Pacific Classic Stakes

  • Location: Del Mar Racetrack, Del Mar, CA
  • Inaugural Race: 1991
  • Distance: 1 & 1/4 miles (10 furlongs)
  • Track Type: Left-handed, Dirt
  • Age Qualifications: Three Year Olds and up
  • 2018 Purse: $1,000,000
  • 2018 Race Date: Saturday, August 18th

Recent Pacific Classic Stakes News


2018 Pacific Classic Stakes Entries and Results

POST HORSE JOCKEY TRAINERWINPLACE SHOW
5AccelerateJoel RosarioJohn W. Sadler$2.80$2.40$2.10
7PavelMario GutierrezDoug F. O'Neill$4.20$3.40
3Prime AttractionKent J. DesormeauxJames M. Cassidy$4.20
4Roman Rosso (ARG)Flavien PratBob Baffert
2Dr. DorrJoseph TalamoBob Baffert
1The LieutenantDrayden Van DykeMichael W. McCarthy
8Two Thirty FiveFranklin CeballosRichard Baltas

Exotic Payouts

  • $2 Exacta (5-7) Paid: $8.20
  • $2 Trifecta (5-7-3) Paid: $52.00
  • $2 Superfecta (5-7-3-4) Paid: $161.00

Watch the 2018 Pacific Classic Stakes


The History of the Pacific Classic Stakes

First run in 1991, the Pacific Classic Stakes is run each year at the famed Del Mar Racetrack and is considered on of the nations premier events for older horses. Offering a whopping $1 million purse, the winning horse automatically qualifies for the Breeders’ Cup Classic as part of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series.