Le Florida Derby est une course hippique de plat se déroulant fin mars, début avril sur l'hippodrome de Gulfstream Park à Hallandale, en Floride aux États-Unis. Elle est ouverte aux poulains de 3 ans, disputée sur le dirt sur la distance de 1 800 mètres, elle est dotée de 1 000 000 de dollars. C'est l'une des plus importantes préparatoires aux classiques de la Triple Couronne américaine et se déroule cinq semaines avant le Kentucky Derby.

Florida Derby

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Localisation Hippodrome de Gulfstream Park, Hallandale, Floride, USA
Inaugurée 1952
Type de course Plat, pur-sang
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Informations sur la course
Longueur 1 800 mètres
Piste Dirt, corde à gauche
Qualification 3 ans
Poids mâles : 122 lbs (55,3 kg)
Gains $ 1 000 000
Record 1'46"80, Gen. Duke, 1957

Histoire modifier

Créée en 1952, le Florida Derby compte certains de plus grands champions américains à son palmarès. 21 de ses vainqueurs ont ensuite remporté au moins une des trois épreuves de la Triple Couronne américaine :

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Chrono :

  • 1'46"80 – Gen. Duke (1957), record du monde des 1 800 mètres à l'époque

Propriétaire le plus titré :

  • 5 – Calumet Farm (1957, 1958, 1968, 1971, 1978)

Jockey le plus titré :

  • 6 – John R. Velazquez (2009, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2023)

Entraîneur le plus titré :

  • 7 – Todd A. Pletcher (2007, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2021, 2023)

