John Battaglia Memorial S.

Race 11 at Turfway Park on February 28, 2009

  • Grade
  • One And One Sixteenth Miles
  • All Weather Track
  • $100,000
  • 3 yo
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:47.49
Payoffs
  Proceed Bee $10.40 $4.20 $3.40
  Parade Clown $2.20 $2.40
  Toccet Rocket $5.80
$2 Exacta (4-8) $21.80
$2 Trifecta (4-8-5) $188.20
$2 Superfecta (4-8-5-6) $758.00
Order of Finish
1

Proceed Bee

Bernstein  – Procession

3YO

$60,760
  • J:Rodney A. Prescott
  • T:Terry Gestes
  • B:Hunter Valley Farm, H & W Thoroughbreds & Mary Wade
  • O:William Stiritz
  • Margin:
  • Sire: Bernstein , Bay, 1997. Lifetime: 400 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Private Terms , Dark Bay or Brown, 1985.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEESEP, $40,000.
2

Parade Clown

Distorted Humor  – Twilight Parade

3YO

$19,600
  • J:William D. Troilo
  • T:Katherine G. Ball
  • B:Mira Ball
  • O:Donamire Farm (Don and Mira Ball)
  • Margin:
  • Sire: Distorted Humor , Chestnut, 1993. Lifetime: 632 yearlings sold, median $170,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: El Prado (IRE) , Gray, 1989.
3

Toccet Rocket

Toccet  – Tiy Buster

3YO

$9,800
  • J:Thomas L. Pompell
  • T:Brian La Mew
  • B:Nuckols Farm Inc
  • O:John and Lois Auer
  • Margin:neck
  • Sire: Toccet , Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 156 yearlings sold, median $9,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Housebuster , Dark Bay or Brown, 1987.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEESEP, $17,000.
4

Shanes Gold

Yankee Victor  – Golden Reality

3YO

$4,900
  • J:Victor Lebron
  • T:John Good
  • B:Timothy Thornton
  • O:Timothy C. Thornton and Michael P. Cloonan
5

Stratos

Mutakddim  – Clarins

3YO

$2,940
  • J:Orlando Mojica
  • T:James E. Baker
  • B:Courtlandt Farm
  • O:Courtlandt Farms (Donald A. Adam)
6

Dynamite Bob

Malabar Gold  – Morning Roar

3YO

$1,000
  • J:Manfredi Guzman
  • T:Jose L. Lopez
  • B:Bobby Rankin
  • O:Bobby R. Rankin
7

Platinum Van

Van Nistelrooy  – Platinum Streak

3YO

$1,000
  • J:Otto Thorwarth
  • T:Edward Harrison Frederick
  • B:Oak Haven Farm
  • O:Oak Haven Farm (Stephen R. Baker)
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
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    Surgical Strike Sweeps By, Takes Battaglia

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  • Whatawonderflworld (left) wins OBS Championship

    Whatawonderflworld Entered in Spiral Prep

    Gary Barber's Whatawonderflworld, who thus far has shown an affinity for turf and synthetic surfaces, is among a full field of 3-year-olds entered for the $100,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes March 12 at Turfway Park.

  • The Great War

    The Great War No Longer Pursuing Derby

    The Great War, who was last of 10 in the John Battaglia Memorial Stakes at Turfway Park Feb. 28 after bleeding during the race, is no longer a candidate for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).

  • Royal Son cruises to victory in the John Battaglia Memorial Stakes at Turfway Park.

    Royal Son Easily Captures Battaglia Memorial

    WinStar Farm's homebred Royal Son found a change of scenery and equipment to his liking as evidenced by a strong front-end victory in the $125,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes Feb. 28 at Turfway Park.

  • The Great War

    The Great War Back for More in Battaglia

    The Great War, a blowout winner of the 96ROCK Stakes in his 2015 debut, will take the next step at Turfway Park when he faces 10 other 3-year-olds in the $125,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes Feb. 28 at the Kentucky track.

  • Solitary Ranger is in control in the John Battaglia Memorial Stakes at Turfway Park.

    Solitary Ranger Takes Charge to Win Battaglia

    Susan Moulton's Solitary Ranger controlled the pace and romped clear in the stretch to score easily over favored stablemate Poker Player in the $100,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes March 1 at Turfway Park.

  • General Election takes the John Battaglia Memorial under Albin Jimenez.

    General Election Upsets Battaglia Memorial

    Jockey Albin Jimenez guided WinStar Farm's General Election past a melee at the start and avoided trouble in the stretch to bring the colt home a 13-1 winner in the $75,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes at Turfway Park.

  • Boisterous will carry high weight of 122 pounds in the Arlington Handicap.

    Boisterous to Invade Arlington Park

    Phipps Stable's Boisterous, third in the Manhattan Handicap on the Belmont Stakes undercard, will carry high weight as he heads a field of 11 turf specialists in $200,000 Arlington Handicap (gr. IIIT) July 14.

  • Mr. Pransker won the Jan. 7 Turfway Park Prevue and Feb. 4 WEBN Stakes (shown) by a combined 11 lengths.

    Mr. Prankster Goes for Sweep in Battaglia

    Mr. Prankster will try for a sweep of the preps leading up to the $500,000 Vinery Racing Spiral Stakes (gr. III) when he faces off against five fellow 3-year-olds in the John Battaglia Memorial Stakes on March 3.

  • Papaw Bodie leaves the rest behind in the John B. Connally Turf Cup.

    Papaw Bodie Surges to Connally Turf Cup Win

    Making his stakes debut in the $200,000 John B. Connally Turf Cup, favored Papaw Bodie surged to the lead in upper stretch to post a convincing win at Sam Houston Race Park on the night of Jan. 28.

  • Proceed Bee is the only previous stakes winner in the John B. Connally Turf Cup Stakes.

    Proceed Bee Stands Out in Connally Turf Cup

    Proceed Bee is the obvious choice in the Jan. 28 John B. Connally Turf Cup Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Sam Houston Race Park. But he will face some still competition from the likes of several other promising horses.

  • Twinspired won the WEBN at Turfway on Feb. 5.

    Twinspired Returns to Turfway for Battaglia

    Twinspired, impressive winner of Turfway Park's WEBN Stakes one month ago, returns in the $100,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes the night of March 5 against a field that includes California Derby victor Positive Response.

  • Vow to Wager Awarded Battaglia Win Via DQ

    Donegal Racing's 23-1 longshot Vow to Wager was awarded the win in an eventful running of the $100,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes Feb. 27 at Turfway Park after Codoy was disqualified for interference.

  • Private Terms

    Private Terms Dead at 25

    Unbeaten favorite for the 1988 Kentucky Derby (gr. I) and sire of 23 stakes winners was euthanized due to the infirmities of old age at Claiborne Farm.

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