THISTLEDOWN, North Randall, OH
|1||Pleasant Prince||Margin: nose||TrueNicks: A++||$60,000|
2007 | Chestnut Gelding | Indy King - Archduchess, Pleasant Tap
Sire: Indy King, Chestnut, 1999. Lifetime: 40 yearlings sold, median $4,500. In 2009: 1.21 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Pleasant Tap, Bay, 1987.
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company 2008 Open Sale of Yearlings, $30,000.
|2||Worldly||Margin: ¾||TrueNicks: A||$20,000|
2007 | Bay Horse | A.P. Indy - Urbane, Citidancer
Sire: A.P. Indy, Dark Bay or Brown, 1989. Raced 2 years. 11 starts, 8 wins, $2,979,815. Lifetime: 374 yearlings sold, median $360,000.
Broodmare Sire: Citidancer, Chestnut, 1987. In 2009: 1.80 AEI.
|3||Capitol Appeal||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: D||$10,000|
2007 | Dark Bay or Brown Gelding | Successful Appeal - Jill Robin L, Precocity
Sire: Successful Appeal , Dark Bay or Brown, 1996. Raced 3 years. 22 starts, 8 wins, $654,681. Lifetime: 292 yearlings sold, median $35,000. In 2009: 2.11 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Precocity, Bay, 1994. In 2009: 1.11 AEI.
Keeneland Association September 2008 Yearling Sale, $90,000.
Keeneland Association January 2008 Horses of All Ages Sale, $80,000.
|1||Pleasant Prince||Alex O. Solis||Wesley A. Ward|
|2||Worldly||Luis Antonio Gonzalez||Paul J. McGee|
|3||Capitol Appeal||Ronald Dale Allen, Jr.||Gerald S. Bennett|
|4||Mykindacandy||Miguel Mena||Bobby C. Barnett|
|5||Slewzoom||Shane Laviolette||John C. Wainwright|
|6||Max Silverhammer||Sal Gonzalez, Jr.||William J. Denzik, Jr.|
|7||Dixie Band||Shane J. Sellers||Wayne M. Catalano|
|8||Scottkeith'skitten||Christian P. Pilares||Rodney C. Faulkner|
|9||Broke by Noon||Ernesto Oro||Wendy Uhacz|
|10||Chocho Jr.||Ramon Rechy||Jose L. Lopez|
Politicallycorrect, rallying way wide through the homestretch for Kent Desormeaux, caught favored Willy Beamin in the final few strides to post an upset in the $400,000 Oklahoma Derby Sept. 30 at Remington Park.Sunday, September 30, 2012
Odds-on Prospective registered his third stakes win of the year when he drew clear in the final furlong to capture the $100,000 Ohio Derby (gr. III) by 2 1/2 lengths at Thistledown July 7.Saturday, July 07, 2012
Grade II winner Prospective figures to make his presence felt in the Ohio Derby (gr. III) Saturday, July 7, at Thistledown.Monday, July 02, 2012
Trainers and owners share mixed opinions on the points-based system that will be implemented this fall for the Kentucky Derby and Oaks in 2013, but all agree the newly-announced system could use some tweaking.Thursday, June 14, 2012
All 17 of the stakes presented by Thistledown last year will return for the 2012 meet including Ohio's only graded stakes, the Ohio Derby (gr. III).Thursday, February 09, 2012
Who will win the Clark Handicap (gr. I) at Churchill Downs? Will it be one of the horses that ran in the Breeders' Cup, or a new face? How will the others finish?Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Jason, Tom, and Steve Pallardy of TwinSpires.com handicap the Clark Handicap from Churchill Downs.Wednesday, November 23, 2011
This year's Breeders' Cup may be a memory, but no fewer than five horses that competed in the 2011 World Championships are back at Churchill Downs for the $500,000 Clark Handicap (gr. I) Nov. 25.Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Lenny Shulman talks to owner Ken Ramsey about his Kittens, including Dean's Kitten in the Turf, Holiday for Kitten in the Turf Sprint, and Stephanie's Kitten in the Juvenile Fillies Turf, plus Headache and Pleasant Prince.Thursday, November 03, 2011
Grade I winner Giant Oak faces stiff competition from nine challengers in Hawthorne Racecourse's marquee fall event.Wednesday, October 05, 2011
Alma d'Oro, a stakes winner in his last start, will make his first trip to Monmouth Park Aug. 20 for the $250,000 Philip H. Iselin Stakes (gr. III).Thursday, August 18, 2011
Eleven are scheduled to compete in the grade I Stephen Foster. Can you predict the order of finish?Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Caleb's Posse rebounded from a poor effort in the Arkansas Derby (gr. I) last out to win the $100,000 Ohio Derby (gr. III) June 4 at Thistledown.Saturday, June 04, 2011
Jason, Tom and Les of TwinSpires.com handicap the Aristides Stakes at Churchill Downs and the Ohio Derby at Thistledown.Thursday, June 02, 2011
Led by Caleb's Posse and Wilkinson, the $100,000 Ohio Derby (gr. III) drew a field of 10 for Thistledown's signature race on June 4.Wednesday, June 01, 2011
The field for the $100,000 Ohio Derby (gr. III) June 4 at Thistledown is beginning to sort itself out. The 1 1/16-mile test for 3-year-olds is Ohio's richest race and the state's only graded stakesMonday, May 30, 2011
The 77th running of the $100,000 Ohio Derby (gr. III) at Thistledown returns to its traditional June scheduling this year.Wednesday, March 02, 2011
Lookin At Lucky, the nation's top 3-year-old contender for Saturday's Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) at Churchill Downs, got his first tour of the Churchill track under exercise rider Jorge Alvarez the morning of Wednesday.Wednesday, November 03, 2010
Favored Pleasant Prince took the overland route in the $400,000 Oklahoma Derby at Remington Park Oct. 10, scoring a convincing four-length victory for his second win in three starts.Sunday, October 10, 2010
Ohio Derby (gr. III) winner Pleasant Prince and Distorted Economy, a strong second in the Super Derby (gr. II) last month, lead the field in the $400,000 Oklahoma Derby at Remington Park Oct. 10.Thursday, October 07, 2010
On paper, Lookin At Lucky should have little problem winning the $500,000 Indiana Derby (gr. II) Oct. 2 at Hoosier Park, but it will be his first race since recovering from a illness suffered after he won the Aug. 1 Haskell.Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Jamie Theriot scores Labor Day double with Thiskyhasnolimit in the Smarty Jones Stakes and Chamberlain Bridge in the Monster Turf Handicap.Monday, September 06, 2010
Favored Pleasant Prince closed with a burst to snatch victory from Worldly by a nose at the wire of the $100,000 Ohio Derby (gr. III) at Thistledown July 31.Saturday, July 31, 2010
Pleasant Prince, making his first start since the Preakness Stakes (gr. I), is the 6-5 morning line favorite for the $100,000 Ohio Derby (gr. III) at Thistledown July 31.Wednesday, July 28, 2010
Colizeo, the 8-5 favorite, defeated Worldly after a long stretch duel to score the $125,000 Northern Dancer Stakes (gr. III) in his graded stakes debut June 12 at Churchill Downs.Saturday, June 12, 2010