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Aegon Turf Sprint Stakes

Grade III race
Aegon Turf Sprint Stakes
Location Churchill Downs
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website www.churchilldowns.com
Race information
Distance 5 furlong sprint
Track Grass, left-handed
Qualification Three-year-olds & up
Weight Assigned
Purse $150,000

The Aegon Turf Sprint Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race held annually at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Previously known as the Churchill Downs Turf Sprint Stakes, it is a five furlong sprint on turf open to horses age three and older.

In 2010, Silver Timber set the course record of 0.55.45.

Winners since 1995

Year

Winner

Age

Jockey

Trainer

Owner

Time
2010 Silver Timber 7 Julien R. Leparoux Chad C. Brown Dubb/High Grade Racing Stable 0.55.45
2009 Chamberlain Bridge 5 Garrett Gomez Bret Calhoun Carl Moore Management 0:57.06
2008 Mr. Nightlinger 4 Jamie Theriot W. Bret Calhoun Martin Racing Stable et al. 0:56.18
2007 Gaff 5 John Velazquez Steve Asmussen Heiligbrodt Racing Stable 0:56.84
2006 Man of Illusion 5 Julien Leparoux Patrick Biancone Encosta de Lago 0:56.28
2005 Mighty Beau 6 Pat Valenzuela Jeff Mullins M. Cloonan/A. Carolan 0:56.18
2004 Lydgate 4 Pat Day Eoin G. Harty Darley Stable 0:56.56
2003 Fiscally Speaking 4 Jon Court Carl Nafzger Janis R. Whitman 0:56.01
2002 Testify 5 Jerry Bailey Randy Morse Robert S. Mitchell Trust 0:57.39
2001 Morluc 4 Robby Albarado Randy Morse Michael Cloonan 0:56.60
2000 Bold Fact 5 Richard Migliore John Kimmel Juddmonte Farms 0:56.37
1999 Howbaddouwantit 4 Mike E. Smith Ben Perkins, Jr. Larry F. Hall 0:57.03
1998 Indian Rocket 4 Gary Stevens Neil Drysdale Shadwell Racing 0:57.32
1997 Sandtrap 4 Alex Solis Ben Cecil Robert E. Hibbert 0:56.51
1996 Danjur 4 Jerry Bailey Neil Drysdale Aaron & Marie Jones 0:56.09
1995 Long Suit 4 Willie Martinez not found Larry Telle 0:56.90

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