Hawthorne Gold Cup H. (G2)

Race 7 at Hawthorne on October 3, 2009

  • Grade II
  • 1 1/4 miles
  • Dirt
  • $500,000
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 2:04.36
Payoffs
  Awesome Gem $8.40 $4.40 $3.80
  Nite Light $6.40 $5.20
  Going Ballistic $10.20
$2 Exacta (3-6) $64.80
$2 Trifecta (3-6-11) $1,108.80
$2 Superfecta (3-6-11-9) $5,157.00
Order of Finish
1

6YO

$282,000
  • J:David Romero Flores
  • T:Craig Dollase
  • B:Runnymede Farm Inc., Catesby Clay & Peter Callahan
  • O:West Point Thoroughbreds, Inc. (Terrence Finley & John Kudla)
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Awesome Again , Bay, 1994. Lifetime: 426 yearlings sold, median $60,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Pentelicus , Bay, 1984.
  • Sale History: 2004 FTSAUG, $150,000; 2005 BARMAR, $150,000.
2

Nite Light

Thunder Gulch  – Lite Light

5YO

$94,000
  • J:Jon Kenton Court
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Foxfield
  • O:Edward P. Evans
  • Margin:2
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Thunder Gulch , Chestnut, 1992. Lifetime: 487 yearlings sold, median $40,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Majestic Light , Bay, 1973.
  • Sale History: 2004 KEENOV, $190,000; 2010 KEENOV, $20,000.
3

Going Ballistic

Lite the Fuse  – Holy Lightning

5YO

$51,700
  • J:Luis S. Quinonez
  • T:Donnie K. Von Hemel
  • B:Adena Springs
  • O:Kindred Thoroughbreds, LLC (Mike & Mary Kindred)
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: F
  • Sire: Lite the Fuse , Bay, 1991. Lifetime: 144 yearlings sold, median $8,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Holy Bull , Gray, 1991.
  • Sale History: 2005 KEEJAN, $4,000.
4

4YO

$28,200
  • J:Jesus Lopez Castanon
  • T:Martin D. Wolfson
  • B:Edmund A. Gann
  • O:Edmund A. Gann
5

Lowther Street

Street Cry (IRE)  – C and J's Delight

4YO

$14,100
  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:Eoin G. Harty
  • B:Chip Montgomery & Jane Montgomery
  • O:Darley Stable (Richard Nunnelley, et al)
6

Shadowbdancing

Montbrook  – Deputy's Mistress

4YO

$5,000
  • J:Randall A. Meier
  • T:Terrel Gore
  • B:Ocala Stud
  • O:RNB Racing LLC (Robert E. Bartels)
7

Jonesboro

Sefapiano  – Mom's Command

7YO

$5,000
  • J:M. Clifton Berry
  • T:Randy L. Morse
  • B:Jayeff B Stables
  • O:Michael Langford
8

Alcomo (BRZ)

Rainbow Corner (GB)  – Amazing Singer (BRZ)

6YO

$5,000
  • J:Willie Martinez
  • T:Eduardo Caramori
  • B:Haras Campestre
  • O:Abdul Rahman Al Jasmi
9

Stonehouse

Chester House  – Jenny D.

5YO

$5,000
  • J:Perry Compton
  • T:Joseph E. Broussard
  • B:Richard F. Rudolph
  • O:Richard Rudolph & Michael Vranich
10

Eldaafer

A.P. Indy  – Habibti

4YO

$5,000
  • J:Justin Shepherd
  • T:Diane Alvarado
  • B:Shadwell Farm, LLC
  • O:Alghuwayriyah Stable, LLC (Mansour Albaroudy)
11

Brothers Nicholas

Smart Strike  – Lady Nicholas

5YO

$5,000
  • J:Inez Karlsson
  • T:Louie J. Roussel, III
  • B:Needham/Betz Thoroughbreds, Blackburn, Lamantia & Halecky
  • O:Louie J. Roussel III
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