Charles Town Classic S.

Race 10 at Charles Town Races & Slots on April 17, 2010

  • STK
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • $1,000,000
  • 4 yo's & up
  • 10:30 PM
  • 1:49.94
Payoffs
9   Researcher $9.80 $4.40 $3.80
4   Awesome Gem $5.20 $3.00
10   Redding Colliery $5.20
$2 Exacta (9-4) $64.80
$2 Trifecta (9-4-10) $515.60
$2 Superfecta (9-4-10-7) $3,571.20
Order of Finish
1

Researcher

Two Smart  – Wild Magnolia

6YO

$600,000
  • J:Luis A. Perez
  • T:Jeff C. Runco
  • B:Virginia Tech Foundation Inc.
  • O:Kinross Corporation (Zohar Ben-Dov)
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Two Smart , Dark Bay or Brown, 1994. Lifetime: 5 yearlings sold, median $3,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Apalachee , Bay, 1971.
2

7YO

$200,000
  • J:David Romero Flores
  • T:Craig Dollase
  • B:Runnymede Farm Inc., Catesby Clay & Peter Callahan
  • O:West Point Thoroughbreds, LLC (T. P. Finley)
  • Margin:¾
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Awesome Again , Bay, 1994. Lifetime: 417 yearlings sold, median $60,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Pentelicus , Bay, 1984.
  • Sale History: 2004 FTSAUG, $150,000; 2005 BARMAR, $150,000.
3

4YO

$100,000
  • J:A. R. Napravnik
  • T:Kiaran P. McLaughlin
  • B:Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd. & 707 Stables
  • O:Mrs. Fitriani Hay
  • Margin:4
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Mineshaft , Dark Bay or Brown, 1999. Lifetime: 423 yearlings sold, median $62,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Zilzal , Chestnut, 1986.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEESEP, $170,000; 2008 TATCRA, $641,430.
4

Indian Dance

Indian Charlie  – Darlin's Band

4YO

$50,000
  • J:Luis Garcia
  • T:Lawrence E. Murray
  • B:Sondra Bender & Howard M. Bender
  • O:Sondra D. Bender
5

Understatement

Distorted Humor  – Emotional Outburst

5YO

$30,000
  • J:David Cohen
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Brenda Jones
  • O:Paul P. Pompa, Jr.
6

Acting Zippy

City Zip  – Stormack

5YO

$20,000
  • J:Terry J. Thompson
  • T:William Don Bennett
  • B:Carl Bowling & Ellen Thompson
  • O:William Don Bennett and Carl Bowling
7

Gone Astray

Dixie Union  – Illicit

4YO

  • J:Robby Albarado
  • T:Claude R. McGaughey III
  • B:Phipps Stable
  • O:Phipps Stable (Ogden Mills Phipps)
8

Encaustic

Broad Brush  – Illeria

6YO

  • J:Justin Shepherd
  • T:Mark Shuman
  • B:Fitzhugh, LLC
  • O:Premier Stables Unlimited (Joesph Strazzanti)
9

No Advantage

Posse  – Prime Advantage

5YO

  • J:J. D. Acosta
  • T:Stephanie S. Beattie
  • B:Viking Stud, Inc
  • O:Suarez Racing, Inc. (Pablo Suarez), Joseph Besecker and Kirk Wycoff
10

Fiddlers Afleet

Northern Afleet  – American Tango

4YO

  • J:Channing Hill
  • T:Michael E. Hushion
  • B:Hidden Lake Farm, LLC, Richard K. Gallagher & Joan T. Simpson
  • O:Marc C. Ferrell
SCR
SCR
SCR
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