Evangeline Downs Entries & Results for Saturday, June 25, 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 31.5%, second picks are winning at 21.2%, and third place picks are winning 16.6%.

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

5F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $11,500

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 pick is the 10/1 sixth choice on the ML, #1 Pure Valor. The six-year-old gelding by Shackleford is trained by Ron Faucheux and ridden by Vicente Del-Cid. He 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 Picks Report

Pure Valor

Shackleford

Ron Faucheux

Vicente Del-Cid

10/1

2 2

Midnight Spirit

Secret Circle

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

9/5

3 3

Fazio

Interactif

Kenneth L. Roberts, Sr.

C.J. McMahon

3/1

4 4

Jimmy Two Times

Half Ours

Samuel Breaux

Joe Stokes

5/1

5 5

Too Much Bourbon

Closing Argument

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

5/2

6 6

Midnight Bayou

Wildcat Heir

Jayde J. Gelner

Wallynette Rodriguez

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Too Much Bourbon  5 $8.40 $3.80 $2.60
Midnight Spirit  2 - $3.60 $2.80
Fazio  3 - - $3.60
Midnight Bayou  6 - - -
Also rans: Pure Valor, Jimmy Two Times
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 5-2 $30.20 $27,504.00
Superfecta 5-2-3-6 $247.40 $10,762.00
Trifecta 5-2-3 $115.80 $19,831.00
Fractions and final time: :23.12, :46.43, :58.83
Winning Owner: End Zone Athletics, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Michael Martin, LLC

7 1/2F, Turf, $12,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $15,500

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 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 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

Smarty Grimes

Dialed In

Chasey Deville Pomier

Jose Barnes

8/1

2 2

Binding Agreement

Bind

Keith G. Bourgeois

Joel Dominguez

4/1

3 3 Picks Report

Im a Cowboy Too

Cowboy Cal

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

5/2

4 4

Inca Warrior

Temple City

Karl Broberg

Vicente Del-Cid

9/2

5 5

Cave Run

Street Sense

Greg Tracy

Maria L. Baca

7/2

6 6

Muffin Nuts

Lewis Michael

Alan Klanfer

Carlos L. Marquez

3/1

7

Bayou Jam

Star Guitar

Jonah Fuselier

C.J. McMahon

(Main Track only)

6/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Im a Cowboy Too  3 $6.20 $2.60 $2.20
Binding Agreement  2 - $3.20 $3.00
Smarty Grimes  1 - - $6.60
Muffin Nuts  6 - - -
Also rans: Cave Run, Inca Warrior
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-3 $23.20 $6,663.00
Exacta 3-2 $20.00 $40,250.00
Superfecta 3-2-1-6 $367.60 $13,955.00
Trifecta 3-2-1 $146.40 $24,267.00
Fractions and final time: :24.02, :47.42, 1:12.19, 1:30.79
Winning Owner: Timothy C. Guidry
Winning Breeder: Indian Creek Thoroughbred Farms LLC

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

Hannah's Haven makes progress at Evangeline Downs.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $20,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $15,500

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 #1 Elsie Girl the 3/1 third choice on the morning line, trained by Sam B. David, Jr. and Timothy Thornton. A four-year-old daughter of Custom for Carlos 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 Picks Report

Elsie Girl

Custom for Carlos

Sam B. David, Jr.

Timothy Thornton

3/1

2 2

Non Binding

Bind

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

2/1

3

Valid Break

Break Up

Veronica Davis

Louis A. Stokes

5/1

4 4

Noon's Babygirl

Sum of the Parts

Kearney Segura

Joe Stokes

12/1

5 5

Brave Ollie

Brave Dave

Ronnie Averett

Vicente Del-Cid

8/5

6 6

My Little Guera

Winslow Homer

Benjamin Zeno

Theodrick Ledet

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Elsie Girl  1 $5.40 $3.20 $2.20
Noon's Babygirl  4 - $4.60 $3.00
Brave Ollie  5 - - $2.60
Non Binding  2 - - -
Also rans: My Little Guera
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-1 $16.80 $2,526.00
Exacta 1-4 $15.80 $22,776.00
Superfecta 1-4-5-2 $45.80 $11,416.00
Trifecta 1-4-5 $42.00 $17,366.00
Pick 3 5-3-1 $87.40 $5,016.00
Fractions and final time: :22.4, :46.16, :59.07, 1:06.09
Winning Owner: Hernandez, Earl J., Hernandez, Keith J. and Duvieilh, John
Winning Breeder: Earl Hernandez, Keith Hernandez &John Duvieilh

