Cardinal Handicap


What the Nation is saying about the Cardinal Handicap...

The Shug McGaughey-trained Abaco invaded from New York to collect her first graded stakes win with a come-from-behind, one-length victory over Miz Ida in the 40th running of the $112,800 Cardinal Handicap (Grade III) on Saturday afternoon at Churchill Downs. Read More
For those close to Cardinal Handicap (GIII) contender Miz Ida, it will be an emotional moment when she strides into the starting gate under Shaun Bridgmohan on Saturday at Churchill Downs. Read More
Solid Appeal and Somali Lemonade will share top billing as the 119-pound starting high weights for Saturday’s $100,000-added Cardinal Handicap (Grade III) at Churchill Downs, but Eastern invader Abaco could be the horse to beat when 10 fillies and mares go to post in the 40th running of the 1 1/8-mi...Read More
Daisy Devine added Saturday’s 39th running of the Grade III, $111,500 Cardinal Handicap to her résumé with a determined front-running head victory over Julie’s Love-GB at Churchill Downs.Read More
  • mdracing69 · Calvin Borel’s victory in the Cardinal Handicap (GIII) aboard Daisy Devine was number 4,993 of his career. Borel entrered Sunday just seven wins from becoming the 26th jockey to reach the 5,000-win milestone. · 521 days ago ·
  • jasen.mangrum · Great race & gutsy performance! · 521 days ago ·
Bizzy Caroline will seek her third graded-stakes victory over the Matt Winn Turf Course when she breaks from the rail in Saturday’s $100,000-added Cardinal Handicap (GIII) at Churchill Downs. Read More
James Miller’s Daisy Devine, winner of the Jenny Wiley (Grade I) at Keeneland, will carry the top weight of 122 pounds when she faces eight rivals in Saturday’s 39th running of the $100,000-added Cardinal Handicap (GIII) for fillies and mares at Churchill Downs. Read More
Entries for Saturday’s 39th running of the $100,000-added Cardinal Handicap (GIII)at Churchill Downs will be taken Wednesday and the field for the 1 1/8-mile event for fillies and mares on the Matt Winn Turf Course is beginning to take shape. Read More
Juddmonte Farms’ regally bred Deluxe outdueled Ravi’s Song to win the 38th running of the $109,900 Cardinal Handicap (Grade III) for fillies and mares by a half-length over the Matt Winn Turf Course. Trained by Bill Mott, who saddled his sixth Cardinal winner, and ridden by  Julien Leparoux, no...Read More
Kiss Mine, whose four-race winning streak was ended in an unplaced finish in the Abu Dhabi First Lady Stakes (gr. IT) one month ago, looks to get back in the win column in the $100,000 Cardinal Handicap at Churchill Downs Nov. 7. The 1 1/8-mile Cardinal tops the first post-Breeders' Cup program at t...Read More
Acoma, who entered off couple of disappointing starts, made it a perfect 3-for-3 on the Churchill Downs turf course when she outfought You Go West Girl by a head to win the $111,700 Cardinal Handicap (gr. IIIT) on Nov. 21.Read More
There are only four graded stakes races across America and none of them boast a particularly star-studded or deep field, but each is competitive in its own way.  Let’s take a look at each of the four...Read More
On paper, it seems as though multiple graded stakes winner Acoma is moving in the wrong direction. The 4-year-old daughter of Empire Maker has been way off her game in her last two starts, finishing sixth and ninth, respectively, in the July 19 Delaware Handicap (gr. II) and Oct. 10 First Lady (gr. ...Read More

Race Results & Past Performances

View Details11/09/13CD81 1/8 mT03+ FCardinal Handicap-G3AbacoMiz IdaSolid Appeal1:50.85
View Details11/10/12CD91 1/8 mT03+ FCardinal Handicap-G3Daisy DevineJulie's LoveLast Full Measure1:47.29
View Details11/06/11CD101 1/8 mT03+ FCardinal Handicap-G3DeluxeRavi's SongKiss Mine1:50.53
View Details11/07/10CD101 1/8 mT03+ FCardinal Handicap-G3   0:00.00
View DetailsView Video11/21/09CD91 1/8 mT03+ FCardinal Handicap-G3AcomaYou Go West GirlLemon Chiffon1:50.02