Evangeline Downs Entries & Results for Thursday, May 26, 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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1M, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 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 #2 We Need a Five the 2/1 ML favorite trained by Karl Broberg and ridden by Timothy Thornton. The four-year-old gelding by Half Ours 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 1

Draft Choice

Pick of the Litter

Delmar R. Caldwell

Wallynette Rodriguez

3/1

2 2 Picks Report

We Need a Five

Half Ours

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

2/1

3 3

Majestic Society

Majestic Warrior

John Bernard

Louis A. Stokes

20/1

4 4

Customize My Quest

Custom for Carlos

John Ney

Joe Stokes

7/2

5 5

Rithmicallea

Lea

Scott Gelner

Joel Dominguez

8/1

6 6

Fiftyfive Strong

Wicked Strong

Randy Degeyter, Jr.

Devin H. Magnon

12/1

7

Side Bar (IRE)

Churchill (IRE)

Jonas Gibson

Gerard Melancon

9/2

8 8

Cyber Gun

Cyber Secret

Shelton J. Zenon, Sr.

Vicente Del-Cid

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Rithmicallea  5 $13.80 $5.60 $4.20
We Need a Five  2 - $3.20 $2.20
Customize My Quest  4 - - $2.60
Fiftyfive Strong  6 - - -
Also rans: Cyber Gun, Draft Choice, Majestic Society
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 5-2 $38.80 $34,623.00
Superfecta 5-2-4-6 $333.40 $12,668.00
Trifecta 5-2-4 $102.00 $21,580.00
Fractions and final time: :25.21, :49.76, 1:15.55, 1:29.1, 1:42.46
Winning Owner: David S. Lickhalter
Winning Breeder: David Lickhalter & John R. Penn

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

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 #3 Relic Hunter the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Ron Faucheux and ridden by C.J. McMahon. The three-year-old colt by Munnings 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.

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Dixie Star

Star Guitar

Dale White, Sr.

Joel Dominguez

3/1

2

Bryken N Mitchell

Classic Alliance

Jeanne LeBlanc

Treylon S Albert

8/1

3 Picks Report

Relic Hunter

Munnings

Ron Faucheux

C.J. McMahon

9/5

4 4

Pacificislandtime

Catalina Red

Samuel Breaux

Timothy Thornton

9/2

5 5

Custom Prayer

Custom for Carlos

John Rannie Ladner

Vicente Del-Cid

5/2

6 6

Kats Pick

Pick of the Litter

Larry D. Keith

Louis A. Stokes

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Dixie Star  1 $7.80 $3.20 -
Custom Prayer  5 - $3.20 -
Pacificislandtime  4 - - -
Kats Pick  6 - - -
Also rans:
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 1-5-4 $20.80 $3,074.00
Daily Double 5-1 $74.80 $5,011.00
Exacta 1-5 $17.80 $6,293.00
Superfecta 1-5-4-6 $23.00 $1,402.00
Fractions and final time: :23.06, :47.12, :59.95, 1:13.63
Winning Owner: James Alexander
Winning Breeder: James C. Alexander
DIXIE STAR off slowly, trailed well back early as a result, moved closer along the inside late in the turn, shifted out a bit for the drive, stalled upper stretch, late push, up final jump.

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1M, Turf, $10,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $16,000

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 Im a Cowboy Too the 5/2 ML favorite trained by Karl Broberg and ridden by Timothy Thornton. The eight-year-old gelding by Cowboy Cal has just enough of a combined high ranking in a variety of categories to give a look in this spot. Get Evangeline Downs Picks for all of today's races.

  • There's potential for a very fast pace in this race with all the speed. Get the Pace Report for advanced analysis of the pace in every race today.
# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 Picks Report

Im a Cowboy Too

Cowboy Cal

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

5/2

2 2

Nosy Banker

Jess's Dream

Corale A. Richards

Casey Fusilier

6/1

3 3

Chaosmos

Drosselmeyer

Russell C. Richard

Louis A. Stokes

4/1

4

Ebrio

Shackleford

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

9/2

5 5

Guitarzan

Star Guitar

Dale White, Sr.

Vicente Del-Cid

3/1

6 6

Greeley Went West

El Corredor

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

10/1

7 7

Mageez

Musket Man

Delmar R. Caldwell

Wallynette Rodriguez

12/1

8 8

Trivista

Into Mischief

Jacoby Landry

C.J. McMahon

15/1

9 9

Archie

Arch

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

(Main Track only)

8/1

MTO

10 10

Turn On the Magic

Khozan

Edith A. Mojica

Alexander Castillo

(Main Track only)

4/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Trivista  8 $33.20 $23.00 $9.80
Nosy Banker  2 - $4.00 $3.60
Turn On the Magic 10 - - $6.00
Mageez  7 - - -
Also rans: Archie, Guitarzan, Chaosmos, Greeley Went West
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-8 $130.20 $1,557.00
Exacta 8-2 $277.60 $22,759.00
Superfecta 8-2-10-7 $11,525.00 $7,742.00
Trifecta 8-2-10 $1,500.60 $13,784.00
Pick 3 5-1-8 $1,104.40 $5,522.00
Fractions and final time: :24.67, :48.7, 1:13.38, 1:26.44, 1:39.84
Winning Owner: Curley J. Davis, Sr.
Winning Breeder: Kingswood Farm & David Egan

6F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 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
1 1

Maw Maw's Sophia

Sabercat

Sturges J. Ducoing

Vicente Del-Cid

3/1

2 2

For Real Alice

My Pal Charlie

Floyd D. Pitzer

C.J. McMahon

20/1

3

Achancetowin

Lewis Michael

Kearney Segura

Louis A. Stokes

12/1

4 4

Tetheredtothetruth

Custom for Carlos

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

5/2

5 5

Gilded Apple

Gold Tribute

Corale A. Richards

Casey Fusilier

8/1

6 6

Velvet Isle

With Distinction

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

6/1

7 7

Peaceful Vision

Pollard's Vision

Lee Thomas

Joe Stokes

7/2

8 8

A Wish for Madelyn

Greeley's Galaxy

Shelton J. Zenon, Sr.

Josean Rivera

15/1

9 9

Gaby's Promise

Flashpoint

Shelton J. Zenon, Sr.

Jose Barnes

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Velvet Isle  6 $10.00 $4.80 $4.00
Maw Maw's Sophia  1 - $3.40 $2.60
Gilded Apple  5 - - $4.40
Peaceful Vision  7 - - -
Also rans: For Real Alice, Gaby's Promise, A Wish for Madelyn, Tetheredtothetruth
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 8-6 $593.60 $2,241.00
Exacta 6-1 $37.60 $27,696.00
Superfecta 6-1-5-7 $583.80 $13,244.00
Trifecta 6-1-5 $298.80 $18,596.00
Pick 3 1-8-6 $1,724.60 $2,874.00
Pick 4 5-1-8-6 $26,130.20 $17,420.00
Fractions and final time: :22.63, :46.34, :59.35, 1:13.21
Winning Owner: Jason G. Grudzien
Winning Breeder: Dr. Derek Paul

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7 1/2F, Turf, $12,500 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

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

Lake Runner

Court Vision

Corale A. Richards

Treylon S Albert

20/1

2 2

Suffragette

Constitution

Juan A. Larrosa

Roberto Morales

3/1

3 3

Carlos Loves Tee

Custom for Carlos

Sam B. David, Jr.

Timothy Thornton

8/1

4 4

Iron Banner

Iron Fist

Brett A. Brinkman

Vicente Del-Cid

7/2

5 5

Us Second Cute Pie

Musketier (GER)

Benjamin Zeno

Louis A. Stokes

5/1

6 6

Summer Is Hot

Will Take Charge

Randy Degeyter, Jr.

Devin H. Magnon

2/1

7 7

Storm Breach

Cross Traffic

Samuel Breaux

Joel Dominguez

10/1

8 8

Table One

Flashback

Benjamin Zeno

Wallynette Rodriguez

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Carlos Loves Tee  3 $12.80 $6.60 $4.60
Us Second Cute Pie  5 - $11.40 $4.80
Storm Breach  7 - - $4.80
Table One  8 - - -
Also rans: Iron Banner, Suffragette, Lake Runner, Summer Is Hot
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 6-3 $75.00 $2,175.00
Exacta 3-5 $133.60 $27,669.00
Superfecta 3-5-7-8 $3,555.60 $11,386.00
Trifecta 3-5-7 $582.40 $17,295.00
Pick 3 8-6-3 $3,518.00 $4,691.00
Fractions and final time: :25.24, :50.19, 1:15.47, 1:28.35, 1:41.66
Winning Owner: Hernandez, Earl J., Hernandez, Keith J. and Duvieilh, John
Winning Breeder: Keith Hernandez, Earl Hernandez &John Duvieilh

6 1/2F, Dirt, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $26,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Non Binding

