Commonwealth S. (G2)

Race 9 at Keeneland on April 14, 2012

  • Grade II
  • 7 furlongs
  • All Weather Track
  • $175,000
  • 4 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:21.17
Payoffs
5   Lonesome Street $10.00 $4.60 $3.00
7   Bergerac $4.00 $2.60
2   Right One (FR) $3.00
$2 Exacta (5-7) $38.80
$2 Trifecta (5-7-2) $130.40
$2 Superfecta (5-7-2-4) $1,22.80
Order of Finish
1

Lonesome Street

Broken Vow  – Street Cat

5YO Horse

$105,000
  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Michael J. Maker
  • B:Jon Kelly & Sarah Kelly
  • O:Ramsey, Kenneth L. and Sarah K.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Broken Vow , Bay, 1997. Lifetime: 596 yearlings sold, median $36,766.
  • Broodmare Sire: Storm Cat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1983.
  • Sale History: 2008 FTKFYR, $45,000.
2

Bergerac

Rahy  – Freedom of Speech

5YO Gelding

$35,000
  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Chad C. Brown
  • B:Courtlandt Farm
  • O:Paul P. Pompa, Jr.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: B+
  • Sire: Rahy , Chestnut, 1985. Lifetime: 440 yearlings sold, median $65,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Danzig , Bay, 1977.
3

Right One (FR)

Anabaa  – Riziere

6YO Gelding

$17,500
  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • T:Christophe Clement
  • B:M. Alec Head & Mme Ghislaine Head
  • O:Ghislaine Head
  • Margin:1
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Anabaa , Bay, 1992. Lifetime: 499 yearlings sold, median $83,050.
  • Broodmare Sire: Groom Dancer , Bay, 1984.
4

El Gran Sol

Hook and Ladder  – Loyal American

5YO Horse

$8,750
  • J:Marcelino Pedroza
  • T:Jorge Melendez
  • B:Joseph B. Murphy
  • O:Jorge Melendez
5

Plutonium

Monarchos  – Could Be Jazz

5YO Gelding

$5,250
  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:Dale L. Romans
  • B:Donna C. Ward
  • O:Garland, Diane and Mayne, Sondra
6

Comedero

Posse  – Pawnee Patti

5YO Gelding

$1,750
  • J:James Graham
  • T:Michael Stidham
  • B:McDowell Farm
  • O:Peter Redekop B. C., Ltd.
7

Philippe

Mineshaft  – Freedom of Speech

4YO Colt

$1,750
  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:James E. Baker
  • B:Courtlandt Farm
  • O:Courtlandt Farms
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