2016 Santa Anita Derby – April 9th, 2016, 3:45 PT – Santa Anita Park – Purse $1,000,000. For Three-Year-Olds. By subscription of $500 each to accompany the nomination (EARLY BIRD) on or before Sunday, December, 27, 2015 (closed with 93). Early Bird nominees to the Santa Anita Derby are automatically eligible to, the Sham Stakes (Grade III),the Robert B. Lewis Stakes (Grade III), and the San Felipe Stakes (GradeI II) with nomination and starting fees waived to those stakes. Regular nominations close Saturday, March 26, 2016 by payment of $2,500 each, closed with 4. Supplementary nominations are due at time of entry, by payment of $20,000. All horses shall pay $5,000 to enter and $10,000 to start, with $1,000,000 guaranteed. The winner to receive $600,000 PLUS 100 KENTUCKY DERBY POINTS, $200,000 to second (40 KY DERBY POINTS), $120,000tothird (20 KY DERBY POINTS), $50,000 to fourth (10 KY DERBY POINTS) , $20,000 to fifth and $10,000 to sixth. 124 Lbs. A trophy will be presented to the winning owner. One And One Eighth Miles.
|1||Denman’s Call (KY)||3/G||R Bejarano||124||D F O’Neill||15/1|
|2||Exaggerator (KY)||3/C||K J Desormeaux||124||J K Desormeaux||4/1|
|3||Danzing Candy (KY)||3/C||M E Smith||124||C W Sise, Jr.||9/5|
|4||Mor Spirit (PA)||3/R||G L Stevens||124||B Baffert||8/5|
|5||Smokey Image (CA)||3/C||V Espinoza||124||C Gaines||15/1|
|6||Iron Rob (FL)||3/C||S Elliott||124||G Papaprodromou||12/1|
|SCR||Dressed in Hermes (KY)||———————Scratched———————|
|7||Rare Candy (FL)||3/G||J Talamo||124||D E Hofmans||30/1|
|8||Diplodocus (KY)||3/C||T Baze||124||R Baltas||30/1|
|9||Uncle Lino (KY)||3/C||F H Perez||124||G Sherlock||20/1|
1st – 4 Mor Spirit
2nd – 3 Danzing Candy
3rd – 2 Exaggerator
4th – 1 Denman’s Call
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