Azeri S. (G3)

Race 9 at Oaklawn Park on March 8, 2009

  • Grade III
  • One And One Sixteenth Miles
  • $150,000
  • 4 yo's & up Fillies and Mares
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:42.55
  Acoma $5.00 $2.80 $2.60
  Bear Now
  Devil House $5.20
$2 Exacta (1-3) $27.00
$2 Trifecta (1-3-2) $120.00
$2 Superfecta (1-3-2-5) $612.60
Order of Finish


Empire Maker  – Aurora


  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:David M. Carroll
  • B:Alexander-Groves Thoroughbreds
  • O:Helen C Alexander & Helen K Groves
  • Margin:5
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Empire Maker , Dark Bay or Brown, 2000. Lifetime: 233 yearlings sold, median $165,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Danzig , Bay, 1977.

Bear Now

Tiznow  – Controlled


  • J:Jamie Theriot
  • T:Albert M. Stall, Jr.
  • B:ClassicStar
  • O:Town and Country Farms Corp. (Louise H. Courtelis)
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Tiznow , Bay, 1997. Lifetime: 602 yearlings sold, median $110,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: In Excess (IRE) , Dark Bay or Brown, 1987.
  • Sale History: 2005 KEESEP, $65,000; 2008 FTKFMX, $950,000; 2015 KENJAN, $240,000.

Devil House

Chester House  – Diablo's Bobett


  • J:Calvin H. Borel
  • T:Lynn S. Whiting
  • B:Harrison Trust
  • O:Glencrest Farm LLC (David & John Greathouse)
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Chester House , Dark Bay or Brown, 1995. Lifetime: 87 yearlings sold, median $27,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Diablo , Dark Bay or Brown, 1987.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEENOV, $175,000; 2004 KEENOV, $30,000; 2005 KEESEP, $42,000; 2008 FTKFMX, $180,000; 2010 FTKFMX, $150,000; 2014 FTKFEB, $175,000.

French Kiss

Hussonet  – Ornate


  • J:Joe M. Johnson
  • T:Gary G. Hartlage
  • B:Anita A. Ebert
  • O:Anita Cauley

Smart Surprise

Smart Strike  – Weekend Storm


  • J:Robby Albarado
  • T:Josie Carroll
  • B:W. S. Farish & Kilroy Thoroughbred Partnership
  • O:Hill 'n' Dale Equine Holdings, Inc. (John Sikura)


Kandaly  – Im Worth It


  • J:Jon Kenton Court
  • T:Jeff Talley
  • B:Bobby Ray Rankin
  • O:Talley Racing, LLC (Jeff & Bradley Talley)

Color Me Up

Aptitude  – Delight U. S. A.


  • J:Israel Ocampo
  • T:D. Wayne Lukas
  • B:Briland Farm, Robert Mitchell & Stacy Mitchell
  • O:Briland Farm (Robert & Stacy Mitchell)

Maren's Meadow

Meadowlake  – Gold Liaka


  • J:Terry J. Thompson
  • T:J. Larry Jones
  • B:Josham Farms Limited
  • O:River Ridge Ranch (Sandra K. Rasmussen)
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