Virginia Derby (G2T)

Race 11 at Colonial Downs on July 18, 2009

  • Grade II
  • 1 1/4 miles
  • Outer turf
  • $750,000
  • 3 yo
  • 8:00 PM
  • 2:03.29
Payoffs
  Battle of Hastings (GB) $9.20 $4.20 $2.80
  Straight Story $6.00 $5.20
  Take the Points $6.60
$2 Exacta (9-6) $51.20
$2 Trifecta (9-6-3) $414.80
$2 Superfecta (9-6-3-10) $1,677.40
Order of Finish
1

3YO

$432,000
  • J:Tyler Baze
  • T:Jeff Mullins
  • B:Myriad Communications & New England Stud
  • O:Mike House
  • Margin:head
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Royal Applause (GB) , Bay, 1993. Lifetime: 867 yearlings sold, median $45,400.
  • Broodmare Sire: Night Shift , Bay, 1980.
  • Sale History: 2007 TATOCT, $132,511; 2008 TA08 , $158,642.
2

3YO

$144,000
  • J:Charles C. Lopez
  • T:Alan E. Goldberg
  • B:Gallagher's Stud
  • O:Richard T. Santulli
  • Margin:¾
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: Giant's Causeway , Chestnut, 1997. Lifetime: 980 yearlings sold, median $140,121.
  • Broodmare Sire: Lear Fan , Bay, 1981.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEESEP, $400,000.
3

Take the Points

Even the Score  – Ginger Ginger

3YO

$79,200
  • J:Edgar S. Prado
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Phoenix Farm
  • O:Starlight Partners
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: B
  • Sire: Even the Score , Gray or Roan, 1998. Lifetime: 188 yearlings sold, median $11,750.
  • Broodmare Sire: Fred Astaire , Bay, 1983.
  • Sale History: 2007 FTKJUL, $160,000.
4

Lime Rickey

Lemon Drop Kid  – Kootenai

3YO

$43,200
  • J:Cornelio H. Velasquez
  • T:Frank A. Alexander
  • B:Dinwiddie Farm
  • O:Dogwood Stable
5

Hold Me Back

Giant's Causeway  – Restraint

3YO

$21,600
  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:William I. Mott
  • B:Haras Santa Maria de Araras S.A. & WinStar Farm, LLC
  • O:WinStar Farm, LLC
6

El Crespo

A.P. Indy  – Commodities

3YO

$7,500
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:George R. Arnold, II
  • B:G. Watts Humphrey Jr.
  • O:G. Watts Humphrey, Jr.
7

Affirmatif

Unbridled's Song  – Wichitoz

3YO

$7,500
  • J:Christopher P. DeCarlo
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Wertheimer Et Frere
  • O:Wertheimer and Frere
8

Safety Valve

Distorted Humor  – With Certainty

3YO

$7,500
  • J:Eric Camacho
  • T:Rodney Jenkins
  • B:Dearborn Stable, R. Shapiro & Winstar Farm
  • O:Hillwood Stable, LLC
9

Florentino (JPN)

Swept Overboard  – Must Be Loved (JPN)

3YO

$7,500
  • J:Alan Garcia
  • T:Kiaran P. McLaughlin
  • B:Northern Farm
  • O:Darley Stable
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