Academic Wins Canadian Derby at Northlands Park
Las Vegas, NV - The $200,000 Grade 3 Canadian Derby was contested at Northlands Park in Edmonton, Alberta on Saturday, August 16- a 1 3/8 miles test for older horses. Second betting choice - filly Academic bested the field of 10 males by an easy eight lengths. Witt Six finished second, 6 1/4 lenghts ahead of 29-1 shot Cowboys Don't Cry while Bodhisattva, even money favorite Blue Dancer, Aztec Key, Xtreme Denigray, Afleet In Time, Timeless Tale, Quality Lane, Centrefire and Purple Heaven completed the order of finish.
Canadian Derby Race Results & Payouts
Times in 5ths: :233 :473 1:123 1:391 2:052 2:182
Times in 100ths: :23.78 :47.66 1:12.66 1:39.26 2:05.56 2:18.49
Winning Trainer: Rycroft Tim | Owner: Bear's Stable LTD and Riversedge Racing Stables, Ltd.
|Unplaced horses listed in order of finish.|
|Also ran: Bodhisattva, Blue Dancer, Aztec Key, Xtreme Denigray, Afleet in Time, Timeless Tales, Quality Lane, Centrefire and Purple Heaven|
|$1 Pick 4 (7-4-5/6-1) 4 Correct Paid: $3,348.45 Pick 4 Pool $23,633.00 , $2 Triactor (1-5-4) Paid: $1,498.90, $2 Exactor (1-5) Paid: $65.60, $1 Superfecta (1-5-4-8) Paid: $10,010.75|