San Juan Capistrano Invitational H. (G2T)

Race 10 at Santa Anita Park on April 18, 2010

  • Grade II
  • About 1 3/4 miles
  • Turf
  • $150,000
  • 4 yo's & up
  • 5:08 PM
  • 2:44.52
Order of Finish
1

Bourbon Bay

Sligo Bay (IRE)  – Coral Necklace

4YO

$90,000
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Neil D. Drysdale
  • B:Adena Springs
  • O:David & Jill Heerensperger
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: Sligo Bay (IRE) , Bay, 1998. Lifetime: 149 yearlings sold, median $5,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Conquistador Cielo , Bay, 1979.
  • Sale History: 2007 KEESEP, $1,700.
2

Unusual Suspect

Unusual Heat  – Penpont (NZ)

6YO

$30,000
  • J:Alonso Quinonez
  • T:Barry Abrams
  • B:David Abrams
  • O:Barry or David or Dyan Abrams
  • Margin:¾
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Unusual Heat , Dark Bay or Brown, 1990. Lifetime: 119 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Crested Wave , Dark Bay or Brown, 1976.
3

Skellytown

Thunder Gulch  – Miss Dahlia

7YO

$18,000
  • J:Martin Garcia
  • T:Mike R. Mitchell
  • B:Madeleine A. Paulson & Diamond A Racing Corporation
  • O:Capen, Featherston, Miller, Et Al
4

Falcon Rock (IRE)

Hawk Wing  – Champaka (IRE)

5YO

$9,000
  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:Simon Callaghan
  • B:Barronstown Stud
  • O:Michael Tabor
5

Romp (ARG)

Incurable Optimist  – Stormy Secret (ARG)

6YO

$3,000
  • J:Joel Rosario
  • T:Kristin Mulhall
  • B:John T. Behrendt
  • O:Sisters in Racing & Siskin
6

Tap It Light

General Meeting  – Popular Opinion

6YO

  • J:Tyler Baze
  • T:Mike R. Mitchell
  • B:Paula Capestro & Rick Taylor
  • O:Anastasi or Capen or Ukegawa, Et Al
7

Yodelen Dan

Swiss Yodeler  – Domasco Danielle

7YO

  • J:Victor Espinoza
  • T:Kristin Mulhall
  • B:Mr. & Mrs. Larry D. Williams
  • O:Dimitri & Visionary Racing
8

Muhannak (IRE)

Chester House  – Opera (GB)

6YO

  • J:Brice Blanc
  • T:Ben D. A. Cecil
  • B:Mount Coote Stud
  • O:Richard Pegum
9

Princess Taylor (GB)

Singspiel (IRE)  – Tapas En Bal (FR)

6YO

  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:Dermot K. Weld
  • B:Blenheim Bloodstock
  • O:Ann Marie Lambe
10

Stalingrad

Glitterman  – Formeredith

6YO

  • J:David Romero Flores
  • T:James M. Cassidy
  • B:Richard Kaster, Nathan Fox & John Kuehl
  • O:Barry K. Schwartz
SCR
SCR
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • Noor at Belmont Park

    Look Back: Noor Edges Citation in San Juan Capistrano

    During the years that Webb Everett has been making weights for the Santa Anita Handicap, the closeness of the finishes has made him look like a man whose foresight closely matches his hindsight.

  • Interaction wins the San Juan Capistrano Handicap.

    Interaction Gives McAnally Third 'Capistrano

    Thirty-three years after his first victory in the San Juan Capistrano Handicap (gr. IIT), Hall of Fame trainer Ron McAnally did it again April 21 with late-running Interaction on closing day of the Santa Anita Park meet.

  • Sky Kingdom won the Tokyo City Cup last month on the dirt.

    Sky Kingdom Tries Turf in San Juan Capistrano

    Sky Kingdom showed his staying ability with an easy win in the Tokyo City Cup last month, so now's the time to find out if he can transfer that same success to the turf in the $150,000 San Juan Capistrano Handicap April 21.

