Results for Graded Stake Races at Mountaineer Casino & Resort on August 4

Race 7. West  Virginia Governor’s Stakes, Grade III. For three -year-old and up at 1 1/16 miles on dirt. Purse $200,000.

PP Horse Jockey Trainer M/L
1 Secret Passage David Cohen Robertino Diodoro SCR
2 Rated R Superstar Luis Quinones Kenneth McPeek SCR
3 Leofric Florent Geroux Brad Cox 6/1
4 Great Emperor Irwin Rosendo Mikhail Yanakov SCR
5 Hawaakom Robby Albarado Wesley Hawley 5/2
6 Imperative Scott Spieth Jeffrey  Radosevich 6/1
7 Matrooh Santo Sanjur Cipriano Contreras 7/2
8 Term of Art Julien Leparoux Brad Cox 10/1
9 Rocky Tough Flavien Prat Thomas Amoss SCR

Leofric went gate -to-wire. Imperative ran fourth followed by Hawaakom.

$2 Wager Paid:

Horse Win Place
Leofric $4.20 $2.60
Term of Art $5.00

No Show betting.

Our Top Three Picks:

  • Hawaakom
  • Leofric
  • Imperative

Race 8. West Virginia Derby, Grade III.  For three-year-old at 1 1/8 miles on dirt. Purse $500,000.

PP Horse Jockey Trainer M/L
1 Lionite David Cabrera Steve Asmussen 6/1
2 Draft Pick Joseph Talamo Peter Eurton 3/1
3 Caloric Ricardo Mejias Odin Londono, Jr. 50/1
4 King Cause Julien Leparoux Doug O’Neill 15/1
5 Once On Whiskey Flavien Prat Bob Baffert 5/2
6 Rugbyman Jorge Vargas, Jr. H. Graham Motion 8/1
7 Pamir Luis Quinones Pavel Vashchenko 30/1
8 Mr Freeze Robby Albarado Dale  Romans 9/2
9 High North Florent Geroux Brad Cox 4/1

Mr Freeze set the pace and went gate to wire. He won under a hand ride by 8 lengths. Lionite ran fourth followed by Once On Whiskey.

Mr Freeze’s current racing record for 4 starts is 3-1-0 with earnings of $434,400.  currently

$2 Wager Paid:

Horse Win Place Show
Mr Freeze $15.20 $6.60 $4.20
Draft Pick $4.40 $3.00
High North $3.80

Running time – 1:47.95.

Our Top Three Picks:

    • Draft Pick
    • Once On Whiskey
    • Rugbyman




Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *