HORSE RACING

Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino, home of the Sunland Derby, offers a wide variety of live racing action from Thoroughbred to Quarter Horse racing, with year-round simulcast wagering available from tracks all around the world.

RACING NEWS

  • Owner's Racist Social Media Post Draws Ire

    A racist social media post from the account of prominent Thoroughbred breeder/owner Tom VanMeter brought negative attention to the industry and had some sport participants calling for a boycott of any horses he offers at public auction.

  • Indiana Grand Halts Racing Relocations From Lone Star

    Indiana Grand has halted the transfer of all jockeys, exercise riders, and grooms from Lone Star Park to the racing program in Indiana, citing recent news of several positive tests for COVID-19 at Lone Star.

  • Shackleford Filly Fastest at OBS Under Tack Show

    A Shackleford filly sped a quarter-mile in :20 4/5 to post the fastest time during the July 6 first under tack show session in preparation for the Ocala Breeders' Sales July 2-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age Sale.

  • Vekoma Moves Into Top Three of NTRA Poll

    After earning his third straight victory and second consecutive grade 1 triumph when he captured the July 4 Runhappy Metropolitan Handicap (G1), Vekoma left no doubt he was among the elite handicap horses in the country.

  • Cafe Pharoah Set to Contest Japan Dirt Derby

    Cafe Pharoah, already a lock for the top spot in the Japan Road to the Kentucky Derby, returns to action July 8 at Ohi Racecourse to contest the final leg of the series, the Japan Dirt Derby.

RACE DAY RENTAL SPACES

TURF CLUB

Enjoy a day at the races in style at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino’s Turf Club and get a great view of the track’s homestretch while enjoying the amenities of an exclusive Turf Club Membership. The Turf Club facility offers a full service restaurant/bar and live/simulcast wagering with live video feeds from race tracks around the world each week. MORE INFO

PRIVATE SUITE

The Lakeview Room is a private suite with a great view of our racetrack. This is the ultimate room for executive race day events, small business meetings, private corporate parties or race day socials. MORE INFO

2019-2020 MEET LEADING JOCKEYS

December 26, 2019 – March 10, 2020

NameSts1st2nd3rdWin%$%Purses
Francisco Arrieta1503928222659$688,704
Ry Eikleberry129282292246$513,416
Luis Contreras1402618211946$595,261
Enrique Portillo Gomez1371917201441$421,608
Alfredo J. Juarez, Jr.1101818151646$348,569
Elvin Gonzalez137
1612261239$371,617
Ken S. Tohill1331519271146$382,617
Luis Negron1291423161141$239,188
Roimes Chirinos57141472561$337,348
Shane Laviolette871010121137$242,736

2019-2020 MEET LEADING TRAINERS

December 26, 2019 – March 10, 2020

NameSts1st2nd3rdWin%$%Purses
Justin R. Evans1082823162662$522,798
Dick Cappellucci982016192056$253,405
Todd W. Fincher721916132667$538,504
Miguel L. Hernandez1031719111746$337,952
Nancy Summers 5213952552$147,130
Joel H. Marr59125152054$295,358
Susan F. Arnett81813111040$148,318
Martin M. Valdez-Cabral, Jr.468761746$175,981
Greg Green5671331341$150,723
Sherry Armstrong427931745$75,401

2019-2020 MEET LEADING OWNERS

December 26, 2019 – March 10, 2020

NameSts1st2nd3rdWin%$%Purses
Judge Lanier Racing
(Tom McKenna et. al.)
1332123141644$381,720
J. Kirk and Judy Robison236502648$128,952
Gallegos Del Norte Racing
(Miguel Gallegos et al)
276142241$81,904
Kelly's Racing LLC (Joseph Kelly et al)134413169$45,415
Tricar Stables, Inc. (Daniel Cardenas et al)344401224$56,848
John Pinkerton134323169$69,906
Bill J. and Sue Tomasic114213664$79,404
Vanessa Evans124033358$30,861
Norman W. Allen and Scott Bryant4400100100$48,000
Round 2 Racing Stables, LLC (Ramon Gonzalez, Jr. et al)153412020$47,315

2019-2020 MEET LEADING HORSES

December 26, 2019 – March 10, 2020

NameSts1st2nd3rdWin%$%Purses
Mindofmyown532060100$36,184
Deleterious3300100100$23,820
Cherry Way522040100$22,560
Moms Favorite52104060$12,942
Knuckle Ball321067100$22,340
Quincy Express321067100$19,560
Smack Ridge420250100$14,615
Trust the Van52014060$17,070
Launch Light Dream42015075$14,202
Flying Blue320167100$12,640

2019-2020 MEET LEADING JOCKEYS

December 26, 2019 – March 10, 2020

NameSts1st2nd3rdWin%$%Purses
Raul Herrera81121281540$268,772
Alan Hernandez5911941941$236,214
Noe Garcia, Jr.4796101953$223,514
Sergio Becerra, Jr.508761642$188,816
Mauro Salcedo518381637$324,193
Adrian A. Ramos6971151033$206,255
Alonso Rivera417231729$220,520
Alfredo Sigala676159945$139,728
Paul Osbaldo Garcia496761239$166,410
Jaime Parga Leos4065111555$178,709

2019-2020 MEET LEADING TRAINERS

December 26, 2019 – March 10, 2020

NameSts1st2nd3rdWin%$%Purses
Wesley T. Giles54101131944$387,627
Ramon Mendoza327722250$115,717
Mario Fernandez376121624$85,794
Michael W. Joiner255332044$104,181
Jose Luis Muela145133664$91,680
Cynthia G. Gonzalez6341112643$348,294
Daniel A. Cano154412760$64,956
James B. Padgett, II154212747$176,184
Juan M. Gonzalez253741256$99,480
J. Danny Urista33353933$100,815

2019-2020 MEET LEADING OWNERS

December 26, 2019 – March 10, 2020

NameSts1st2nd3rdWin%$%Purses
Diamond Racing Stables LLC
(Julieta Torres et al)
194242153$72,287
John and W. Kathy Lee & I.
Ruben Mares
532060100$71,081
Julio Islas-Payan73104357$27,678
Pierre J. Jr. and Leslie A.
Amestoy
73004343$33,756
Sergio Holguin, Cliften
Nielsen and Felix Rodriguez
63005050$174,160
Guadalupe V. Hernandez72302971$20,672
La Feliz Montana Ranch,
LLC. (Javier Rodriguez et
al)
212231033$44,546
MJ Farms, (Mac Murray et al)82202550$158,467
Blas Duran Castillo142101421$30,812
Miguel Y. and Mauricio
Gallegos
62103350$19,734

2019-2020 MEET LEADING HORSES

December 26, 2019 – March 10, 2020

NameSts1st2nd3rdWin%$%Purses
Kj Frankie B321067100$50,261
Close to Crazy32006767$28,762
Rum Running Odee32006767$17,160
Aggressive Driver2200100100$91,926
Flash for Corona2200100100$37,140
One Ruthless Eagle2200100100$33,780
Jess to Reel2200100100$32,868
Consigliere2200100100$31,140
Magnum Moonflash2200100100$26,520
Geranium2200100100$22,260

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