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Races Canceled at Wyoming Downs Saturday
EVANSTON, WY—JULY 5, 2015—Wyoming Downs was forced to cancel part of their race card on Saturday due to track conditions. The track conduced the first seven races but did not run races 8, 9 and 10.

Race 9 was the $8,000 Utah Bred Quarter Horse Futurity for 2-year-olds going 350 yards.

The first four races that were conducted Saturday were 400 yard trials for the $8,000-added 89 and Under Stakes (not black-type) for 3-Year-Olds and Up who had not run a 90 speed index or higher at time of entry. Finals for the 89 and Under Stak .. Read More

Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Walk Thru Crystal 5500$551,720
Bv Midnite Express 4300$550,372
Regard With Respect 4301$488,822
Bf Farm Boss 2200$344,777
First Valiant Sign 2110$315,880

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Horses
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Bella Vista Farms 471177$665,028
Eg High Desert Farms 602097$648,927
Edward C. Allred 170282634$495,414
Nancy Powell 7302$491,542
Estate of Carl C. Pevehouse 38964$377,286

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Owners
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Edward C Allred 588988588$1,438,820
Bobby D Cox 469676470$1,122,881
Steve D Burns Dvm 297465140$885,776
Mike Abraham 229291923$704,473
Bella Vista Farms Llc 461266$669,999

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Breeders
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Paul C. Jones 423767257$1,679,074
Wesley T. Giles 172402720$853,796
Martin Trejo 149493118$846,729
Eddie D. Willis 235193123$765,953
Eddie Lee Willis 6314511$711,853

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Trainers
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Raul Ramirez, Jr. 396875858$1,404,588
G. R. Carter, Jr. 378504450$1,401,488
Larry D. Payne 113151720$1,298,549
Joe Badilla, Jr. 295403037$1,164,623
Omar Reyes 405664648$1,124,427

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Jockeys
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Bodacious Eagle Flies To Respect With Impressive Rainbow Derby Time
RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—JULY 5, 2015—Johnny Trotter’s Bodacious Eagle has been a solid Grade 1 horse throughout his career, however he should now get the respect his owner says he deserves after an impressive fastest-qualifying win in his trial to the Grade 1, $1,067,761 Rainbow Derby on Sunday afternoon at Ruidoso Downs.

Bodacious Eagle left no doubt who would be the top qualifier when he raced the 440 yards in :21.121 while winning the eighth of 10 trials by an expanding one-and-one-half lengths.

“He’s a bigtime horse,” Trotter said. “Maybe they’ll talk about him now.”

There was plenty to discuss before his Rainbow Derby trial win. He had qualified for four Grade 1 fu .. Read More

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State-Bred Quarter Horse and Thoroughbred Trials Fill Saturday Ruidoso Program
RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—JULY 5, 2015—New Mexico-bred Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse trials dominate the Saturday Ruidoso Downs’ program with the qualifiers advancing to their respective finals during the Zia Festival with $1 million in purses on July 25-26.

Quarter Horses start the program at 1 p.m. with three trials to the $163,172 Zia Quarter Horse Derby for three-year-olds.

MJ Farms’ homebred Astica chases her third-straight win in the 400-yard Zia Quarter Horse Derby trials after finishing third in last year’s $341,000 Mountain To .. Read More