2010 Sham Stakes (G3)

3/6/2010, Santa Anita Park
1 1/8 m (Synthetic)
3 M

What the Nation is saying about the 2010 Sham Stakes (G3)...

Saturday’s pick six from Santa Anita Park includes four graded races. The feature event is the Grade 1 Big Cap, and it could turn into a match race between classy turfer Loup Breton and talented distaffer St Trinians. There is a 60% chance of showers with a high temperature of 62. Read More
When a 5-year-old mare named St Trinians heads postward in Saturday's running of the $750,000 Santa Anita Handicap (G1), she'll attempt to become the first female winner in the race's 73-year history. But beating the boys is old hat for this plucky English runner, and trainer Mike Mitchell expects h...Read More
  • cigar · Her winning would be pretty cool given the female domination of the sport over the past year. That is... IF they run the race tomorrow. · 1506 days ago ·
Although it was postponed by one week, the Grade 3, $150,000 Sham Stakes on Saturday at Santa Anita had the field largely remain intact. Such promising young runners as Nextdoorneighbor, Kettle River, and Setsuko head a field of 10 3-year-olds trying to emerge as late-developing threats for the Grad...Read More
The $150,000 Sham Stakes, already postponed from Feb. 28 to Saturday because of poor drainage on the main track, has been carded as Sunday's 10th race, in the event that this Saturday's program is also cancelled. The Grade 3 Sham Stakes is a prep for the Santa Anita Derby on April 3. There is a 70 p...Read More
  • invasor · Maybe they should try running it in the parking lot...certainly no cars to get in the way and I heard it drains pretty well. · 1506 days ago ·
Marcello was added to Saturday's re-drawn Sham Stakes, but with forecasts of rain, will this Derby prep ever run?Read More
Saturday’s pick six from Santa Anita Park includes the Grade 3 Sham Stakes for 3yo’s traveling nine furlongs on the Pro-Ride surface. There is a 90% chance of rain with a high temperature of 62. Probably off the turf tomorrow, and hopefully they’ll be able to salvage the card. Read More
The Grade III Sham Stakes brings together a mixture of local horses looking to break out of maiden and allowance company in a big way. Only one of the 10 entries has graded stakes experience. In his most recent race on Feb. 3, The Program, who was fourth in the Grade I CashCall Futurity in December,...Read More
The Inside Post Challenge, a multimedia interactive handicapping contest available on the THOROUGHBRED TIMES website, officially kicks off this weekend with the Sham Stakes (G3) on Saturday at Santa Anita Park. Registered contestants, who now can enter their selections for the Sham, will be competin...Read More
There are no stars, or even familiar names, among the nine probable starters for the $150,000 Sham Stakes at Santa Anita next Saturday. That could change as the Triple Crown trail progresses over the next 60 days. One thing is for sure: The first-place purse of $90,000 and the distinction of winning...Read More
Conveyance, the undefeated winner of the Grade 3 San Rafael Stakes at Santa Anita on Jan. 16, worked six furlongs in 1:13.20 on Thursday, and is a candidate for the $150,000 Sham Stakes here on Feb. 27, trainer Bob Baffert said.Read More

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