2014 American Graded Stakes Races

A list of races The American Graded Stakes Committee assigned graded status in 2014

Summary

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Races Count Percent Change
Grade I 110 15.4% -1
Grade II 143 20.1% -5
Grade III 202 28.3% 4
All Graded 455 63.8% -2
Listed 190 26.6% -11
Non-Listed Eligible 68 9.5% 53
All Eligible Races 713 100.0% 40

The American Graded Stakes Committee of the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association today presented its listing of U.S. Graded and Listed Stakes Races for 2014, the results of its annual grading session conducted December 4 in Lexington.

The Committee reviewed 713 unrestricted U.S. stakes races with a purse of at least $75,000, and assigned Graded status to 455 of them, two fewer than were graded in 2013, and Listed status to 190 races. A total of five Graded races were upgraded, including one new Grade I race and four new Grade II races; three new Grade III races were named; 30 new Listed races were upgraded from Non-Listed Black Type status. Three races which carried Graded status and 25 races which carried Listed status in 2013 are no longer eligible for grading.

List of Graded Races

  • Grade I
  • Grade II
  • Grade III
RaceTrackAgeSexDistanceSurface
Acorn S.BEL3YOFD
Alabama S.SAR3YOFD
Alfred G. Vanderbilt H.SAR3UP
American OaksBHP3YOFT
Apple Blossom H.OP 3UPF/MD
Arkansas DerbyOP 3YOD
Arlington Million S.AP 3UPT
Awesome Again S.SA 3UPD
Ballerina S.SAR3UPF/M
Beldame Invitational S.BEL3UPF/MD
Belmont S.BEL3YOD
Besilu Stables Florida DerbyGP 3YOD
Beverly D. S.AP 3UPF/MT
Bing Crosby S.DMR3UP
Breeders' Cup ClassicSA 3UPD
Breeders' Cup Dirt MileSA 3UPD
Breeders' Cup DistaffSA 3UPF/MD
Breeders' Cup Filly And Mare SprintSA 3UPF/M
Breeders' Cup Filly And Mare TurfSA 3UPF/MT
Breeders' Cup JuvenileSA 2YO
Breeders' Cup Juvenile FilliesSA 2YOF
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies TurfSA 2YOF
Breeders' Cup Juvenile TurfSA 2YO
Breeders' Cup MileSA 3UPT
Breeders' Cup TurfSA 3UPT
Carter H.AQU3UP
Cashcall FuturityBHP2YO
Central Bank Ashland S.KEE3YOFD
Chandelier S.SA 2YOF
Cigar Mile H.AQU3UPD
Clark H.CD 3UPD
Clement L. Hirsch S.DMR3UPF/MD
Cotillion S.PRX3YOFD
Darley Alcibiades S.KEE2YOF
Del Mar Debutante S.DMR2YOF
Del Mar FuturityDMR2YO
Del Mar OaksDMR3YOFT
Delaware H.DEL3UPF/MD
Diana S.SAR3UPF/MT
Dixiana Breeders' FuturityKEE2YO
Donn H.GP 3UPD
Eddie Read S.DMR3UPT
First Lady S.KEE3UPF/MT
Flower Bowl Invitational S.BEL3UPF/MT
Forego S.SAR3UP
Foxwoods Champagne S.BEL2YO