Palmarès modifier

Année Vainqueur Père Jockey Entraîneur Propriétaire !Deuxième Troisième Temps
2023 Forte Violence Irad Ortiz Jr. Todd A. Pletcher Repole Stable & St. Elias Stable Mage Cyclone Mischief 1'49"37
2022 White Abarrio Race Day Tyler Gaffalione Saffie A. Joseph Jr. C2 Racing Stable Charge It Simplification 1'50"64
2021 Known Agenda Curlin Irad Ortiz Jr. Todd A. Pletcher St. Elias Stable Soup And Sandwich Greatest Honour 1'49"45
2020 Tiz the Law Constitution Manny Franco Barclay Tagg Sackatoga Stable Shivaree Ete Indien 1'50"00
2019 Maximum Security New Years Day Luis Saez Jason Servis Mary & Gary West Bodexpress Code of Honor 1'48"86
2018 Audible Into Mischief John R. Velazquez Todd A. Pletcher China Horse Club, WinStar Farm & &l. Hofburg Mississippi 1'49"48
2017 Always Dreaming Bodemeister John R. Velazquez Todd A. Pletcher Teresa Viola Racing Stable, MeB Racing & al. State Of Honor Gunnevera 1'47"47
2016 Nyquist Uncle Mo Mario Gutierrez Doug O'Neill Reddam Racing Majesto Fellowship 1'49"11
2015 Materiality Afleet Alex John R. Velazquez Todd A. Pletcher Alto Racing Upstart Amis Flatter 1'52"30
2014 Constitution Tapit Javier Castellano Todd A. Pletcher Winstar Farm Wildcat Red General A Rod 1'49"17
2013 Orb Malibu Moon John Velazquez Claude. R. McGaughey III Stuart S. Janney III & Phipps Stable Itsmyluckyday Merit Man 1'50"87
2012 Take Charge Indy A.P. Indy Calvin Borel Patrick B. Byrne Chuck & Maribeth Sandford Reveron Union Rags 1'48"79
2011 Dialed In Mineshaft Julien Leparoux Nick Zito Robert V. LaPenta Shackleford To Honor And Serve 1'50"74
2010 Ice Box Pulpit Jose Lezcano Nick Zito Robert V. LaPenta Pleasant Prince Rule 1'49"19
2009 Quality Road Elusive Quality John Velazquez James A. Jerkens Edward P. Evans Dunkirk Theregoesjojo 1'47"72
2008 Big Brown Boundary Kent Desormeaux Richard E. Dutrow Jr. IEAH Stables & Paul Pompa Jr. Smooth Air Tomcito 1'48"16
2007 Scat Daddy Johannesburg Edgar Prado Todd A. Pletcher James Scatuorchio & Michael Tabor Notional Chelokee 1'49"00
2006 Barbaro Dynaformer Edgar Prado Michael Matz Lael Stables Sharp Humor Sunriver 1'49"01
2005 High Fly Atticus Jerry Bailey Nick Zito Live Oak Plantation Noble Causeway B B Best 1'49"43
2004 Friends Lake A.P. Indy Richard Migliore John C. Kimmel Chester & Mary Broman Value Plus The Cliffs Edge 1'51"38
2003 Empire Maker Unbridled Jerry Bailey Robert Frankel Juddmonte Farms Trust N' Luck Indy Dancer 1'49"05
2002 Harlan's Holiday Harlan Edgar Prado Kenneth McPeek Starlight Stable Blue Burner Peekskill 1'48"80
2001 Monarchos Maria's Mon Jorge Chavez John T. Ward Jr. John C. Oxley Outofthebox Invisible Ink 1'49"95
2000 Hal's Hope Jolies Halo Roger Velez Harold J. Rose Rose Family Stable High Yield Tahkodha Hills 1'51"49
1999 Vicar Wild Again Shane Sellers Carl Nafzger James B. Tafel Wondertross Cat Thief 1'50"83
1998 Cape Town Seeking The Gold Shane Sellers D. Wayne Lukas Overbrook Farm Lil's Lad Halory Hunter 1'49"21
1997 Captain Bodgit Saint Ballado Alex Solis Gary Capuano Team Valor Pulpit Frisk Me Now 1'50"60
1996 Unbridled's Song Unbridled Mike E. Smith James T. Ryerson Paraneck Stable Editor's Note Skip Away 1'47"85
1995 Thunder Gulch Gulch Mike E. Smith D. Wayne Lukas Michael Tabor Suave Prospect Mecke 1'49"70
1994 Holy Bull Great Above Mike E. Smith Warren A. Croll Jr. Warren A. Croll Jr. Ride The Rails Halos Image 1'47"66
1993 Bull Inthe Heather Ferdinand Wigberto Ramos Howard M. Tesher Arthur Klein Storm Tower Wallenda 1'51"38
1992 Technology Time For A Change Jerry Bailey Hubert Hine Scott C. Savin Dance Floor Pistols And Roses 1'50"72
1991 Fly So Free Time For A Change José A. Santos Scotty Schulhofer Tommy Valando Strike The Gold Hansel 1'50"44
1990 Unbridled Fappiano Pat Day Carl Nafzger Genter Stable Slavic Run Turn 1'52"00
1989 Mercedes Won Air Forbes Won Earlie Fires Arnold Fink Christopher Spencer Western Playboy Big Stanley 1'49"60
1988 Brian's Time Roberto Randy Romero John M. Veitch James W. Phillips Forty Niner Notebook 1'49"80
