Snow Chief S.

Race 9 at Betfair Hollywood Park on April 27, 2013

  • STK
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • All Weather Track
  • $300,000
  • 3 yo
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:50.80
Payoffs
6   Surfcup $12.00 $6.60 $3.20
2   Fighting Hussar $7.20 $3.20
8   Tiz a Minister $2.20
$2 Exacta (6-2) $33.80
$2 Trifecta (6-2-8) $111.10
$2 Superfecta (6-2-8-7) $1,142.90
Order of Finish
1

Surfcup

Unusual Heat  – Omi Princess

3YO Colt

$165,000
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Donald R. Dizney
  • O:Donald R. Dizney
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Unusual Heat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1990. Lifetime: 119 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Runaway Groom , Gray, 1979.
2

Fighting Hussar

Rockport Harbor  – Lightning Pace

3YO Colt

$57,000
  • J:Victor Espinoza
  • T:Hector O. Palma
  • B:Thomas Bachman
  • O:B G Stable and Palma, Hector
  • Margin:4
  • TrueNicks: B+
  • Sire: Rockport Harbor , Gray or Roan, 2002. Lifetime: 267 yearlings sold, median $23,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Regal Classic , Chestnut, 1985.
  • Sale History: 2011 BARFYR, $20,000.
3

Tiz a Minister

Ministers Wild Cat  – Tiz a Mistress

3YO Colt

$33,000
  • J:Corey S. Nakatani
  • T:Paul G. Aguirre
  • B:Dahlberg Farms LLC
  • O:S.A.Y. Racing LLC
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Ministers Wild Cat , Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 48 yearlings sold, median $7,750.
  • Broodmare Sire: Cee's Tizzy , Gray or Roan, 1987.
  • Sale History: 2011 BARFYR, $6,500; 2011 BARJAN, $2,700.
4

Bobo

Council Member  – Bella Queen

3YO Gelding

$18,000
  • J:Jose Valdivia, Jr.
  • T:Patrick Gallagher
  • B:Rich Fontana
  • O:Rich Fontana
5

Omega Star

Candy Ride (ARG)  – Pride of Pegasus

3YO Gelding

$9,000
  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:John A. Shirreffs
  • B:Herman Sarkowsky & Martin J. Wygod
  • O:Sarkowsky, Herman and Wygod, Martin J.
6

Nina's Dragon

Tizbud  – Just Lookn

3YO Colt

$6,000
  • J:Julien Couton
  • T:Lloyd C. Mason
  • B:Dave Currie
  • O:Yuhong, Nina Bai and Currie, Dave
7

Alydidit

Awesome Gambler  – Brave Deed

3YO Gelding

$6,000
  • J:Orlando Mojica
  • T:Walther Solis
  • B:Terry C. Lovingier
  • O:London, Patsy, Winters, John, Templeton Horses LLC and Lovingier, Terry C.
8

3YO Colt

$6,000
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Steven Miyadi
  • B:Nick Alexander
  • O:Nicholas B. Alexander
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