Foxwoods King's Bishop S.SAR3YO
Frank E. Kilroe Mile S.SA 3UPT
Frizette S.BEL2YOF
Frontrunner S.SA 2YO
Gamely S.BHP3UPF/MT
Garden City S.BEL3YOFT
Geico Breeders' Cup Turf SprintSA 3UP
Gulfstream Park Turf H.GP 3UPT
Hollywood DerbyBHP3YOT
Hollywood Gold Cup H.BHP3UPD
Hollywood Starlet S.BHP2YOF
Hopeful S.SAR2YO
Humana Distaff S.CD 3UPF/M
Jamaica H.BEL3YOT
Jenny Wiley S.KEE3UPF/MT
Jockey Club Gold Cup Invitational S.BEL3UPD
Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational S.BEL3UPT
Juddmonte Spinster S.KEE3UPF/MD
Kentucky Derby Presented By Yum! BrandsCD 3YOD
La Brea S.SA 3YOF
La Troienne S.CD 3UPF/MD
Las Virgenes S.SA 3YOFD
Longines Just A Game S.BEL3UPF/MT
Longines Kentucky OaksCD 3YOFD
Madison S.KEE3UPF/M
Maker's 46 Mile S.KEE3UPT
Malibu S.SA 3YO
Man O' War S.BEL3UPT
Matriarch S.BHP3UPF/MT
Metropolitan H.BEL3UPD
Mother Goose S.BEL3YOFD
Ogden Phipps H.BEL3UPF/MD
Personal Ensign H.SAR3UPF/MD
Preakness S.PIM3YOD
Queen Elizabeth Ii Challenge Cup S.KEE3YOFT
Rodeo Drive S.SA 3UPF/MT
Santa Anita DerbySA 3YOD
Santa Anita H.SA 3UPD
Santa Anita OaksSA 3YOFD
Santa Anita Sprint Championship S.SA 3UP
Santa Margarita S.SA 3UPF/MD
Secretariat S.AP 3YOT
Shadwell Turf Mile S.KEE3UPT
Shoemaker Mile S.BHP3UPT
Spinaway S.SAR2YOF
Stephen Foster H. Presented By Abu DhabiCD 3UPD
Sword Dancer Invitational S.SAR3UPT
Test S.SAR3YOF
Toyota Blue Grass S.KEE3YOD
Travers S.SAR3YOD
Triple Bend H.BHP3UP
Tvg Coaching Club American OaksSAR3YOFD
Tvg Pacific Classic S.DMR3UPD
United Nations S.MTH3UPT
Vanity H.BHP3UPF/MD
Vosburgh Invitational S.BEL3UP
Whitney Invitational H.SAR3UPD
William Hill Haskell Invitational S.MTH3YOD
Wood Memorial S.AQU3YOD
Woodford Reserve Manhattan H.BEL3UPT
Woodford Reserve Turf Classic S.CD 3UPT
Woodward S.SAR3UPD
Xpressbet Breeders' Cup SprintSA 3UP
Zenyatta S.SA 3UPF/MD
RaceTrackAgeSexDistanceSurface
A Gleam H.BHP3UPF/M
Adirondack S.SAR2YOF
Alysheba S.CD 3UPD
American H.BHP3UPT
American Turf S.CD 3YOT
Amsterdam S.SAR3YO
Arcadia S.SA 3UPT
Azeri S.OP 3UPF/MD
Barbara Fritchie H.LRL3UPF/M
Bayakoa H.BHP3UPF/MD
Beaumont S. Presented By Keeneland SelectKEE3YOF
Bernard Baruch H.SAR3UPT
Besilu Stables Fountain Of Youth S.GP 3YOD
Best Pal S.DMR2YO
Black-Eyed Susan S.PIM3YOFD
Bowling Green H.BEL3UPT
Breeders' Cup MarathonSA 3UPD
Brooklyn H.BEL3UPD
Buena Vista S.SA 3UPF/MT
Californian S.BHP3UPD
Charles Town Classic S.CT 3UPD
Charles Whittingham Memorial H.BHP3UPT
Chilukki S.CD 3UPF/MD
Churchill Distaff Turf Mile S. Presented By LonginesCD 3UPF/MT
Churchill Downs S.CD 3UP
Citation H.BHP3UPT
City Of Hope Mile S.SA 3UPT