1987 Cryptoclearance Fappiano José A. Santos Scotty Schulhofer Phil Teinowitz No More Flowers Talinum 1'49"60
1986 Snow Chief Reflected Glory Alex Solis Melvin F. Stute Carl Grinstead & Ben Rochelle Badger Land Mogambo 1'51"80
1985 Proud Truth Graustark Jorge Velásquez John M. Veitch Darby Dan Farm Irish Sur Do It Again Dan 1'50"00
1984 Swale Seattle Slew Laffit Pincay Jr. Woody Stephens Claiborne Farm Dr Carter Darn That Alarm 1'47"60
1983 Croeso Super Concorde Frank Olivares Stephen A. DiMauro Cardiff Stud Farm & Jerry Fowler Copelan Law Talk 1'49"80
1982 Timely Writer Staff Writer Jeffrey Fell Dominic Imprescia Peter Martin & Francis Martin Star Gallant Our Escapade 1'49"60
1981 Lord Avie Lord Gaylord Chris McCarron Daniel Perlsweig David Simon Akureyri Linnleur 1'50"40
1980 Plugged Nickle Key To The Mint Buck Thornburg Thomas J. Kelly John M. Schiff Naked Sky Lord Gallant 1'50"20
1979 Spectacular Bid Bold Bidder Ronnie Franklin Bud Delp Hawksworth Farm Lot O' Gold Fantasy N' Reality 1'48"80
1978 Alydar Raise A Native Jorge Velásquez John M. Veitch Calumet Farm Believe It Dr Valeri 1'47"00
1977 Ruthie's Native Native Royalty Craig Perret Eugene Jacobs Ruth A. Perlmutter For The Moment Sir Sir 1'50"20
Coined Silver Herbager Buck Thornburg George T. Poole III Cornelius V. Whitney Nearly On Time Fort Prevel 1'48"80
1976 Honest Pleasure What A Pleasure Braulio Baeza LeRoy Jolley Bertram R. Firestone Great Contractor Proud Birdie 1'47"80
1975 Prince Thou Art Hail To Reason Braulio Baeza Lou Rondinello Darby Dan Farm Sylvan Place Foolish Pleasure 1'50"40
1974 Judger Damascus Laffit Pincay Jr. Woody Stephens Claiborne Farm Cannonade Bucks Bid 1'49"00
1973 Royal and Regal Vaguely Noble Walter Blum Warren A. Croll Jr. Aisco Stable Forego Restless Jet 1'47"40
1972 Upper Case Round Table Ron Turcotte Lucien Laurin Meadow Stable Spanish Riddle Gentle Smoke 1'50"00
1971 Eastern Fleet Fleet Nasrullah Eddie Maple Reggie Cornell Calumet Farm Executioner Jim French 1'47"40
1970 My Dad George Dark Star Ray Broussard Frank J. McManus Raymond M. Curtis Corn Off The Cob Cassie Red 1'50"80
1969 Top Knight Vertex Manuel Ycaza Raymond F. Metcalf Steven B. Wilson Arts And Letters Al Hattab 1'48"40
1968 Forward Pass On-And-On Don Brumfield Henry Forrest Calumet Farm Iron Ruler Perfect Tan 1'49"00
1967 In Reality Intentionally Earlie Fires Melvin Calvert Frances A. Genter Biller Reason To Hail 1'50"20
1966 Williamston Kid Piet Robert Stevenson James Bartlett Paul F. Ternes & James Bartlett Bold And Brave Sky Guy 1'50"60
1965 Native Charger Native Dancer John L. Rotz Raymond F. Metcalf Warner Stable Hail To All Gallant Lad 1'51"20
1964 Northern Dancer Nearctic Bill Shoemaker Horatio Luro Windfields Farm The Scoundrel Dandy K. 1'50"80
1963 Candy Spots Nigromante Bill Shoemaker Mesh Tenney Rex C. Ellsworth Sky Wonder Cool Prince 1'50"60
1962 Ridan Nantallah Manuel Ycaza LeRoy Jolley M. Jolley, E. Woods & John L. Greer Cicada Admirals Voyage 1'50"40
1961 Carry Back Saggy Johnny Sellers Jack A. Price Katherine Price Crozier Beau Prince 1'48"80
1960 Bally Ache Ballydam Bobby Ussery Jimmy Pitt Edgehill Farm Venetian Way Victoria Park 1'47"60
1959 Easy Spur Crowfoot Bill Hartack Paul L. Kelley Spring Hill Farm Sword Dancer Master Palynch 1'47"20
1958 Tim Tam Tom Fool Bill Hartack Horace A. Jones Calumet Farm Lincoln Road Grey Monarch 1'49"20
1957 Gen. Duke Bull Lea Bill Hartack Horace A. Jones Calumet Farm Bold Ruler Iron Liege 1'46"80
1956 Needles Ponder David Erb Hugh L. Fontaine D & H Stable Count Chic Pintor Lea 1'48"60
1955 Nashua Nasrullah Eddie Arcaro Jim Fitzsimmons Belair Stud Blue Lem First Cabin 1'53"20
1954 Correlation Free America Bill Shoemaker Noble Threewitt Robert S. Lytle Goyamo Big Crest 1'55"20
1953 Money Broker Half Crown Alfred Popara Vester R. Wright G. & G. Stable Blaze Jamie K 1'53"80
1952 Sky Ship Teddys Comet Ronnie Nash Preston M. Burch Brookmeade Stable Handsome Teddy Sandtop 1'50"80

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