Cigar Mile H. Presented by NYRA Bets (G1)

Race 10 at Aqueduct on December 2, 2017

  • Grade I
  • 1 mile
  • Dirt
  • $750,000
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:35.17
Payoffs
6   Sharp Azteca $5.50 $3.30 $2.70
1   Mind Your Biscuits $6.40 $3.80
8   Practical Joke $2.70
$2 Exacta (6-1) $32.60
$2 Trifecta (6-1-8) $94.00
$2 Superfecta (6-1-8-5) $595.00
Order of Finish
1

Sharp Azteca

Freud  – So Sharp

4YO Colt

$450,000
  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Jorge Navarro
  • B:Cloyce C. Clark Jr.
  • O:Ivan Rodriguez
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: B
  • Sire: Freud , Bay, 1998. Lifetime: 256 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Saint Liam , Bay, 2000.
  • Sale History: 2014 OBSAUG, $35,000; 2015 OBSAPR, $220,000.
2

Mind Your Biscuits

Posse  – Jazzmane

Keeneland Sales Graduate

4YO Colt

$150,000
  • J:Irad Ortiz, Jr.
  • T:Chad Summers
  • B:Jumping Jack Racing LLC
  • O:Head of Plains LLC, J Stables LLC, Summers, M.S., D. and C., Kisber, M. E.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: B+
  • Sire: Posse , Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 303 yearlings sold, median $20,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Toccet , Bay, 2000.
  • Sale History: 2014 KEEJAN, $47,000; 2015 OBSAPR, $47,000; 2014 SARAUG, $47,000.
3

Practical Joke

Into Mischief  – Halo Humor

Keeneland Sales Graduate

3YO Colt

$75,000
  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Chad C. Brown
  • B:Whispering Oaks
  • O:Klaravich Stables, Inc. and Lawrence, William H.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Into Mischief , Bay, 2005. Lifetime: 375 yearlings sold, median $70,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Distorted Humor , Chestnut, 1993.
  • Sale History: 2015 KENJAN, $135,000; 2015 KEESEP, $240,000.
4

Americanize

Concord Point  – American Story

4YO Gelding

$37,500
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Simon Callaghan
  • B:Kaleem Shah, Inc.
  • O:Kaleem Shah, Inc.
5

Tom's Ready

More Than Ready  – Goodbye Stranger

4YO Colt

$22,500
  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:Dallas Stewart
  • B:Blackstone Farm LLC
  • O:G M B Racing
6

Just Call Kenny

Jump Start  – Green Jeans

6YO Horse

$3,000
  • J:Forest Boyce
  • T:Patrick B. McBurney
  • B:Althea Richards
  • O:Jones, Ashley, Carr, Louis, Bossone, Dominic, Cahill, James and Donnelly, Peter
7

Vulcan's Forge

Giant's Causeway  – Possibly a Ten

Keeneland Sales Graduate

4YO Colt

$3,000
  • J:Luis Saez
  • T:Todd A. Pletcher
  • B:Gabriel Duignan,Crosshaven Bloodst.,Petaluma Bloodst.,Ashleigh Stud
  • O:Heiligbrodt, L. William, Heiligbrodt, Corinne and Team Valor International
8

Beasley

Shackleford  – In Truth

Keeneland Sales Graduate

3YO Colt

$3,000
  • J:Junior Alvarado
  • T:Mark A. Hennig
  • B:Nancy Shuford
  • O:Lewis, Lee and Grier, Mark B.
9

Seymourdini

Bernardini  – Graeme Six

4YO Ridgling

$3,000
  • J:Jose L. Ortiz
  • T:Linda Rice
  • B:Besilu Stables LLC
  • O:Iris Smith Stable
10

Summer Revolution

Summer Bird  – Revolutionary Act

Keeneland Sales Graduate

4YO Colt

$3,000
  • J:Manuel Franco
  • T:Rudy R. Rodriguez
  • B:Camelia Casby
  • O:Jeff Drown
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