Mineshaft H. (G3)

Race 5 at Fair Grounds on February 17, 2018

  • Grade III
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • Dirt
  • $150,000
  • 4 yo's & up
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:42.29
5   The Player $4.20 $2.80 $2.20
6   Thirstforlife $7.00 $4.20
3   Scuba $2.60
$2 Exacta (5-6) $26.00
$2 Trifecta (5-6-3) $70.00
$2 Superfecta (5-6-3-7) $287.60
Order of Finish

The Player

Street Hero  – Hour Queen

5YO Horse

  • J:Calvin H. Borel
  • T:William B. Bradley
  • B:Carl Hurst, Fred Bradley & William Bradley (KY)
  • O:Bradley, William B. and Hurst, Carl
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Street Hero , Bay, 2006. Lifetime: 73 yearlings sold, median $11,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Gilded Time , Chestnut, 1990.


Stay Thirsty  – Promenade Girl

Keeneland Sales Graduate

4YO Gelding

  • J:Corey J. Lanerie
  • T:Wesley E. Hawley
  • B:Camas Park Stud (KY)
  • O:Wesley E. Hawley
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Stay Thirsty , Dark Bay or Brown, 2008. Lifetime: 117 yearlings sold, median $22,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Carson City , Chestnut, 1987.
  • Sale History: 2014 KEENOV, $240,000.


Tapit  – Cuaba

Keeneland Sales Graduate

7YO Gelding

  • J:Julien R. Leparoux
  • T:Brendan P. Walsh
  • B:Palides Investments N.V., Inc. (KY)
  • O:DARRS, Inc.
  • Margin:head
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Lifetime: 576 yearlings sold, median $180,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Smoke Glacken , Gray or Roan, 1994.
  • Sale History: 2011 KEENOV, $375,000; 2014 KEENOV, $105,000.

First Premio

Pure Prize  – Perils of Pauline

Keeneland Sales Graduate

4YO Colt

  • J:Adam Beschizza
  • T:Mark E. Casse
  • B:Ronald G McPeek (KY)
  • O:Team Valor International

Rich Daddy

The Daddy  – Rich Citizen

7YO Gelding

  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Eddie Kenneally
  • B:Brereton C. Jones (KY)
  • O:HRH Racing and Kenneally, Eddie

Team Colors

Street Cry (IRE)  – Teammate

6YO Horse

  • J:John R. Velazquez
  • T:J. Kent Sweezey
  • B:Joseph Allen (KY)
  • O:Joseph Allen LLC

No Distortion

Distorted Humor  – Pacific Spell

5YO Gelding

  • J:Robby Albarado
  • T:Anthony F. Rini
  • B:Brereton C. Jones (KY)
  • O:Loooch Racing Stables, Inc.
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • The Player

    Optimism Following Surgery for The Player

    Owner-trainer Buff Bradley reported late March 26 that surgery on grade 2 winner The Player went well following his injury in the New Orleans Handicap (G2) March 24 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

  • The Player wins the Mineshaft Handicap

    The Player Sharp in Mineshaft Handicap Win

    Bouncing back from his last two off-the-board efforts, The Player made his 4 1/4-length win look easy Feb. 17 in the $150,000 Mineshaft Handicap (G3) when he lead at every call in the 1 1/16-mile event at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

  • Scuba runs down Futile to win the Hawthorne Gold Cup at Hawthorne Racecourse

    Scuba Surges to Hawthorne Gold Cup Win

    One year after winning the Marathon Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita Park, the 6-year-old Tapit gelding once again found his way to the winner's circle—this time in the $150,000 Hawthorne Gold Cup (G3) at Hawthorne Racecourse.

  • Eagle

    Eagle and Scuba Head Hawthorne Gold Cup Return

    Restoration of the Hawthorne Gold Cup (G3) after a one-year hiatus created options for grade 1-placed, grade 3 winner Eagle, who is the 8-5 morning line favorite in the 1 1/4-mile test Nov. 25 at Hawthorne Race Course.

  • Hoppertunity won the 2014 Clark

    Hoppertunity, Diversify Head Clark Handicap

    Multiple grade 1 winner Hoppertunity will attempt to join an exclusive club of two-time winners when he lines up for his fourth $500,000 Clark Handicap Presented by Norton Healthcare (G1) Nov. 24 at Churchill Downs. 

  • Hence seeks another graded win in the Iowa Derby

    Hence Heads Field of Nine in Iowa Derby

    Calumet Farm's homebred Hence will attempt to get back to the winner's circle after two off-the-board finishes in the first two legs of the Triple Crown when he lines up against eight other sophomore colts in the $250,000 Iowa Derby (G3). 

  • Zulu wins the Tamarac Stakes at Gulfstream Park

    Zulu Seeks Skip Away Rebound

    The 4-year-old son of Bernardini is scheduled to compete at Gulfstream March 25 in the $100,000 Skip Away (G3), seeking to recapture the form that had earned him the favorite's role in last year's Blue Grass (G1) at Keeneland.

  • Scuba and Kendrick Carmouche score a clear victory in Marathon Stakes.

    Scuba Floats to Victory in Marathon Stakes

    Scuba got the first day of the Breeders' Cup World Championships off to an impressive start as he stayed the 14 furlongs of the grade II Marathon Stakes, running away from the field for a decisive victory.

  • Scuba winning the Greenwood Cup at Parx Racing

    Scuba to Go Deep in Marathon

    Scuba may be second on the morning line for the Nov. 4 Marathon Stakes (gr. II) at Santa Anita, but he looks like the one to beat going 1 3/4 miles.

  • Awesome Slew wins the Marty Jones Stakes.

    Awesome Slew Lives Up to Name in Smarty Jones

    After the worst start of his career in the William Hill Haskell Invitational Stakes (gr. I) July 31 at Monmouth Park, Awesome Slew bounced back with the top race of his young career in the $300,000 Smarty Jones Stakes (gr. III).

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