Colonial Turf Cup S.CNL3UPT
Davona Dale S.GP 3YOFD
Del Mar DerbyDMR3YOT
Del Mar H.DMR3UPT
Del Mar Mile H.DMR3UPT
Delaware OaksDEL3YOFD
Demoiselle S.AQU2YOF
Distaff H.AQU3UPF/M
Dixie S.PIM3UPT
Elkhorn S.KEE3UPT
Fair Grounds OaksFG 3YOFD
Falls City H.CD 3UPF/MD
Firecracker H.CD 3UPT
Fleur De Lis H.CD 3UPF/MD
Forward Gal S.GP 3YOF
Fourstardave H.SAR3UPT
Ft. Lauderdale S.GP 3UPT
Futurity S.BEL2YO
Gallant Bloom H.BEL3UPF/M
Gazelle S.AQU3YOFD
Golden Rod S.CD 2YOF
Goldikova S.SA 3UPF/MT
Gulfstream OaksGP 3YOFD
Gulfstream Park H.GP 3UPD
Hagyard Fayette S.KEE3UPD
Hawthorne Gold Cup H.HAW3UPD
Hollywood OaksBHP3YOFD
Hollywood Turf Cup S.BHP3UPT
Holy Bull S.GP 3YOD
Honey Fox S.GP 3UPF/MT
Honeymoon H.BHP3YOFT
Honorable Miss H.SAR3UPF/M
Indiana DerbyIND3YOD
Indiana OaksIND3YOFD
Inside Information S.GP 3UPF/M
Jerome S.AQU3YOD
Jim Dandy S.SAR3YOD
John C. Mabee S.DMR3UPF/MT
John Henry Turf Championship S.SA 3UPT
Kelso H.BEL3UPD
Kentucky Jockey Club S.CD 2YO
Ketel One Ballston Spa S.SAR3UPF/MT
La Canada S.SA 3UPF/MD
Lake George S.SAR3YOFT
Lexus Raven Run S.KEE3YOF
Louisiana DerbyFG 3YOD
Mac Diarmida S.GP 3UPT
Marjorie L. Everett H.BHP3UPF/MD
Matron S.BEL2YOF
Mervin H. Muniz Jr. H.FG 3UPT
Mervyn Leroy H.BHP3UPD
Molly Pitcher S.MTH3UPF/MD
Monmouth Cup S.MTH3UPD
Monmouth S.MTH3UPT
Monrovia S.SA 3UPF/M
Mrs. Revere S.CD 3YOFT
Nashua S.AQU2YO
National Museum Of Racing Hall Of Fame S.SAR3YOT
New Orleans H.FG 3UPD
New York S.BEL3UPF/MT
Oaklawn H.OP 3UPD
Palos Verdes S.SA 3UP
Pan American S.GP 3UPT
Pat O'brien S.DMR3UP
Pennsylvania DerbyPRX3YOD
Peter Pan S.BEL3YOD
Pocahontas S.CD 2YOF
Potrero Grande S.SA 3UP
Presque Isle Downs Masters S.PID3UPF/M
Princess Rooney H.CRC3UPF/M
Prioress S.SAR3YOF
Rebel S.OP 3YOD
Remsen S.AQU2YO
Risen Star S.FG 3YOD
Robert B. Lewis S.SA 3YOD
Royal Heroine Mile S.BHP3UPF/MT
Rtn True North H.BEL3UP
Ruffian H.AQU3UPF/MD
Sabin S.GP 3UPF/MD
San Antonio S.SA 3UPD
San Carlos S.SA 3UP
San Clemente H.DMR3YOFT
San Diego H.DMR3UPD
San Felipe S.SA 3YOD
San Fernando S.SA 3UPD
San Gabriel S.SA 3UPT
San Juan Capistrano H.SA 3UPT
San Luis Rey S.SA 3UPT
San Marcos S.SA 3UPT
San Pasqual S.SA 3UPD
San Vicente S.SA 3YO
Sands Point S.BEL3YOFT
Santa Ana S.SA 3UPF/MT
Santa Maria S.SA 3UPF/MD
Santa Monica S.SA 3UPF/M
Santa Ynez S.SA 3YOF
Saratoga Special S.SAR2YO
Sheepshead Bay S.BEL3UPF/MT
Sir Beaufort S.SA 3YOT
Smile Sprint H.CRC3UP
Sorrento S.DMR2YOF
Strub S.SA 3UPD
Suburban H.BEL3UPD
Super DerbyLAD3YOD
Swale S.GP 3YO
Swaps S.BHP3YOD
Tampa Bay DerbyTAM3YOD
Thoroughbred Club Of America S.KEE3UPF/M
Top Flight H.AQU3UPF/MD
Twilight DerbySA 3YOT
Virginia DerbyCNL3YOT
West Virginia DerbyMNR3YOD
With Anticipation S.SAR2YO
Woodford Reserve Lake Placid S.SAR3YOFT
Woody Stephens S.BEL3YO
Yellow Ribbon H.DMR3UPF/MT
RaceTrackAgeSexDistanceSurface
Ack Ack H.CD 3UPD
Affirmed H.BHP3YOD
All American S.GG 3UPD
Allaire Dupont Distaff S.PIM3UPF/MD
American DerbyAP 3YOT
Appalachian S. Presented By Japan Racing AssociationKEE3YOFT
Appleton S.GP 3UPT
Aristides S.CD 3UP
Arlington Classic S.AP 3YOT
Arlington H.AP 3UPT
Arlington Matron S.AP 3UPF/MD
Arlington OaksAP 3YOFD
Arlington-Washington FuturityAP 2YO
Athenia S.BEL3UPF/MT
Autumn Miss S.SA 3YOFT
Azalea S.CRC3YOF
Bashford Manor S.CD 2YO
Bay Shore S.AQU3YO
Beaugay S.BEL3UPF/MT
Bed O' Roses H.BEL3UPF/M
Ben Ali S.KEE3UPD
Berkeley H.GG 3UPD
Beverly Hills H.BHP3UPF/MT
Bewitch S.KEE3UPF/MT
Boiling Springs S.MTH3YOFT
Bold Ruler H.BEL3UP
Bourbon S.KEE2YO
Canadian Turf S.GP 3UPT
Cardinal H.CD 3UPF/MT
Carry Back S.CRC3YO
Charles Town OaksCT 3YOF
Chicago H.AP 3UPF/M
Cliff Hanger S.MTH3UPT
Colonel E.R. Bradley H.FG 3UPT
Comely S.AQU3YOFD
Commonwealth S.KEE3UP
Commonwealth Turf S.CD 3YOT
Coolmore Lexington S.KEE3YOD
Cougar Ii H.DMR3UPD
Count Fleet Sprint H.OP 3UP
Dania Beach S.GP 2YO
Daytona S.SA 3UP
Delta Downs Jackpot S.DED2YO
Delta Downs Princess S.DED2YOF
Derby Trial S.CD 3YOD
Discovery H.AQU3YOD
Dogwood S.CD 3YOF
Dr. James Penny Memorial H.PRX3UPF/MT
Dwyer S.BEL3YOD
Early Times Mint Julep H.CD 3UPF/MT
Eatontown H.MTH3UPF/MT
Eddie D S.SA 3UP
Edward P. Evans All Along S.CNL3UPF/MT
Eight Belles S.CD 3YOF
El Camino Real DerbyGG 3YOD
Endeavour S.TAM3UPF/MT
Excelsior S.AQU3UPD
Fair Grounds H.FG 3UPT
Fall Highweight H.AQU3UP
Fantasy S.OP 3YOFD
Fathead Bourbonette OaksTP 3YOFD
Florida OaksTAM3YOFT
Fort Marcy S.BEL3UPT
Fred W. Hooper H.CRC3UPD
Gallant Bob S.PRX3YO
Gallorette H.PIM3UPF/MT
Gardenia S.ELP3UPF/MD
General George H.LRL3UP
Generous S.BHP2YO
Glens Falls S.SAR3UPF/MT
Go For Wand H.AQU3UPF/MD
Gotham S.AQU3YOD
Greenwood Cup S.PRX3UPD
Gulfstream Park Sprint Championship S.GP 3UP
Hal's Hope S.GP 3UPD
Hanshin Cup S.AP 3UPD
Hawthorne DerbyHAW3YOT
Herecomesthebride S.GP 3YOFT
Hill Prince S.BEL3YOT
Hilliard Lyons Doubledogdare S.KEE3UPF/MD
Hillsborough S.TAM3UPF/MT
Hollywood Prevue S.BHP2YO
Honeybee S.OP 3YOFD
Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral S.TP 3YOD
Hurricane Bertie S.GP 3UPF/M
Hutcheson S.GP 3YO
Illinois DerbyHAW3YOD
Inglewood H.BHP3UPT
Iowa DerbyPRM3YOD
Iowa OaksPRM3YOFD
Iroquois S.CD 2YO
Jaipur S.BEL3UP
James Marvin S.SAR3UP
Jefferson Cup S.CD 3YOT
