Eight Belles S. (G3)

Race 6 at Churchill Downs on May 1, 2010

  • Grade III
  • 7 1/2 furlongs
  • Dirt
  • $100,000
  • 3 yo Fillies
  • 1:19 PM
  • 1:29.49
Payoffs
1   Buckleupbuttercup $17.80 $6.80 $3.60
7   Visavis
2   Hot Dixie Chick $2.20
$2 Exacta (1-7) $86.80
$2 Trifecta (1-7-2) $201.20
$2 Superfecta (1-7-2-3) $1,133.60
Order of Finish
1

Buckleupbuttercup

Najran  – Golden Borders

3YO

$67,261
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Eddie Kenneally
  • B:Avalon Farms, Inc.
  • O:Avalon Farms, Inc. (John Wieczorek)
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Najran , Gray or Roan, 1999. Lifetime: 90 yearlings sold, median $7,250.
  • Broodmare Sire: Conquistador Cielo , Bay, 1979.
2

Visavis

Indian Charlie  – Lady Cerise

3YO

$21,697
  • J:Shaun Bridgmohan
  • T:Steve Margolis
  • B:Martin Cherry
  • O:Martin L. Cherry
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Indian Charlie , Bay, 1995. Lifetime: 548 yearlings sold, median $60,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Honor Grades , Bay, 1988.
  • Sale History: 2011 KEENOV, $140,000.
3

Hot Dixie Chick

Dixie Union  – Above Perfection

3YO

$10,848
  • J:Robby Albarado
  • T:Steven M. Asmussen
  • B:Santa Rosa Partners
  • O:Grace Stables (Barbara Banke)
  • Margin:2
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Dixie Union , Dark Bay or Brown, 1997. Lifetime: 451 yearlings sold, median $85,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: In Excess (IRE) , Dark Bay or Brown, 1987.
  • Sale History: 2009 FTF2YO, $435,000; 2008 FTSYRL, $340,000.
4

Bell's Shoes

Mineshaft  – Isabell's Shoes

3YO

$5,425
  • J:Calvin H. Borel
  • T:William H. Fires
  • B:Patricia B. Blass
  • O:Patricia B. Blass
5

3YO

$3,255
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Richard E. Dutrow, Jr.
  • B:Craigwood Stable
  • O:Powerohm Racing Stables (Mike Crowe)
6

Decelerator

Dehere  – Paris Rose

3YO

$1,107
  • J:Terry J. Thompson
  • T:D. Wayne Lukas
  • B:Ted O'Neill
  • O:Westrock Stables, LLC (Joe and Scott Ford)
7

Kantstopdancin

Yes It's True  – Dancing Shoes (IRE)

3YO

$1,107
  • J:Tony Farina
  • T:William E. Hall
  • B:Domino Stud of Lexington, LLC
  • O:Edward Mercaldo and William E. Hall
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