Race 8. Darley Alcibiades, Grade I For two-year-old fillies at 1 1/16 miles on dirt. Purse $400,000.
The Darley Alcibiades Stakes is a Breeders’ Cup Challenge race with the winner earning a berth in the Breeders’ Cup Tito’s Handmade Vodka Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (Grade I) to be run November 2 at Churchill Downs.
|1||Reflect||James Graham||J. Keith Desormeaux||12/1|
|2||Meadow Dance||Florent Geroux||Brad H. Cox||15/1|
|3||Restless Rider||Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.||Kenneth McPeek||3/1|
|4||My Wynter Rose||Cory Orm||Tommy Short||30/1|
|5||Kim K||Heriberto Figueroa||Peter Miller||12/1|
|6||Into Trouble||Jose Ortiz||Ben Colebrook||15/1|
|7||Boujie Girl||Geovanni Franco||Peter Miller||6/1|
|8||Lady T N T||Corey Lanerie||Joe Sharp||4/1|
|9||Catherinethegreat||Julien Leparoux||Mark Casse||5/1|
|10||Malocchio||John Velazquez||John Servis||12/1|
|11||Somewhere||Tyler Gaffalione||William Bradley||15/1|
|12||Abbo||Jevian Toledo||James Lawrence, II||30/1|
|13||Chocolate Kisses||Shaun Bridgmohan||Mark Casse||20/1|
|14||Bella Ciao||Luis Saez||Antonio Sano||15/1|
|15||Champagne Anyone||Chris Landeros||Ian Wilkes||30/1|
|16||Khairiya||Jack Gilligan||Michelle Lovell||30/1|
The Darley Alcibiades drew a full gate of 14 fillies with a pair of also eligibles.
Restless Rider won her debut race. She won the six-furlong Debutante Stakes June 30 at Churchill on June 30. She finished second in the finish second Sept. 1 in the seven-furlong Spinaway Stakes (Grade I) at Saratoga on September 1.
Catherinethegreat won the Schuylerville Stakes (Grade III) at Saratoga Race on July 20 at six furlongs. She ran ninth in the Spinaway after challenging for the lead to the top of the lane.
Lady T N T won her last two races. She broke her maiden going 5 1/2 at Saratoga, then winning against allowance fillies at Churchill going six furlongs. She has lots of speed and should be near the lead.
Into Trouble rallied from eighth to win the seven-furlong Arlington-Washington Lassie Stakes Sept. 8 at Arlington International Racecourse. She has won both of her races.
Chocolate Kisses broke her maiden around two turns on the turf at Saratoga in July, She ran third in the P.G. Johnson Stakes at Saratoga on August 30. She should find a spot on the board.
Our Top Three Picks:
- Restless Rider
- Lady T N T
- Into Trouble