Saratoga Entries & Results for Saturday, August 6, 2022

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Saratoga, named one of the world’s greatest sporting venues by Sports Illustrated, held its first thoroughbred meet in 1863, just a month after the Battle of Gettysburg.
Racing mid-July through Labor Day
Biggest stakes: The Travers Stakes, Whitney, Woodward and Alabama.
The 2021 Saratoga meet opens on July 15 and runs through September 6.

Picks Report Get Expert Saratoga Picks for today’s races. Get Equibase PPs.

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 32.5%, second picks are winning at 21.3%, and third place picks are winning 16.9%.

Saratoga Power Picks the last 14 days: 29.3% winners 27/92

1 1/16M, Inner turf, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $105,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (1-3) Early Pick 5 (.50) Races (1-5), Double Wagers

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: Our pick is the 5/2 second choice, #5 Red Route One. The two-year-old colt by Gun Runner is trained by Steve Asmussen and ridden by Joel Rosario. He has a top trainer who has shown the ability to prepare a first time starter to win on debut. Get Saratoga Picks for all of today's races.

  • This race has 4 first-time starters Get the first-timer report today
# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Track Mate

Union Rags

D. Wayne Lukas

Jose Antonio Gomez

8/1

2 2

Alexis Zorba (GB)

Zoustar (AUS)

Joseph Patrick O'Brien

John R. Velazquez

5/2

3 3

Cara's Prince

Cairo Prince

Mitchell E. Friedman

Heman K. Harkie

20/1

4 4

Mullingar

More Than Ready

William I. Mott

Jose L. Ortiz

6/1

5 5 Picks Report

Red Route One

Gun Runner

Steven M. Asmussen

Joel Rosario

5/2

6 6

Moonflyer

Good Magic

Rudy R. Rodriguez

Luis Saez

12/1

7 7

Battle of Normandy

City of Light

Claude R. McGaughey III

Kendrick Carmouche

2/1

Runner Win Place Show
Battle of Normandy  7 $8.30 $3.90 $3.30
Alexis Zorba (GB)  2 - $3.50 $2.90
Moonflyer  6 - - $6.50
Mullingar  4 - - -
Also rans: Red Route One, Track Mate, Cara's Prince
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 7-2-6 $249.00 $156,819.00
Superfecta 7-2-6-4 $506.00 $71,221.00
Exacta 7-2 $25.20 $349,117.00
Fractions and final time: :25.11, :50.95, 1:16.03, 1:39.14, 1:45.06
Winning Owner: West Point Thoroughbreds and Woodford Racing, LLC
Winning Breeder: Gage Hill Stables, LLC & W. S. Farish
BATTLE OF NORMANDY three wide through the first turn, raced three wide in pursuit coming under coaxing near the quarter pole, got set down continuing three wide into upper stretch, rallied to issue a challenge knocking heads before taking command a sixteenth out, then edged away to the finish kept to task.

7F, Dirt, $30,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $45,000

Exacta, Quinella, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (2-4) Pick 4 (.50) Races (2-5), Double Wagers

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: Our pick is the 3/1 second choice, #5 Mostly Harmless. The three-year-old filly by Violence is trained by Carlos Martin and ridden by Jose Antonio Gomez. She has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Saratoga Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

School of Thought

Empire Maker

Bonnie Lucas

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

6/1

2 2

Lordhearmyprayer

Tapiture

Oscar S. Barrera, III

Amin Castillo

30/1

3 3

Madame Rose

Here's Zealous

Eduardo E. Jones

Jalon L. Samuel

12/1

4 4

She Caught My Eye

Violence

William I. Mott

Junior Alvarado

4/1

5 5 Picks Report

Mostly Harmless

Violence

Carlos F. Martin

Jose Antonio Gomez

3/1

6 6

Afilada

Keen Ice

Bruce R. Brown

Luis Saez

5/2

7 7

Toosweettobesour

Mastery

James Bentley Begg

Dylan Davis

12/1

8 8

Tekila

Liam's Map

Mark A. Hennig

John R. Velazquez

7/2

Runner Win Place Show
She Caught My Eye  4 $6.80 $3.90 $2.90
Mostly Harmless  5 - $4.10 $2.80
Afilada  6 - - $2.70
Toosweettobesour  7 - - -
Also rans: Lordhearmyprayer, Tekila, School of Thought, Madame Rose
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 4-5 $24.00 $508,725.00
Quinella 4-5 $15.80 $19,668.00
Superfecta 4-5-6-7 $349.40 $125,150.00
Trifecta 4-5-6 $68.00 $246,149.00
Daily Double 7-4 $36.60 $224,308.00
Fractions and final time: :23.29, :46.57, 1:11.72, 1:25.05
Winning Owner: Peachtree Stable
Winning Breeder: International Equities Holding Inc.
SHE CAUGHT MY EYE moved in while going to the front and took the path of

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6F, Dirt, $45,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $100,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (3-5), Double Wagers

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #2 Khali Magic the 9/5 ML favorite trained by Chris Englehart and ridden by Manuel Franco. The four-year-old filly by Al Khali has top ratings across all categories - good speed figures, top trainer and top jockey. Get Saratoga Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Happy Sophia

Flat Out

Randi Persaud

Amin Castillo

20/1

2 2 Picks Report

Khali Magic

Al Khali

Chris J. Englehart

Manuel Franco

9/5

3 3

Quality Stones

Quality Road

Patrick J. Quick

Omar Hernandez Moreno

12/1

4 4

Miss Alacrity

Munnings

Wesley A. Ward

John R. Velazquez

4/1

5 5

Pretty Clever

Hard Spun

James Bentley Begg

Kendrick Carmouche

10/1

6 6

Impazible Donna

Mission Impazible

Bruce N. Levine

Jose Antonio Gomez

6/1

7 7

Mosienko

Hat Trick (JPN)

Dennis S. Lalman

Luis Saez

4/1

8 8

Beautiful Karen

Competitive Edge

Linda Rice

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Mosienko  7 $17.40 $7.10 $4.50
Miss Alacrity  4 - $5.70 $4.60
Impazible Donna  6 - - $5.50
Khali Magic  2 - - -
Also rans: Pretty Clever, Beautiful Karen, Happy Sophia, Quality Stones
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 7-4-6-2 $1,033.00 $133,481.00
Daily Double 4-7 $65.50 $101,081.00
Trifecta 7-4-6 $538.00 $279,348.00
Pick 3 7-4-7 $236.00 $187,212.00
Exacta 7-4 $77.00 $524,684.00
Fractions and final time: :22.5, :45.77, :58.26, 1:11.35
Winning Owner: Stacy Lalman
Winning Breeder: Anthony Grey LLC
MOSIENKO coaxed from the gate, chased four to five paths off the inside down the backstretch and then three wide through the turn, got set down spinning three wide into upper stretch, rallied to issue a challenge through the final furlong taking command a sixteenth from home, then edged clear to the finish kept to task.

1M, Inner turf, $62,500 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $120,000

Exacta, Quinella, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (4-6), Double Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 2

Eyes On Target

Exaggerator

Michael J. Maker

Tyler Gaffalione

2/1

1A 9

Dream Works (FR)

Wootton Bassett (GB)

Chad C. Brown

Flavien Prat

2/1

2 1

Good Governance (GB)

Kingman (GB)

Chad C. Brown

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

6/5

3 3

Ocean Atlantique

American Pharoah

Michael J. Maker

Luis Saez

15/1

4 4

Founder

Upstart

William I. Mott

Joel Rosario

8/1

5 5

Famished

Uncle Mo

Patrick J. Quick

Kendrick Carmouche

15/1

6 6

Wicked Fast

Tourist

Jorge R. Abreu

Javier Castellano

20/1

7 7

Casanova Kitten

Kitten's Joy

Saffie A. Joseph, Jr.

