John Henry Turf Championship S. (G2T)

Race 9 at Santa Anita Park on September 30, 2012

  • Grade II
  • 1 1/4 miles
  • Turf
  • $150,000
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:59.17
Payoffs
8   Slim Shadey (GB)
6   Turbo Compressor $3.00 $3.00
5   Interaction (ARG) $4.80
$2 Exacta (8-6) $13.90
$2 Trifecta (8-6-5) $92.90
$2 Superfecta (8-6-5-1) $572.70
Order of Finish
1

Slim Shadey (GB)

Val Royal (FR)  – Vino Veritas

4YO Gelding

$90,000
  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • T:Simon Callaghan
  • B:P. M. Cunningham
  • O:PHIL CUNNINGHAM
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Val Royal (FR) , Dark Bay or Brown, 1996. Lifetime: 104 yearlings sold, median $20,348.
  • Broodmare Sire: Chief's Crown , Bay, 1982.
  • Sale History: 2009 W522 , $1,747.
2

Turbo Compressor

Halo's Image  – Dixieland Event

4YO Ridgling

$30,000
  • J:Joe Bravo
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Bridlewood Farm
  • O:P and G Stable and Off the Hook, LLC
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Halo's Image , Dark Bay or Brown, 1991. Lifetime: 162 yearlings sold, median $12,750.
  • Broodmare Sire: Wild Event , Bay, 1993.
  • Sale History: 2010 OBSS2Y, $22,000.
3

Interaction (ARG)

Easing Along  – Inter Rails (ARG)

6YO Horse

$18,000
  • J:Victor Espinoza
  • T:Ronald L. McAnally
  • B:Haras Futuro SRL
  • O:Pozo de Luna, Inc.
  • Margin:head
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Easing Along , Bay, 1998. Lifetime: 15 yearlings sold, median $10,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Ride the Rails , Dark Bay or Brown, 1991.
4

Grassy

El Prado (IRE)  – High Savannah (GB)

6YO Horse

$9,000
  • J:Alonso Quinonez
  • T:Martin F. Jones
  • B:Claiborne Farm & Adele B. Dilschneider
  • O:Button Stable, Hicker, George and Jones, Gary F.
5

Casino Host

Dynaformer  – Ensenada

4YO Colt

$3,000
  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:Ronald W. Ellis
  • B:Colts Neck Stables LLC
  • O:West, Gary and Mary
6

Fire With Fire

Distorted Humor  – Cosmic Fire

4YO Gelding

  • J:Martin Garcia
  • T:Neil D. Drysdale
  • B:Patricia Pavlish
  • O:David Heerensperger
7

4YO Colt

  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:Jeff Mullins
  • B:John Ernst & Allegra Ernst
  • O:Ingrid E. Truman
8

Bourbon Bay

Sligo Bay (IRE)  – Coral Necklace

6YO Gelding

  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Neil D. Drysdale
  • B:Adena Springs
  • O:David Heerensperger
9

Brushburn

Unusual Heat  – Little Hottie

6YO Gelding

  • J:Brice Blanc
  • T:Steve Knapp
  • B:Madeline Auerbach, David Abrams & Sonny Pais
  • O:Mattivi, Albert and Kathleen
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