Clement L. Hirsch Stakes

  • Location: Del Mar Racetrack, Del Mar, CA
  • Inaugural Race: 1973
  • Distance: 1 & 1/16 miles (8.5 furlongs)
  • Track Type: Left-handed, Dirt
  • Age Qualifications: Three-year-olds and up
  • 2018 Purse: $300,000
  • 2018 Race Date: Sunday, July 29th

2018 Clement L. Hirsch Stakes Entries and Results

2Unique BellaMike E. SmithJerry Hollendorfer$2.20$2.10$2.10
3La Force (GER) Drayden Van DykePatrick Gallagher$2.80$2.40
1Bernina StarKent J. DesormeauxJames M. Cassidy$2.60
4YuvetsiTyler BazeJohn W. Sadler
7Shenandoah QueenJoseph TalamoJohn W. Sadler

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The History of the Clement L. Hirsch Stakes

First run as the Chula Vista Handicap in 1937, The Clement L. Hirsch Stakes is run every year at the Del Mar Racetrack in Del Mar, CA. Renamed in 2000 to honor Hirsch, late founder of the Oak Tree Racing Foundation, the race winner receives an automatic bid into the Breeder’s Cup Distaff