  • Bullet Breeze for Nonios at Hollywood

    On a light day for workouts by horses pointing to the Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park, Nonios turned some heads with a bullet five-furlong breeze at Betfair Hollywood Park Oct. 24.

  • Turbo Compressor won the United Nations at Monmouth Park July 7.

    BC Turf Qualifiers to Try Santa Anita Course

    Turbo Compressor and Casino Host, both qualifiers for the Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IT) later this fall, will take a test spin over the Santa Anita Park course in the $150,000 John Henry Turf Championship (gr. IIT) Sept. 30.

  • Dhaamer wins the Sunset Handicap.

    For Ailing Mitchell, Dhaamer Brightens Sunset

    Trainer Mike Mitchell, who had surgery to remove a tumor from his brain late last month, was on hand as odds-on Dhaamer turned the closing-day Sunset Handicap (gr. IIIT) into a romp at Betfair Hollywood Park July 15.

  • Dhaamer won the May 13 Round Table Stakes by 4 1/2 lengths.

    Dhaamer Chasing Grade in Closing Day Sunset

    Following his first United States victory for trainer Mike Mitchell, Dhaamer goes for his initial graded win in the $100,000 Sunset Handicap (gr. IIIT) on the turf July 15 at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Bourbon Bay wins the San Juan Capistrano.

    Bourbon Bay Surges in San Juan Capistrano

    The longest race at Santa Anita Park, the closing day San Juan Capistrano Handicap (gr. IIT), was settled by about an inch when Bourbon Bay came from far out of it at the quarter pole to tag Eagle Poise at the wire.

  • Bourbon Bay faces 5 in the San Juan Capistrano Handicap.

    Bourbon Bay Pick in San Juan Capistrano

    Bourbon Bay will start as an overwhelming favorite in the marathon $150,000 San Juan Capistrano Handicap (gr. IIT) as the curtain comes down on Santa Anita Park for the 75th season April 22.

  • Sanagas won the Hollywood Turf Cup by 3 1/4 lengths last November.

    Sanagas Runs for New Owners in San Marcos

    Sanagas, a dominating 3 1/4-length winner of the Hollywood Turf Cup (gr. I) last November, returns to action for new connections in the $150,000 San Marcos Stakes (gr. IIT) Feb. 11 at Santa Anita.

  • Sanagas and Rajiv Maragh take the Hollywood Turf Cup.

    Sanagas Crushes Hollywood Turf Cup

    Favored Sanagas joined the ranks of grade I winners with a dominating triumph for trainer Graham Motion in the $250,000 Hollywood Turf Cup at Hollywood Park Nov. 19.

  • Norvsky faces 6 in the Hollywood Turf Cup.

    Hollywood Turf Cup Up For Grabs

    There is no standout in the grade I Turf Cup, but Norvsky, Bourbon Bay, Falcon Rock, and Sanagas are all major contenders in the 1 1/2-mile race Nov. 19 at Hollywood Park.

  • Bourbon Bay

    Drysdale Duo Works for Hollywood Turf Cup

    Multiple graded stakes winner Bourbon Bay and dual grade I victor Miss Match worked seven furlongs on the Hollywood Park turf course the morning of Nov. 13 in preparation for the Nov. 19 Hollywood Turf Cup (gr. IT).

  • Bourbon Bay faces 7 in the Northern Dancer Turf.

    Northern Dancer Turf Ripe for the Taking

    California shipper Bourbon Bay and European invader Wigmore Hall are among eight older horses entered in a wide-open edition of the $500,000 Northern Dancer Turf presented by VTech (Can-IT) Sept. 18 at Woodbine.

  • Celtic New Year wins the Del Mar Handicap.

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    Celtic New Year Rings in Breeders' Cup Berth

    Celtic New Year, coming from off the pace, got through an opening in the stretch and held off heavy favorite Bourbon Bay and Imponente Purse in a tight finish in the $200,000 Del Mar Handicap (gr. IIT) on the turf Aug. 28.

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