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Late 1997 Thoroughbred Racing Major Stakes Races

LATE 1997

DateRaceTrackMilesWinnerJockeyPurse
Oct. 11Hawthorne Gold CupHawthorne11/4Buck's BoyMark Guidry$300,000
Nov. 2Yellow Ribbon StakesSanta Anita11/4 (T)RyafanAlex Solis500,000
Nov. 8Breeders' Cup ClassicHollywood11/4Skip AwayMike Smith4,400,000
Nov. 8Breeders' Cup TurfHollywood11/2 (T)Chief BearhartJose Santos2,000,000
Nov. 8Breeders' Cup DistaffHollywood11/8AjinaMike Smith1,000,000
Nov. 8Breeders' Cup MileHollywood1Spinning WorldCash Asmussen1,100,000
Nov. 8Breeders' Cup JuvenileHollywood11/16Favorite TrickPat Day1,000,000
Nov. 8Breeders' Cup Juv. Fil.Hollywood11/16Countess DianaShane Sellers1,030,000
Nov. 8Breeders' Cup SprintHollywood6 FElmhurstCorey Nakatani1,180,000
Nov. 23Japan CupTokyo Racecourse11/2 (T)PilsudskiMichael Kinane2,690,714
Nov. 30Matriarch StakesHollywood11/4 (T)RyafanAlex Solis420,000
Nov. 30Hollywood DerbyHollywood11/8 (T)SubordinationJerry Bailey300,000
Dec. 14Hollywood Turf CupHollywood11/2 (T)River BayAlex Solis500,000
Dec. 14Hollywood FuturityHollywood11/16Real QuietKent Desormeaux470,000
Note: The purse for the Japan Cup was 376,700,000 Yen. The amount listed above is an estimate in U.S. dollars, based on an exchange rate of 140.

 

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1997–98 Thoroughbred Major Stakes Races