Manuel Franco

15/1

8 8

Turn of Events

Hard Spun

George Weaver

Jose L. Ortiz

6/1

10

Kinetic Sky

Runhappy

Brad H. Cox

Manuel Franco

(Main Track only)

5/1

MTO

Sire of Kentucky Jockey Club (G2) winner Smile Happy
11

Two Thirty Five

Stay Thirsty

Steve Klesaris

Rider TBA

(Main Track only)

2/1

MTO

12

Swiftsure

Uncle Mo

Rodolphe Brisset

Flavien Prat

(Main Track only)

4/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Good Governance (GB)  2 $6.30 $3.90 $2.60
Ocean Atlantique  3 - $19.00 $6.70
Eyes On Target  1 - - $2.20
Casanova Kitten  7 - - -
Also rans: Dream Works (FR), Wicked Fast, Founder, Turn of Events, Famished
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 4-7-2 $204.50 $91,129.00
Exacta 2-3 $82.00 $805,863.00
Quinella 2-3 $81.50 $24,040.00
Superfecta 2-3-1-7 $1,000.00 $222,127.00
Trifecta 2-3-1 $165.00 $420,121.00
Daily Double 7-2 $53.50 $125,910.00
Fractions and final time: :23.71, :46.76, 1:10.11, 1:33.41
Winning Owner: Klaravich Stables, Inc.
Winning Breeder: Michael E. Wates
GOOD GOVERNANCE (GB) saved ground around the opening bend, settled comfortably off the pace, went around the far turn in the two path, was roused four wide into the stretch, lugged in under a left-handed crop at the three-sixteenths then was corrected by the rider, rallied outside while continuing to lug in under heavy right-rein correction, gained to make a bid coming to the sixteenth-pole and got up under good handling.

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1 1/16M, Turf, Fasig-Tipton Lure S.
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $135,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 (5-7), Mandatory Payout Pick 5 (5-9) Triple Play ($3) (5,7,11), Double

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Public Sector (GB)

Kingman (GB)

Chad C. Brown

Flavien Prat

2/1

2 2

Safe Conduct

Bodemeister

Philip M. Serpe

Tyler Gaffalione

6/1

3 3

South Bend

Algorithms

William I. Mott

Joel Rosario

10/1

4 4

Duke of Hazzard (FR)

Lope de Vega (IRE)

Wesley A. Ward

Jose L. Ortiz

6/1

5 5

Dynadrive

Temple City

Thomas Morley

Eric Cancel

20/1

6 6

T D Dance

Can the Man

Jason Barkley

Luis Saez

15/1

7 7

Sifting Sands (GB)

Dubawi (IRE)

Chad C. Brown

Manuel Franco

5/1

8 8

Somelikeithotbrown

Big Brown

Michael J. Maker

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

5/2

Runner Win Place Show
Dynadrive  5 $48.00 $21.00 $10.80
Sifting Sands (GB)  7 - $8.70 $5.70
Duke of Hazzard (FR)  4 - - $6.90
Public Sector (GB)  1 - - -
Also rans: Safe Conduct, Somelikeithotbrown, South Bend, T D Dance
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 5-7-4-1 $8,301.00 $168,170.00
Trifecta 5-7-4 $3,009.00 $353,295.00
Pick 3 7-2-5 $1,845.00 $186,489.00
Pick 4 4-7-2-5 $6,522.00 $489,061.00
Pick 5 7-4-7-2-5 $34,308.00 $1,351,420.00
Daily Double 2-5 $177.50 $187,415.00
Exacta 5-7 $389.50 $709,964.00
Fractions and final time: :22.78, :46.05, 1:10.66, 1:34.05, 1:39.83
Winning Owner: Flying P Stable and Schurman, James F.
Winning Breeder: Spendthrift Farm LLC
DYNADRIVE saved ground near the rear of the field patiently handled as the top pair shook away separately from the field, tipped to the two path near the five-sixteenths placed to light coaxing, spun three wide into upper stretch following

