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Funny Cide Stakes

The Funny Cide Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race for horses three-years-old and up bred in New York, approved by the New York State-Bred Registry, and run at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, New York. An ungraded stakes race, it's set at a distance of One and One-eighth miles on the dirt and offers a purse of $79,750.

Named for Funny Cide, the first New York bred horse to win the Kentucky Derby and the first gelding to win since Clyde Van Dusen in 1929, this race was first run on August 28, 2009.

Past winners

  • 2009 - Future Prospect (5) (1:50.12) (Rajiv Maragh) (Naughty New Yorker, aged 7, placed, pushing his earnings past the million dollar mark.)


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