Some of last week’s fastest stakes winners may surprise you

Some of last week’s fastest stakes winners may surprise you
Photo: Jessica Morgan / Eclipse Sportswire

Repo Rocks, a 4-year-old gelded son of Tapiture, won his first stakes on Wednesday, and he earned the top Brisnet Speed Rating among stakes winners for the week.

The win came in the black-type Let's Give Thanks Stakes at Parx, with jockey Andrew Wolfsont covering 6 1/2 furlongs in 1:18.85 to win by a neck.

He earned a 96 Beyer Speed Figure for his effort, according to Daily Racing Form, and a 119 TimeformUS Speed Figure.

Among graded-stakes winners, Proxy got the highest Brisnet rating, 107, for his win in the Clark (G1) with Joel Rosario aboard. He also got a 101 Beyer and a 120 from TimeformUS.

The two juveniles who garnered the most attention this week didn't make the list below, which is ranked by the top 25 Brisnet ratings. Instant Coffee, winner of the Kentucky Jockey Club (G2), got an 84 Brisnet, an 82 Beyer and a 97 TimeformUS figure. And Hoosier Philly, winner of the Golden Rod (G2), got a 92 Brisnet, 81 Beyer and 102 TimeformUS figure.

Here are the figures for the last week's stakes winners, ranked by Brisnet Speed Ratings, with Beyer Speed Figures from Daily Racing Form and TimeformUS Speed Figures as available.

  Horse  Race, distance  JockeyBrisnetBeyerTimeformUS
Repo RocksLet's Give Thanks, 6 1/2 furlongsAndrew Wolfsont107  96119
ProxyClark (G1), 1 1/8 milesJoel Rosario102101120
Armando RRichard W. Small, 1 1/8 milesHoracio Karamanos101  95106
DefundedNative Diver (G3), 1 1/8 milesEdwin Maldonado101  95124*
SixtythreecaliberComely (G3), 1 1/8 milesKendrick Carmouche100  94116
Ridin With BidenTurkey Trot, 1 miles, 70 yardsPaco Lopez  99  93116
AstronautRed Smith (G2), 1 3/8 miles (turf)Kendrick Carmouche  98102121
Greeley and BenFall Highweight (G3), 6 furlongsManuel Franco  98  98114
Hong Kong HarrySeabiscuit (G2), 1 1/16 miles (turf)Flavien Prat  98101123
LammasBerkeley (G3), 1 1/16 miles (synthetic)Kevin Radke  98  96119 
Nothing BetterAqueduct Turf Sprint Championship, 6 furlongs (turf)Horacio Karamanos  98  95116
Tejano TwistSteel Valley Sprint, 6 furlongsChris Landeros  98  98119
Dougie D OroCardinal (MVR), 6 furlongsRicardo Feliciano  97  96117
EloquistDiscovery, 1 1/8 milesPaco Lopez  97  90115 
AlwaysinahurryHoward and Sondra Bender Memorial, 7 furlongsAngel Cruz  96  92110
DalikaCardinal (CD, G3), 1 1/8 miles (turf)Brian Hernandez Jr.  96  97120
Little VicCity of Laurel, 7 furlongsCarlos Olivero  96  94116
Played HardFalls City (G3), 1 1/8 milesJoel Rosario  96  90118
Soy TapatioZia Park Championship, 1 1/8 milesOrlando Mojica  95  98119
Star DevineAutumn Days, 6 furlongs (turf)Jose Ortiz  95  96117 
Temple City TerrorLong Island (G3), 1 3/8 miles (turf)Jose Ortiz  95  99120
* Estimate

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