Pat O’Brien Handicap

  • Location: Saratoga Race Course, Saratoga Springs, NY
  • Inaugural Race: 1986
  • Distance: 7/8ths of a mile (7 furlongs)
  • Track Type: Left-handed, Dirt
  • Age Qualifications: Three Year Olds and up
  • 2018 Purse: $200,000
  • 2018 Race Date: Saturday, August 25th

Recent Pat O’Brien Handicap News

2018 Pat O’Brien Handicap Entries and Results

1Catalina CruiserDrayden Van DykeJohn W. Sadler$2.40$2.10
8Battle of MidwayFlavien PratJerry Hollendorfer$2.20
2VorticityTiago Josue PereiraPhilip D'Amato
3ThreefiveindiaJoseph TalamoPhilip D'Amato

Exotic Payouts

  • $2 Exacta (1-8) Paid: $3.80
  • $2 Trifecta (1-8-2) Paid: $11.00
  • $2 Superfecta (1-8-2-3) Paid: $10.20

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The History of the Pat O’Brien Handicap

The Pat O’Brien Handicap is a Grade II horse race run each year at the Del Mar Racetrack in Del Mar, CA. Named for actor, race fan and co-founder of Del Mar, the race is featured in the Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” Series, awarding the winner an automatic bid to the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile.