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Sierra Sunset

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Retired
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What the Nation is saying about Sierra Sunset...

Building on the success of the California-bred Maiden Bonus Program, the recently announced Golden State Series is already being credited with fueling higher yearling sales prices and attracting promising stallions to the state.   “With the California incentive program changes, it’s time to sta...Read More
Shadow of Illinois, who won the Grade 3 San Simeon Handicap in 2005 and raced as an 11-year-old this year, has been retired, trainer Anthony Saavedra said.A winner of 10 of 50 starts and $517,295, the California-bred Shadow of Illinois is currently residing with Saavedra and his wife, Jennifer, at t...Read More
A guest blog by Scott Dick I originally set out to write a piece for the Nation about jockey Chris Emigh and his move to ride at Indiana Downs. When I first saw that Chris would be riding at Indiana Downs, I was a little surprised. I knew that with all the added purse money from the addition of Indi...Read More
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  • Horse jock · It was an honor to be interviewed by one of new up and coming rising star writers. Scott did a great job and made story very interesting. More interesting than it actually is! lol. That's what great writers do. Thanks for the piece · 1036 days ago ·
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Tice Ranch Stables' Assessment overcame the unenviable 12 post and took advantage of a hot pace to win the $294,375 Longacres Mile (gr. III) Aug. 16, handing trainer Howard Belvoir his second straight victory in Emerald Downs' most prestigious event.Read More
1—Gallon (16-4-5-3-$224,690) 15-1Trainer Jim Penney has won The Mile a record five times including three this decade: Edneator ($85.20, 2000), Sabertooth ($37.20, 2002), Flamethrowintexan ($6.80, 2006). Jockey Juan Gutierrez has ridden two of the last four Mile winners No Giveaway ($122, 2005), The ...Read More
Sierra Sunset seems to be on the verge of returning to his old form, and will take another step in proving that on Aug. 15 when he takes on nine in the $300,000 Longacres Mile (gr. III) at Emerald Downs.Read More
  • gardenesque1 · Nice to see Sierra Sunset back in action. I remember his impressive Rebel tally. Hope he runs well in the Longacres Mile and makes it to the BC Mile later this year. · 1707 days ago ·
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West Point Thoroughbreds' Awesome Gem, graded stakes-placed eight times in his career but with only a single blacktype victory, will look to shed his bridesmaid status when he takes on 11 rivals in the Emerald Downs' signature race -- the $300,000 Longacres Mile (gr. III) on Aug. 16.Read More
Emerald Downs Director of Racing Bret Anderson released a list of 26 handicap weights for the 74th renewal of the $300,000 Longacres Mile (GIII) on Sunday, Aug. 16.California-based runners received the four high weights for the Northwest's richest and most prestigious event. Johnny Taboada's Autism ...Read More
Sierra Sunset is scheduled to make his first start since winning the 2008 Rebel Stakes (gr. II) when he faces 10 rivals in the $100,000 Ack Ack Handicap (gr. III) at Hollywood Park June 6...Read More

Sierra Sunset - Race Results & Past Performances

Date(Descending)
Horse
Fin
Tr
#
Dist.
Sf.
Race
$
Cnd
1st
2nd
3rd
Time
View DetailsView Video08/16/09Sierra Sunset9thEmD81 mileDLongacres Mile-G3 3+ MAssessmentAwesome GemTeide1:33.40
View DetailsView Video06/06/09Sierra Sunset9thBHP87 1/2 fSAck Ack-G3 3+ MNoble CourtRush With ThunderStar Nicholas1:27.32
View DetailsView Video12/22/07Sierra Sunset6thBHP91 1/16 mDCashCall Futurity-G1 2 MInto MischiefColonel JohnMassive Drama1:40.82