Kid Russell S.

Race 8 at Saratoga on August 12, 2013

  • STK
  • 6 1/2 furlongs
  • Dirt
  • $100,000
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:14.99
Order of Finish
1

Strapping Groom

Johannesburg  – Something Silver

6YO Horse

$60,000
  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:David Jacobson
  • B:Kinsman Farm
  • O:Drawing Away Stable and Jacobson, David
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Johannesburg , Bay, 1999. Lifetime: 691 yearlings sold, median $52,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Silver Deputy , Bay, 1985.
2

Candyman E

Candy Ride (ARG)  – Flo Rose 'n Net

6YO Gelding

$20,000
  • J:Luis Saez
  • T:Michael Mareina
  • B:Nelson Bunker Hunt
  • O:Kuehne Racing
  • Margin:3
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Candy Ride (ARG) , Bay, 1999. Lifetime: 540 yearlings sold, median $65,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Sea of Secrets , Bay, 1995.
  • Sale History: 2013 FTKHRA, $60,000.
3

Leave of Absence

Harlan's Holiday  – Danseur Chaud

5YO Horse

$10,000
  • J:Irad Ortiz, Jr.
  • T:Philip M. Serpe
  • B:Mr. & Mrs. Barry Berkelhammer
  • O:Brian And Kerry Novak, Inc.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Harlan's Holiday , Bay, 1999. Lifetime: 594 yearlings sold, median $72,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Joyeux Danseur , Bay, 1993.
  • Sale History: 2010 FTF2YO, $145,000.
4

Right to Vote

Political Force  – What a Knight

4YO Gelding

$5,000
  • J:Shaun Bridgmohan
  • T:Ron Moquett
  • B:Gulf Coast Farms, LLC & Pollock Farms
  • O:Didier, J. Lee and Didier, Joyce
5

Troilus

Speightstown  – Gal From Seattle

5YO Horse

$3,000
  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Steven M. Asmussen
  • B:Blue Mountain Equine
  • O:Peachtree Stable
6

Hardened Wildcat

Hard Spun  – Wild Snitch

4YO Gelding

$1,000
  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Chad C. Brown
  • B:New Farm
  • O:New Farm
7

Laurie's Rocket

Bluegrass Cat  – Clay's Rocket

4YO Colt

$1,000
  • J:Joseph Rocco, Jr.
  • T:D. Wayne Lukas
  • B:Gulf Coast Farms LLC
  • O:Willis D. Horton
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    Grade I Winner Strapping Groom to Panama

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  • Ben's Cat has won 27 of 44 career starts.
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  • Carve won the 2014 West Virginia Governor's Stakes.

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  • Code West Guts Out Remington's Governor's Cup

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  • Carve fights for the win in the Cornhusker Handicap.

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  • Golden Ticket won his only previous Prairie Meadows start, the 2013 Prairie Meadows Handicap.

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    Veteran Strapping Groom Tops Tom Fool

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    Candyman E Gets Job Done in Toboggan

    Candyman E wore down pacesetter Dads Caps in the closing stages and won the $150,000 Toboggan Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 1 at Aqueduct Racetrack for a third consecutive victory.

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    Rice Plots Spots for Palace; Gravesend Next

    Palace, who became a graded stakes winner in his most recent start, heads a field of six sprinters entered in the $100,000 Gravesend Handicap, which will be contested at six furlongs Dec. 21 at Aqueduct Racetrack.

  • Palace comes home strong to win the Fall Highweight Handicap.

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    New York-bred Palace, claimed by his connections for $20,000 a little more than a year ago, rallied to win his first open stakes, the $300,000 Fall Highweight Handicap (gr. III), at Aqueduct Nov. 28.

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