Barnes

5/2

2 2

Bit Part

Cameo Appearance

Russell C. Richard

Joe Stokes

12/1

3 3

Kannon With a K

Custom for Carlos

Jonathan Charles

Treylon S Albert

7/2

4 4

Palimonium

Greenpointcrusader

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

3/1

5 5

I'm a Flashy Kid

Tenpins

Danny Besancon

Kevin J. Smith

15/1

6

Luckly Gold

Unbridledsensation

Vincent Broussard, Jr.

Coby J. Bourque

20/1

7 7

Unbridled Hope

Zong

Alvin Dussette

Louis A. Stokes

6/1

8 8

Country Cut

Gormley

Scott Gelner

Vicente Del-Cid

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Country Cut  8 $4.60 $2.80 $2.20
Shoetrick  1 - $4.00 $3.00
I'm a Flashy Kid  5 - - $6.20
Palimonium  4 - - -
Also rans: Unbridled Hope, Bit Part, Kannon With a K
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-8 $43.60 $5,767.00
Exacta 8-1 $18.60 $19,121.00
Superfecta 8-1-5-4 $1,120.60 $9,996.00
Trifecta 8-1-5 $290.40 $11,452.00
Pick 3 5-5-8 $137.40 $12,208.00
Pick 4 3-3/5/6-5-6/8 $987.20 $19,270.00
Pick 5 1/3-3-3/5/6-5-6/8 $3,691.40 $24,610.00
Fractions and final time: :24.45, :48.25, 1:14.36, 1:28.18, 1:42.21
Winning Owner: Scott Gelner
Winning Breeder: Kehner Thoroughbreds, LLC

Lukas takes over training of Last Samurai, Will's Secret

Last Samurai, Will's Secret are expected at Churchill Downs Saturday for new trainer Lukas.

News For Evangeline Downs

Track Trends: Favorite win rate decreases into Derby week

Prior week features more races but smaller fields.

Top News

Churchill suspends turf racing again; Wise Dan is canceled

Churchill Downs suspends racing on the grass through the weekend and cancels the Wise Dan.

Shedaresthedevil, Pauline's Pearl are vulnerable in Fleur de Lis

An early look at expected Fleur de Lis starters Shedaresthedevil and Pauline's Pearl.

Lukas takes over training of Last Samurai, Will's Secret

Last Samurai, Will's Secret are expected at Churchill Downs Saturday for new trainer Lukas.

Horses to Watch: 1 new name, 1 to keep, 3 to drop

Allowance winner Top of the Charts looks like a stakes horse in the making.

Track Trends: Despite compact stakes, field size increases

More total races run in latest week, with the first increase in average runners since Derby week.