Roy H Wins the Palos Verdes Stakes(GII) at Santa Anita

Race 9. Palos Verdes Stakes, (GII). For four-year-old and up at 6 furlongs on dirt. Purse $200,000.  

Six older horses will attempt to out run Roy H in the $200,000 Palos Verdes Stakes (GII). Roy H, the Eclipse Award-winning sprinter for 2017 and finalist for 2018 and back-to-back winner of the Breeders’ Cup Sprint, will launch his 2019 campaign in the same way as he did in 2018, favored to win the Palos Verdes Stakes.

Entries:

PP Horse Jockey Trainer M/L
1 Touched by Autism Geovanni Franco Marcia Stortz 20/1
2 Distinctive B Drayden Van Dyke Peter Miller SCR
3 Kanthaka Flavien Prat Jerry Hollendorfer 4/1
4 St. Joe Bay Tyler Baze John W. Sadler 6/1
5 Conquest Tsunami Joel Rosario Peter Miller 5/1
6 Awesome Anywhere Mike E. Smith Jerry Hollendorfer 8/1
7 Roy H Paco Lopez Peter Miller 4/5

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Horse Win Place Show
Roy H 2.60 2.10 2.10
Kanthaka 4.20 3.00
Conquest Tsunami 5.00

Awesome Anywhere ran fourth.

Running time –1:08.89

Roy H went as the 1/5 favorite.

Our Top Three Picks

Roy H

Kanthaka

St. Joe Bay

 

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