Evangeline Downs Entries & Results for Saturday, May 21, 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 31.5%, second picks are winning at 21.3%, and third place picks are winning 15.5%.

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

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

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 #5 Tay Tay's Baby the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Karl Broberg and ridden by Timothy Thornton. The three-year-old filly by Race Day 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

Our Starlet

Half Ours

Kenneth Weeks

Jose Barnes

15/1

2 2

Becca's Bouquet

Conveyance

Scott Gelner

C.J. McMahon

7/2

3 3

Mave Runner

Golden Lad

Juan A. Larrosa

Vicente Del-Cid

10/1

4 4

Time to Sleep

Time Bandit

John Bernard

Joe Stokes

8/1

5 5 Picks Report

Tay Tay's Baby

Race Day

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

9/5

6 6

Sandy's Wager

Saint Afleet

Willie J. Simien, Jr.

Coby J. Bourque

6/1

7 7

Slewpy's Halo

Cinco Charlie

Randy Degeyter, Jr.

Devin H. Magnon

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Becca's Bouquet  2 $3.60 $2.80 $2.40
Sandy's Wager  6 - $10.60 $4.40
Mave Runner  3 - - $5.60
Slewpy's Halo  7 - - -
Also rans: Tay Tay's Baby, Time to Sleep, Our Starlet
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 2-6-3 $279.20 $24,590.00
Exacta 2-6 $49.00 $33,345.00
Superfecta 2-6-3-7 $1,247.00 $17,710.00
Fractions and final time: :22.64, :46.28, :59.24, 1:12.36
Winning Owner: Norman Stables, LLC
Winning Breeder: Buck Pond Farm Inc. & Rob Auerbach

7 1/2F, Turf, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $24,000

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 #4 Absolutely the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Allen Landry and ridden by Joe Stokes. The three-year-old filly by Union Rags 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 1

A G's Charlotte

Mo Tom

Patricia G. West

Joel Dominguez

3/1

2 2

Lil Adeau

Half Ours

Ray J. Culotta

Casey Fusilier

15/1

3

Galileas Promise

Lea

Ron Faucheux

Vicente Del-Cid

5/2

4 4 Picks Report

Absolutely

Union Rags

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

9/5

5 5

Anna Clause

Creative Cause

Juan A. Larrosa

Louis A. Stokes

8/1

6 6

Burning Desire

Empire Maker

Cortland Harrison

Gerard Melancon

9/2

Runner Win Place Show
A G's Charlotte  1 $4.20 $2.20 $2.20
Absolutely  4 - $2.20 $2.10
Anna Clause  5 - - $3.00
Burning Desire  6 - - -
Also rans: Lil Adeau
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-1 $9.00 $3,549.00
Exacta 1-4 $8.20 $18,586.00
Superfecta 1-4-5-6 $52.80 $5,825.00
Trifecta 1-4-5 $25.40 $12,103.00
Fractions and final time: :23.98, :48.03, 1:12.35, 1:30.98
Winning Owner: Thomas Galvin
Winning Breeder: Thomas M. Galvin

Wednesday's Best Bet: Hannah's Haven makes progress

Hannah's Haven makes progress at Evangeline Downs.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $10,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,500

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 pick is #3 Bitsy's Custom C the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Sam B. David, Jr. and ridden by Timothy Thornton. The four-year-old gelding by Custom for Carlos 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

Carlos Punch

Custom for Carlos

Shelton J. Zenon, Sr.

Jose Barnes

7/2

2 2

Jackie Moon

Greeley's Galaxy

Howard Alonzo

Joe Stokes

9/2

3 3 Picks Report

Bitsy's Custom C

Custom for Carlos

Sam B. David, Jr.

Timothy Thornton

5/2

4 4

Hotpin

Flintshire (GB)

Antonio Alberto

Gerard Melancon

8/1

5 5

Caribe Nights

Speightster

Patrick Devereux, Jr.

Vicente Del-Cid

4/1

6

Ahimaaz

Sky Mesa

Samuel Breaux

Carlos L. Marquez

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Caribe Nights  5 $8.00 $3.60 $2.60
Bitsy's Custom C  3 - $2.40 $2.10
Jackie Moon  2 - - $3.00
Hotpin  4 - - -
Also rans: Carlos Punch
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-5 $32.20 $1,726.00
Superfecta 5-3-2-4 $269.20 $6,133.00
Exacta 5-3 $20.40 $22,387.00
Trifecta 5-3-2 $61.60 $12,543.00
Pick 3 2-1-5 $44.20 $2,625.00
Fractions and final time: :22.19, :45.93, :59.25, 1:06.06
Winning Owner: 5B Farm LLC
Winning Breeder: Nancy Shuford

