Ellis Park Day 25: Sunday, August 20, 2017

Tommie M. Lewis and Magdalena Racing’s Ten City (at right) will put his unblemished record on the line in Sunday’s $75,000 Ellis Park Juvenile.  Photo by Coady Photography

Ellis Park Selections By John Gaver III: Sunday, August 20, 2017

Two-year-olds will be in the spotlight on Sunday, August 20 at Ellis Park in Henderson, Ky., as the customary nine-race program is peppered with juvenile races including a pair of black-type events– the $75,000 Ellis Park Debutante for two-year-old fillies, and the $75,000 Ellis Park Juvenile for two-year-olds. Both races will be contested at a seven-furlong trip on the main track.

The card also features a $2,099 carryover in the Super High Five wager.

The Green Sheet doped out a pair of trifectas on Saturday’s nine-race program at Ellis Park, including a $140 hit in the fourth race and a cold $76 score in the nightcap. 24 days into the summer stand at “The Pea Patch”, The Sheet is hitting at a 25 percent win clip–its top selection in each race has finished in the money 66 percent of time.

For full-card selections and comments for the Sunday, August 20 program at Ellis Park click HERE.


Header image: “Fair High,” oil on board by Vaughn Flannery (American, 1898-1955)

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