Evangeline Downs Entries & Results for Friday, May 20, 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.

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Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 32.9%, second picks are winning at 21.8%, and third place picks are winning 16.0%.

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

1M, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $25,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / 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 #2 Barranca the 8/5 ML favorite trained by Brett A. Brinkman and ridden by Vicente Del-Cid. The three-year-old filly by Bind has some upside still being lightly raced and speed figures that match up well in this field. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 2

Mylies Star

Star Guitar

Ricky Courville

Timothy Thornton

3/1

1A 3

Ask Dale

Commissioner

Ricky Courville

Devin H. Magnon

3/1

2 1 Picks Report

Barranca

Bind

Brett A. Brinkman

Vicente Del-Cid

8/5

3 4

Jersey Hottie

Redding Colliery

Clifford Dodson

Daniel S. Flores

2/1

5

Smiling Angel

Astrology

Clifford Dodson

C.J. McMahon

10/1

5 6

Starship Nola

Exaggerator

Jose Luis Ramirez

Casey Fusilier

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Jersey Hottie  3 $6.00 $2.80 -
Mylies Star  1 - $2.40 -
Ask Dale  1A - $2.40 -
Starship Nola  5 - - -
Also rans: Barranca
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 3-1 $16.00 $9,858.00
Trifecta 3-1-5 $36.40 $4,528.00
Fractions and final time: :24.42, :50.04, 1:15.59, 1:28.14, 1:41.19
Winning Owner: Cody Moore
Winning Breeder: Montgomery Equine Center

6F, Dirt, $10,000 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 #6 Madison's Place the 8/5 ML favorite trained by Eduardo Ramirez and ridden by Joel Dominguez. The five-year-old mare by My Pal Charlie has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Foursweetnieces

My Pal Charlie

Dale White, Sr.

Joe Stokes

12/1

2 2

Green Monster

Bayern

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

3/1

3 3

Romantic Beast

The Big Beast

Eduardo Ramirez

C.J. McMahon

8/1

4 4

Dueforadate

Due Date

Brett A. Brinkman

Jose Barnes

5/1

5 5

Seven Jewels

Big Brown

Shelton J. Zenon, Sr.

Vicente Del-Cid

5/2

6 Picks Report

Madison's Place

My Pal Charlie

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

8/5

Runner Win Place Show
Green Monster  2 $13.20 $4.40 -
Romantic Beast  3 - $3.20 -
Dueforadate  4 - - -
Seven Jewels  5 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-2 $31.40 $1,923.00
Trifecta 2-3-4 $62.40 $6,052.00
Superfecta 2-3-4-5 $55.60 $2,359.00
Exacta 2-3 $37.00 $11,263.00
Fractions and final time: :22.19, :45.56, :58.03, 1:11.51
Winning Owner: Rylee Grudzien
Winning Breeder: University of Kentucky

Friday's Best Bet: Net a Bear clears hurdle in Opelousas

Net a Bear clears hurdle in Opelousas Stakes at Evangeline Downs.

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

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 top selection is #3 Lemniscate the 5/2 third choice on the morning line, trained by Dale White, Sr. and Joe Stokes. A six-year-old son of Exchange Rate has the controlling early speed and standout speed figures in a projected slow pace. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 3

Interactif Moment

Interactif

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

9/5

1A 7

Wilson to Lockett

Abraaj

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

9/5

1

Sonoma Crush

High Cotton

Dwayne Jackson

Coby J. Bourque

15/1

3 2 Picks Report

Lemniscate

Exchange Rate

Dale White, Sr.

Joe Stokes

5/2

4 4

Midnight Bayou

Wildcat Heir

Jayde J. Gelner

Devin H. Magnon

8/1

5

Jake the Band Man

Greeley's Galaxy

Jonah Fuselier

Louis A. Stokes

3/1

6 6

Maintainance Matt

Oxbow

Keith Charles

Vicente Del-Cid

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Maintainance Matt  6 $5.20 $2.60 -
Wilson to Lockett  1A - $3.20 -
Lemniscate  3 - - -
Interactif Moment  1 - - -
Also rans: Midnight Bayou
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-2-6 $104.40 $1,984.00
Daily Double 2-6 $42.60 $1,787.00
Exacta 6-1 $14.40 $11,028.00
Superfecta 6-1-3-4 $22.00 $2,594.00
Trifecta 6-1-3 $23.00 $5,802.00
Fractions and final time: :22.22, :45.57, :58.31, 1:12.17
Winning Owner: Keith Charles
Winning Breeder: American Equistock Inc. & Drumkenny Farm
MAINTAINANCE MATT last away, raced unhurried up the backstretch, lodged a sudden move three to four wide to challenge entering the stretch, drew clear, kept to task the final furlong to hold the runner up safe late.

