Tuesday, 16 August 2016 17:26

87th Canadian Derby - Post Positions

Written by Lori Coté, Northlands
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EDMONTON, AB (August 16, 2016) – The final list of contenders have been finalized for the 87th Canadian Derby presented by CIBC on Saturday, August 20. Post positions were selected by draw this afternoon. The 12 three-year old thoroughbreds that will race for the $150,000 purse are:

PP Horse Jockey Odds
1 Hold the Giant (KY) G Olguin 15-1
2 Sorryaboutnothing (FL) D G Lopez 12-1
3 B C Charlie (BC) S White Shield 20-1
4 Law Master (KY) K Balgobin 8-1
5 Access This (KY) R H Hamel 4-1
6 Ruck (KY) O Moreno 10-1
7 The Accuser (KY) D Bynoe 20-1
8 Ready Intaglio (KY) S Muir 7-2
9 Lord Vancouver (BC) D Araujo 6-1
10 Northernlocomotive (AB) A Martin 30-1
11 Solve (KY) D Nelson 12-1
12 Inside Straight (NY) R W Walcott 9-2
AE Perfect Gent (KY) (AE) A Martin  
AE Warden of the West (KY) (AE) R H Hamel  

The Canadian Derby is where the glory of horse racing and the peak of fashion combine for an unforgettable day at the racetrack.

Join us on Saturday, August 20 for the ultimate day of entertainment with 10 highly anticipated stakes races, culminating with the Canadian Derby Race itself. An Alberta country double bill rounds out the evening with concerts from Gord Bamford and Paul Brandt in the infield. Tickets are still available at www.northlandspark.ca.


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