Monmouth Park
Oceanport Avenue
Oceanport, New Jersey, 07757


Date: July 31, 11
Purse: $1,000,000
Grade: 1
Type: T
Distance: 1 1/8 Miles
Age: Three Year Olds
Sex: Both
Turf: Dirt, left-handed

The Haskell Invitational is a grade I thoroughbred horseracing event that takes place annually at Monmouth Park Racetrack, New Jersey. This race is open for three years old horses willing to run one and one eighth miles. Past records: Bet Twice and Majestic Light got a record making victory in 1987 and 1976 respectively by clocking 1:47:00. Majestic Light got the largest winning margin â six lengths â in 1976. Craig Perret clinched win thrice while Miguel A. Rivera, Jose Santos, Mike E. Smith, Gary L. Stevens, Jerry Bailey got two times each. Warren A. Croll, Jr., Sonny Hine and Bob Baffert won three times each to set a record of winning three races by trainers.

Haskell Invitational Handicap Winners
Year Winner Age Trainer Jockey Owner Time
2011 Coil 3 Bob Baffert Martin Garcia Pegram, Watson & Weitman 1:48.10
2010 Lookin At Lucky 3 Bob Baffert Martin Garcia Paul Weitman 1:49.4
2009 Rachel Alexandra 3 Steve Asmussen Calvin Borel Stonestreet Stables/McComick, etc 1:47.21
2008 Big Brown 3 Richard E. Dutrow, Jr. Kent Desormeaux Paul Pompa Jr., et al. 1:48.31
2007 Any Given Saturday 3 Todd A. Pletcher Garrett Gomez Padua Stables 1:48.35
2006 Bluegrass Cat 3 Todd A. Pletcher John Velazquez WinStar Farm 1:48.85
2005 Roman Ruler 3 Bob Baffert Jerry Bailey Fog City Stable 1:49.88
2004 Lion Heart 3 Patrick L. Biancone Joe Bravo M. Tabor 1:48.80
2003 Peace Rules 3 Robert J. Frankel Edgar Prado Edmund A. Gann 1:49.20
2002 War Emblem 3 Bob Baffert Victor Espinoza The Thoroughbred Corp. 1:48.20
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