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SUNLAND DERBY (GR. III)

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Tuesday, March 22, 2022 $500,000 Sunland Derby (Gr. III) powers Sunland Park's biggest card on Sunday Sunland Derby (Gr. III) winner earns virtual berth in 2022 Kentucky Derby Slow Down Andy listed 2-1 morning line favorite $300,000...

THE SUNBURST STAKES- RG3

THE SUNBURST STAKES- RG3

DADDYS MONY The Sunburst Stakes - RG3 Sunland Park  Sunland Park, NM March 5, 2022 Race #06 Purse $100,000 350 Yards   :17.29 Julie A. Schoenhofer & Maricela Vasquez, Owners Eric Valenzuela, Trainer Luis Angel Flores-Garcia, Jockey Daddies Wish (2nd) Jess Take...

SEA EMPEROR

SEA EMPEROR

SEA EMPEROR The Albert & Henry Dominguez Memorial Handicap Sunland Park  Sunland Park, NM February 27, 2022 Race #06 Purse $100,000 1-1/16 Miles  1:44.08 Gallegos Del Norte Racing , Owner Jose R. Gonzalez, Jr., Trainer Luis A. Fuentes, Jockey Jet N G (2nd) Cheese...

MINE THAT BIRD DERBY

MINE THAT BIRD DERBY

STRAIGHT UP G Mine That Bird Derby Sunland Park  Sunland Park, NM February 27, 2022 Race #09 Purse $100,000 1-1/16 Miles  1:42.96 Jungle Racing, LLC, Owner Richard Baltas, Trainer Ricardo Gonzalez, Jockey Bye Bye Bobby (2nd) Classic Moment (3rd) $4.00  $3.00  $2.60...

THE RED HEDEMAN MILE

THE RED HEDEMAN MILE

JET SET WARRIOR The Red Hedeman Mile Sunland Park  Sunland Park, NM February 27, 2022 Race #08 Purse $100,000 One Mile  1:38.78 Jim Volk, Owner Joel Marr, Trainer Miguel T. Fuentes, Jr., Jockey Massive Roar (2nd) Diabolical Storm (3rd) $21.40  $8.00  $4.60 Order of...

THE ISLAND FASHION STAKE

THE ISLAND FASHION STAKE

MISS HARD KNOCKS The Island Fashion Stake Sunland Park  Sunland Park, NM February 27, 2022 Race #07 Purse $75,000 One Mile  1:37.71 Jeremy Ramsland, Owner Bart Hone, Trainer Harry Hernandez, Jockey Manorelli (2nd) Landslid (3rd) $9.20 $4.40  $3.00 Order of Finish - 5,...

SUNLAND PARK RAISES PURSES 25 PERCENT

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Friday, February 25, 2022 Sunland Park raises purses 25 percent   Starting Friday, March 4, a 25 percent purse increase will go into effect for all overnight races at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino.   Business has been...

ENCHANTRESS STAKES WINNER

ENCHANTRESS STAKES WINNER

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Sunday, February 20, 2022 $100,000 Enchantress Stakes goes to Bella Dona in a romp   The classy New Mexico-bred filly Bella Dona earned her seventh win from eight lifetime starts as she cruised to an easy win in Sunday's 12th...

MASK MANDATE LIFTED

For more information contact Jaci Marx at 575-874-5213 or  [email protected]   Mandatory Mask Use is Discontinued at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino   (SUNLAND PARK) The masks are off, and the smiles are back at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino.  ...

MESILLA VALLEY SPEED HANDICAP WINNER

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino   Saturday, February 12, 2022   Big Dee roars to win $100,000 Mesilla Valley Speed Handicap   Multiple stakes winner Big Dee roared to a convincing half-length victory in the $100,000 Mesilla Valley Speed Handicap at...

BIGG DEE WINS

BIGG DEE WINS

BIGG DEE   Mesilla Valley Speed Handicap RG2   Sunland Park  Sunland Park, NM   February 12, 2022   Race #04   Purse $100,000   350 Yards   :17.59   Rex Wells, Owner   James J. Gonzales III, Trainer   Mario Delgado, Jockey...

LA CONEJA STAKES

LA CONEJA STAKES

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Sunday, February 6, 2022 Slammed proves victorious in first start as a 4-year-old, winning $100,000 La Coneja Stakes   Exuding class with every stride, Todd Fincher, Suzanne Kirby and Brad King's superb New Mexico-bred filly...

WEST TEXAS DERBY WINNER

WEST TEXAS DERBY WINNER

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Saturday, February 5, 2022 Lethal Avenger scores impressive win in Saturday's 58th edition of West Texas Derby Slammed is morning line favorite in Sunday's $100,000 La Coneja Stakes Getting away sharply from his outside post under...

Corralito Steak House Stakes

Corralito Steak House Stakes

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Sunday, January 9, 2022 Fincher-trained duo run 1-2 in $100,000 Corralito Steak House Stakes 17-1 longshot Count Them Again wins Bold Ego Handicap via disqualification   Todd Fincher held a strong hand in Sunday's 21st edition of...

COUNT THEM AGAIN

COUNT THEM AGAIN

The Bold Ego Handicap - 29th Running Sunland Park  Sunland Park, NM January 9, 2022 Race #07 Purse $65,000 5-1/2 Furlongs  1:02.79 Lola Cuellar & Alexandria M. Cuellar, Owners Raul V. Vega, Trainer Erick Medellin, Jockey Five Pics Please (DH 2nd) Flyin Falynn...

Colby James rallies to win

Colby James rallies to win

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Saturday, January 8, 2022 Colby James rallies to win $100,000 Red or Green Stakes $100,000 Corralito Steak House Stakes and $65,000 Bold Ego Handicap are on Sunday   Quarter Horse Hall of Fame rider Ricky Ramirez showed why he is...