7F, Dirt, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $105,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (6-8), Pick 4 Races (6-9) Double Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 5

Crupi

Curlin

Todd A. Pletcher

Luis Saez

2/1

1A 8

Point Proven

Gun Runner

Todd A. Pletcher

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

2/1

2 1

Disarm

Gun Runner

Steven M. Asmussen

Tyler Gaffalione

5/2

3 2

Perform

Good Magic

Claude R. McGaughey III

Kendrick Carmouche

7/2

4 3

Arthur's Ride

Tapit

William I. Mott

Joel Rosario

10/1

5 4

Wadsworth

Quality Road

Brad H. Cox

Manuel Franco

10/1

6 6

Rocket Can

Into Mischief

William I. Mott

Junior Alvarado

6/1

7 7

Western Ghent

American Pharoah

D. Wayne Lukas

Jose L. Ortiz

20/1

8 9

Olazabal

Bolt d'Oro

Gustavo Delgado

Javier Castellano

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Disarm  2 $5.70 $3.60 $2.50
Arthur's Ride  4 - $10.80 $4.80
Crupi  1 - - $2.50
Perform  3 - - -
Also rans: Rocket Can, Wadsworth, Point Proven, Olazabal, Western Ghent
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 2-4-1 $206.48 $366,894.00
Pick 3 2-5-2 $850.00 $299,243.00
Daily Double 5-2 $204.50 $167,153.00
Exacta 2-4 $78.50 $773,017.00
Superfecta 2-4-1-3 $631.00 $178,422.00
Fractions and final time: :22.77, :45.56, 1:10.97, 1:24.51
Winning Owner: Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC
Winning Breeder: Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC
DISARM broke a bit awkwardly, moved up to be well positioned just off the pace, chased two then three wide around the turn, gained four wide into the stretch, took the advantage just inside the three-sixteenths, shook clear inside the furlong marker, was given one pop of a left-handed crop outside the sixteenth-pole then widened under a brisk hand-ride to the wire. ARTHUR'

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1 1/2M, Inner turf, Glens Falls S.
Fillies & Mares | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $250,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (7-9), Pick 6 ($1) Races (7-12) Double Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Temple City Terror

Temple City

Brendan P. Walsh

Tyler Gaffalione

12/1

2 2

Virginia Joy (GER)

Soldier Hollow (GB)

Chad C. Brown

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

5/2

3 3

Petricor (GB)

Frankel (GB)

William I. Mott

Jose L. Ortiz

6/1

4 4

Flanigan's Cove

Kitten's Joy

Claude R. McGaughey III

Luis Saez

20/1

5 5

Key Biscayne

Brethren

Juan Alvarado

Junior Alvarado

30/1

6 6

War Like Goddess

English Channel

William I. Mott

Joel Rosario

1/2

7 7

Treasure Tails

Treasure Beach (GB)

Cara Holtzinger

Madeline Rowland

50/1

Runner Win Place Show
War Like Goddess  6 $2.80 $2.30 $2.10
Temple City Terror  1 - $6.70 $3.50
Virginia Joy (GER)  2 - - $2.10
Flanigan's Cove  4 - - -
Also rans: Key Biscayne, Treasure Tails, Petricor (GB)
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 5-2-6 $329.50 $156,663.00
Trifecta 6-1-2 $40.00 $439,252.00
Superfecta 6-1-2-4 $136.40 $235,326.00
Exacta 6-1 $21.60 $774,633.00
Daily Double 2-6 $8.30 $156,196.00
Fractions and final time: :25.26, :51.53, 1:17.51, 1:42.33, 2:06.65, 2:29.33
Winning Owner: George Krikorian
Winning Breeder: Calumet Farm
WAR LIKE GODDESS tracked the front just off the inside from mid pack patiently handled, tipped to the three path near the five-sixteenths given a notch and advanced, angled five to six wide into upper stretch, took over command in hand at the three-sixteenths, came under light urging a furlong out as a pair of rivals latched on to the inside and edged away from the given a quartet of hand urged and was taken back in hand prevailing safely at the end as the rider pleased.

7F, Dirt, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $115,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (8-10), Grand Slam (8-11) Late Pick 5 (.50) Races (8-12), Double

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Perfect Munnings

Munnings

Todd A. Pletcher

Dylan Davis

15/1

2 2

Anejo

Freud

Doug F. O'Neill

John R. Velazquez

15/1

3 3

Scilly Cay

Fed Biz

Chad C. Brown

Jose L. Ortiz

10/1

4 4

Prince of Pharoahs

American Pharoah

Linda Rice

Kendrick Carmouche

10/1

5 5

Fluid Situation

Warrior's Reward

John P. Terranova, II

Javier Castellano

8/1

6 6

Hometown

Constitution

Rob Atras

Manuel Franco

8/1

7 7

Money Supply

Practical Joke

Chad C. Brown

Flavien Prat

9/2

8 8

Saint Tapit

Tapit

Todd A. Pletcher

Luis Saez

8/5

9 9

Osbourne

Tapiture

Ron Moquett

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

6/1

10 10

American Gentleman

American Pharoah

Gustavo Rodriguez

Joel Rosario

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Saint Tapit  8 $5.30 $4.40 $3.20
Anejo  2 - $16.00 $8.90
Osbourne  9 - - $3.00
Money Supply  7 - - -
Also rans: American Gentleman, Prince of Pharoahs, Hometown, Scilly Cay, Fluid Situation
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 2-6-8 $29.40 $162,610.00
Daily Double 6-8 $7.50 $142,062.00
Exacta 8-2 $116.00 $945,102.00
Superfecta 8-2-9-7 $1,904.00 $276,672.00
Trifecta 8-2-9 $588.00 $528,190.00
Fractions and final time: :22.93, :45.74, 1:10.64, 1:23.9
Winning Owner: Whisper Hill Farm, LLC
Winning Breeder: Whisper Hill Farm, LLC
SAINT TAPIT was hustled from the gate, tracked the pace on the outside, made a bid leaving the backstretch, vied in the four path around the turn, took the lead in the six path into the stretch, responded well while battling with

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7F, Dirt, Longines Test S.
Fillies | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $500,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (9-11), Pick 4 (.50) Races (9-12) Double Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Matareya

