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'Chick' and 'Cold Cash' Lead Polls

PJ Chick In Black, Cold Cash 123 lead their respective racing polls.

June 20, 2012

Top-10 Logo

The top two runners in both the 2-year-old and the 3-year-olds and older polls remained the same in the AQHA Racing-Horseplayernow.com National Top-10 Poll.
 
PJ Chick In Black, impressive winner in the Ruidoso Futurity (G1), maintained a slim lead over Heritage Place Futurity (G1) winner BP Cartels Alibi for the second-straight week in the 2-year-old division. BP Cartels Alibi has earnings of $450,900, while PJ Chick In Black has banked $426,239. Remington Park Futurity (R) winner Lota PYC is a close third behind the top two and has earnings of $308,878. The next major race for 2-year olds is the Ed Burke Million Futurity (G1) June 24 at Los Alamitos.
 
In the 3-year-olds and older, Cold Cash 123 remains the unanimous leader in the poll. With wins in the $100,000 Leo Stakes (G1) on March 24, and the $250,000 Remington Park Invitational Championship (G1) on May 27, Cold Cash 123 reaches millionaire status with earnings now at $1,190,281. El Aguila Real, No 3, and Senor Toby will headline the field in the Vessels Maturity (G1) on July 8 at Los Alamitos.
 
NATIONAL RANKINGS, 2-YEAR-OLDS
1. PJ CHICK IN BLACK (95)
2. BP CARTELS ALIBI (88)
3. LOTA PYC (76)
4. EL DUERO (69)
5. BLACKBERRY CZECH (50)
6. SASSMASTER (42)
7. DASH FOR CORONAS (39)
8. INTERESTING MAN (30)
9. KRASH CARTEL (24)
10. PYC KANT KATCH ME (15)
 
Sum Better Stuff (6), Cajun On Star (4), One Dashing Eagle (3), Junior June Bug (3), Coltons Fast Dash (2), Thequeenhasgonenuts (1), Fast N Furious B (1), Ms Jingles (1)
 
NATIONAL RANKINGS, 3-YEAR-OLDS & OLDER
1. COLD CASH 123 (100)
2. LLANO TELLER (82)
3. EL AGUILA REAL (68)
4. EXECUTIVE BRASS (67)
5. RYLEES BOY (55)
6. JLS MR BIGTIME (47)
7. PRICELESS FEATURE (34)
8. A TOSS UP (25)
9. NOCONI (14)
10. KOBE (12)
 
PK Fire (11), Mr Truly Uno (7), New Look (7), Senor Toby (6), De Passem Okey (5), Flame N Flash (4), Dash Back Perry (3), Dashing Vike (1), Unquestionable (1)
 
The 10 voters are:
Ed Burgart (Los Alamitos announcer/handicapper)
Martha Claussen (Q-Racing Ace, writer/handicapper)
Mike Cusortelli (writer/handicapper)
Mike Joyce (TVG analyst)
Tom Dawson (Q-Racing Ace, network television producer)
Dale Day (Remington Park announcer/handicapper)
Jerry Shottenkirk (Q-Racing Ace, handicapper/oddsmaker)
Jeremy Plonk (Night School co-founder/host)
Terry Turrell (Horseplayernow.com handicapper)
Ty Wyant (writer, Daily Racing Form and AQHA)