2016 Cigar Mile Handicap – November 26th, 2016, 4:20 ET – Aqueduct – Purse $500,000. A Handicap For Three Year Olds And Upward. By subscription of $500 each which should accompany the nomination; $3,500 to pass the entry box and an additional $4,000 to start. For horses not originally nominated, a supplemental nomination payment of $5,000 along with the entry and starting fees may be made at any time prior to the publication of weights. NYRA will offer a guaranteed purse of $500,000. If any Breeders’ Cup winner were to start in the Cigar Mile the purse for that horse would increase to $1,000,000. If any Grade One winner were to start in the Cigar Mile the purse for that horse would increase to $750,000. The purse to be divided 60% to the winner, 20% to second, 10% to third, 5 to fourth, 3% to fifth and 2% divided equally among the remaining finishers. Trophies will be presented to the winning owner, trainer and jockey. Closed Saturday, November 12, 2016 with 15 Nominations. One Mile.
|Anchor Down (KY)||5/R||J L Ortiz||121||T A Pletcher||2/1|
|Economic Model (KY)||3/C||J Rosario||116||C C Brown||6/1|
|Realm (VA)||3/G||P Lopez||114||B Tagg||20/1|
|Mylute (KY)||6/H||E Cancel||114||R E Nicks||30/1|
|Ocean Knight (KY)||4/C||J R Velazquez||119||K P McLaughlin||10/1|
|Tale of S’avall (KY)||3/C||M Franco||114||B Tagg||20/1|
|Connect (KY)||3/C||J Castellano||118||C C Brown||5/2|
|War Story (KY)||4/G||A A Gallardo||116||M Serey, Jr.||50/1|
|Threefiveindia (KY)||3/C||I Ortiz, Jr.||116||C C Brown||6/1|
|Divining Rod (KY)||4/C||D Centeno||119||A Delacour||8/1|
1st – 7 Connect
2nd – 9 Threefiveindia
3rd – 1 Anchor Down
4th – 2 Economic Model
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