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Whitney Stakes (Grade 1) (4yo+) (Main Track) (Dirt) Racecard

  • Channel: SKY
  • Distance: 1m 1f
  • Going: Fast
Runners
6

Type
All Weather

Surface
Dirt

Selection

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No.(Draw)
Runner
Best Odds
1
(1)
Americanrevolution silk
Americanrevolution
J: Luis Saez
T: Todd Pletcher
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 4 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (29%)
Won last year's G1 Cigar Mile at Aqueduct; 2nd to Olympiad in 1m1f Stephen Foster latest
24-113
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: -
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 22 Chu Churchill Downs 9f Fs G2 8-7 2/7 Olympiad (2¼L) 37/10 - 115
4 Jun 22 Chu Churchill Downs 9f Fs L 8-11 4/7 Dynamic One (3L) 11/10F - -
4 Dec 21 Aqu Aqueduct 8f Fs HcG1 8-5 1/8 Following Sea (½L) 11/4F - 115
30 Oct 21 Blm Belmont Park 9f S 8-8 1/8 Wild Banker (12L) 4/9F - -
25 Sep 21 Prx Parx 9f Fs 3yG1 8-10 3/8 Hot Rod Charlie (6¾L) 84/10 - 107
27 Aug 21 Sar Saratoga 9f Fs 3y 8-12 1/8 Bobby Bo (5L) 7/10F - -
2
(2)
Hot Rod Charlie silk
BF
Hot Rod Charlie b
J: Flavien Prat
T: Doug O'Neill
BF
Beaten Favourite - Losing favourite last time out
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 7 wins from 16 in the last 14 days (44%)
Cold Recent Form Trainer - 0 wins from 12 in the last 14 days (0%)
First past post in two G1s last year; 2nd on last two goes; refitted blinkers may help him
221-24
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: -
Days: 49
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
18 Jun 22 Mon Monmouth Park 8f Fs G3 8-12 2/5 Mind Control (hd) 30/100F - 120
26 Mar 22 Mey Meydan 10f Fs G1 9-0 t 2/10 Country Grammer (1¾L) 4/1 122 120
4 Feb 22 Mey Meydan 9.5f Fs G2 8-13 t 1/12 Al Nefud (5¼L) 8/15F 122 120
26 Dec 21 Sna Santa Anita 8.5f Fs G2 8-11 2/7 Express Train (nse) 1/5F - 121
7 Nov 21 Dma Del Mar 10f Fs G1 8-10 b 4/8 Knicks Go (4½L) 16/5 - 120
25 Sep 21 Prx Parx 9f Fs 3yG1 8-12 1/8 Midnight Bourbon (2¼L) 9/10F - 123
3
(3)
Zoomer silk
Zoomer
J: Joel Rosario
T: Mark Casse
Hot Recent Form Jockey - 5 wins from 18 in the last 14 days (28%)
Claimed for $50,000 when winning over C&D latest; the time of that race was good
153211
Age: 6
Weight: 8-6
OR: -
Days: 20
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
17 Jul 22 Sar Saratoga 9f Fs 8-13 1/6 Two Thirty Five (7L) 14/5 - -
7 May 22 Blm Belmont Park 8f S G3 8-6 3/5 Cody's Wish (11½L) 57/10 - -
30 Apr 21 Blm Belmont Park 11f Fs L 8-6 4/6 Musical Heart (11L) 5/1 - 85
7 Jun 20 Blm Belmont Park 6.5f Fs 8-13 3/9 Won And Done (1L) 39/20F - -
4
(4)
Olympiad silk
Olympiad
J: Junior Alvarado
T: William Mott
Distance Specialist - 4 wins from 4 starts at this distance (100%)
Going Specialist - 6 wins from 9 starts on this ground (67%)
5-5 in two-turn races; top-class time in 1m1f Grade 2 Stephen Foster at Churchill latest
11111-
Age: 4
Weight: 8-10
OR: -
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 22 Chu Churchill Downs 9f Fs G2 8-12 1/7 Americanrevolution (2¼L) 6/4F - 125
6 May 22 Chu Churchill Downs 8.5f Fs G2 8-8 1/7 Happy Saver (2½L) 9/10F - -
26 Mar 22 Fgr Fair Grounds 9f Fs G2 8-10 1/6 Proxy (2L) 3/5F - 121
19 Feb 22 Fgr Fair Grounds 8.5f Fs G3 8-6 1/8 Silver Prospector (2¼L) EvensF - 110
4 Dec 21 Aqu Aqueduct 8f Fs HcG1 8-3 4/8 Americanrevolution (4½L) 96/10 - 103
14 Oct 21 Kee Keeneland 7f Fs 8-6 1/10 Milliken (½L) 9/10F - -
5
(5)
Happy Saver silk
Happy Saver
J: John R Velazquez
T: Todd Pletcher
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 4 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (29%)
1m2f G1 winner; two fine second-place finishes over 1m/8.5f this term inc behind Olympiad
22-223
Age: 5
Weight: 8-6
OR: -
Days: 56
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
11 Jun 22 Blm Belmont Park 8f Fs HcG1 8-10 2/5 Flightline (6L) 32/5 - 114
6 May 22 Chu Churchill Downs 8.5f Fs G2 8-6 2/7 Olympiad (2½L) 37/10 - -
26 Nov 21 Chu Churchill Downs 9f Fs G1 8-9 2/8 Maxfield (½L) 121/10 - 121
4 Sep 21 Sar Saratoga 10f Fs G1 9-0 2/6 Max Player (4L) 21/10 - 112
3 Jul 21 Blm Belmont Park 10f S G2 8-12 3/6 Max Player (2¾L) 8/5 - 111
28 May 21 Blm Belmont Park 8f Fs 8-6 1/5 Top Seed (1L) 9/20F - -
6
(6)
Life Is Good silk
Life Is Good
J: Irad Ortiz Jr
T: Todd Pletcher
Going Specialist - 6 wins from 8 starts on this ground (75%)
Hot Recent Form Trainer - 4 wins from 14 in the last 14 days (29%)
Superb front-runner; two Grade 1 wins up to this trip; as good as ever latest
141-11
Age: 4
Weight: 8-12
OR: -
Days: 35
Date Course Race Type Weight Pos 1st/2nd SP OR RPR
2 Jul 22 Blm Belmont Park 7f Fs G2 8-12 1/4 Speaker's Corner (5L) 1/5F - 130
26 Mar 22 Mey Meydan 10f Fs G1 9-0 4/10 Country Grammer (2¼L) 8/13F 124 119
29 Jan 22 Gul Gulfstream Park 9f Fs G1 8-11 1/9 Knicks Go (3¼L) 4/5F - 131
6 Nov 21 Dma Del Mar 8f Fs G1 8-11 1/8 Ginobili (5¾L) 7/10F - 125
25 Sep 21 Blm Belmont Park 8f Fs HcG2 8-7 1/4 Fort Peck (5½L) 1/20F - 110
28 Aug 21 Sar Saratoga 7f Fs 3yG1 8-10 2/6 Jackie's Warrior (nk) 19/20F - 119
Verdict

Life Is Good will likely be favourite but if OLYMPIAD backs up the level of his latest success, he could prove best.

Verdict silk image
Olympiad

Betting Forecast:

5/4 Life Is Good,

2/1 Olympiad,

11/2 Hot Rod Charlie,

9/1 Americanrevolution,

10/1 Happy Saver,

50/1 Zoomer

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