Busher

Running on Saturday, February 25, 2017

The Busher Handicap is named in honor of champion racing mare Busher, Champion Two Year Old Filly of 1944. The race was run at 1 mile (8 furlongs in 1978 and 1979 and at a mile and an eighth (9 furlongs) from 1985 to 1992. It was not run in 1986 and 1987.

$150,000 1 Mile 1/16 () Grade:

Year Horse Age Weight Time Owner Trainer Jockey Value
2017 Yorkiepoo Princess 120 1:47:69 Danny J. Chen Edward Barker Irad Ortiz Jr. $150,000
2016 Mo d'Amour 118 1:47:37 King of Prussia Stable Todd Pletcher Christopher DeCarlo $125,000
2015 Condo Commando 122 1:46:52 Michael Dubb, Bethlehem Stables LLC, and The Elkstone Group LLC Rudy R. Rodriguez Junior Alvarado $100,000
2014 Joint Return 3 118 1:48.49 Main Line Racing Stable John C. Servis Kendrick Carmouche $60,000.00
2013 Princess of Sylmar 3 122 1:45.52 King of Prussia Stable Todd A. Pletcher Javier Castellano $60,000.00
2012 Sweet Seventeen 116 1:46.05 John, Mrs. Oxley H. Graham Motion Alan Garcia $45,000.00
2011 It's Tricky 118 1:43.21 Darley Stable Kiaran McLaughlin Eddie Castro $39,000.00
2010 Roman Chestnut 116 1:45.93 Ellen O'Connell Leah Gyarmati Angel Serpa $39,000.00
2009 What a Pear 122 1:45.17 Tri-Bone Stables Joseph Parker Channing Hill $42,198.00
2008 Little Belle 116 1:44.32 Darley Stable Kiaran McLaughlin Rajiv Maragh $48,960.00
2007 Olivine 116 1:44.76 Punk, Dileo David Donk C.C. Lopez $41,847.00
2006 Regal Engagement 116 1:47.15 Mark Spitzer Tom Bush Ramon Dominguez $42,393.00
2005 Amazing Buy 122 1:44 3/5 Paraneck Stable Jennifer Pedersen Norberto Arroyo, Jr. $48,420.00
2004 Fond 122 1:44 4/5 Dogwood Stable George Weaver Aaron Gryder $48,960.00
2003 Elegant Designer 120 1:45 1/5 Michael H. Sherman Anthony Dutrow Mario Pino $48,870.00
2002 Bema 122 1:45 4/5 Claiborne Farm Claude McGaughey III Javier Castellano $48,525.00
2001 Diversa 122 1:45 3/5 December Hill Farm John Kimmel Joe Bravo $48,180.00
2000 Shopping For Love 114 1:43 4/5 George & d´┐ŻArcangelo Kenneth A. Nesky Norberto Arroyo Jr. $49,395.00
1999 Synchronized 114 1:44 4/5 George Yemec Martin Warnsborough Jose Espinoza $38,952.00
1998 Best Friend Stro 118 1:46 Eugene E. Hauman Michael E. Hushion Aaron Gryder $39,240.00
1997 Glory in Motion 116 1:46 Kentucky Blue/E.Sitt John Kimmel Jorge Chavez $39,852.00
1996 Mackie 112 1:45 4/5 Walden Vanmeter Elliott W. Walden Joseph Bravo $39,816.00
1995 Ammy Hils 112 1:46 1/5 Be Stables John Kimmel Mike Luzzi $47,580.00
1994 Forcing Bid 112 1:45 4/5 Hassan Shoaib Del W. Carroll II Filiberto Leon $47,700.00
1993 True Affair 120 1:44 1/5 Winbound Farms Gary Contessa Joe Bravo $50,850.00
1992 Queen Of Triumph 111 1:52 3/5 Robert Perez Alfredo Callejas Jorge Chavez $66,030.00
1991 I'm A Thriller 119 1:52 2/5 Adele L. Rand Michael J. Kelly Art Madrid Jr. $52,920.00
1990 My Girl Jeannie 116 1:55 1/5 Hugh Keith William V. Terrill James Bruin $59,100.00
1989 Dreamy Mimi 115 1:53 3/5 A.G. Campbell Jr. George R. Arnold II Richard Migliore $40,800.00
1988 Fulbright Scholar 112 1:53 2/5 J. Anthony Forstmann D. Wayne Lukas Jose Santos $66,700.00
1985 Kamikaze Rick 123 1:50 Theodore Sabarese John Parisella Angel Cordero Jr. $40,440.00
1984 Squan Song 123 1:43 2/5 Robert Brennan Carlos A. Garica Herbert McCauley $42,840.00
1983 Far Flying 120 1:44 3/5 G. W. Humphrey Jr. Michael Kay Jean-Luc Samyn $34,680.00
1982 Mochila 111 1:43 2/5 John Nerud Jan H. Nerud Michael Venezia $34,240.00
1981 Andover Way 114 1:41 4/5 Joseph Allen Howard M. Tesher Angel Cordero Jr. $34,560.00
1980 Wistful 120 1:41 4/5 Bright View Farm Anthony Bardaro Donald Brumfield $34,200.00
1979 Croquis 114 1:38 3/5 Christiana Stable James W. Maloney Ruben Hernandez $26,220.00
1978 Tingle Stone 121 1:34 4/5 Christiana Stable James W. Maloney Ruben Hernandez $25,695.00