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Santa Anita Derby Probable Contenders

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Extra HopeR. MandellaProbable
Game Winner B. BaffertProbable
InstagrandJ. HollendorferPossible
Nolo ContestoJ. SadlerProbable
RoadsterB. BaffertProbable
SynthesisG. PapaprodromouProbable

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What day is the Santa Anita Derby? The Santa Anita Derby is run on April 6, 2019.

What time is the Santa Anita Derby? The Santa Anita Derby is part of a full card of racing at Santa Anita Park, including six other stakes races. Post time for the Santa Anita Derby will be announced in early April.

Where is the Santa Anita Derby run? The Santa Anita Derby is run at Santa Anita Park, in Arcadia, California.

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Santa Anita Derby Day
Stakes Races

Race NameGradePurseDistance/SurfaceRestrictions
Santa Anita DerbyI$1,000,000 1 1/8 Mile3 YO
Santa Anita HandicapI$600,000 1 1/4 Mile4 & UP
Santa Anita OaksI$400,000 1 1/16 MileF, 3 YO
Royal Heroine StakesII$200,000 1 Mile (Turf)F/M, 4 & UP
Echo Eddie Stakes $200,000 6 1/2 F3 YO
Evening Jewel Stakes $200,000 6 1/2 FF, 3 YO
Providencia StakesIII$150,000 1 1/8 (Turf)F, 3YO

Santa Anita
Derby History

Inaugurated in 1935, the Santa Anita Derby is the main West Coast prep for the Kentucky Derby. Since its inception, six Santa Anita Derby winners have gone on to win the Kentucky Derby. The Santa Anita Derby is contested by 3-year-olds at a distance of 1 1/8 miles (9 furlongs). Hall of Famer jockey Gary Stevens and trainer Bob Baffert have won the Santa Anita Derby nine and six times, respectively.



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