Vernon O. Underwood S. (G3)

Race 7 at Hollywood Park on November 25, 2010

  • Grade III
  • 6 furlongs
  • All Weather Track
  • $100,000
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:08.46
Payoffs
2   Cost of Freedom $4.00 $3.00 $2.40
3   Gato Go Win $8.80 $4.40
5   Scenic Blast (AUS) $3.40
$2 Exacta (2-3) $56.40
$2 Trifecta (2-3-5) $181.60
$2 Superfecta (2-3-5-1) $707.60
Order of Finish
1

Cost of Freedom

Cee's Tizzy  – Freedom Dance

7YO Gelding

$60,000
  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:John W. Sadler
  • B:Harris Farms
  • O:Barber, Gary and Cecil
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Cee's Tizzy , Gray or Roan, 1987. Lifetime: 121 yearlings sold, median $11,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Moscow Ballet , Bay, 1982.
2

Gato Go Win

City Place  – Brooks N Boots

4YO Horse

$20,000
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Robert Troeger
  • B:Mike Bossio
  • O:Platts, Joey and Sims, Jack
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: City Place , Dark Bay or Brown, 2000. Lifetime: 101 yearlings sold, median $12,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Odyle , Bay, 1993.
  • Sale History: 2007 FTMFYR, $2,500; 2008 BAR2YO, $145,000.
3

Scenic Blast (AUS)

Scenic (IRE)  – Daughter's Charm (AUS)

6YO Gelding

$12,000
  • J:Victor Espinoza
  • T:John A. Shirreffs
  • B:Durham Lodge Thoroughbred Stud
  • O:Aussie Raider
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Scenic (IRE) , Dark Bay or Brown, 1986. Lifetime: 103 yearlings sold, median $29,492.
  • Broodmare Sire: Delgado , Bay, 1980.
  • Sale History: 2006 MGCPER, $63,070.
4

Canonize

Aldebaran  – Comanche Star

4YO Gelding

$6,000
  • J:Alonso Quinonez
  • T:Ronald W. Ellis
  • B:Four Roses Thoroughbreds
  • O:Jay Em Ess Stable
5

Square Deal

Sky Mesa  – Jaded

5YO Gelding

$2,000
  • J:Patrick A. Valenzuela
  • T:Kristin Mulhall
  • B:HIO Stables, Inc.
  • O:Kretz, Rustin and Juliana, Wiles, Robert and Twilight Racing LLC
6

E Z's Gentleman

Yankee Gentleman  – Tensie's Pro

5YO Ridgling

  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Dixiana Stables Inc
  • O:Arnold Zetcher LLC
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    Majestic Stride Too Tough for Underwood Foes

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    The Lumber Guy Stacks Up Well in San Carlos

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    Intriguing Underwood Has Trio From BC Sprint

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    Amazombie Snaps to Life in Millions Sprint

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    Grade I Winners Top Millions Sprint Divisions

    Grade I winners Cost of Freedom and Jessica Is Back head their respective sprint divisions of the Sunshine Millions taking place at Santa Anita in California and at Gulfstream Park in Florida Jan. 29.

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    Smiling Tiger Charges Into New Campaign

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    Turbulent Descent Shakes Loose in Starlet

    Undefeated Turbulent Descent passed her first distance test with relative ease when she took command in the stretch and held sway to win the $409,250 Hollywood Starlet (gr. I) by 1 1/4 lengths Dec. 11 at Hollywood Park.

  • Cost of Freedom cruises to victory in the Vernon O. Underwood Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9299133%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Cost of Freedom Never Looks Back in Underwood

    Even-money choice Cost of Freedom rushed to the lead for jockey Joe Talamo and never looked back in taking the $100,000 Vernon O. Underwood Stakes (gr. III) by 1 3/4 lengths in the Thanksgiving Day feature at Hollywood Park.

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