2016 Arkansas Derby Entries and Predictions

2016 Arkansas Derby – April 16th, 2016, 6:18 CT – Oaklawn – Purse $1,000,000. Three Year Olds. By subscription of $500 which shall accompany the nomination, original nominators paying $7,500 to pass the entry box and $7,500 additional to start. Supplementary nominations may be made by the closing time of entries at a fee of $25,000 which qualifies to start with $1,000,000 Guaranteed of which 60% to the owner of the winner. 20% to second, 10% to third, 5% to fourth, 3% to fifth and 2% to be divided equally between remaining starters. WEIGHTS: Colts and Geldings 122 Lbs.; Fillies 117 Lbs. Non-winners of a Sweepstakes allowed 4 Lbs. In Allowance Stakes starting preference will be given to horses that have accumulated the highest earnings. Starters to be named through the entry box by the usual time of closing. The Owner of the winner to recieve a trophy. Early Bird closing Friday, February 5, 2016 at $600 for The Southwest, The Rebel and The Arkansas Derby. Certain finishing postions in this race will earn points to qualify for the 2016 Kentucky Derby, pursuant to the official rules for the Road to the Kentucky Derby published by Churchill Downs Incorporated. Closed Saturday, April 2, 2016 with 73 nominees. One And One Eighth Miles.

P# Horse A/S Jockey Wgt Trainer M/L
Discreetness (KY) 3/C J K Court 122 W H Fires 20/1
Cutacorner (KY) 3/C A Birzer 118 J C Van Berg 50/1
Creator (KY) 3/C R Santana, Jr. 118 S M Asmussen 10/1
Suddenbreakingnews (KY) 3/G L S Quinonez 122 D K Von Hemel 5/1
American Pioneer (KY) 3/C R Bejarano 118 W M Catalano 8/1
Unbridled Outlaw (KY) 3/C C J Lanerie 118 D L Romans 10/1
Dazzling Gem (KY) 3/C J Talamo 118 B H Cox 12/1
Whitmore (KY) 3/G I Ortiz, Jr. 118 R Moquett 9/2
Luna de Loco (KY) 3/C J Bravo 118 S M Asmussen 30/1
Cupid (KY) 3/C M Garcia 122 B Baffert 2/1
Gray Sky (KY) 3/C R A Vazquez 118 D W Lukas 30/1
Gettysburg (KY) 3/C J R Velazquez 118 T A Pletcher 6/1

1st – 10 Cupid
2nd – 8 Whitmore
3rd – 6 Unbridled Outlaw
4th – 4 Suddenbreakingnews

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