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2010 Cigar Mile (G1)

Date/Track:
11/27/2010, Aqueduct
Distance:
1 mile (Dirt)
Age/Sex:
3+ M
Time:
1:34.43

What the Nation is saying about the 2010 Cigar Mile (G1)...

Jersey Town, the longest shot in the field at 34-1, dueled with Haynesfield through the final 200 yards before prevailing by a head to win a rousing edition of the Grade 1, $250,000 Hill ‘n’ Dale Cigar Mile on Saturday afternoon at Aqueduct Racetrack.   Trained by Barclay Tagg for owner Charles...Read More
The $250,000 Hill n’ Dale Cigar Mile Handicap will be run on Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack in Ozone Park for the 22nd time.  One of my favorite races of the year run traditionally during the holiday weekend, the Cigar Mile is named after Hall of Famer Cigar, who won the race in 1994 when it wa...Read More
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  • icyhotboo · running the BCC with an injured foot as hard as he did would take it out of any horse especially coming back after only 3 weeks. · 1320 days ago ·
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  • EquiSpace · nayla1268 Apology accepted. I just ran across this and I'm no relation to Harry or Don! I wasn't too far off on this one. Just picked the wrong horse to upset. :) · 1281 days ago ·
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The $250,000 Guaranteed Pick 4 at Aqueduct includes three graded stakes this afternoon as it kicks off in Race 7, the GII Remsen.  The rest of the sequence will be made up of the GI Gazelle, Race 8, the Cigar Mile, Race 9, and a N2L claimer where a baker’s dozen will scramble for the cash....Read More
Shopped until you were a little horse on Black Friday? Get your voice back in tonight's handicapping chat at Iron Maidens Thoroughbreds! We'll review graded stakes races from Aqueduct, Churchill and Hollywood Park, including some of the races included in the West Point Thoroughbreds Handicapping Cha...Read More
Saturday’s 22nd edition of the $250,000 Hill ‘n’ Dale Cigar Mile at Aqueduct Racetrack has attracted its customarily contentious field for the final Grade 1 race of the year in New York, in which 7-year-old Bribon has the difficult task of attempting to avenge his narrow defeats in 2008 and 2009. &n...Read More
Multiple graded-stakes winner Bribon breezed a half-mile Sunday morning over Belmont Park’s training track in 49.06 for next week’s Grade 1 Hill ‘n’ Dale Cigar Mile, which will be the 37th start of his career. Now 7, the Mark of Esteem gelding heads into the race off a late-running victory in the G...Read More
Girolamo and Vineyard Haven turned in separate five-furlong workouts over the Belmont Park training track Sunday morning as they gear up for next Saturday’s Grade 1 Hill ‘n’ Dale Cigar Mile Handicap, one of four graded stakes to be offered that day at Aqueduct Racetrack.   Breezing for the fir...Read More
Grade 3 Bold Ruler winner Bribon worked a half-mile Sunday morning in 47.23 over Belmont Park’s training track in preparation for his next start, the Grade 1 Hill ‘n’ Dale Cigar Mile on Saturday, November 27.   “Bribon seems to be in really good form,” said trainer Todd Pletcher of the 7-year-...Read More
Chester and Mary Broman’s Empire Classic winner Friend Or Foe worked Saturday morning at Belmont Park in preparation for his next engagement, an expected start in the Grade 1, $250,000 Hill ‘n’ Dale Cigar Mile Handicap on November 27 at Aqueduct Racetrack.   The son of Friends Lake was clocked...Read More
Trainer Todd Pletcher said he pre-entered 11 horses on Monday for the Breeders' Cup World Championships, to be held Nov. 5-6 at Churchill Downs. However, Bribon was not among them.Owner Derrick Smith elected against paying the $180,000 supplemental fee to make Bribon eligible for the $2 million Bree...Read More
Chester and Mary Broman’s Friend Or Foe was “big-eyed and happy” Sunday morning following his resounding victory in the Empire Classic, and trainer John Kimmel was delighted to learn that the colt’s stakes-record time of 1:46.94 was the fastest of the year at Belmont Park by nearly two seconds as we...Read More

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