7 1/2F, Turf, $12,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Humphrey

Liam's Map

Brett A. Brinkman

Jose Barnes

15/1

2 2

Payday Too

Jimmy Creed

Keith G. Bourgeois

Gerard Melancon

9/2

3 3

Commander Scott

Goldencents

Sturges J. Ducoing

Vicente Del-Cid

8/1

4 4

Varnished

Oratory

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

5/2

5

Flying Honeypot

Discreet Cat

Benard Chatters

Kevin J. Smith

3/1

6 6

Louisiana Moon

Malibu Moon

Corale A. Richards

Casey Fusilier

10/1

7 7

Drewcitable

Artie Schiller

Lonnie Briley

C.J. McMahon

7/2

8 8

Social Afleet

Northern Afleet

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

12/1

9

Wise Guy

Stay Thirsty

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

(Main Track only)

6/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Drewcitable  7 $10.00 $3.60 $3.00
Varnished  4 - $2.80 $2.20
Payday Too  2 - - $3.40
Louisiana Moon  6 - - -
Also rans: Commander Scott, Social Afleet
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 6-7 $53.40 $1,573.00
Exacta 7-4 $24.80 $21,681.00
Superfecta 7-4-2-6 $146.20 $8,033.00
Trifecta 7-4-2 $59.40 $12,826.00
Pick 3 2-6-7 $190.20 $3,679.00
Pick 4 3-2-6-7 $669.40 $7,589.00
Fractions and final time: :23.2, :46.04, 1:10.74, 1:29.79
Winning Owner: Norman Stables, LLC
Winning Breeder: Jay Adcock

First Look: Belmont Derby, Oaks lead 10 graded stakes

The Belmont Derby and Oaks lead 10 graded stakes on the weekend calendar.

5F, Dirt, $7,500 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $10,000

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

Galaxy Affair

Greeley's Galaxy

Dane Noel

Treylon S Albert

15/1

2 2

Flying I

Texas Red

Henry West, Jr.

Liandro Atempa

10/1

3 3

Cosmic Belle

Greeley's Galaxy

John Ney

Jose Barnes

5/1

4 4

Songs Discreet Cat

Discreet Cat

Keith Charles

Carlos L. Marquez

12/1

5 5

Boston Prospect

Lewis Michael

Thomas W. Sam

C.J. McMahon

20/1

6 6

Dave's Ronda

Brave Dave

Ronnie Averett

Kevin J. Smith

15/1

7 7

Sunset Flash

Flashpoint

Charles Guilbeau

Coby J. Bourque

12/1

8 8

La Danta

Wicked Strong

Houston Cormier

Gerard Melancon

4/1

9 9

My Gal Charlotte

My Pal Charlie

Lee Thomas

Joe Stokes

7/2

10 10

T J's Sunshine

Half Ours

Cortland Harrison

Vicente Del-Cid

5/2

11

Shadesofgraymiss

Run Production

Richard L. Lane

Devin H. Magnon

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
My Gal Charlotte  9 $5.40 $3.00 $3.00
Songs Discreet Cat  4 - $3.80 $4.00
Sunset Flash  7 - - $8.20
Cosmic Belle  3 - - -
Also rans: T J's Sunshine, Dave's Ronda, La Danta, Galaxy Affair, Flying I, Boston Prospect
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 9-4 $32.60 $49,600.00
Superfecta 9-4-7-3 $2,283.40 $18,879.00
Trifecta 9-4-7 $525.00 $28,951.00
Pick 3 6-7-9 $90.80 $2,477.00
Daily Double 7-9 $43.60 $1,883.00
Fractions and final time: :22.32, :46.83, 1:00.7
Winning Owner: Elite Thoroughbred Racing LLC
Winning Breeder: Michele Rodriguez

5F, Turf, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $23,000

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 1

Sakura Alexa

Karakontie (JPN)

Bessie Sue Nichols

Theodrick Ledet

5/1

2 2

Secret Melody

Runhappy

Dory Jacobs

Treylon S Albert

3/1

Sire of Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Smile Happy
3

Divine Defence

First Defence

Howard Alonzo

Carlos L. Marquez

12/1

4 4

Flawless Takeover

Takeover Target

Keith G. Bourgeois

Joel Dominguez

9/2

5 5

Ryan's Grace

Connect

Steven B. Flint

C.J. McMahon

20/1

6 6

California Cali

California Chrome

Nicholas Latour

Joe Stokes

8/1

7 7

Immaculate Glory

Outwork

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

10/1

8 8

Funkylittleshack

Custom for Carlos

Sam B. David, Jr.

Vicente Del-Cid

9/5

Runner Win Place Show
Funkylittleshack  8 $2.60 $2.20 $2.10
California Cali  6 - $6.00 $5.60
Secret Melody  2 - - $3.20
Ryan's Grace  5 - - -
Also rans: Flawless Takeover, Immaculate Glory, Sakura Alexa
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 9-8 $9.60 $5,399.00
Superfecta 8-6-2-5 $217.80 $12,545.00
Trifecta 8-6-2 $75.80 $22,091.00
Pick 3 7-9-8 $57.40 $5,509.00
Exacta 8-6 $22.80 $35,161.00
Fractions and final time: :22.33, :45.44, :56.61
Winning Owner: Hernandez, Earl J., Hernandez, Keith J. and Duvieilh, John
Winning Breeder: Earl Hernandez, Keith Hernandez & JohnDuvieilh

Hank 'The Hammer' Goldberg dies at 82 from kidney disease

Longtime handicapper, TV sports reporter Hank Goldberg dies in Las Vegas at 82.

