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1998

DateRaceTrackMilesWinnerJockeyPurse
Jan. 4Spectacular Bid B.C. Stakes*Gulfstream6 FTime LimitJerry Bailey$75,000
Jan. 17Holy Bull Stakes*Gulfstream11/16Cape Town Jerry Bailey100,000
Jan. 18Golden Gate DerbyGolden Gate11/16Clover HunterRussell Baze200,000
Jan. 31Hutcheson Stakes*Gulfstream7 FTime Limit Jerry Bailey100,000
       
Feb. 1Santa Catalina Stakes*Santa Anita11/16ArtaxChris McCarron107,200
Feb. 7Charles H. Strub StakesSanta Anita11/4Silver CharmGary Stevens500,000
Feb. 7Donn HandicapGulfstream11/8Skip AwayJerry Bailey300,000
Feb. 7San Vicente Stakes*Santa Anita7 FSea of SecretsKent Desormeaux100,000
Feb. 21Fountain of Youth Stakes*Gulfstream11/16Lil's LadJerry Bailey200,000
Feb. 28Southwest Stakes*Oaklawn1Hot WellsCalvin Borel75,000
Feb. 28Gulfstream Park HandicapGulfstream11/4Skip AwayJerry Bailey500,000
       
Mar. 1Rampart HandicapGulfstream11/16Dance for ThreeJoe Bravo200,000
Mar. 1San Rafael Stakes*Santa Anita1Orville N Wilbur'sCorey Nakatani200,000
Mar. 7El Camino Real Derby*Bay Meadows11/16Event of the YearRussell Baze110,000
Mar. 7Santa Anita HandicapSanta Anita11/4MalekAlex Solis1,000,000
Mar. 8Santa Margarita HandicapSanta Anita11/8Toda Una DamaGoncalino Almeida300,000
Mar. 14Swale Stakes*Gulfstream7 FFavorite TrickPat Day100,000
Mar. 14Florida Derby*Gulfstream11/8Cape TownShane Sellers750,000
Mar. 14San Felipe Stakes*Santa Anita11/16ArtaxChris McCarron250,000
Mar. 15Louisiana Derby*Fairgrounds11/16Comic StripShane Sellers500,000
Mar. 15Santa Anita OaksSanta Anita11/16HedonistKent Desormeaux250,000
Mar. 21Rebel Stakes*Oaklawn11/16Victory GallopEibar Coa125,000
Mar. 21Gotham Stakes*Aqueduct1WasatchJerry Bailey150,000
Mar. 22Tampa Bay Derby*Tampa Bay11/16Parade GroundPat Day150,000
Mar. 28Dubai ClassicNad al-Sheba11/4Silver CharmGary Stevens4,000,000
Mar. 29Jim Beam Stakes*Turfway11/8Event of the YearRussell Baze600,000
       
Apr. 4Santa Anita Derby*Santa Anita11/8Indian CharlieGary Stevens450,000
Apr. 4Flamingo StakesHialeah11/8ChilitoGary Boulanger200,000
Apr. 4Ashland StakesKeeneland11/16Well ChosenCharles Woods Jr.555,500
Apr. 4Oaklawn HandicapOaklawn11/8PrecocityCarlos Gonzalez750,000
Apr. 8Lafayette Stakes*Keeneland7 FDontletthebigonegoWillie Martinez108,800
Apr. 10Apple Blossom HandicapOaklawn11/16EscenaJerry Bailey500,000
Apr. 11Blue Grass Stakes*Keeneland11/8Halory HunterGary Stevens$700,000
Apr. 11Arkansas Derby*Oaklawn11/8Victory GallopAlex Solis500,000
Apr. 11Wood Memorial*Aqueduct11/8Coronado's QuestRobbie Davis500,000
Apr. 11Bay Shore Stakes*Aqueduct7 FLimit OutJean-Luc Samyn100,000
Apr. 18Federico Tesio Stakes*Pimlico11/8Thomas JoSteve Hamilton150,000
Apr. 18California DerbyGolden Gate9 F (T)Prime MeridianRafael Q. Meza200,000
Apr. 19San Juan Capistrano HandicapSanta Anita13/4 (T)AmeriqueEddie Delahoussaye400,000
Apr. 19Lexington Stakes*Keeneland11/16Classic CatRobby Albarado368,225
Apr. 19Lone Star Derby*Lone Star11/16Smolderin HeartTim Doocy250,000
Apr. 25Derby Trial*Churchill Downs1Souvenir CopyDavid Flores113,300
       