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

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
2

Bourbon St Tappin

Tapiture

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

8/5

1A 3

Egeauxtism

Awesome Bet

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

8/5

2 1

Nocomet

Greeley's Galaxy

Benjamin Zeno

Wallynette Rodriguez

15/1

3 4

My Book

Orville N Wilbur's

Houston Cormier

Vicente Del-Cid

10/1

4 5

Doctrinaire

Wicked Strong

Corale A. Richards

Casey Fusilier

9/2

5 6

Closing American

Closing Argument

Martin M. Meza

Theodrick Ledet

20/1

6 7

Argybargy Buck

Closing Argument

Howard Alonzo

Joe Stokes

5/2

7 8

Custom Kat

Custom for Carlos

Edward L. Cox

C.J. McMahon

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Custom Kat  7 $5.80 $3.20 $2.20
Argybargy Buck  6 - $5.40 $2.80
My Book  3 - - $2.80
Nocomet  2 - - -
Also rans: Doctrinaire, Egeauxtism, Closing American
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-7 $17.20 $2,283.00
Exacta 7-6 $26.00 $28,394.00
Superfecta 7-6-3-2 $701.40 $15,651.00
Trifecta 7-6-3 $85.60 $22,786.00
Pick 3 3-1-7 $74.80 $6,234.00
Pick 4 5-3/7-1/3-7 $495.80 $15,371.00
Fractions and final time: :22.93, :46.41, 1:11.93, 1:18.58
Winning Owner: Geral Dewitt
Winning Breeder: Julie Gipson & Gerald L. Averett Jr.

What we learned: Life Is Good is not as good with slow pace

The Woodward shows that Life Is Good is not as good with a slow pace.

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

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

Friendofthecourt

Court Vision

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

3/1

1A 4

Zenucci

Forefathers

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

3/1

2 2

Wilson to Lockett

Abraaj

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

9/5

3 3

Strong Rules

Wicked Strong

Scott Gelner

Vicente Del-Cid

9/2

4 5

Such

Silent Pleasure

Terry W. Vance

Joe Stokes

5/2

5 6

Three Run Homer

Astrology

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

8/1

6 7

Liam Skye

Gunner's View (GB)

Edward R. Gallaway, Jr.

Casey Fusilier

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Strong Rules  3 $3.20 $2.40 $2.10
Wilson to Lockett  2 - $3.20 $2.20
Such  4 - - $2.80
Zenucci  1A - - -
Also rans: Liam Skye, Three Run Homer
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-3 $13.80 $2,130.00
Exacta 3-2 $8.00 $22,805.00
Superfecta 3-2-4-1 $52.00 $6,380.00
Trifecta 3-2-4 $25.80 $11,118.00
Pick 3 1-7-3 $34.80 $3,773.00
Fractions and final time: :24.69, :48.49, 1:13.4, 1:26.23, 1:39.33
Winning Owner: Tyler Faul
Winning Breeder: Farm d'Allie Racing Stable, LLC

5 1/2F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $25,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Custom Prayer

