The Hand Youre Dealt in The Hanshin Cup

Hanshin Cup – Grade III

The Hand Youre Dealt won The Rushaway Stakes in his last race and looks to have a good chance to take The Hanshin Cup – Grade III with All Memories and Broom Handle his main rivals.

Hanshin Cup – Grade III

5/13/2017 18:05 5/11/2017 3:00 AP Race #1 1m Dirt Graded Stake


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Fat Lady

Hambletonian Stable

Won four from fourteen starts. Purchased by his present owner for $12.510 winning three from eight since, two allowances both at GG also The Dowd Mile following two wins with his last race finishing second in The FON Stakes beaten by a quarter of a length.

The Hand Youre Dealt

Mb Stables

Won three from seven starts, a maiden at MTH in his second race, an allowance at GP also his last race in The Rushaway Stakes by two lengths.


John Henry

Won seven from twenty six starts. Purchased by his present owner for $250.000 after finishing second in The Suburban Handicap – Grade II beaten by three lengths. Since then won one from eight in The CC Iron Horse by a neck, he last ran in The Excelsior – Grade III finishing seventh of nine beaten by five lengths.


Nakamura Stables

Won nine from twenty starts, a maiden at LS in his first race, two allowances at EMD and GP also five Stakes, The Funny Cide, The Bongard, The Juvenile Dirt Sprint, The Smooth Air, The Sham Stakes – Grade III and The MTH Cup – Grade II. He last ran in The Makers Mark Mile – Grade I finishing ninth of ten beaten by five lengths.

Make A Fortune

Night Rider Stables

Won seven from twenty four starts all for previous owners. Claimed by his present owner for $62.500 after finishing second at GP beaten by a neck. Since then ran once in The Skip Away – Grade III finishing eighth beaten by three lengths.

All Memories

Mb Stables

Won three from eight starts, a maiden at BEL in his third race, an allowance at TAM also The TUP Derby all by a length. Since then ran twice finishing fourth in The Rebel – Grade II and second in The Coolmore Lexington – Grade III beaten by a length in both.

Broom Handle

Canadian Racing

Won five from eleven starts. Purchased by his present owner for $17.000 before going to the track winning a maiden at PEN in his second start, three allowances at MNR, RP and SA also The Stymie by half a length following that by finishing sixth in The Excelsior – Grade III in his last race beaten by five lengths.

Good luck to all.

The Englishman.

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