Awesome Again Stakes

  • Location: Santa Anita Park, Arcadia, CA
  • Inaugural Race: 1982
  • Distance: 1 and 1/8th mile (9 furlongs)
  • Track Type: Left-handed, Dirt
  • Age Qualifications: Three Year Olds and up
  • 2018 Purse: $300,000
  • 2018 Race Date: Saturday, September 29th

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2018 Awesome Again Stakes Entries and Results

POSTHORSEJOCKEYTRAINERWINPLACESHOW
6AccelerateJoel RosarioJohn W. Sadler$2.60$2.10$2.10
5West CoastMike E. SmithBob Baffert$2.10$2.10
2IsothermGeovanni FrancoPhilip D'Amato$6.00
3Prime AttractionKent J. DesormeauxJames M. Cassidy
4The LieutenantFlavien PratMichael W. McCarthy
1Shades of VictoryMartin A. PedrozaReed Saldana

Exotic Payouts

  • Exacta (6-5) Paid: $2
  • Trifecta (6-5-2) Paid: $8
  • Superfecta (6-5-2-3) Paid $3

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The History of the Awesome Again Stakes

The Awesome Again stakes is a Grade I horse race run each year at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California, named for Canadian hall of fame thoroughbred. As part of the Breeder’s Cup Challenge Series, the winners of the race gain an automatic bid to race in the Breeder’s Cup Classic.