Evangeline Downs Entries & Results for Wednesday, August 17, 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 31.6%, second picks are winning at 21.1%, and third place picks are winning 16.3%.

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

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 pick is the 5/1 fourth choice on the ML, #4 Tensas Toddy. The six-year-old gelding by Custom for Carlos is trained by Karl Broberg and ridden by Timothy Thornton. He 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

Wilson to Lockett

Abraaj

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

2/1

2 2

Mias Moonbeam

Maxamax

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

7/2

3 3

Cool Individual

Cameo Appearance

Allen Landry

Vicente Del-Cid

5/2

4 4 Picks Report

Tensas Toddy

Custom for Carlos

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

5/1

5 5

Flashing Angelbaby

Flashpoint

Brett A. Brinkman

Casey Fusilier

8/1

6 6

Calculate

Tale of the Cat

Jason H. Magnon

Louis A. Stokes

6/1

Runner Win Place Show
Mias Moonbeam  2 $16.00 $6.00 $3.60
Flashing Angelbaby  5 - $6.40 $4.60
Wilson to Lockett  1 - - $3.00
Tensas Toddy  4 - - -
Also rans: Cool Individual, Calculate
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 2-5 $87.40 $17,776.00
Superfecta 2-5-1-4 $628.00 $7,834.00
Trifecta 2-5-1 $185.00 $11,215.00
Fractions and final time: :25.43, :49.45, 1:13.99, 1:26.71, 1:40.07
Winning Owner: Israel Omar Moreno
Winning Breeder: Darren J. Dworak, Renee Dworak &Angela Holthaus
MIAS MOONBEAM pulled while in traffic and forwardly placed first turn, raced in the second flight up the backstretch while still in hand, asked along midway on te final bend, three wide into the lane, outside bid, wore down leader late under firm handling.

5F, Turf, $15,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,000

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 Channel Won the 2/1 ML favorite trained by Tanner Tracy and ridden by Joe Stokes. The eight-year-old gelding by English Channel 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
4

Whenthedovescry

Got the Goods

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

10/1

1A 7

Prizeless

Langfuhr

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

10/1

2 1

Jake the Band Man

Greeley's Galaxy

Jonah Fuselier

Louis A. Stokes

9/2

3 2

Rocky Bar Six

Rocky Bar

Joy I. Marlin

Tracy J. Hebert

8/1

4 3

Saturday's Gold

Goldencents

Lee Thomas

C.J. McMahon

3/1

5 5

Binding Agreement

Bind

Keith G. Bourgeois

Joel Dominguez

5/2

6 6 Picks Report

Channel Won

English Channel

Tanner Tracy

Joe Stokes

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
Rocky Bar Six  3 $11.80 $5.80 $4.00
Binding Agreement  5 - $4.80 $3.60
Jake the Band Man  2 - - $4.00
Prizeless  1A - - -
Also rans: Channel Won, Saturday's Gold
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-3 $148.40 $4,960.00
Exacta 3-5 $46.40 $15,321.00
Superfecta 3-5-2-1 $624.00 $6,369.00
Trifecta 3-5-2 $160.20 $10,903.00
Fractions and final time: :21.52, :44.77, :56.92
Winning Owner: Jonus Theriot
Winning Breeder: Harry K Keshian & Cheryl A Keshian
ROCKY BAR SIX dueled up front closest to the inside, held a narrow advantage into the lane, disposed of the other speed when straightened for home, held the runner up safe late under steady handling.

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

Hannah's Haven makes progress at Evangeline Downs.

6 1/2F, Dirt, $15,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $14,000

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 #5 Sir Smack the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Eduardo Ramirez and ridden by Joel Dominguez. The six-year-old gelding by Successful Appeal 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

Clear Humor

Distorted Humor

Keith G. Bourgeois

Treylon S Albert

5/1

2 2

Smarty Grimes

Dialed In

Chasey Deville Pomier

Wallynette Rodriguez

12/1

3 3

Populist

Medaglia d'Oro

Shane Wilson

Jose Andres Guerrero

8/1

4 4

Dinar

Union Rags

Keith G. Bourgeois

Vicente Del-Cid

5/2

5 5 Picks Report

Sir Smack

Successful Appeal

Eduardo Ramirez

Joel Dominguez

9/5

6 6

Union Station

Union Rags

Rylee Grudzien

Devin H. Magnon

7/2

7 7

Tappin Fora Dance

Tapiture

Alvin Romero

Coby J. Bourque

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Dinar  4 $7.00 $4.00 $2.80
Smarty Grimes  2 - $9.40 $5.20
Union Station  6 - - $3.20
Populist  3 - - -
Also rans: Clear Humor, Sir Smack, Tappin Fora Dance
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 4-2-6 $157.40 $14,137.00
Superfecta 4-2-6-3 $657.60 $10,307.00
Exacta 4-2 $55.80 $18,741.00
Pick 3 2-3-4 $293.60 $4,015.00
Daily Double 3-4 $43.40 $2,294.00
Fractions and final time: :22.36, :45.2, 1:10.47, 1:17.06
Winning Owner: Keith Bourgeois
Winning Breeder: Royal Oak Farm, LLC
DINAR settled off the pace in the two path in the run up the backstretch, dropped to the rail while being asked late in the turn, challenged inside the leader with less than a furlong remaining and edged clear late under steady handling.

