Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands Earnings by Horses in Graded Stakes Races

Apr 19, 2009

The $2 million guaranteed Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (Grade I) is scheduled for Saturday, May 2 at Churchill Downs.  The race is restricted to 20 starters with preference given to horses with the highest earnings in graded stakes races.
Rank    Horse                 Trainer                     Owner       Graded Earnings      
1    Regal Ransom    bin Suroor, Saeed    Godolphin    $1,250,000      
2    Pioneerof the Nile    Baffert, Bob    Zayat Stables LLC    $1,193,250      
3    Square Eddie    O'Neill, Doug    J. Paul Reddam    $804,981      
4    I Want Revenge    Mullins, Jeff    Lanzman, IEAH St., Puglisi Racing    $774,000      
5    Papa Clem    Stute, Gary    Bo Hirsch    $760,000      
6    Desert Party    bin Suroor, Saeed    Godolphin    $641,667      
7    Quality Road    Jerkens, James    Edward P. Evans    $600,000      
8    General Quarters    McCarthy, Tom    Tom McCarthy    $595,645      
9    Friesan Fire    Jones, J. Larry    Vinery & Fox Hill Farms    $570,465      
10    Musket Man    Ryan, Derek    Eric, Vic & Carlson Fein    $485,000      
11    Hold Me Back    Mott, Bill    WinStar Farm, LLC    $438,000      
12    West Side Bernie    Breen, Kelly    Lori and George Hall    $385,160      
13    Chocolate Candy    Hollendorfer, Jerry    Sid and Jenny Craig Trust    $370,000      
14    Win Willy    Robertson, McLean    Jer-Mar Stable, LLC    $230,000      
15    Advice    Pletcher, Todd    WinStar Farm, LLC    $206,845      
16    Giant Oak    Block, Chris    Virginia H. Tarra Trust    $169,256      
17    Dunkirk    Pletcher, Todd    Magnier, Tabor & Smith    $150,000      
18    Mine That Bird    Woolley, Bennie     Double Eagle Rch, Bueno Suerte E.    $138,705      
19    Flying Private    Lukas, D. Wayne    Grand Slam Farm, LLC    $124,000      
20    Mr. Hot Stuff    Harty, Eoin    WinStar Farm, LLC    $114,000      

21    Summer Bird    Ice, Tim    K.K. & V.D. Jayaraman    $100,000      
22    Join in the Dance    Pletcher, Todd    Jake Ballis, Rashard Lewis, et al    $90,000      
23    Take the Points    Pletcher, Todd    Starlight Partners    $85,000      
24    Atomic Rain    Breen, Kelly    Lori and George Hall    $77,500      
25    Just a Coincidence    Zito, Nick    Robert LaPenta    $75,000      
26    Conservative    McGaughey, Shug    Phipps Stable    $60,000      
27    Nowhere to Hide    Zito, Nick    My Meadowview Farms    $55,500      
28    Feisty Suances    Vienna, Darrell    Red Baron's Barn, LLC    $55,000      
29    Bear's Rocket    Baker, Reade    Bear Stables, Ltd.    $36,000      
30    Flat Out    Dickey, Charles    Oxbow Racing    $32,500      
31    Poltergeist    VonHemel, Donnie K.    Kindred Thoroughbreds, LLC    $30,000      
32    Masala    Pletcher, Todd    Peachtree Stable    $27,500      
33    Mr. Fantasy    McLaughlin, Kiaran    West Point Thoroughbreds, et al    $25,000      
34    Rendezvous    Hollendorfer, Jerry    Hollendorfer, Todaro, Team Green    $24,000      
35    Jeranimo    Pender, Michael    B.J. Wright    $24,000      
36    Patena    Dutrow, Rick    IEAH Stables    $20,000      
37    Brave Victory    Zito, Nick    Robert LaPenta    $12,333      
38    Al Khali    Pletcher, Todd    WinStar Farm, LLC    $5,000      
39    Perfect Song    Trombetta, Michael    Robert Verratti    $5,000      
40    Mythical Power    Baffert, Bob    Peachtree Stable    $0     

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