2017 Madison Stakes – April 8th, 2017, 5:03 ET – Keeneland – Purse $300,000. For Fillies And Mares, Four Years Old And Upward. By subscription of $150 each, which should accompany the nomination or by Supplementary Nomination of $9,000 at time of entry (includes entry and starting fees). $1,500 to enter and an additional $1,500 to start, with $300,000 guaranteed, of which $180,000 to the owner of the winner, $60,000 to second, $30,000 to third, $15,000 to fourth, $9,000 to fifth and $6,000 to be divided equally among sixth through last. Weight: 123 Lbs. Non-winners of a Grade I stakes since November 3 allowed 3 Lbs.; a Grade I or Grade II since October 7 or $60,000 in 2017, 5 Lbs. The maximum number of starters for the Madison will be limited to fourteen. In the event that more than fourteen fillies or mares pass the entry box, the fourteen starters will be determined at that time with preference given to graded stakes winners (in order I-II-III), then highest 2016-2017 earnings. Failure to draw into the race cancels all fees. Starters to be named through the entry box by the usual time of closing. Keeneland will present a trophy cup to the winning owner. A silver julep cup will be presented to the winning trainer and jockey. Closed Wednesday, March 22, 2017 with 20 nominations. Seven Furlongs.
|Paid Up Subscriber (KY)||5/M||J Rosario||118||C C Brown||5/1|
|Clothes Fall Off (KY)||5/M||J R Leparoux||120||K P McLaughlin||4/1|
|Kathballu (KY)||5/M||C Hill||120||K G McPeek||12/1|
|Constellation (KY)||4/F||D R Flores||123||J Hollendorfer||4/1|
|High Ridge Road (KY)||5/M||H Karamanos||120||L Rice||7/2|
|Paulassilverlining (KY)||5/M||J L Ortiz||118||C C Brown||3/1|
|Wheatfield (LA)||5/M||E S Prado||118||D Pish||12/1|
|Ponder Lea (KY)||5/M||F Geroux||118||R Baltas||15/1|
|Mines and Magic (KY)||4/F||R Albarado||118||V H Oliver||20/1|
1st – 4 Constellation
2nd – 5 High Ridge Rd
3rd – 1 Paid Up Subscriber
4th – 6 Paulassilverlining
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