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Ruthless Stakes

Open race
Ruthless Stakes
Location Aqueduct Racetrack
Queens, New York Flag of the United States
Race type Thoroughbred
Race information
Distance 6 furlongs
Track Dirt, Left-handed
Qualification 3-year-old
Weight Filly: 121 lb (55 kg)
Purse US$70,000 Added

The Ruthless Stakes is an American open or non-Graded stakes race held yearly since 1974 at Aqueduct Racetrack in Queens, New York City. Run in January, it is a six furlong thoroughbred horse race for three-year-old fillies carrying a weight of 121 pounds (54.9 kg). The Ruthless offers a purse of $70,000.

In its 34th running in 2011, the race is named for the Hall of Fame filly, Ruthless, winner of the inaugural Belmont Stakes in 1867.

Winners of the Ruthless Stakes

  • 2007 - Golden Dreamer (Norberto Arroyo, Jr.)
  • 1998 - Cheers and Tears (Oliver Castillo)
  • 1996 - Winter Melody (Mike McCarthy)
  • 1995 - Evil's Pic (Mike Luzzi)
  • 1994 - Dixie Luck (Filiberto Leon)
  • 1985 - Koluctco's Jill (Robbie Davis)
  • 1984 - Given (Mathew J. Vigliotti)
  • 1982 - Polite Rebuff (Angel Cordero, Jr.)
  • 1979 - Advance Reason (Vincent Bracciale, Jr.)
  • 1976 - Secret Lanvin (Angel Santiago)
  • 1974 - Shy Dawn (Michael Hole)

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