Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland Race Course Results
Las Vegas, NV - At Keeneland in Lexington, Kentucky Saturday, in the $750,000 Grade 1 Toyota Blue Grass Stakes, a full field of 14 were after 100 qualifying points toward the Kentucky Derby. 9-2 Java's War followed up an impressive second place finish in the Wood Memorial behind Verrazano with a victory by a neck to earn the 100 points. Java's War, in turn assured himself a starting spot in the Kentucky Derby May 4. Palace Malice, also sent off at 9-2 odds finished a very good second and earned 40 points on the Road to the Kentucky Derby while Charming Kitten, a 22-1 shot, was another neck back in third. Palm Beach Stakes winner Rydilluc, the 7-2 favorite, finished fourth. After Rydilluc came Fear the Kitten, Balance the Books, My Name is Michael, Channel Isle, Dynamic Sky, Uncaptured, Tesseron, West Hills Giant, Undrafted, and Footbridge.
Blue Grass Stakes Race Results & Payouts
Times In 5ths: :23 :48 1:12 1:37 1:50
Times In 100ths: :23.81 :48.04 1:12.76 1:37.29 1:50.27
Winning Trainer: McPeek Kenneth | Owner: Fipke Charles
Scratched: Divine Ambition
Unplaced Horses Listed In Order Of Finish.
Also Ran: Rydilluc, Fear The Kitten, Balance The Books, My Name Is Michael, Channel Isle, Dynamic Sky, Uncaptured, Tesseron, West Hills Giant, Undrafted And Footbridge
$2 Pick 3 (5-1-4) 3 Correct Paid: $746.80 Pick 3 Pool $215,478.00 , 50 CENT Pick 4 (5-5-1-4) 4 Correct Paid: $2,356.95 Pick 4 Pool $683,827.00 , $2 Daily Double (1-4) Paid: $29.20 Daily Double Pool $168,719.00 , $2 Exacta (4-5) Paid: $61.40, $2 Superfecta (4-5-8-13) Paid: $5,370.00, $2 Trifecta (4-5-8) Paid: $1,002.60