El Camino Real Derby (G3)

Race 7 at Golden Gate Fields on February 13, 2016

  • Grade III
  • 1 1/8 miles
  • All Weather Track
  • $200,000
  • 3 yo
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:50.64
12   Frank Conversation $5.20 $3.40 $2.80
8   Tusk $8.00 $4.40
2   Kasseopia (GB)
$2 Exacta (12-8) $43.00
$2 Trifecta (12-8-2) $152.00
$2 Superfecta (12-8-2-6) $3,868.20
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:¾
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Quality Road , Bay, 2006. Lifetime: 253 yearlings sold, median $90,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Unusual Heat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1990.
  • Sale History: 2014 FTKOCT, $65,000; 2015 OBSMAR, $120,000.


Tapit  – It's Midnight

3YO Gelding

  • J:Juan J. Hernandez
  • T:H. Graham Motion
  • B:Flaxman Holdings Limited
  • O:Flaxman Holdings, Ltd.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: B+
  • Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Lifetime: 576 yearlings sold, median $180,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Shamardal , Bay, 2002.
  • Sale History: 2014 KEESEP, $335,000.

Kasseopia (GB)

Showcasing (GB)  – Dream Again (GB)

3YO Colt

  • J:Drayden Van Dyke
  • T:H. Graham Motion
  • B:Cheveley Park Stud Ltd
  • O:Team Valor International and Barber, Gary
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Showcasing (GB) , Bay, 2007. Lifetime: 369 yearlings sold, median $41,177.
  • Broodmare Sire: Medicean (GB) , Chestnut, 1997.
  • Sale History: 2013 TATFOA, $21,286; 2014 DNPRM , $0; 2015 TATBRE, $62,084.

San Dimas

Hard Spun  – Pamona Ball

3YO Colt

  • J:Ricardo Gonzalez
  • T:Eoin G. Harty
  • B:Darley
  • O:Godolphin Racing LLC


Sky Mesa  – Speciality

3YO Colt

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


Aragorn (IRE)  – Alpine Yodel

3YO Colt

  • J:Catalino Martinez
  • T:Len Kasmerski
  • B:Rozamund Barclay
  • O:Rozamund Barclay

Mana Strike

Papa Clem  – Kirkela

3YO Gelding

  • J:Leslie Mawing
  • T:Frank Lucarelli
  • B:Bar C Racing Stables Inc
  • O:David P. Taylor, Jr.


Coast Guard  – Marquet Formula

3YO Colt

  • J:Kyle Frey
  • T:Jeff Bonde
  • B:Jean M. G. Welch
  • O:Klein, Alan Phillip, Lebherz, Philip and Meister, Richard

Oscar Dominguez (IRE)

Zoffany (IRE)  – American Queen (FR)

3YO Gelding

  • J:Julien Couton
  • T:Patrick Gallagher
  • B:Whisperview Trading Ltd
  • O:Day, Ronald and Fisher, Derrick

Kelly With a Twist

High Cotton  – Maddies' Reward

3YO Gelding

  • J:Abel Cedillo
  • T:Manuel Calvario
  • B:Whitehall Lane Farm, Inc.
  • O:Napoleon M. Lopez

Touched by Autism

Sierra Sunset  – Beau's Gem

3YO Colt

  • J:Frank T. Alvarado
  • T:Marcia Stortz
  • B:George Schmitt & Mary Clare Schmitt
  • O:Johnny Taboada


Gio Ponti  – Empiress

3YO Gelding

  • J:Alejandro Gomez
  • T:Reina E. Gonzalez
  • B:J. D. Squires & P. Frank Gardner
  • O:Bresciani, Al, Waterson, Cindy and Waterson, Tom

Go Long

Congrats  – Miss Fortunate

3YO Ridgling

  • J:Kent J. Desormeaux
  • T:J. Keith Desormeaux
  • B:Summer Wind Farm
  • O:Barrows, M., Brehm, E., Desormeaux, J., Fox, J. and Mitchell, R.
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