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Santa Anita Derby top three finishers

This is a listing of the horses that finished in either first, second, or third place and the number of starters in the Santa Anita Derby, an American Grade 1 race for three year-olds at 1-1/8 miles on the dirt held at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.[1] (List 1973-present)

Year Winner Second Third Starters
2010 Sidney's Candy Setsuko Lookin at Lucky 11
2009 Pioneerof the Nile Chocolate Candy Mr. Hot Stuff 7
2008 Colonel John Bob Black Jack Coast Guard 11
2007 Tiago King of the Roxy Sam P. 10
2006 Brother Derek Point Determined A. P. Warrior 5
2005 Buzzards Bay General John B Wilko 11
2004 Castledale Imperialism Rock Hard Ten 7
2003 Buddy Gil Indian Express Kafwain 9
2002 Came Home Easy Grades Lusty Latin 8
2001 Point Given Crafty C. T. I Love Silver 6
2000 The Deputy War Chant Captain Steve 6
1999 General Challenge Prime Timber Desert Hero 8
1998 Indian Charlie Real Quiet Artax 7
1997 Free House Silver Charm Hello 10
1996 Cavonnier Honour and Glory Corker 8
1995 Larry the Legend Afternoon Deelites Jumron 8
1994 Brocco Tabasco Cat Strodes Creek 6
1993 Personal Hope Union City Eliza 7
1992 A.P. Indy Bertrando Casual Lies 7
1991 Dinard Best Pal Sea Cadet 9
1990 Mister Frisky Video Ranger Warcraft 8
1989 Sunday Silence Flying Continental Music Merci 6
1988 Winning Colors Lively One Mi Preferido 9
1987 Temperate Sil Masterful Advocate Something Lucky 6
1986 Snow Chief Icy Groom Ferdinand 7
1985 Skywalker Fast Account Nostalgia's Star 9
1984 Mighty Adversary Precisionist Prince True 8
1983 Marfa My Habitony Naevus 10
1982 Muttering Prince Spellbound Journey At Sea 9
1981 Splendid Spruce Johnlee n' Harold Hoedown's Day 13
1980 Codex Rumbo Bic's Gold 9
1979 Flying Paster Beau's Eagle Switch Partners 10
1978 Affirmed Balzac Think Snow 12
1977 Habitony For The Moment Steve's Friend 15
1976 An Act Double Discount Life's Hope 9
1975 Avatar Rock of Ages Diablo 7
1974 Destroyer Aloha Mood Agitate 8
1973 Sham Linda's Chief Out of the East 6


  1. Stakes Histories, The Original Racing Almanac 2009, page 445 on June 26, 2008.


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