Thursday, 1 September, 2011
Saratoga (USA)

Island Whirl Stakes (Listed Race) (Dirt)

7f (Fast) 3yo+
1st 45,000 USD 2nd 15,000 USD 3rd 7,500 USD 4th 4,500 USD
Runners: 4

Racecard table information


Position the horse finished in the race. Abbreviations as follows:

  • BD: Brought Down
  • CO: Carried Out
  • F: Fell
  • DSQ: Disqualified
  • LAS: Left at Start
  • NR: Non-runner
  • PU: Pulled up
  • RO: Ran Out
  • R: Refused
  • RTR: Refused To Race
  • SU: Slipped Up
  • UP: Unplaced
  • UR: Unseated Rider
  • WD: Withdrawn
(draw): Placement of the horse in the starting stalls (for flat racing only). Stall numbers are drawn at random.
Colours: Colours (silk) of the owner, worn by the jockey.
Horse: Name of the horse and country of birth.
Owner: Name of the owner

Distance to the next horse. Abbreviations as follows:

  • f: furlong
  • hd: head
  • l: length
  • m: mile
  • nk: neck
  • nse: nose (shortest margin)
  • shd: short head
  • y: yards
Age: Age of the horse.
Wgt: Weight to be carried, as determined by handicapper or race conditions.
OR: Official rating of the horse.

Equipment worn. Abbreviations as follows:

  • bl: blinkers
  • e/s: eye-shields
  • h: hood
  • e/c: eye-covers
  • v: visor
  • t: tongue strap
  • cp: cheekpieces
Jockey (wgt): Name and weight of the jockey
Trainer: Name of the trainer
Comments: Information relating to how the horse ran, odds for the race or time since last run etc.
Colours HorseOwner Age Wgt OR Eqpt Trainer Jockey Comments
1st (4)
Dark Thunder (USA)
Joseph Bernardini
8 - 7
Todd Pletcher
John R Velazquez
Days L/R: 33
2nd (3)
Bank Merger (USA)
Godolphin Racing LLC
5¾ l
8 - 7
Saeed bin Suroor
Julien R Leparoux
Days L/R: 25
3rd (1)
Avenging Spirit (USA)
Joseph Bucci
8 - 7
Robert Barbara
Jose Lezcano
4th (2)
Congressional Page (USA)
R Larry Johnson
1¼ l
8 - 9
Michael Trombetta
R A Dominguez
Days L/R: 41

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Thursday, 1 September 2011
Racecourse HorseOwner Result TrainerJockey (wgt) Time(local) Race details
Salisbury (GB)
Kinglet (USA)
Lordship Stud
3rd Mahmood Al Zarooni
Frankie Dettori (9 - 3)
14:40 EBF Whitsbury Manor Stud Novice Stakes
1m (Good) 2yo Nov
Salisbury (GB)
Pimpernel (IRE)
Lordship Stud
3rd Mahmood Al Zarooni
Frankie Dettori (8 - 12)
15:50 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Dick Poole Fillies' Stakes (Listed Race)
6f (Good) 2yo
Salisbury (GB)
Sabotage (UAE)
Lordship Stud
4th Saeed bin Suroor
Frankie Dettori (9 - 2)
17:30 CGA "Persian Punch" Conditions Stakes
1m 6f 21y (Good) 3yo+ Conditions
Salisbury (GB)
Kidnapped (AUS)
Lordship Stud
6th Saeed bin Suroor
Ted Durcan (9 - 8)
17:30 CGA "Persian Punch" Conditions Stakes
1m 6f 21y (Good) 3yo+ Conditions