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

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Grumpy Monk

Interest Rate

Dennis Turner

Coby J. Bourque

15/1

2

Texas Turbine

Texas Red

Brett A. Brinkman

Jose Barnes

4/1

3 3

Eye Dee Kay

Overanalyze

Oscar Modica

Gerard Melancon

5/2

4 4

Wheels

Will Take Charge

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

9/5

5 5

Sharp Charlie

My Pal Charlie

Lee Thomas

Vicente Del-Cid

5/1

6 6

Single Shot

D'wildcat

Ron Faucheux

C.J. McMahon

12/1

7 7

Kahaal

Takeover Target

Keith G. Bourgeois

Joel Dominguez

8/1

8 8

Orgeron

Goldencents

Ron Faucheux

Joe Stokes

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Wheels  4 $4.00 $2.40 $2.20
Eye Dee Kay  3 - $3.00 $2.40
Kahaal  7 - - $3.80
Single Shot  6 - - -
Also rans: Sharp Charlie, Orgeron
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 4 2-1-5-1/2/4 $110.20 $8,026.00
Exacta 4-3 $9.40 $24,556.00
Superfecta 4-3-7-6 $81.40 $9,596.00
Trifecta 4-3-7 $33.40 $14,892.00
Pick 3 1-5-4 $51.40 $2,694.00
Daily Double 5-4 $15.00 $2,670.00
Fractions and final time: :21.21, :56.67
Winning Owner: May Valley Farms
Winning Breeder: May Valley Farm

Instant Coffee strong in stretch, wins Kentucky Jockey Club

Instant Coffee closes from the rear of the pack to win the Kentucky Jockey Club.

6F, Dirt, $10,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $16,000

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

Hulen

Tapiture

Jonas Gibson

C.J. McMahon

12/1

2 2

High Cruise

Bayern

Brett A. Brinkman

Vicente Del-Cid

9/5

3 3

Common Law Cat

Closing Argument

Eduardo Ramirez

Joe Stokes

3/1

4 4

Sir Smack

Successful Appeal

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

2/1

5 5

Yes Bab

Interactif

Samuel Breaux

Casey Fusilier

6/1

6 6

Luke's Cajun Star

Canadian Frontier

Terry W. Vance

Louis A. Stokes

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Common Law Cat  3 $15.40 $8.40 $2.20
High Cruise  2 - $3.80 $2.10
Sir Smack  4 - - $2.10
Luke's Cajun Star  6 - - -
Also rans: Yes Bab
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 3-2 $40.80 $20,204.00
Pick 3 5-4-3 $118.80 $2,611.00
Trifecta 3-2-4 $59.40 $12,996.00
Daily Double 4-3 $46.60 $2,400.00
Superfecta 3-2-4-6 $140.00 $6,194.00
Fractions and final time: :22.93, :45.49, :57.62, 1:10.81
Winning Owner: Roy Savoy
Winning Breeder: Carrol J. Castille
COMMON LAW CAT broke behind trouble, moved up to press the issue off the inside, fell back slightly late in the turn between horsed, roused once in upper stretch, ground on resolutely to be up in game fashion between the two leaders at the wire.

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

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

Sand Drift

Treasure Beach (GB)

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

5/2

2 2

Savvy Shipman

Midshipman

Brett A. Brinkman

Vicente Del-Cid

2/1

3 3

Katie's Karat

Karakontie (JPN)

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

7/2

4 4

Cold Hearted Wench

Lookin At Lucky

Keith L. Rochau

Joe Stokes

9/2

5 5

Podcast

Pure Prize

Henry Flugence

C.J. McMahon

15/1

6 6

My Little Jen

City Zip

Corale A. Richards

Casey Fusilier

12/1

7 7

C. F. Shelauh

Afleet Alex

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Katie's Karat  3 $4.20 $3.00 $2.80
Cold Hearted Wench  4 - $4.60 $4.00
My Little Jen  6 - - $4.80
Savvy Shipman  2 - - -
Also rans: Sand Drift, C. F. Shelauh, Podcast
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 4-3-3 $103.40 $4,883.00
Daily Double 3-3 $58.60 $1,843.00
Exacta 3-4 $14.20 $36,557.00
Superfecta 3-4-6-2 $154.80 $15,713.00
Trifecta 3-4-6 $63.80 $29,538.00
Fractions and final time: :24.34, :48.66, 1:13.1, 1:31.3
Winning Owner: Brandon Hebert
Winning Breeder: Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd.
KATIE'S KARAT

Hoosier Philly puts on a show in Golden Rod to win easily

Hoosier Philly puts on a show in the Golden Rod at Churchill Downs to win by 5 lengths.

