Twilight Derby (G2T)

Race 10 at Santa Anita Park on November 4, 2016

  • Grade II
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • Turf
  • $200,000
  • 3 yo
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:46.81
Order of Finish

Frank Conversation

Quality Road  – Rushen Heat

3YO Colt

  • J:Mario Gutierrez
  • T:Doug F. O'Neill
  • B:Mr. Marc Keller
  • O:Reddam Racing LLC
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Quality Road , Bay, 2006. Lifetime: 238 yearlings sold, median $90,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Unusual Heat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1990.
  • Sale History: 2014 FTKOCT, $65,000; 2015 OBSMAR, $120,000.

Free Rose

Munnings  – Birdie Birdie

3YO Gelding

  • J:Norberto Arroyo, Jr.
  • T:Richard Baltas
  • B:Nathan John McCauley
  • O:Abbondanza Racing, LLC and McCauley, Nathan
  • Margin:head
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Munnings , Chestnut, 2006. Lifetime: 220 yearlings sold, median $35,658.
  • Broodmare Sire: El Prado (IRE) , Gray, 1989.
  • Sale History: 2014 FTKOCT, $22,000.


Tale of the Cat  – Bootleg Annie

3YO Gelding

  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:Mark Glatt
  • B:Al Kirkwood & Saundra Kirkwood
  • O:Kirkwood, Al and Saundra S.
  • Margin:head
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Tale of the Cat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1994. Lifetime: 1262 yearlings sold, median $64,413.
  • Broodmare Sire: Go for Gin , Bay, 1991.

Oscar Nominated

Kitten's Joy  – Devine Actress

3YO Ridgling

  • J:Florent Geroux
  • T:Michael J. Maker
  • B:Mrs. Jerry Amerman
  • O:Ramsey, Kenneth L. and Sarah K.


Sky Mesa  – Speciality

Keeneland Sales Graduate

3YO Gelding

  • J:Irad Ortiz, Jr.
  • T:Richard Baltas
  • B:Oxley, TCF Stallions et al & Robert Losey
  • O:Bloom Racing Stable LLC (Jeffrey Bloom) and Head of Plains Partners LLC

Monster Bea

Hat Trick (JPN)  – Aunt Bea

3YO Gelding

  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Peter Miller
  • B:Robert B Trussell Jr.
  • O:Gary Barber

Path of David

Istan  – Rimini Road

Keeneland Sales Graduate

3YO Gelding

  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:Kristin Mulhall
  • B:Brereton C. Jones
  • O:Thrash, Ike, Thrash, Dawn, Alley, Janet and Alley, Sam

Mr. Roary

Scat Daddy  – If Angels Sang

Keeneland Sales Graduate

3YO Gelding

  • J:Pablo Gustavo Falero
  • T:George Papaprodromou
  • B:Judy Hicks & Kathryn Nikkel
  • O:Kretz Racing LLC

Gold Rush Dancer

Private Gold  – Dances On Water

3YO Colt

  • J:Flavien Prat
  • T:Vann Belvoir
  • B:John Parker
  • O:John E. Parker

Dressed in Hermes

Hat Trick (JPN)  – Elusive Fashion

3YO Gelding

  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:Janet Armstrong
  • B:Budget Stables
  • O:Sydney A. Belzberg
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
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  • Cupid

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  • Blackjackcat holds off Vyjack to win the Del Mar Mile Handicap

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  • Bal a Bali and jockey Mike Smith win the Shoemaker Mile

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  • Enterprising holds off Kasaqui to take the Muniz Memorial Handicap

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  • Enterprising takes the Fair Grounds Handicap with Julien Leparoux aboard

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  • Enterprising comes home strong to capture the Fair Grounds Handicap

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  • Texas Ryano wins the Hollywood Turf Cup (G2T)

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  • Frank Conversation

    Frank Conversation Heads Mathis Brothers

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