Custom for Carlos

John Rannie Ladner

Vicente Del-Cid

2/1

2 2

Ondatrackpimpernel

Pimpernel

Charles Zenon

V. Hernandez

15/1

3 3

Easy Runner

Runhappy

W. Bret Calhoun

C.J. McMahon

5/2

Sire of Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Smile Happy
4 4

Call Me Collect

El Deal

Ron Faucheux

Carlos L. Marquez

5/1

5 5

Target Practice

Takeover Target

Chasey Deville Pomier

Timothy Thornton

8/1

6 6

Honorablestatement

Statement

Larry D. Keith

Louis A. Stokes

10/1

7 7

Zoey's Hippie

Flashpoint

Kearney Segura

Joe Stokes

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
Easy Runner  3 $3.80 $2.40 $2.20
ANOTHER WINNER by RUNHAPPY!
Custom Prayer  1 - $2.80 $2.40
Zoey's Hippie  7 - - $2.40
Target Practice  5 - - -
Also rans: Call Me Collect, Ondatrackpimpernel, Honorablestatement
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-3 $11.40 $2,457.00
Exacta 3-1 $10.40 $10,524.00
Superfecta 3-1-7-5 $66.40 $7,960.00
Trifecta 3-1-7 $17.60 $12,417.00
Pick 3 7-3-3 $29.60 $3,720.00
Fractions and final time: :22.27, :46.09, :58.73, 1:05.24
Winning Owner: William T. Reed
Winning Breeder: J. Adcock & Neal McFadden
EASY RUNNER broke back, moved up to race in mid pack through the turn inside, steered out three wide turning for home, set down, advanced, late bid outside, edging away while well out in the strip.

Zipse: Ce Ce is on path to another Breeders' Cup win

Brian Zipse believes Chillingworth favorite Ce Ce can be a Breeders' Cup winner again.

5 1/2F, Dirt, $10,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $17,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Mucho Marvin

Mucho Macho Man

Corale A. Richards

Timothy Thornton

6/1

2 2

Whacudposblygowrng

Custom for Carlos

Randy Degeyter, Jr.

C.J. McMahon

10/1

3 3

Farewell Time

Time Bandit

Howard Alonzo

Vicente Del-Cid

3/1

4 4

Knockalittlelouder

Ole Rebel

Terry W. Vance

Joel Dominguez

4/1

5 5

Alterana

Alternation

Keith Charles

Gerard Melancon

6/5

6 6

Laughingsaintssong

Songandaprayer

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Alterana  5 $2.60 $2.10 $2.10
Farewell Time  3 - $3.60 $2.20
Laughingsaintssong  6 - - $2.20
Whacudposblygowrng  2 - - -
Also rans: Knockalittlelouder
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-5 $4.20 $2,749.00
Exacta 5-3 $7.20 $8,746.00
Superfecta 5-3-6-2 $23.60 $2,406.00
Trifecta 5-3-6 $16.40 $4,409.00
Pick 3 3-3-5 $11.60 $2,082.00
Fractions and final time: :22.19, :45.62, :57.94, 1:04.48
Winning Owner: Keith Charles
Winning Breeder: Ronald P. Webb

6 1/2F, Dirt, $12,500 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,000

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Cozzy Kiss

Hooks Crossing

James Guillory

Efigenio Garcia Ruiz

3/1

2 2

Sadie's Port

Sadie's Soldier

Chad Ladner

Joe Stokes

5/1

3 3

Perfect Pudding

Perfect Soul (IRE)

Brent Toups

Louis A. Stokes

6/1

4 4

Hey You

Awesome Bet

Carl J. Woodley

Timothy Thornton

7/2

5 5

Absolutely Mindy

Custom for Carlos

Jonathan Charles

Theodrick Ledet

10/1

6 6

Hairtrigger Heart

Break Up

Henry Flugence

Liandro Atempa

8/1

7 7

That You Margaret

Tapiture

Charles Silkwood

C.J. McMahon

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
That You Margaret  7 $5.20 $3.00 $2.60
Absolutely Mindy  5 - $21.00 $11.40
Hey You  4 - - $3.40
Sadie's Port  2 - - -
Also rans: Hairtrigger Heart, Cozzy Kiss, Perfect Pudding
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-7 $7.20 $3,606.00
Exacta 7-5 $87.80 $35,134.00
Superfecta 7-5-4-2 $782.60 $14,093.00
Trifecta 7-5-4 $370.60 $27,454.00
Pick 3 3-5-7 $16.80 $5,472.00
Pick 4 3-3-1/5-7 $36.40 $13,703.00
Pick 5 7-3-3-1/5-7 $135.00 $14,598.00
Fractions and final time: :23.53, :48.06, 1:15.17, 1:22.11
Winning Owner: Charles Wayne Silkwood
Winning Breeder: Haymarket Farm, LLC
THAT YOU MARGARET within striking distance while outside, advanced and took over three wide midway on the turn, clear when straightened for home, drifted out a bit, maintained a daylight advantage to the wire under steady handling.

Pletcher: ‘We’re focused on the Classic’ for Life Is Good

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