Two Indiana Grand Stakes on September 5

Race 8. Caesars Stakes. For three-year-old at one mile on turf. Purse $200,000.

Entries:

PP Horse Jockey Trainer M/L
1 Ego Trip Deshawn Parker Steve Asmussen 15/1
2 Nobrag Justfact Brian Hernandez, Jr. Eric Heitzmann 5/1
3 Curlin’s Honor Julien Leparoux Mark Casse 5/1
4 Factor This Florent Geroux Brad Cox 8/1
5 Mr Ritz Jose Valdivia, Jr. Josie Carroll 5/1
6 Untamed Domain Jorge Vargas, Jr. Graham Motion 5/2
7 Silent Citizen Albin Jimenez Efren Loza, Jr 8/1
8 Sniper Kitten Tyler Gaffalione Michael Maker 4/1

 

Untamed Domain completed a 2017 with a second place finish in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf at Del Mar. The son of Animal Kingdom comes to Indiana off a closing effort in the Secretariat Stakes at Arlington Park where he finished seventh. Untamed Domain has nearly a half-million in career earnings.

 

Curlin’s Honor finished fourth in his most recent outing at Canterbury Park in the $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby in late June. He has two wins and one second in five starts this season with more than $102,000 earnings in 2018.

 

Our Top Three Picks:

  • Curlin’s Honor
  • Sniper Kitten
  • Untamed Domain

 

Race 9. Indiana Grand Stakes. For three-year-old fillies at one mile on turf. Purse $200,000.

 

Entries:

 

PP Horse Jockey Trainer M/L
1 Drinks on Me Edgar Perez Cheryl Winebaugh 12/1
2 Beach Waltz Tyler Gaffalione Michael Maker 20/1
3 Beyond Blame Florent Geroux Brad Cox 5/2
4 In the Mood Jack Gilligan Stephen S. Sandy 30/1
5 Armoricaine Jorge Vargas, Jr. Graham Motion 8/1
6 Molecules Samuel Bermudez Scott Mullins 12/1
7 America’s Tale Fernando De La Cruz Bernard Flint 20/1
8 Dagney’s Warrior Jose Valdivia, Jr. Michael Tomlinson 8/1
9 Foxy Mischief Santo Sanjur Brandi Steele 30/1
10 High Tech Chris Landeros Ian Wilkes 20/1
11 Sirenusa Adam Beschizza Joe Sharp 2/1
12 Flurry Marcelino Pedroza Michael Lauer SCR
13 Savor the Moment Samuel Camacho, Jr. Victoria Oliver 12/1

 

The 10th running of the $200,000 Indiana Grand Stakes is a one mile turf event for three-year-old fillies. The 12 filly field of starters include Beyond Blame and Sirenusa.

 

Beyond Blame was a winner of the Regret Stakes, Grade III, at Churchill Downs on June 16. She has a 2018 record from starts of 3-2-0.

 

Sirenusa won the Ta Wee Stakes at Indiana Grand in mid-July. Her connections are hoping to add another stakes victory to her credentials. She won the Lady Canterbury Stakes at Canterbury Park on June 23. She has started only

five times and has a record of 4-1-0.

Flurry will scratch from the Indiana Grand Stakes since she competed in the Florence Henderson Stakes on September 4.

 

Our Top Three Picks:

  • Sirenusa
  • Beyond Blame
  • Armoricaine

 

 

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