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$150,000 Pocahontas (GII)

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$150,000 Pocahontas (GII)


Also Ran:

  • 3 - Milam,
  • 5 - Harlan's Special
  • 2 - Elena Strikes
  • 7 - Redheaded Witch
  • 6 - Nevada Deputy
Wager TypeWinning NumbersPaid
Daily Double5-1$41.60
Pick 32-5-1$100.00

Churchill Downs Today Sat, Sep 7, 2013


ArlingtonJackpot High-5$4,015.00
ArlingtonPick 6$1,650.00

Jill Byrne's Handicapping

  • Race 1 1/1a-5-4

    Sister Genevra (1) and Sweetonrich (1a) make a tough entry on the class drop against this field. Two Steppin’ Tango (5) steps up today but has the pace to be a factor. Issheit (4) is in good form . JILL’S SELECTIONS – 1/1a-5-4

  • Race 2 2-5-1

    Midnight Flute (2) is consistent and should get a perfect stalking trip. Flattering Touch (5) looks strong if she can transfer her form to the dirt track. Forbidden (1) tries a distance of ground for the first time and never runs a bad race. JILL’S SELECTIONS – 2-5-1

  • Race 3 8-7-3

    Well Mannered (8) ran well in both starts and fits well here drawn to the outside. Blockade Runner (7) is a debut runner with strong workouts for a sharp stable. Little Jimmy (3) returns from a layoff on the class drop and showed speed in his only try. JILL’S SELECTIONS – 8-7-3

  • Race 4 2-7-4

    Richies Party Girl (2) is proven on the turf against good company and gets a slight edge here. Mystical Magic (7) ran well in his debut and can improve off that. Sandbar (4) should like the turf course and has been working well for this. JILL’S SELECTIONS – 2-7-4

  • Race 5 5-3-10

    Harry’s Holiday (5) shows a series of good works for his debut for a top juvenile barn. Trending (3) has trained well for his first start for top connections. Classified (10) is another debut runner with flashy morning drills . JILL’S SELECTIONS – 5-3-10

  • Race 6 2-1-8

    The G-2 Pocahontas attracts a contentious field with the Pletcher trained Elena Strikes (2) as the tepid top choice. She ran well in both efforts and has the pedigree to improve at the added distance. Untapable (1) has trained very well since her debut win locally and like the top pick is bred to like the two turns. Stonetastic (8) impressed in her only start and has trained sharply since. JILL’S SELECTIONS – 2-1-8

  • Race 7 4-10-9

    The G-3 Iroquois lines up a deep field of hopefuls. Tapiture (4) is a maiden but chased the eventual G-1 Hopeful winner in his debut and can improve off that effort. He should relish the two turns. Smart Cover (10) has proven he can handle the distance and has worked well for this. Ride On Curlin (9) has earned large numbers in his races and looks to be working well . He has a strong pedigree and speed to be in a good spot throughout. JILL’S SELECTIONS -4-10-9

  • Race 8 4-5-2

    The Locust Grove attracts some Churchill specialists headed by Flashy American (4). She is proven against top company, in good form and proven at these conditions. Wine Princess (5) adds blinkers and is working very well for her return to the course she has had the most success. JILL’S SELECTIONS -4-5-2

  • Race 9 5-1-3

    The G-3 Ack Ack is another well matched field of runners with solid credentials. Taptowne (5) is consistent and proven against similar company and looks to get a good trip under Borel. Brethren (1) looks to be rounding back to his best form and is a course winner. Pants O Fire (3) has faced some strong fields and looked good in his latest victory. JILL’S SELECTIONS- 5-1-3

  • Race 10 9-5-6

    Daddy’s Memory (9) has worked well for her debut and is well drawn near the outside. Tepin (5) is working sharply for her first start and adds to the depth of intriguing fillies in here. Jubilant Vision (6) hails from the powerful Asmussen stable with good workouts. JILL’S SELECTIONS – 9-5-6

  • Race 11 12-4-7-2-6

    Dobra Historia (12) is just one of a multitude of strong looking debut runners in the finale. He gets the edge with his works, pedigree and outside post. Splendid Saturday (4) and Hidden Hand (7) have trained well locally for a top stable. Culprit (2) and Wry (6) look strong in the top five. JILL’S SELECTIONS- 12-3-7-2-6