Pioneerof the Nile

Brad H. Cox

Flavien Prat

2/5

2 2

Sterling Silver

Cupid

Thomas Albertrani

Trevor McCarthy

15/1

3 3

Elm Drive

Mohaymen

Michelle Nevin

Manuel Franco

8/1

4 4

Wish You Well

American Freedom

George Weaver

Tyler Gaffalione

12/1

5 5

November Rein

Street Boss

Kelly J. Breen

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

10/1

6 6

Hot Peppers

Khozan

Rudy R. Rodriguez

Luis Saez

5/1

7 7

Chi Town Lady

Verrazano

Wesley A. Ward

Joel Rosario

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Chi Town Lady  7 $36.00 $11.80 $3.70
Hot Peppers  6 - $6.60 $3.00
Matareya  1 - - $2.10
Sterling Silver  2 - - -
Also rans: Wish You Well, November Rein, Elm Drive
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 6-8-7 $271.50 $245,071.00
Trifecta 7-6-1 $310.48 $358,069.00
Superfecta 7-6-1-2 $1,180.00 $179,968.00
Exacta 7-6 $166.50 $640,138.00
Daily Double 8-7 $89.00 $142,516.00
Pick 5 5-2-6-1/8-7 $20,049.00 $1,024,276.00
Pick 4 2-6-1/8-7 $1,054.00 $636,712.00
Fractions and final time: :22.54, :45.28, 1:10.43, 1:23.87
Winning Owner: Castleton Lyons
Winning Breeder: Castleton Lyons, Kilboy Estate & GavinTierney
CHI TOWN LADY a bit reluctant to load prior to the start, crossed to the two path directly after the break and grew detached at the tail of the field, remained just off the inside until tipped three then four wide three furlongs from home coming under light coaxing, advanced through the far turn and angled out seven to eight wide into upper stretch, offered up a good finish to close stoutly outside the top pair getting bumped a sixteenth from home as those rivals came outward when rolling by to the front, then edged away to prevail going away at the end.

1 1/8M, Dirt, Whitney S.
Open | 4 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $1,000,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10), Pick 3 Races (10-12), Double .NO SHOW WAGERING

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Americanrevolution

Constitution

Todd A. Pletcher

Luis Saez

5/1

2 2

Hot Rod Charlie

Oxbow

Doug F. O'Neill

Flavien Prat

9/2

3 3

Zoomer

Curlin

Mark E. Casse

Joel Rosario

30/1

4 4

Olympiad

Speightstown

William I. Mott

Junior Alvarado

2/1

5 5

Happy Saver

Super Saver

Todd A. Pletcher

John R. Velazquez

8/1

6 6

Life Is Good

Into Mischief

Todd A. Pletcher

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

6/5

Runner Win Place Show
Life Is Good  6 $3.70 $3.20 -
Happy Saver  5 - $6.40 -
Hot Rod Charlie  2 - - -
Olympiad  4 - - -
Also rans: Zoomer
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 6-5-2 $70.48 $440,487.00
Pick 3 8-7-6 $412.50 $177,348.00
Daily Double 7-6 $76.00 $187,234.00
Exacta 6-5 $28.00 $891,568.00
Superfecta 6-5-2-4 $81.40 $198,758.00
Fractions and final time: :23.64, :46.84, 1:10.93, 1:35.68, 1:48.97
Winning Owner: CHC Inc. and WinStar Farm LLC
Winning Breeder: Gary and Mary West Stable, Inc.
LIFE IS GOOD broke very fast and went clear of the rest of the field quickly, rounded the first turn in the two path, floated five wide onto the backstretch, strode out while extending the advantage with six furlongs to run, remained out in the five path past the half-mile pole, dropped in nearing the seven-sixteenths, went two to three wide around the far turn, was asked while having his lead diminish at the five-sixteenths, responded well when shaken up four wide into upper stretch, dropped in under some threat around the three-sixteenths, came under one pop of a right-handed crop at the furlong marker, was guided inward in front of

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1 3/16M, Turf, Caesars Saratoga Derby Invitational S.
Open | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $1,000,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10), Double Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Main Event

Bernardini

George Weaver

Jose L. Ortiz

20/1

2 2

Grand Sonata

Medaglia d'Oro

Todd A. Pletcher

Tyler Gaffalione

15/1

3 3

Emmanuel

More Than Ready

Todd A. Pletcher

Flavien Prat

8/1

4 4

Nations Pride (IRE)

Teofilo (IRE)

Charles Appleby

William T. Buick

7/2

5

Stolen Base

Bodemeister

Michael J. Maker

Dylan Davis

30/1

6 6

Annapolis

War Front

Todd A. Pletcher

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

5/2

7 7

Royal Patronage (FR)

Wootton Bassett (GB)

H. Graham Motion

Joel Rosario

10/1

8 8

Sy Dog

Slumber (GB)

H. Graham Motion

Manuel Franco

12/1

9 9

Classic Causeway

Giant's Causeway

Kenneth G. McPeek

Julien R. Leparoux

8/1

10 10

Stone Age (IRE)

Galileo (IRE)