Jersey Shore S.MTH3YO
John B. Connally Turf Cup S.HOU3UPT
Jpmorgan Chase Jessamine S.KEE2YOF
Kent S.DEL3YOT
Kentucky Turf Cup S.KD 3UPT
Knickerbocker S.BEL3UPT
L.A. Woman S.SA 3UPF/M
La Jolla H.DMR3YOT
La Prevoyante H.CRC3UPF/MT
Las Cienegas S.SA 3UPF/M
Las Flores S.SA 3UPF/M
Lazaro Barrera Memorial S.BHP3YO
Lecomte S.FG 3YOD
Lone Star Park H.LS 3UPD
Long Island H.AQU3UPF/MT
Longacres Mile H.EMD3UPD
Los Angeles H.BHP3UP
Louisville H.CD 3UPT
Marshua's River S.GP 3UPF/MT
Maryland Sprint H.PIM3UP
Matchmaker S.MTH3UPF/MT
Matt Winn S.CD 3YOD
Miami Mile H.CRC3UPT
Miesque S.BHP2YOF
Mineshaft H.FG 3UPD
Miss Grillo S.BEL2YOF
Modesty H.AP 3UPF/MT
Monmouth OaksMTH3YOFD
Mr. Prospector S.GP 3UP
My Charmer H.CRC3UPF/MT
Native Diver S.BHP3UPD
Noble Damsel S.BEL3UPF/MT
Obeah S.DEL3UPF/MD
Oceanport S.MTH3UPT
Oklahoma DerbyRP 3YOD
Old Hat S.GP 3YOF
Orchid S.GP 3UPF/MT
Palm Beach S.GP 3YOT
Parx Dash H.PRX3UP
Pegasus S.MTH3YOD
Philip H. Iselin S.MTH3UPD
Pilgrim S.BEL2YO
Pimlico Special S.PIM3UPD
Pin Oak Valley View S.KEE3YOFT
Poker S.BEL3UPT
Prairie Meadows Cornhusker H.PRM3UPD
Providencia S.SA 3YOFT
Pucker Up S.AP 3YOFT
Rachel Alexandra S.FG 3YOFD
Rampart S.GP 3UPF/MD
Rancho Bernardo H.DMR3UPF/M
Razorback H.OP 3UPD
Red Bank S.MTH3UPT
Red Smith H.AQU3UPT
Regret S.CD 3YOFT
River City H.CD 3UPT
Robert G. Dick Memorial S.DEL3UPF/MT
Robert J Frankel S.SA 3UPF/MT
Salvator Mile S.MTH3UPD
Sam F. Davis S.TAM3YOD
San Francisco Mile S.GG 3UPT
San Simeon S.SA 3UP
Sanford S.SAR2YO
Santa Barbara H.SA 3UPF/MT
Santa Ysabel S.SA 3YOFD
Saranac S.SAR3YOT
Schuylerville S.SAR2YOF
Senator Ken Maddy S.SA 3UPF/M
Senorita S.BHP3YOFT
Shakertown S.KEE3UP
Sham S.SA 3YOD
Shuvee H.SAR3UPF/MD
Sixty Sails H.HAW3UPF/MD
Skip Away S.GP 3UPD
Smarty Jones S.PRX3YOD
Southwest S.OP 3YOD
Stars And Stripes S.AP 3UPT
Stoll Keenon Ogden Phoenix S.KEE3UP
Sugar Swirl S.GP 3UPF/M
Sunland DerbySUN3YOD
Sunset H.BHP3UPT
Suwannee River S.GP 3UPF/MT
Sycamore S.KEE3UPT
Tampa Bay S.TAM3UPT
Tempted S.AQU2YOF
Texas Mile S.LS 3UPD
The Very One S.GP 3UPF/MT
Toboggan S.AQU3UP
Tokyo City Cup S.SA 3UPD
Tom Fool H.AQU3UP
Torrey Pines S.DMR3YOFD
Transylvania S.KEE3YOT
Tropical Turf H.CRC3UPT
Turf Monster H.PRX3UP
Turnback The Alarm H.BEL3UPF/MD
Twin Spires Turf Sprint S.CD 3UP
Vagrancy H.BEL3UPF/M
Vernon O. Underwood S.BHP3UP
Victory Ride S.BEL3YOF
Violet S.MTH3UPF/MT
Virginia OaksCNL3YOFT
W. L. Mcknight H.CRC3UPT
Washington Park H.AP 3UPD
Westchester S.BEL3UPD
Wilshire H.BHP3UPF/MT
Winning Colors S.CD 3UPF/M
Withers S.AQU3YOD
Woodford S. Presented By Keeneland SelectKEE3UP