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

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Luck of the Stars

Proudinsky (GER)

Edith A. Mojica

Vicente Del-Cid

2/1

2 2

Putthehammerdown

Guilt Trip

Russell C. Richard

Louis A. Stokes

5/1

3 3

Purple Icicle

Keen Ice

Howard Alonzo

Carlos L. Marquez

3/1

4 4

Jimmie's Halo

Speed Limit

Scott Gelner

Joel Dominguez

8/1

5 5

Courtman

Court Vision

Sam B. David, Jr.

Timothy Thornton

9/5

6 6

Cole's Sensation

Unbridledsensation

Tommy J. Delahoussaye

Casey Fusilier

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Courtman  5 $3.20 $2.40 $2.10
Jimmie's Halo  4 - $4.00 $3.20
Putthehammerdown  2 - - $3.00
Luck of the Stars  1 - - -
Also rans: Cole's Sensation, Purple Icicle
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-5 $9.60 $2,709.00
Superfecta 5-4-2-1 $59.20 $18,761.00
Trifecta 5-4-2 $39.80 $27,291.00
Pick 3 3-3-5 $91.80 $3,032.00
Exacta 5-4 $13.00 $35,547.00
Fractions and final time: :24.18, :47.83, 1:13.46, 1:26.94, 1:40.59
Winning Owner: ZRC Squared
Winning Breeder: Roy C. Firtha

5F, Turf, Allowance
Fillies | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $24,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Madame Jane

Mr. Z

Corale A. Richards

Vicente Del-Cid

6/1

2 2

Cypress Queen

Cairo Prince

Ricky Courville

Casey Fusilier

3/1

3 3

Splenda Gail

Neolithic

Lonnie Briley

Bethany Taylor

2/1

4 4

Brinee

Reward the Cat

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

8/1

5 5

Viv Viv Viv

Violence

Steven B. Flint

C.J. McMahon

15/1

6 6

Ironit

Iron Fist

Ricky Courville

Carlos L. Marquez

5/1

7 7

Taylors Babe

Midshipman

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Splenda Gail  3 $3.40 $2.60 $2.20
Madame Jane  1 - $4.20 $2.60
Viv Viv Viv  5 - - $4.60
Ironit  6 - - -
Also rans: Taylors Babe, Cypress Queen, Brinee
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-5-3 $19.00 $2,413.00
Exacta 3-1 $12.20 $44,098.00
Superfecta 3-1-5-6 $343.20 $15,498.00
Trifecta 3-1-5 $94.80 $28,906.00
Daily Double 5-3 $8.20 $3,423.00
Fractions and final time: :21.32, :45.04, :56.66
Winning Owner: Norman Stables, LLC
Winning Breeder: Helen Barbazon & Joseph Barbazon

Astronaut rockets to lead, never looks back in Red Smith

Astronaut wires a full field in the Red Smith on the Aqueduct turf on Saturday.

1M, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $10,500

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Krafty Boy

Tenpins

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

7/5

2 2

Witch Doctor

Overanalyze

Brian A. Huval

Joel Dominguez

10/1

3 3

Quality Production

Run Production

Terry W. Vance

Casey Fusilier

12/1

4 4

Purim King

Guilt Trip

Juan A. Larrosa

Vicente Del-Cid

3/1

5 5

Such

Silent Pleasure

Terry W. Vance

Joe Stokes

7/2

6

Applewood

Bodemeister

Ronald J. Matthieu

Coby J. Bourque

20/1

7 7

Dealin' Stelen

Shanghai Bobby

Brent Toups

Louis A. Stokes

8/1

8 8

Power Jet

Power Broker

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Power Jet  8 $5.00 $2.80 $2.60
Such  5 - $6.00 $4.60
Dealin' Stelen  7 - - $7.20
Purim King  4 - - -
Also rans: Witch Doctor, Krafty Boy, Quality Production
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 8-5-7-4 $840.20 $11,051.00
Exacta 8-5 $38.40 $23,819.00
Daily Double 3-8 $19.00 $10,255.00
Trifecta 8-5-7 $245.40 $15,757.00
Pick 3 5-3-8 $33.40 $7,842.00
Pick 4 3-5-3-8 $92.20 $11,425.00
Pick 5 3-3-5-3-8 $880.40 $14,969.00
Fractions and final time: :24.45, :48.79, 1:14.06, 1:27.02, 1:40.02
Winning Owner: Rylee Grudzien
Winning Breeder: Joseph Adcock
POWER JET broke with the leaders outside, dropped toward the inside to save ground first turn, crept closer in traffic in the second turn just off the inside, continued inside entering the stretch, squeezed through along the rail to challenge nearing the furlong grounds, extended drive to the wire, proved narrowly best.

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