Churchill Releases Updated Kentucky Derby Leaderboard
Churchill Downs, Inc., released an updated leader board for the Road to the Kentucky Derby nearly as soon as the results of the Grade 3 Sham Stakes went official at Santa Anita.
Midnight Hawk, winner of the Sham Stakes, the only official Kentucky Derby prep race of the weekend, earned ten points for his win and his $60,000 earnings has placed him in 10th place. Second-place finisher Kristo earned four to hit the board at 19th place. Finishing out the short, four-horse field was third-place runner Ontology to earn two points and fourth-place runner I’ll Wrap It Up to earn one, to debut at 25th and 36th place, respectively.
Breeders’ Cup Juvenile runner-up Havana still tops the leader board with 14 points and $660,000 in earnigs, followed by Remsen winner Honor Code, also with 14, behind in money at $340,000 in earnings. Tapiture, Bond Holder and Rise Up round out the top five positions with 12, 11 and 10 points each.
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