Woodford Reserve Turf Classic at Churchill Downs Results
Las Vegas, NV - To absolutely nobody`s surprise, 3-5 favorite Wise Dan raced to a relatively easy 4 3/4 length victory in the $500,000 Grade 1 Woodford Reserve Turf Classic at Churchill Downs Saturday in the race that immediately preceded the Kentucky Derby. It was the reigning Horse of the Year`s sixth straight victory and his fifth Grade 1 score in his storied career. Optimizer, who contested the pace with Silver Max, was second by 1 3/4 lengths, with Middie coming up for third. Silver Max was followed by Bim Bam, Slim Shadey, and Jeranimo. Swift Warrior was scratched as was Point of Entry who was 7-5 on the morning line.
Woodford Reserve Turf Classic Race Results & Payouts
Times In 100ths: :23.93 :48.51 1:13.18 1:38.61 1:51.84
Winning Trainer: LoPresti Charles | Owner: Fink Morton
Scratched: Point Of Entry And Swift Warrior
Unplaced Horses Listed In Order Of Finish.
Also Ran: Silver Max, Bim Bam, Slim Shadey (GB) And Jeranimo
$2 Exacta (8-3) Paid: $12.80, $2 Trifecta (8-3-1) Paid: $139.60, $2 Superfecta (8-3-1-4) Paid: $519.60, $2 Daily Double (9-8) Paid: $9.80 Daily Double Pool $163,670.00 , $2 Pick 3 (6-9-8) 3 Correct Paid: $69.00 Pick 3 Pool $332,870.00 , $2 Consolation Pick 3 (6-9-9) Paid: $24.00