Yellow Ribbon Stakes

The Yellow Ribbon Stakes is a Grade I race for thoroughbred fillies and mares aged three-years-old and upwards. It is raced during the Oak Tree Racing Association meeting at Santa Anita Park in late September / early October. It is a major prep race for the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf and is contested over a distance of 1-1/4 miles (2,000 meters) on the turf.

Part of the Breeders' Cup Challenge series, the winner of the 2008 Yellow Ribbon Stakes automatically qualifies for the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf. Inaugurated in 1977, it was an Invitational through 1995. The name for the race was the idea of Oak Tree Founding Director Louis R. Rowan and is taken from the wartime song: "Tie a Yellow Ribbon 'Round the Old Oak Tree."

Santa Anita Park Graded Stakes Races

Stakes Race Grade Purse
Sir Beaufort Stakes II $150,000
Malibu Stakes I $300,000
La Brea Stakes I $300,000
Robert J. Frankel Stakes II $150,000
Monrovia Handicap III $100,000
San Pasqual Stakes II $150,000
Sham Stakes III $100,000
Daytona Stakes III $100,000
San Fernando Stakes II $150,000
Santa Ynez Stakes II $150,000
San Gabriel Stakes II $150,000
Palos Verdes Stakes II $150,000
La Cañada Stakes II $150,000
Santa Monica Stakes I $300,000
Santa Ysabel Stakes III $100,000
Robert B. Lewis Stakes II $200,000
Strub Stakes II $200,000
Arcadia Stakes II $150,000
San Antonio Stakes II $200,000
San Marcos Stakes II $150,000
Santa Maria Stakes II $200,000
San Vicente Stakes II $150,000
Buena Vista Handicap II $150,000
San Carlos Handicap II $200,000
Las Virgenes Stakes I $250,000
Frank E. Kilroe Mile I $300,000
Santa Anita Handicap I $750,000
San Felipe Stakes II $300,000
Las Flores Stakes III $100,000
Santa Margarita Stakes I $300,000
San Luis Rey Stakes II $150,000
Tokyo City Cup III $100,000
Santa Ana Stakes II $150,000
Santa Anita Oaks I $300,000
Santa Anita Derby I $750,000
Potrero Grande Stakes II $150,000
Providencia Stakes III $150,000
Las Cienegas Handicap III $100,000
Santa Barbara Handicap II $150,000
San Simeon Handicap III $100,000
San Juan Capistrano Handicap II $150,000
Sen. Ken Maddy Stakes III $100,000
Yellow Ribbon Stakes I $250,000
Lady's Secret Stakes I $250,000
Goodwood Stakes I $250,000
Norfolk Stakes I $250,000
Oak Leaf Stakes I $250,000
Clement L. Hirsch Turf Championship II $150,000
Oak Tree Mile II $150,000
Ancient Title Stakes I $250,000
Morvich Handicap III $100,000
Oak Tree Derby II $150,000
Harold C. Ramser Sr. Stakes III $100,000
Las Palmas Stakes II $150,000
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OTB Schedule - Tuesday, Sep 27

Race Tracks Time (EST)
Australia A 11:08 PM
Australia B 11:18 PM
Australia C 11:40 PM
Daytona Beach Eve 7:27 PM
Dayton Raceway 2:03 PM
Finger Lakes 1:11 PM
Flamboro Downs 6:03 PM
Fort Erie 1:54 PM
Harrington Raceway 5:05 PM
Laurel Park 3:39 PM
Mohawk 7:34 PM
Monticello Raceway 12:55 PM
Mountaineer Park 7:01 PM
Northfield Park 6:10 PM
Palm Beach Mat 1:04 PM
Parx Racing 12:56 PM
Plainridge 1:09 PM
Pocono Downs 6:36 PM
Portland Meadows 3:03 PM
Presque Isle 5:26 PM
Rosecroft Raceway 6:41 PM
Wheeling Downs Mat 12:35 PM
Yonkers Raceway 1:01 PM
Zia Park 2:11 PM

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Breeders' Cup 2016
The world's top thoroughbreds are currently battling for starting spots for their share of $28 million in purses in the 2016 Breeders' Cup World Championships, November 4 and 5 at Santa Anita Park.

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