May 1Kentucky OaksChurchill Downs11/8Keeper HillDavid Flores500,000
May 2Kentucky Derby*Churchill Downs11/4Real QuietKent Desormeaux1,000,000
May 2Withers Stakes*Belmont1Dice DancerJorge Chavez150,000
May 9Pimlico SpecialPimlico13/16Skip AwayJerry Bailey750,000
May 9Illinois Derby*Sportsman's Park11/8Yarrow BraeWillie Martinez500,000
May 15Black-Eyed Susan StakesPimlico11/8Added GoldJohn Velazquez200,000
May 16Preakness Stakes*Pimlico13/16Real QuietKent Desormeaux1,000,000
May 24Peter Pan Stakes*Belmont11/8Grand SlamJerry Bailey150,000
May 25Metropolitan MileBelmont1Wild RushJerry Bailey500,000
May 25Hollywood Turf HandicapHollywood Park11/4 (T)Storm TrooperKent Desormeaux400,000
May 30Massachusetts HandicapSuffolk Downs11/8Skip AwayJerry Bailey500,000
May 31The Californian Hollywood Park11/8Mud RouteChris McCarron250,000
       
June 6Riva Ridge Stakes*Belmont7 FCoronado's QuestMike Smith125,000
June 6Vodafone English DerbyEpsom Downs11/2 (T)High-RiseOlivier Peslier1,297,975
June 6Belmont Stakes*Belmont11/2Victory GallopGary Stevens1,000,000
June 7Acorn StakesBelmont1Jersey GirlMike Smith150,000
June 14Leonard Richards Stakes*Delaware11/16ScatmanduRichard Migliore150,000
June 14Shoemaker BC MileHollywood1 (T)LabeebKent Desormeaux400,000
June 21Affirmed Handicap*Hollywood Park11/16Old TriesteChris McCarron150,000
June 21Queen's PlateWoodbine11/4Archers BayKent Desormeaux425,800
June 27Mother Goose StakesBelmont11/8Jersey GirlMike Smith200,000
June 27Jersey Shore BC*Monmouth7 FGood and ToughHerb McCauley75,000
June 28Irish DerbyCurragh11/2 (T)Dream WellCash Asmussen700,000
June 28Hollywood Gold CupHollywood Park11/4Skip AwayJerry Bailey1,000,000
       
July 4Beverly Hills HandicapHollywood Park11/4 (T)Squeak Gary Stevens300,000
July 4Suburban HandicapBelmont11/4Frisk Me NowEddie King350,000
July 12Dwyer Stakes*Belmont11/16Coronado's QuestMike Smith150,000
July 12Hollywood OaksHollywood Park11/8ManistiqueGary Stevens200,000
July 18Frank J. DeFrancis MemorialLaurel Park6 FKelly KipJean-Luc Samyn300,000
July 19Ohio Derby*Thistledown11/8Classic CatShane Sellers300,000
July 19Swaps Stakes*Hollywood Park11/8Old TriesteChris McCarron500,000
July 19Coaching Club Am. OaksBelmont11/4Banshee BreezeJerry Bailey250,000
July 20Vanity HandicapHollywood11/8EscenaJerry Bailey350,000
July 25K. George VI and Q.
 Elizabeth Diamond Stakes
Ascot11/2 (T)SwainFrankie Dettori776,300
       
Aug. 2Go for Wand HandicapSaratoga11/8AldizaMike Smith250,000
Aug. 2Eddie Read HandicapDel Mar11/8 (T)SubordinationDavid Flores300,000
Aug. 8Whitney HandicapSaratoga11/8Awesome AgainPat Day400,000
Aug. 9Haskell Invitational*Monmouth11/8Coronado's QuestMike Smith1,000,000
Aug. 9Jim Dandy Stakes*Saratoga11/8Favorite Trick Pat Day250,000
Aug. 15Pacific ClassicDel Mar11/4Free HouseChris McCarron1,000,000
Aug. 22Alabama StakesSaratoga11/4Banshee BreezeJerry Bailey250,000
Aug. 28Personal Ensign Handicap†Saratoga11/4Tomisue's DelightPat Day400,000
Aug. 29King's Bishop Stakes*Saratoga7 FSecret FirmEdgar Prado200,000
Aug. 29Travers Stakes*Saratoga11/4Coronado's QuestMike Smith750,000
Aug. 30Philip H. Iselin HandicapMonmouth11/16Skip AwayJerry Bailey500,000
Aug. 30Saratoga Cup HandicapSaratoga11/4Awesome AgainPat Day300,000
Aug. 30Remington Park DerbyRemington11/16Classic CatShane Sellers300,000
       
Sept. 12Man o' War StakesBelmont13/8 (T)DaylamiJerry Bailey400,000
Sept. 19Woodward StakesBelmont11/8Skip AwayJerry Bailey500,000
Sept. 19Ruffian HandicapBelmont11/16Sharp CatCorey Nakatani250,000
Sept. 20Woodbine MileWoodbine1LabeebKent Desormeaux750,000
Sept. 26Vosburgh StakesBelmont7 FAffirmed SuccessJorge Chavez250,000
Sept. 26Queen Elizabeth II StakesAscot1 (T)Desert PrinceOlivier Peslier£320,000
Sept. 27Super DerbyLouisiana Downs11/4ArchCorey Nakatani500,000
       
Oct. 4L'Arc De TriompheLongchamp11/8 (T)SagamixOlivier Peslier1,250,000
Oct. 10Jockey Club Gold CupBelmont11/4Wagon LimitRobbie Davis1,000,000
Oct. 10Champagne StakesBelmont11/16The Groom Is RedCorey Nakatani400,000
Oct. 10Beldame StakesBelmont11/8Sharp CatCorey Nakatani400,000
Oct. 10Frizette StakesBelmont11/16ConfessionalJerry Bailey400,000
Oct. 10Turf Classic InvitationalBelmont11/2 (T)Buck's BayShane Sellers500,000
Oct. 17Goodwood Breeders CupSanta Anita11/8Silver CharmGary Stevens446,000
Oct. 17Spinster StakesKeeneland11/8Banshee BreezeRobbie Albarado551,500
Oct. 18Canadian InternationalWoodbine11/2 (T)Royal AnthemGary Stevens1,050,000
Oct. 24TC of America StakesKeeneland11/8Bourbon BelleWillie Martinez100,000
Oct. 24Empire ClassicBelmont11/8Mellow RollJerry Bailey250,000
Oct. 25Oak Tree Turf Champ.Santa Anita11/4 (T)Sapphire RingGary Stevens100,000
       
Nov. 7Breeders Cup - Juv. FilliesChurchill Downs11/16SilverbulletdayGary Stevens$1,000,000
Nov. 7Breeders Cup - SprintChurchill Downs6FReraiseCorey Nakatani1,000,000
Nov. 7Breeders Cup - DistaffChurchill Downs11/8EscenaGary Stevens2,000,000
Nov. 7Breeders Cup - MileChurchill Downs1Da HossJohn Velazquez1,000,000
Nov. 7Breeders Cup - JuvenileChurchill Downs11/16Answer LivelyJerry Bailey1,000,000
Nov. 7Breeders Cup - TurfChurchill Downs11/2 (T)Buck's BoyShane Sellers2,000,000
Nov. 7Breeders Cup - ClassicChurchill Downs11/4Awesome AgainPat Day4,000,000
Nov. 29Japan CupTokyo Racecourse2400 MEl Condor PasaMasayoshi Ebina2,600,000
Nov. 29Matriarch StakesHollywood11/4 (T)SqueakAlex O. Solis700,000
Nov. 29Hollywood DerbyHollywood11/8 (T)VergennesJohn Velazquez500,000
       
Dec. 12Hollywood Turf CupHollywood11/2 (T)Lazy LodeCorey Naktani500,000
Dec. 12Hollywood FuturityHollywood11/16Tactical CatLaffit Pincay Jr.403,000
* VISA 3-Year-Old Championship Series race (see tables on p. 788).
† formerly known as John A. Morris Handicap.
Note: The Arlington International Racecourse in Arlington Heights, Ill., which hosted the Arlington Million ($1,000,000 purse), Beverly D. Stakes ($500,000), Secretariat Stakes ($400,000) and Round Table Stakes ($100,000), closed after the 1997 season.

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