Santa Ysabel Stakes

The Santa Ysabel Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race once run during January but now run in March at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California. The race is open to fillies, age three, willing to race one and one-sixteenths miles (8.5 furlongs) on the dirt. The race is a Grade III event with a current purse of $100,000 and is part of the Road to the Kentucky Oaks.

Santa Ysabel Stakes
Grade III race
LocationSanta Anita Park
Arcadia, California, United States
Inaugurated1968
Race typeThoroughbredFlat racing
Websitewww.santaanita.com
Race information
Distance1 116 miles (8.5 furlongs)
SurfaceDirt
TrackLeft-handed
QualificationThree-year-old fillies
Weight124 lbs. with allowances[1]
PurseUS$100,000

Inaugurated in 1968, the Santa Ysabel Stakes was contested at 7 furlongs in 1970 but has otherwise been run at ​1 116 miles. It was run in two divisions in 1968, 1970, 1972, and 1979.

RecordsEdit

Speed record:

Most wins by a jockey:

Most wins by a trainer:

Most wins by an owner:

Winners of the Santa Ysabel Stakes since 1968Edit

Year
Winner
Age
Jockey
Trainer
Owner
Distance
(Miles)
Time Grade
2020 Donna Veloce 3 Flavien Prat Simon Callaghan Kaleem Shah Inc et al. 1-1/16 1:45.43 III
2019 no race[2]
2018 Midnight Bisou 3 Mike E. Smith William Spawr Allen Racing LLC and Bloom Racing Stable LLC 1-1/16 1:41.10 III
2017 Unique Bella 3 Mike E. Smith Jerry Hollendorfer Don Alberto Stable 1-1/16 1:43.11 III
2016 Songbird 3 Mike E. Smith Jerry Hollendorfer Fox Hill Farms 1-1/16 1:43.02 III
2015 Stellar Wind 3 Victor Espinoza John W. Sadler Hronis Racing 1-1/16 1:43.16 III
2014 Awesome Baby 3 Mike E. Smith Bob Baffert Kaleem Shah 1-1/16 1:42.89 III
2013 Fiftyshadesofhay 3 Rafael Bejarano Bob Baffert Pegram/Watson/Weitman 1-1/16 1:41.58 III
2012 Willa B Awesome 3 Martin Pedroza Walther Solis P.Daniels, P.London, J.Winters & P.Lovingier 1-1/16 1:41.75 III
2011 May Day Rose 3 Rafael Bejarano Bob Baffert Kaleem Shah 1-1/16 1:42.81 III
2010 Crisp 3 Joel Rosario John W. Sadler Michael Talla 1-1/16 1:43.56 III
2009 Century Park 3 Tyler Baze Bob Baffert Donald R. Dizney 1-1/16 1:43.32 III
2008 Final Fling 3 Joseph Talamo Jeff Mullins Michael House 1-1/16 1:41.96 III
2007 Baroness Thatcher 3 Garrett Gomez Patrick Biancone Zayat Stables 1-1/16 1:44.31 III
2006 Itty Bitty Pretty 3 Pat Valenzuela Douglas F. O'Neill STD Racing Stable & Wood 1-1/16 1:44.60 III
2005 Sweet Catomine 3 David Flores Julio C. Canani Pam & Martin Wygod 1-1/16 1:43.77 III
2004 A. P. Adventure 3 Alex Solis Wallace Dollase Bob & Beverly Lewis 1-1/16 1:44.27 III
2003 Atlantic Ocean 3 David Flores Bob Baffert The Thoroughbred Corp. 1-1/16 1:43.25 III
2002 Bella Bella Bella 3 Chris McCarron Jenine Sahadi Team Valor 1-1/16 1:44.14 III
2001 Collect Call 3 Alex Solis Christopher Paasch Rod Rodriquez 1-1/16 1:44.69 III
2000 Surfside 3 Pat Day D. Wayne Lukas Overbrook Farm 1-1/16 1:43.53 III
1999 Holywood Picture 3 Octavio Vergara James K. Chapman Chapman & McArthur 1-1/16 1:43.48 III
1998 Nonies Dancer Ali † 3 Garrett Gomez William J. Morey Jr. Boyajuan, Catanzaro, Gellepies 1-1/16 1:44.14 III
1997 Sharp Cat 3 Corey Nakatani D. Wayne Lukas The Thoroughbred Corp. 1-1/16 1:41.34
1996 Antespend 3 Chris Antley Ronald McAnally Jack Kent Cooke 1-1/16 1:43.87
1995 Ski Dancer 3 Kent Desormeaux Gary F. Jones Kallenberg Thoroughbred, Inc. 1-1/16 1:44.24
1994 Princess Mitterand 3 Chris McCarron Neil D. Drysdale Irving & Marjorie Cowan 1-1/16 1:43.25
1993 Likeable Style 3 Gary Stevens Richard E. Mandella Golden Eagle Farm 1-1/16 1:44.74
1992 Crownette 3 Pat Valenzuela D. Wayne Lukas Jim Paliafito 1-1/16 1:44.33
1991 Nice Assay 3 Laffit Pincay Jr. J. Paco Gonzalez Trudy McCaffery & John Toffan 1-1/16 1:43.60
1990 Bright Candles 3 Gary Stevens D. Wayne Lukas Lukas & Overbrook Farm 1-1/16 1:45.60
1989 Gorgeous 3 Eddie Delahoussaye Neil D. Drysdale Robert N. Clay 1-1/16 1:42.40
1988 Jeanne Jones 3 Bill Shoemaker Charles E. Whittingham Golden Eagle Farm 1-1/16 1:43.60
1987 Perchance to Dream 3 Ray Sibille Victor Oppegard Sandra Oppegard 1-1/16 1:43.40
1986 Trim Colony 3 Gary Stevens Christopher Speckert Buckland Farm 1-1/16 1:44.80
1985 Savannah Dancer 3 Bill Shoemaker Ronald McAnally Allen E. Paulson 1-1/16 1:44.20
1984 Sales Bulletin 3 Chris McCarron Harry A. Proctor Glen Hill Farm 1-1/16 1:44.00
1983 Ski Goggle 3 Chris McCarron A. Thomas Doyle Zenya Yoshida 1-1/16 1:41.60
1982 Avigaition 3 Eddie Delahoussaye Vivian Pulliam C. Norman Pulliam 1-1/16 1:42.40
1981 Lovely Robbery 3 Laffit Pincay Jr. Robert J. Frankel Jerry Moss 1-1/16 1:44.20
1980 Back At Two 3 Fernando Toro Gordon C. Campbell M/M Douglas Carver 1-1/16 1:45.20
1979 # Maytide 3 Ángel Cordero Jr. Vincent Clyne Elmendorf Farm 1-1/16 1:44.00
1979 # Top Soil 3 Donald Pierce Ronald McAnally Elmendorf Farm 1-1/16 1:44.00
1978 Palmistry 3 Bill Shoemaker Willard L. Proctor William Haggin Perry 1-1/16 1:44.40
1977 Geothermal 3 Marco Castaneda Randy Sechrest Nelson Bunker Hunt 1-1/16 1:43.00
1976 Flunsa 3 Sandy Hawley James Jiminez R. Oliver & B. Menchen 1-1/16 1:43.80
1975 Double You Lou 3 Sandy Hawley M. G. Williams Silver Creek Ranch 1-1/16 1:44.80
1974 Miss Musket 3 Bill Shoemaker Charles E. Whittingham Aaron U. Jones 1-1/16 1:41.80
1973 Belle Marie 3 Laffit Pincay Jr. Charles E. Whittingham Kinship Stable 1-1/16 1:45.40
1972 # Chargerette 3 Robert Nono Harold C. McBride S. Crivello & S. Webber 1-1/16 1:43.00
1972 # Sumatra 3 Ángel Cordero Jr. Laz Barrera Charles T. Wilson Jr. 1-1/16 1:43.20
1971 Balcony's Babe 3 Eddie Belmonte F. A. Miquelez M/M. Ellwood B. Johnston 1-1/16 1:43.20
1970 # Linda Summers 3 Rudy Rosales Joseph S. Dunn William R. Hawn 1-1/16 1:23.00
1970 # Cathy Honey 3 Laffit Pincay Jr. Robert L. Wheeler Flag Is Up Farms 1-1/16 1:22.80
1969 Easter Junction 3 Eddie Belmonte Jimmy Wallace M/M. Ellwood B. Johnston 1-1/16 1:42.80
1968 # Silk Hat II 3 Jerry Lambert Laz Barrera William M. Hackman 1-1/16 1:45.40
1968 # Fish Net 3 Braulio Baeza Robert L. Wheeler C. V. Whitney 1-1/16 1:44.80

A # designates that the race was run in two divisions in 1968, 1970, 1972 and 1979.

* † In 1998 Love Lock finished first but was disqualified after testing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Chart of the 2020 Santa Ysabel". Equibase. Retrieved 8 June 2020.
  2. ^ "Stakes cancelled". brisnet.com. Retrieved 24 May 2020.