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Setsuko

Status:
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Bred:
Kentucky (USA) by Wertheimer and Frere
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What the Horse Racing Nation is saying about Setsuko...

Breeders’ Cup Classic winner Mucho Macho Man has been assigned top weight of 124 pounds for Saturday’s Grade I, $750,000 Santa Anita Handicap presented by San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino, with Classic runner-up and Eclipse Champion Will Take Charge assigned second-high weight of 123 pounds. Two-tim...Read More
Two-time Santa Anita Handicap runner-up Setsuko worked a mile for Richard Mandella in 1:39.60.
Come on boy!
Races on Jan 1st against Den's Legacy and Ever Rider.
The Native Diver was certainly all about the Hollendorfer barn. Not only did the trainer win the Native Diver for a second time – the previous came with Heatseeker (2007) – he also finished 2-3 as favored Hear the Ghost and Rousing Sermon completed the trifecta behind Blueskiesnrainbows.Read More
Setsuko, who was second in the Grade I Santa Anita Handicap in 2011 and 2012, will make his first start as a 6-year-old in Saturday's Native Diver at Betfair Hollywood Park.Read More
  • freshink · Wow! Looks like a very evenly matched field with all the top jocks! Can't wait to watch it. · 126 days ago ·
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  • gojro9 · i have a weanling filly that is out of Ghost Town KAT(ghostzapper) by Lucky Pulpit. so im thinking a Hear The Ghost/ Rousing Sermon exacta box. lol · 124 days ago ·
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The tradition of California-bred Thoroughbred runners is a grand one. Horses the ilk of Morvich, Bed o’ Roses, Determine, Swaps, T.V. Lark, Decidedly, Hill Rise, Native Diver, Quicken Tree, Ancient Title, Crystal Water, Flying Paster, Snow Chief, Best Pal, Free House, Tiznow, Lava Man and Acclamatio...Read More
Setsuko worked 5f in 1:02.60 (33/38) at Santa Anita on 10-25.
Setsuko, like the fabled Seabiscuit a two-time runner-up in the Santa Anita Handicap, worked four furlongs on Santa Anita’s main track Monday in 52.20 as he nears a return to the races for Richard Mandella.Read More
Glad he's coming back.
Another work :) Date: October 4, 2013 Track: SANTA ANITA PARK Distance: Three Furlongs Time: 37:20 Handily Track Condition: Fast Surface: Dirt Rank: 6/7
A work out! Date: September 29, 2013 Track: SANTA ANITA PARK Distance: Three Furlongs Time: 37:60 Handily Track Condition: Fast Surface: Dirt Rank: 5/7
For those who have been wondering about Setsuko, he is now back with the Mandella barn.
Day 365 of MIA...vigil continues, yellow ribbon on my monitor.
  • tcglory · He keeps reagravaiting old injurys and is a gelding so hope is to bring him back if things can heel up. · 315 days ago ·
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I am still searching for news on him. Anyone??
Any word on how he's doing?
According to trainer Richard Mandella, Setsuko has a small suspensory ligament tear and will be out of action for quite some time.
  • likin sparks · You'll hear some vets say 2 to 3 months, but I've seen re-injuries occur more often when they try to work to soon, 6 to 9 months to be safe. · 681 days ago ·
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  • mdracing69 · Setsuko worked 7f in 1:27 (1/1) at Santa Anita Park on April 22. · 724 days ago ·
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  • Floridaf · On April 29, Setsuko worked 5 furlongs in 59:80 (3/14) at Santa Anita Park. · 717 days ago ·
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Two time Santa Anita Handicap runner-up Setsuko is “looking good again” and is being considered for either the Grade II Mervyn LeRoy Handicap on May 5 at Hollywood or The Californian, also a Grade II, on June 2, Hall of Fame trainer Richard Mandella said.
Setsuko worked 4f in :49 (11/35) at Santa Anita Park on 3-31.

Setsuko - Race Results & Past Performances

Date(Descending)
Horse
Fin
Tr
#
Dist.
Sf.
Race
$
Cnd
1st
2nd
3rd
Time
View Details01/01/14Setsuko5thSA51 1/16 mDAlwOC 4+ MAmerican BlendDen's LegacyEver Rider1:42.81
View DetailsView Video12/14/13Setsuko7thBHP71 1/8 mSNative Diver Handicap-G3 3+ MBlueskiesnrainbowsHear The GhostRousing Sermon1:50.70
View Details03/03/12Setsuko2ndSA111 1/4 mDSanta Anita Handicap-G1 3+ MRon The Greek SetsukoUh Oh Bango2:00.41
View Details02/04/12Setsuko1stSA101 1/16 mDAlwOC 4+ MSetsukoFiddlers AfleetAmerican Blend1:41.05
View DetailsView Video08/28/11Setsuko9thDmr91 1/4 mSPacific Classic-G1 3+ MAcclamationTwirling CandyStately Victor2:00.61
View DetailsView Video07/29/11Setsuko3rdDmr71 1/2mSCougar II Handicap-G3 3+ MBourbon Bay DahoudSetsuko2:29.39
View DetailsView Video07/09/11Setsuko4thBHP81 1/4 mSHollywood Gold Cup-G1 3+ MFirst DudeGame On DudeTwirling Candy2:01.57
View DetailsView Video06/04/11Setsuko2ndBHP81 1/8 mSCalifornian-G2 3+ MTwirling CandySetsukoAggie Engineer1:50.00
View DetailsView Video03/05/11Setsuko2ndSA101 1/4 mDSanta Anita Handicap-G1 4+ MGame On DudeSetsukoQuindici Man1:59.47
View Details01/17/11Setsuko4thSA21 1/8 mDAlwOC 4+ MPode IrWhen We MetOilisblackgold1:48.83
View DetailsView Video12/26/10Setsuko7thSA87 fDMalibu-G1 3 MTwirling CandySmiling TigerCaracortado1:19.70
View DetailsView Video04/30/10Setsuko4thCD101 1/16 mTAmerican Turf-G2 3 MDoubles PartnerAsphaltGuys Reward1:41.05
View DetailsView Video04/03/10Setsuko2ndSA61 1/8 mSSanta Anita Derby-G1 3 MSidney's CandySetsukoLookin At Lucky1:48.00
View DetailsView Video03/06/10Setsuko2ndSA71 1/8 mSSham Stakes-G3 3 MAlphie's BetSetsukoThe Program1:48.72
View Details01/27/10Setsuko2ndSA71 1/8 mTAlwOC 3 MAlfarabiSetsukoAce of Aces1:50.03
View Details12/17/09Setsuko1stBHP41 1/16 mSMSW 2 MSetsukoBroken TangoRomance Is Family1:42.98
View Details11/22/09Setsuko3rdBHP31 1/16 mSMSW 2 MBrady Blue EyesLooking for CandySetsuko1:45.18
View Details10/30/09Setsuko3rdSA11 mileDMSW 2 MThe ProgramCame AboardSetsuko1:36.94
View Details10/09/09Setsuko2ndSA11 1/16 mDMSW 2 MMr. SaturdaynightSetsukoTake A Hard Look1:44.50
View Details09/06/09Setsuko4thDmr75 1/2 fDMSW 2 MPrivilagedBrady Blue EyesMacias1:04.61