Bind

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

10/1

1A 2

Old Fashion Amour

Old Fashioned

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

10/1

2 3

Speak to Me

Mr Speaker

Ron Faucheux

Carlos L. Marquez

2/1

3 4

Loneshilohspecial

Lone Star Special

Danny Pish

Roberto Morales

12/1

4 5

Midnight Trip

Guilt Trip

Angel M. Cordero

Vicente Del-Cid

8/1

5 6

Tugboat

Apriority

Sturges J. Ducoing

Timothy Thornton

5/1

6 7

Gigablast

Overanalyze

W. Bret Calhoun

C.J. McMahon

5/2

7 8

Goodnight Gracie

Itsmyluckyday

Jason H. Magnon

Devin H. Magnon

4/1

Runner Win Place Show
Gigablast  6 $3.40 $2.60 $2.20
Speak to Me  2 - $4.60 $3.40
Loneshilohspecial  3 - - $3.60
Midnight Trip  4 - - -
Also rans: Non Binding, Tugboat, Goodnight Gracie, Old Fashion Amour
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-6 $30.60 $2,575.00
Exacta 6-2 $11.60 $44,554.00
Superfecta 6-2-3-4 $273.80 $18,344.00
Trifecta 6-2-3 $39.80 $30,435.00
Pick 3 6-3-6 $143.00 $3,530.00
Fractions and final time: :22.82, :46.17, 1:11.51, 1:18.12
Winning Owner: Warren, Andrew N. and Warren, Rania
Winning Breeder: Montgomery Equine Center
GIGABLAST broke sharp, showed the way out of the chute, continued to set a legit pace into and through the turn under a light hold, pulled away through the lane under a steady right handed crop.

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5F, Turf, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $24,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Candy Shopper

Twirling Candy

Jose M. Camejo

Irwin J. Rosendo

4/1

2 2

Famous Yankee

Yankee Gentleman

Kearney Segura

Casey Fusilier

6/1

3

Bitcoin Banker

Anchor Down

Chasey Deville Pomier

Treylon S Albert

20/1

4 4

Carry Thy Cross

Midshipman

Marvin J. Ladner

C.J. McMahon

5/1

5

Cpriority

Apriority

Lee Thomas

Joe Stokes

12/1

6 6

Corn Pop

Runhappy

Chasey Deville Pomier

Vicente Del-Cid

5/2

Sire of Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Smile Happy
7

Real City Speed

Real Solution

Keith G. Bourgeois

Joel Dominguez

20/1

8

Sun Striker

Reward the Cat

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

3/1

9 9

Whiskey Gent

Mr Speaker

Brett A. Brinkman

Jose Barnes

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Carry Thy Cross  4 $11.40 $5.20 $3.20
Corn Pop  6 - $2.60 $2.10
Famous Yankee  2 - - $3.20
Whiskey Gent  9 - - -
Also rans: Candy Shopper
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 6-4 $21.80 $3,957.00
Exacta 4-6 $26.20 $19,438.00
Superfecta 4-6-2-9 $157.40 $6,407.00
Trifecta 4-6-2 $58.40 $10,624.00
Pick 3 3-6-4 $134.20 $2,462.00
Fractions and final time: :22.6, :46.85, :59.46
Winning Owner: Matthew J. Ladner
Winning Breeder: Gulf Coast Stables, LLC

6 1/2F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,000

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Pat Me Down

Songandaprayer

Henry West, Jr.

Jose Barnes

10/1

2 2

Hot Le Roy

Curlin to Mischief

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

5/2

3 3

Lundi

Awesome Bet

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

7/2

4 4

One Proud Boy

Congaree

Samuel Breaux

C.J. McMahon

3/1

5 5

Rare Strain

Greeley's Galaxy

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

15/1

6 6

Mean Cruiser

Mean Season

Kearney Segura

Louis A. Stokes

9/2

7 7

Callthewolfe

Star Guitar

Antonio Alberto

Devin H. Magnon

20/1

8 8

Arctic Rose

Half Ours

Oscar Modica

Gerard Melancon

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Hot Le Roy  2 $6.80 $3.60 $2.60
Arctic Rose  8 - $5.00 $3.20
Lundi  3 - - $3.20
One Proud Boy  4 - - -
Also rans: Callthewolfe, Mean Cruiser, Pat Me Down, Rare Strain
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 4-2 $36.40 $7,295.00
Exacta 2-8 $34.20 $38,507.00
Superfecta 2-8-3-4 $438.80 $22,042.00
Trifecta 2-8-3 $122.00 $33,070.00
Pick 3 6-4-2 $64.60 $11,027.00
Pick 4 3-6-4-2 $637.60 $14,669.00
Pick 5 6-3-6-4-2 $3,294.40 $13,178.00
Fractions and final time: :22.78, :46.53, 1:12.57, 1:19.58
Winning Owner: Jason S. Guidry
Winning Breeder: Israel Flores Horse LLC

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