6F, Dirt, $5,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $9,500

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

Chief the Great

Tale of Ekati

Angel M. Cordero

Jose Andres Guerrero

8/1

2 2

Life of Saturdays

Mo for the Money

Kenneth Weeks

Joe Stokes

7/5

3 3

Easy Is Good

Klimt

Chasey Deville Pomier

Vicente Del-Cid

4/1

4

Corbin's Wild Aces

Hard Aces

Brian A. Huval

Treylon S Albert

15/1

5 5

Cabo Sunset

Gauntlet

Shelton J. Zenon, Sr.

Coby J. Bourque

12/1

6 6

Miss Miracle Girl

Dialed In

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

3/1

7 7

My Little Guera

Winslow Homer

Benjamin Zeno

Louis A. Stokes

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Life of Saturdays  2 $3.60 $3.00 $2.10
My Little Guera  7 - $8.80 $3.60
Easy Is Good  3 - - $2.10
Miss Miracle Girl  6 - - -
Also rans: Cabo Sunset, Chief the Great
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-4-2 $66.00 $4,511.00
Pick 4 2-3-4-2/4 $715.40 $18,843.00
Daily Double 4-2 $14.80 $2,546.00
Exacta 2-7 $29.00 $20,757.00
Superfecta 2-7-3-6 $120.20 $11,352.00
Trifecta 2-7-3 $68.00 $17,678.00
Fractions and final time: :23.06, :46.79, :59.52, 1:12.75
Winning Owner: Jerry Blackmon
Winning Breeder: Eric Kordsmeier
LIFE OF SATURDAYS moved up into the second flight after the start, closer three wide late in the turn, outside bid into lane, long duel to the wire, proved narrowly best while all out at the wire.

New controversy: Did Hot Rod Charlie violate shoe rule in win?

Photos appear to show Hot Rod Charlie wore illegal toe grabs in Lukas Classic win.

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

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

Mr. Paycheck

Lone Star Special

Juan A. Larrosa

Joel Dominguez

20/1

2 2

Honor My Speed

To Honor and Serve

Allen Landry

Joe Stokes

8/1

3 3

Pure Valor

Shackleford

Ron Faucheux

Vicente Del-Cid

15/1

4 4

Curtin's Up

Big Drama

Keith G. Bourgeois

Treylon S Albert

9/5

5 5

Gracida

Custom for Carlos

Karl Broberg

Timothy Thornton

4/1

6 6

Irish Expectations

Paddy O'Prado

Shane Wilson

Jose Andres Guerrero

2/1

7 7

Overdeliver

Overanalyze

Edward L. Cox

C.J. McMahon

12/1

8 8

Lunar Light

Where's the Ring

Edward L. Cox

Devin H. Magnon

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Honor My Speed  2 $17.40 $9.60 $6.80
Gracida  5 - $5.00 $5.00
Mr. Paycheck  1 - - $9.00
Lunar Light  8 - - -
Also rans: Overdeliver, Curtin's Up, Irish Expectations, Pure Valor
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 2-5 $95.20 $20,471.00
Daily Double 2-2 $41.80 $2,263.00
Pick 3 4-2-2 $209.20 $6,556.00
Trifecta 2-5-1 $853.20 $13,814.00
Superfecta 2-5-1-8 $27,574.80 $9,195.00
Fractions and final time: :22.05, :46.13, :59.25, 1:06.09
Winning Owner: Allen Landry
Winning Breeder: Barry Simpson, Shelly Simpson & To Honorand Serve Syndicate
HONOR MY SPEED last away while in traffic and steadying slightly, moved up to race in mid pack off the inside, set down for the drive, closed steadily with good resolve to be up in time while outside the pacesetter.

7F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $24,000

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

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 5

Mylies Star

Star Guitar

Ricky Courville

Timothy Thornton

2/1

1A 7

Ask Dale

Commissioner

Ricky Courville

Devin H. Magnon

2/1

2 1

Pat's Empyrean

Star Guitar

Howard Alonzo

Joe Stokes

20/1

3 2

Starship Nola

Exaggerator

Scott Gelner

Joel Dominguez

5/2

4 3

Talents Hot Deal

El Deal

Christopher Blanchet

Josean Rivera

5/1

5 4

Barranca

Bind

Brett A. Brinkman

Gerard Melancon

9/2

6 6

Winnie B

Tapiture

Scott Gelner

C.J. McMahon

15/1

7 8

Field of Lights

Court Vision

Vincent Broussard, Jr.

