POLITICALLY CORRUPT THE TOP QUALIFIER – WILL ADVANCE TO THE GRADE 3 $235,600 DASH FOR CASH DERBY

For Immediate Release
Saturday, September 24, 2016

GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Friday, September 23, 2016) – The field is set for the 19th edition of the Grade 3, $235,600 Dash for Cash Derby to be held Saturday, October 8 at 440 yards. The top 10 horses that posted the fastest times from tonight’s trials will advance to the final. 
  
  
 
 
Politically Corrupt
Politically Corrupt Fastest Qualifier


 
Politically Corrupt, owned by Double H Racing Investments and trained by Jose Sanchez clocked the 440 yards in 21.608 seconds over a fast track earning a guaranteed spot in the final. It was in the fifth race, breaking from the 10 hole with Manuel Gutierrez up, that the strapping sorrel gelding broke on top and took the lead straight away, then halfway through the race, kicked in another gear to post a two length margin over the others. The effort produced a speed index of 91.

There was at least one qualifier from all but the seventh race tonight. The eighth produced the most with three. 

The official list of qualifiers for the $235,600 Grade 3, Dash for Cash Derby final to be held on Saturday, October 8 in order of fastest times are:

Horse

Time

Jockey

Trainer

Politically Corrupt 

21.608 

Manuel Gutierrez 

Jose Sanchez 

Tlc Dale

21.616

Manuel Gutierrez

Adrian Huitron

Shez a Hot Valentine

21.646

John Hamilton

Homar Garza

Tellereyematthebar

21.665

Ivan Carnero

Brian Stroud

Octonaut

21.702

Esgar Ramirez

Rolando Almanza

Woop Dee Doo

21.712

Yordanis Amaro

Kelli Martin

My Moment of Fame

21.757

Luis Vivanco

Angel Sanchez

Kid Can Dash

21.782

Francisco Calderon

Leon Bard

Especial Cartel

21.809

Luis Vivanco

Angel Sanchez

Patriot Pearl

21.827

Ricky Ramirez

Trey Wood

  Be sure to join us tomorrow night for the Dash for Cash Futurity Trials. There are 12 trials scheduled. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. First race post time 6:35 p.m. CDT.

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