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

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Sweet Dreams Babe

Lord Nelson

Angel M. Cordero

Carlos L. Marquez

10/1

2 2

Clever Prince

Clever Cry

Albin Bonin, Jr.

Joe Stokes

12/1

3 3

Chairman Moo

Daredevil

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

5/1

4 4

B W P Special

Langfuhr

Scott Gelner

Vicente Del-Cid

2/1

5 5

Hope for Change

Matzoh Toga

Katina Milburn

Treylon S Albert

15/1

6 6

Coach Hudson

Icon Ike

Dale White, Sr.

Casey Fusilier

5/2

7 7

Blazing Charlie

My Pal Charlie

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

7/2

8 8

Larry Dale

Interactif

Martin M. Meza

Devin H. Magnon

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Coach Hudson  6 $9.60 $5.40 $2.80
Chairman Moo  3 - $6.60 $3.40
B W P Special  4 - - $2.20
Blazing Charlie  7 - - -
Also rans: Clever Prince, Hope for Change, Larry Dale, Sweet Dreams Babe
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 8-6 $13.20 $3,795.00
Exacta 6-3 $60.00 $24,294.00
Superfecta 6-3-4-7 $285.20 $9,743.00
Trifecta 6-3-4 $128.40 $16,180.00
Pick 3 9-8-6 $43.80 $7,247.00
Fractions and final time: :22.47, :45.94, :58.81, 1:12.65
Winning Owner: Dale White, Sr.
Winning Breeder: Kevin Thomas Atwood

1M, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $27,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Everlovinghand

Summer Front

Ron Faucheux

Vicente Del-Cid

2/1

2 2

Touchdown Joe

Imagining

Dane Noel

Joe Stokes

8/1

3 3

Martinized

Astrology

Sam B. David, Jr.

Timothy Thornton

9/5

4 4

Order Up

Iron Fist

Steven B. Flint

C.J. McMahon

3/1

5 5

Wish Upon a Star

Star Guitar

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
Everlovinghand  1 $4.20 $2.20 $2.10
Wish Upon a Star  5 - $3.20 $3.00
Martinized  3 - - $2.20
Touchdown Joe  2 - - -
Also rans: Order Up
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 1-5-3 $50.20 $8,188.00
Exacta 1-5 $20.40 $12,467.00
Daily Double 6-1 $31.20 $2,177.00
Pick 3 8-6-1 $43.20 $3,023.00
Fractions and final time: :24.07, :47.86, 1:12.36, 1:25.21, 1:38.93
Winning Owner: Larry J. Romero
Winning Breeder: Paul Pruett
EVERLOVINGHAND took command soon after the start, was clear after a soft opening quarter, continued to show the way up the backstretch, stayed clear into and through the stretch while being kept to task.

Appleby, O'Brien colts lead European crew in Belmont Derby

Charlie Appleby and Aidan O'Brien colts lead the European contingent in Saturday's race.

7F, Dirt, $12,500 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,500

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Tap Your Front

Summer Front

Jerry Cezar

Coby J. Bourque

5/1

1A 3

Moro Drama Queen

Moro Tap

Jerry Cezar

Coby J. Bourque

5/1

2

Ignite the Passion

Bahamian Squall

Angel M. Cordero

Casey Fusilier

7/2

3 4

Union Grad

Union Rags

Cortland Harrison

Devin H. Magnon

20/1

4 5

Corbin's Wild Aces

Hard Aces

Brian A. Huval

Vicente Del-Cid

8/5

5 6

Aunt Jana

Awesome Bet

Lester Simon

Kevin J. Smith

8/1

6 7

Revolutionary Lass

Revolutionary

Benjamin Zeno

C.J. McMahon

10/1

7 8

It's Time Baby

Not This Time

Benjamin Zeno

Liandro Atempa

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Corbin's Wild Aces  4 $3.60 $2.20 $2.10
Aunt Jana  5 - $4.00 $2.80
Union Grad  3 - - $6.40
It's Time Baby  7 - - -
Also rans: Tap Your Front, Revolutionary Lass, Moro Drama Queen
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-4 $6.20 $5,602.00
Exacta 4-5 $7.60 $24,639.00
Superfecta 4-5-3-7 $91.60 $12,545.00
Trifecta 4-5-3 $45.40 $19,152.00
Pick 3 6-1-4 $55.00 $4,078.00
Pick 4 3/8-6-1-2/4 $75.20 $17,707.00
Pick 5 9/11-3/8-6-1-2/4 $216.00 $19,837.00
Fractions and final time: :23.5, :47.62, 1:14.49, 1:29.05
Winning Owner: Jonathan LeBlanc
Winning Breeder: Wayne Simpson

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