Gold Cup at Santa Anita S. (G1)

Race 9 at Santa Anita Park on June 25, 2016

  • Grade I
  • 1 1/4 miles
  • Dirt
  • $500,000
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:59.79
Payoffs
7   Melatonin $5.60 $4.00 $3.00
5   Win the Space $24.80 $9.40
3   Hard Aces $5.00
$2 Exacta (7-5) $133.60
$2 Trifecta (7-5-3) $788.80
$2 Superfecta (7-5-3-6) $3,780.60
Order of Finish
1

Melatonin

Kodiak Kowboy  – Yanquee Reign

5YO Gelding

$300,000
  • J:Joseph Talamo
  • T:David E. Hofmans
  • B:S. D Brilie LP
  • O:Tarabilla Farms, Inc.
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Kodiak Kowboy , Bay, 2005. Lifetime: 121 yearlings sold, median $10,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Yankee Victor , Dark Bay or Brown, 1996.
  • Sale History: 2012 KEESEP, $20,000; 2013 BARJAN, $15,000.
2

Win the Space

Pulpit  – Teamgeist (ARG)

4YO Colt

$100,000
  • J:Gary L. Stevens
  • T:George Papaprodromou
  • B:Spendthrift Farm LLC
  • O:Kretz Racing LLC
  • Margin:¾
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Pulpit , Bay, 1994. Lifetime: 395 yearlings sold, median $150,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Mutakddim , Chestnut, 1991.
  • Sale History: 2013 KEESEP, $65,000; 2014 FTFMAR, $360,000.
3

Hard Aces

Hard Spun  – All in With Aces

6YO Horse

$60,000
  • J:Santiago Gonzalez
  • T:John W. Sadler
  • B:Dreamchaser Thorobreds
  • O:Hronis Racing LLC
  • Margin:nose
  • TrueNicks: A+
  • Sire: Hard Spun , Bay, 2004. Lifetime: 527 yearlings sold, median $52,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Quiet American , Bay, 1986.
4

5YO Horse

$30,000
  • J:Mike E. Smith
  • T:Bob Baffert
  • B:Betz/D.J. Stable/Kidder/J. Betz/Robenalt
  • O:Watson, Karl, Pegram, Michael E. and Weitman, Paul
5

Imperative

Bernardini  – Call Her

6YO Gelding

$10,000
  • J:Rafael Bejarano
  • T:Richard Baltas
  • B:Glencrest Farm LLC & Darley
  • O:J K Racing Stable
6

Lieutenant Colonel

Colonel John  – Lovely View

4YO Gelding

$345
  • J:Martin Garcia
  • T:Jerry Hollendorfer
  • B:Phil Owens
  • O:Clarke, Harvey A. and Braverman, Paul
7

Second Summer

Summer Bird  – Greenstreet

4YO Gelding

$345
  • J:Mario Gutierrez
  • T:Peter Eurton
  • B:Richard Shultz
  • O:Alesia, Sharon, Ciaglia Racing LLC, Ferrell, Marc C. and Slam Dunk Racing
8

Bal a Bali (BRZ)

Put It Back  – In My Side (BRZ)

6YO Horse

$345
  • J:Flavien Prat
  • T:Richard E. Mandella
  • B:Haras Santa Maria de Araras
  • O:Fox Hill Farms, Inc. and Siena Farm LLC
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