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Haskell Invitational Handicap

Date: July 31, 11
Purse: $1,000,000
Grade: 1
Type: T
Distance: 1 1/8 Miles
Age: Three Year Olds
Sex: Both
Turf: Dirt, left-handed

Monmouth Park
Oceanport Avenue
Oceanport, New Jersey, 07757


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Partly Cloudy, 61 F

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Mon - Sunny. High: 72 Low: 56

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The Haskell Invitational is a grade I thoroughbred horseracing event that takes place annually at Monmouth Park Racetrack, New Jersey. This race is open for three years old horses willing to run one and one eighth miles.

Past records

Bet Twice and Majestic Light got a record making victory in 1987 and 1976 respectively by clocking 1 47 00. Majestic Light got the largest winning margin six lengths in 1976. Craig Perret clinched win thrice while Miguel A. Rivera, Jose Santos, Mike E. Smith, Gary L. Stevens, Jerry Bailey got two times each. Warren A. Croll, Jr., Sonny Hine and Bob Baffert won three times each to set a record of winning three races by trainers.

Haskell Invitational Handicap Past Winners

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Owner Time
2011 Coil Bob Baffert Martin Garcia Pegram, Watson & Weitman 1:48.10
2010 Lookin At Lucky Bob Baffert Martin Garcia Paul Weitman 1:49.4
2009 Rachel Alexandra Steve Asmussen Calvin Borel Stonestreet Stables/McComick, etc 1:47.21
2008 Big Brown Richard E. Dutrow, Jr. Kent Desormeaux Paul Pompa Jr., et al. 1:48.31
2007 Any Given Saturday Todd A. Pletcher Garrett Gomez Padua Stables 1:48.35
2006 Bluegrass Cat Todd A. Pletcher John Velazquez WinStar Farm 1:48.85
2005 Roman Ruler Bob Baffert Jerry Bailey Fog City Stable 1:49.88
2004 Lion Heart Patrick L. Biancone Joe Bravo M. Tabor 1:48.80
2003 Peace Rules Robert J. Frankel Edgar Prado Edmund A. Gann 1:49.20
2002 War Emblem Bob Baffert Victor Espinoza The Thoroughbred Corp. 1:48.20
2001 Point Given Bob Baffert Gary L. Stevens The Thoroughbred Corp. 1.49.60
2000 Dixie Union Richard Mandella Alex Solis Diamond A Racing 1:50.00
1999 Menifee W. Elliott Walden Pat Day A.B. Hancock III & James Stone 1:48.00
1998 Coronado\'s Quest C. R. McGaughey III Mike E. Smith Stonerside Stable 1:48.60
1997 Touch Gold David Hofmans Chris McCarron Frank Stronach 1.47.60
1996 Skip Away Sonny Hine Jose A. Santos Carolyn Hine 1:47.60
1995 Serena\'s Song ‡ D. Wayne Lukas Gary L. Stevens Robert & Beverly Lewis 1:48.80
1994 Holy Bull Warren A. Croll, Jr. Mike E. Smith Warren A. Croll, Jr. 1:48.20
1993 Kissin Kris David R. Bell Jose A. Santos John A. Franks 1:49.40
1992 Technology Sonny Hine Jerry Bailey S. Savin & Classic Partners 1:48.60
1991 Lost Mountain Thomas Bohannan Craig Perret Loblolly Stable 1:48.00
1990 Restless Con Duane Offield Timothy T. Doocy Chambers & Rago 1:49.20
1989 King Glorious Jerry Hollendorfer Chris McCarron Four M Stable & Halo Farms 1:49.80
1988 Forty Niner Woody Stephens Laffit Pincay, Jr. Claiborne Farm 1:47.60
1987 Bet Twice Warren A. Croll, Jr. Craig Perret Cisley Stable & Blanche Levy 1:47.00
1986 Wise Times Philip A. Gleaves Chris DeCarlo R. L. Reineman Stables 1:48.60
1985 Skip Trial Sonny Hine Jean-Luc Samyn Mrs. Ben Cohen 1:48.60
1984 Big Pistol Lynn S. Whiting Garth Patterson W. Cal Partee 1:47.80
1983 Deputed Testamony J. William Boniface Herb McCauley Bonita Farm 1:49.20
1982 Wavering Monarch George R. Arnold Randy Romero Glencrest Farm 1:47.80
1981 Five Star Flight Ben W. Perkins Craig Perret Mr. & Mrs. A. A. Wilcox 1:48.40
1980 Thanks To Tony Reynoldo H. Nobles Carlos Lopez Sui Generis Stables 1:49.40
1979 Coastal David A. Whiteley Ruben Hernandez William Haggin Perry 1:48.80
1978 Delta Flag Lawrence W. Jennings Dan Nied Dogwood Stable 1:53.20
1977 Affiliate Laz Barrera Miguel A. Rivera Harbor View Farm 1:50.60
1976 Majestic Light John W. Russell Sandy Hawley Ogden Phipps 1:47.00
1975 Wajima Stephen A. DiMauro Braulio Baeza East-West Stable 1:49.60
1974 Holding Pattern James J. Sarner, Jr. Mike Miceli Gerbas & Schleicher 1:49.80
1973 Our Native William J. Resseguet Miguel A. Rivera Elizabeth Pritchard 1:48.60
1972 Freetex William T. Raymond Michael Hole Middletown Stable 1:50.00
1971 West Coast Scout Mervin Marks Larry Adams Oxford Stable 1:48.00
1970 Twice Worthy James P. Conway John Ruane Saddle Rock Farm 1:48.40
1969 Al Hattab Warren A. Croll, Jr. Ray Broussard Pelican Stable 1:50.20
1968 Balustrade Morris H. Dixon Eric Walsh Thaddeus R. Trout 1:50.00
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