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Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes

Grade II race
Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes
Location Keeneland Race Course
Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Inaugurated 1981
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website www.keeneland.com
Race information
Distance furlongs (Template:Convert/ft m)
Track Polytrack synthetic dirt, left-handed
Qualification Fillies and Mares, Three-years-old & up
Weight Assigned
Purse $300,000

The Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race run annually in early October at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky. A six furlong sprint raced on Polytrack synthetic dirt, it is open to fillies and mares, age three and older.

Inaugurated in 1981, it was a Listed Race from 1984 through 1987, then a Grade III event from 1988 through 2008. The race was elevated to Grade II status for 2009.

Past winners

  • 2006 - Malibu Mint (K. Kaenel)
  • 2000 - Katz Me If You Can (Jose Chavez)
  • 1999 - Cinemine (E. M. Martin, Jr.)
  • 1995 - Cat Appeal (Donna Barton)
  • 1987 - There Are Rainbows (R. Fletcher)
  • 1985 - Boldara (P. Rubbiacco)
  • 1981 - Gold Treasure (M. S. Sellers)

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