Aidan P. O'Brien

John R. Velazquez

9/2

11 11

Ethereal Road

Quality Road

D. Wayne Lukas

Luis Saez

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
Nations Pride (IRE)  4 $6.20 $3.40 $2.50
Annapolis  6 - $4.80 $2.90
Classic Causeway  9 - - $3.60
Sy Dog  8 - - -
Also rans: Stone Age (IRE), Royal Patronage (FR), Main Event, Grand Sonata, Ethereal Road, Emmanuel
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 7-6-4 $257.50 $186,960.00
Pick 3 (TRIPLE PLAY) 5-6-4 $329.50 $91,563.00
Daily Double 6-4 $13.20 $401,927.00
Exacta 4-6 $29.20 $1,057,866.00
Superfecta 4-6-9-8 $953.00 $367,192.00
Trifecta 4-6-9 $136.00 $636,254.00
Grand Slam 1/2/8/9-1/6/7-1/5/6-4/5 $21.60 $80,452.00
Fractions and final time:
Winning Owner: Godolphin, LLC
Winning Breeder: Godolphin
NATIONS PRIDE (IRE) coaxed from the gate, tracked the pace just off the inside from just off the pace, came under urging five-sixteenths from home and angled four wide into upper stretch, rallied to take command near the eighth pole, then edged clear under a drive kept to task to the finish.

1 1/16M, Inner turf, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $88,000

Exacta, Trifecta, Super (.10) Wagers

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 9

Bert Bert Bert

Classic Empire

Charlton Baker

Dylan Davis

10/1

11

Uragano

Laoban

Kelly J. Breen

Jose Antonio Gomez

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

2 1

Your Mission

Noble Mission (GB)

Todd A. Pletcher

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

5/2

3 2

Curlin's Wisdom

Curlin

Linda Rice

Jose L. Ortiz

8/1

4 3

Action Jackson

Union Rags

Jorge R. Abreu

Flavien Prat

8/1

5 4

Sir John

Laoban

William I. Mott

Junior Alvarado

12/1

6 5

Excursionniste

Tourist

Mark A. Hennig

Javier Castellano

15/1

7 6

Walk Em Down

Nyquist

Chad C. Brown

Tyler Gaffalione

6/1

8 7

Dreampoint

Point of Entry

Gary Sciacca

Joel Rosario

8/1

9 8

Biondi

Sky Mesa

H. James Bond

Luis Saez

7/2

10 10

Conquist

Nyquist

John C. Kimmel

Trevor McCarthy

15/1

12

Olympic Dreams

Medaglia d'Oro

Christophe Clement

Rider TBA

(Main Track only)

8/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Action Jackson  4 $9.00 $5.20 $3.90
Excursionniste  6 - $12.40 $7.30
Curlin's Wisdom  3 - - $5.40
Conquist 10 - - -
Also rans: Dreampoint, Sir John, Your Mission, Walk Em Down, Biondi, Bert Bert Bert
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 6 6-1/8-7-1/6-4/5-4 $19,183.00 $830,286.00
Pick 6 6-1/8-7-1/6-4/5-4 $89.50 $0.00
Pick 5 1/8-7-1/6-4/5-4 $15,842.00 $1,595,545.00
Pick 4 7-1/6-4/5-4 $1,630.00 $795,663.00
Pick 3 6-4-4 $78.00 $713,858.00
Trifecta 4-6-3 $642.00 $506,510.00
Superfecta 4-6-3-10 $7,310.00 $310,046.00
Exacta 4-6 $89.50 $850,968.00
Daily Double 4-4 $28.40 $410,297.00
Fractions and final time: :24.64, :49.89, 1:14.94, 1:38.51, 1:44.34
Winning Owner: Lawrence Goichman
Winning Breeder: Larry Goichman
ACTION JACKSON saved ground around the first turn, was reserved in the middle of the field, rounded the far turn in the two path, was asked outside the quarter-pole, swung six wide into the stretch, rallied outside into the final furlong and closed with a rush to get up late.

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