Theodrick Ledet

20/1

8 9

Cece Wave

Tidal Wave

Juan A. Larrosa

Vicente Del-Cid

8/1

9 10

The Calling Stone

Shackleford

Carl J. Woodley

Louis A. Stokes

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Barranca  5 $14.60 $7.00 $5.80
Cece Wave  8 - $7.60 $5.60
Pat's Empyrean  2 - - $19.60
The Calling Stone  9 - - -
Also rans: Ask Dale, Starship Nola, Winnie B, Mylies Star, Field of Lights, Talents Hot Deal
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-5 $111.00 $2,088.00
Exacta 5-8 $88.40 $20,321.00
Superfecta 5-8-2-9 $13,919.20 $14,852.00
Trifecta 5-8-2 $1,397.40 $18,002.00
Pick 3 2-2-5 $216.40 $5,379.00
Fractions and final time: :22.76, :46.44, 1:12.33, 1:25.85
Winning Owner: Brinkman, Brett A., Duplantis, Cory and Granger, Nathan
Winning Breeder: Spanish Cross Stable, LLC &Dr. J. David Richardson
BARRANCA away in good order, dueled out of the chute and up the backstretch off the linside, disposed of the other speed by late in the turn, drew off through the stretch to win ridden out.

Barn Tour: McPeek is loaded again with a 'good, solid group'

Kenny McPeek is loaded again with what he says is a 'good, solid group.'

5F, Turf, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $27,000

Daily Double / Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Sienna Breeze

Custom for Carlos

Charlie Rosier

C.J. McMahon

6/1

2 2

Charlie T

My Pal Charlie

Lee Thomas

Joe Stokes

4/1

3 3

Dueforadate

Due Date

Brett A. Brinkman

Casey Fusilier

7/2

4 4

Harriet's Dream

Half Ours

Allen Landry

Joel Dominguez

2/1

5 5

Eve's Delight

Apriority

Garland Goins

Daniel S. Flores

5/2

6

Condesa's Handmaid

Speed Limit

Jarvis Vincent

Jared Balthazar

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Eve's Delight  5 $7.00 $2.60 $2.10
Charlie T  2 - $2.20 $2.10
Harriet's Dream  4 - - $2.40
Sienna Breeze  1 - - -
Also rans: Dueforadate
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-5 $51.60 $1,954.00
Exacta 5-2 $12.00 $15,809.00
Superfecta 5-2-4-1 $109.80 $4,804.00
Trifecta 5-2-4 $23.80 $7,282.00
Pick 3 2-5-5 $577.60 $1,837.00
Fractions and final time: :21.91, :44.71, :56.71
Winning Owner: Garland Goins
Winning Breeder: Garland Goins
EVE'S DELIGHT

7F, Dirt, $7,500 Maiden Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $9,500

Exacta / Trifecta / Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

R T's d'Oro

G. W.'s d'Oro

Thomas W. Sam

Louis A. Stokes

9/2

2 2

Wildcard Gold

Hard Aces

Gerard Perron

Treylon S Albert

15/1

3 3

Shoetrick

Overanalyze

Brett A. Brinkman

Devin H. Magnon

5/2

4 4

Fotheringay

Overanalyze

Chadwick J. Mouton

Carlos L. Marquez

6/1

5 5

Hesacalendarboy

Graydar

Scott Gelner

Josean Rivera

4/1

6 6

Soulology

Astrology

Kearney Segura

Timothy Thornton

12/1

7 7

Joey's Lightening

Sadie's Soldier

Ronnie Averett

Vicente Del-Cid

20/1

8 8

Russet Moon

Gormley

Scott Gelner

Joe Stokes

3/1

9 9

Bubba Smack

New Year's Day

Benjamin Zeno

C.J. McMahon

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Fotheringay  4 $25.80 $10.00 $6.40
Hesacalendarboy  5 - $9.40 $5.40
Shoetrick  3 - - $4.40
R T's d'Oro  1 - - -
Also rans: Soulology, Russet Moon, Bubba Smack, Joey's Lightening, Wildcard Gold
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 5-4 $59.20 $6,669.00
Exacta 4-5 $121.60 $50,669.00
Superfecta 4-5-3-1 $2,544.20 $23,246.00
Trifecta 4-5-3 $736.80 $34,467.00
Pick 3 5-5-4 $553.20 $7,664.00
Pick 4 2-5-5-4 $4,430.20 $17,721.00
Pick 5 2/4-2-5-5-4 $4,429.60 $19,195.00
Fractions and final time: :23.54, :47.41, 1:13.55, 1:27.31
Winning Owner: Ishia Mouton
Winning Breeder: Dr. Catherine Wills
FOTHERINGAY forwardly placed early along the inside, traffic into the turn, came in the two path out of the turn, engaged the leader from the outside past the furlong marker, wore that rival down to be edging clear late.

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