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San Francisco Mile Stakes

Grade II race
San Francisco Mile Stakes
Location Golden Gate Fields
Berkeley, California,
United States
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website www.goldengatefields.com
Race information
Distance 1 mile (8 furlongs)
Track Grass, left-handed
Qualification Four-year-olds & up
Weight 122 lbs. (55.3 kg)
Purse $150,000

The San Francisco Mile Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race run annually during the third week of April at Golden Gate Fields in Berkeley, California. A Grade II event open to horses age four and older, it is contested on turf over a disatance of one mile (8 furlongs).

Golden Gate Fields dropped the San Francisco Mile Stakes from its stakes schedule for the 2008 spring meeting due to a conflict of racing schedules.

Winners since 1991

Year

Winner

Age

Jockey

Trainer

Owner

Time
2010 Bold Chieftan 7 Russell Baze William J. Morey Jr. W. J. Morey, Jr., et al. 1:35.21
2009 Mr. Napper Tandy 5 Julio A. Garcia Jack Carava La Canada Stables 1:36.07
2008 no race
2007 Chinese Dragon 5 Mike E. Smith Robert B. Hess, Jr. Michael Carter et al 1:35.81
2006 Charmo 5 Martin Pedroza Julio C. Canani David S. Milch 1:34.28
2005 Castledale 4 Rene Douglas Jeff Mullins Frank Lyons & Greg Knee 1:37.40
2004 Singletary Jose Valdivia, Jr. Don Chatlos, Jr. Little Red Feather Racing 1:35.16
2003 Ninebanks 5 Ron Warren, Jr. Jerry Hollendorfer Peter Abruzzo 1:37.20
2002 Suances David Flores Darrell Vienna Jed Cohen 1:35.19
2001 Redattore 6 Jason Lumpkins Richard E. Mandella Luis Alfredo Taunay 1:35.14
2000 Ladies Din 5 Kent Desormeaux Julio C. Canani J. Terrance Lanni et al. 1:35.04
1999 Tuzla 5 Brice Blanc Julio C. Canani David S. Milch 1:35.46
1998 Hawksley Hill 5 Mike E. Smith Neil D. Drysdale David & Jill Heerensperger 1:34.20
1997 Wavy Run 6 Brice Blanc Darrell Vienna Red Baron's Barn et al. 1:37.11
1996 Gold and Steel 4 Alex Solis Ben Cecil Gary A. Tanaka 1:35.07
1995 Unfinished Symph 4 Chris Antley Wesley A. Ward N. Rice, T. Hatcher, J. Johnston 1:34.14
1994 Gothland 5 Corey Nakatani Wallace Dollase Horizon Table 1:35.46
1993 Norwich 6 Kent Desormeaux Gary Jones Sheikh Mohammed 1:35.57
1992 Tight Spot 5 Laffit Pincay, Jr. Ron McAnally Verne Winchell et al. 1:35.57
1991 Forty Niner Days 4 Tim Doocy Roger Stein Sidney Field 1:38.80

Earlier winners

(Partial list)

  • 1990 - Colway Rally
  • 1989 - Patchy Groundfog
  • 1988 - Ifrad
  • 1987 - Dormello
  • 1986 - Hail Bold King
  • 1985 - Truce Maker
  • 1984 - Drumalis
  • 1982 - Silveyville
  • 1975 - Whoa Boy
  • 1974 - Visualizer
  • 1973 - New Prospect
  • 1972 - The Pie Host
  • 1971 - Figonero
  • 1970 - Field Master
  • 1969 - Baffle
  • 1968 - Bi G
  • 1966 - Gamin
  • 1965 - Viking Spirit
  • 1964 - Mustard Plaster
  • 1962 - Chase Eddie
  • 1961 - Sea Orbit
  • 1960 - not found
  • 1959 - The Searcher
  • 1958 - Battle Dance
  • 1957 - Battle Dance
  • 1956 - Arrogate
  • 1954 - Golden Abbey
  • 1953 - Goose Khal
  • 1952 - Lights Up
  • 1951 - Pension Plan
  • 1949 - Dinner Gong
  • 1948 - Prevaricator


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