Complete List of Santa Anita Derby Winners, Champions Every Year

(Santa Anita FB Page)
(Santa Anita FB Page)

Location – Santa Anita Park

Distance – 1 1/8 Miles

Surface – Dirt

Purse – $1,000,000

Restrictions – Three-year-olds

YearWinnerJockeyTrainerOwnerTime
2016ExaggeratorKent J. DesormeauxJ. Keith DesormeauxBig Chief Racing/Rocker O Ranch et al1:49.66
2015DortmundMartin GarciaBob BaffertKaleem Shah1:48.73
2014California ChromeVictor EspinozaArt ShermanM. Perry & S. Coburn1:47.52
2013GoldencentsKevin KriggerDoug O'NeillW. C. Racing, D. Kenney, RAP Racing1:48.78
2012I'll Have AnotherMario GutierrezDoug O'NeillJ. Paul Reddam1:47.88
2011Midnight InterludeVictor EspinozaBob BaffertArnold Zetcher1:48.56
2010Sidney's CandyJoe TalamoJohn W. SadlerSid and Jenny Craig Trust1:48.00
2009Pioneerof the NileGarrett GomezBob BaffertZayat Stables1:49.17
2008Colonel JohnCorey NakataniEoin G. HartyWinStar Farm1:48.16
2007TiagoMike E. SmithJohn ShirreffsJerry & Ann Moss1:49.51
2006Brother DerekAlex SolisDan HendricksCecil Peacock1:48.00
2005Buzzards BayMark GuidryJeff MullinsFog City Stable1:49.18
2004CastledaleJose Valdivia, Jr.Jeff MullinsFrank Lyons & Greg Knee1:49.24
2003Buddy GilGary StevensJeff MullinsDesperado Stables et al.1:49.36
2002Came HomeChris McCarronPaco J. GonzalezJ. Toffan/T. McCaffery et al.1:50.02
2001Point GivenGary StevensBob BaffertThe Thoroughbred Corp.1:47.77
2000The DeputyChris McCarronJenine SahadiTeam Valor/Gary Barber1:49.08
1999General ChallengeGary StevensBob BaffertGolden Eagle Farm1:48.92
1998Indian CharlieGary StevensBob BaffertHal Earnhardt/John R. Gaines1:47.00
1997Free HouseKent DesormeauxJ. Paco GonzalezJ. Toffan & T. McCaffery1:47.60
1996CavonnierChris McCarronBob BaffertWalter Family Trust1:48.91
1995Larry the LegendGary StevensCraig A. LewisCraig A. Lewis1:47.99
1994BroccoGary StevensRandy WinickAlbert R. Broccoli1:48.33
1993Personal HopeGary StevensMark A. HennigLee & Debi Lewis1:49.03
1992A.P. IndyEd DelahoussayeNeil DrysdaleTomonori Tsurumaki1:49.25
1991DinardChris McCarronRichard J. LundyAllen E. Paulson1:48.00
1990Mister FriskyGary StevensLaz BarreraSolymar Stable1:49.00
1989Sunday SilencePat ValenzuelaCharlie WhittinghamH-G-W Partners1:47.60
1988Winning Colors†Gary StevensD. Wayne LukasEugene V. Klein1:47.80
1987Temperate SilBill ShoemakerCharlie WhittinghamFrankfurt Stables/Whittingham1:49.00
1986Snow ChiefAlex SolisMelvin F. StuteGrinstead & Rochelle1:48.60
1985SkywalkerLaffit Pincay, Jr.Michael WhittinghamOak Cliff Stable1:48.40
1984Mighty AdversaryEd DelahoussayeTommy DoyleM/M Felty J. Yoder1:49.00
1983MarfaJorge VelasquezD. Wayne LukasFrench, Beal, Lukas1:49.40
1982MutteringLaffit Pincay, Jr.D. Wayne LukasTartan Stable1:47.60
1981Splendid SpruceDarrel McHargueChay R. KnightSurf and Turf Stable1:49.00
1980CodexPat ValenzuelaD. Wayne LukasTartan Stable1:47.60
1979Flying PasterDonald PierceGordon C. CampbellBernard J. Ridder1:48.00
1978AffirmedLaffit Pincay, Jr.Laz BarreraHarbor View Farm1:48.00
1977HabitonyBill ShoemakerTommy DoyleAnthony W. Pejsa1:48.20
1976An ActLaffit Pincay, Jr.Ron McAnallyKatz, Brun & Roberts, et al.1:48.00
1975AvatarJorge TejeiraTommy DoyleArthur A. Seeligson, Jr.1:47.60
1974DestroyerIsmael ValenzuelaMonti C. SimsKenneth Opstein1:48.80
1973ShamLaffit Pincay, Jr.Frank "Pancho" MartinSigmund Sommer1:47.00
1972Solar SaluteLaffit Pincay, Jr.Lou GlauburgM/M John J. Elmore1:47.60
1971Jim FrenchAngel Cordero, Jr.John P. CampoFrank Caldwell1:48.20
1970TerlagoBill ShoemakerJerry M. FanningSamuel J. Agnew1:48.40
1969Majestic PrinceBill HartackJohnny LongdenFrank M. McMahon1:49.20
1968Alley FighterLaffit Pincay, Jr.James W. MaloneyCragwood Stables1:49.00
1967RukenFernando AlvarezClyde TurkLouis R. Rowan1:49.80
1966BoldnesianWalter BlumJames W. MaloneyWilliam Haggin Perry1:48.40
1965Lucky DebonairBill ShoemakerFrank CatroneAda L. Rice1:47.00
1964Hill RiseDonald PierceWilliam B. FinneganEl Peco Ranch1:47.40
1963Candy SpotsBill ShoemakerMesh TenneyRex C. Ellsworth1:50.20
1962Royal AttackEdward BurnsWilliam J. HirschNeil S. McCarthy1:49.60
1961Four-and-TwentyJohnny LongdenVance LongdenAlberta Ranches, Ltd.1:48.00
1960TompionBill ShoemakerRobert L. WheelerC.V. Whitney1:47.80
1959Silver Spoon†Raymond YorkRobert L. WheelerC.V. Whitney1:49.00
1958Silky SullivanBill ShoemakerReggie CornellTom Ross & Phil Klipstein1:49.40
1957Sir WilliamHenry MorenoCecil JollyLouella & Herbert Armstrong1:54.20
1956TerrangBill ShoemakerMesh TenneyRex C. Ellsworth1:51.00
1955SwapsJohnny LongdenMesh TenneyRex C. Ellsworth1:50.00
1954DetermineRaymond YorkWilliam MolterAndrew J. Crevolin1:48.80
1953ChanleaEddie ArcaroHorace A. JonesCalumet Farm1:49.80
1952Hill GailTed AtkinsonHorace A. JonesCalumet Farm1:50.00
1951Rough'n TumbleEddie ArcaroMelvin CalvertFrances Genter1:50.40
1950Your HostJohnny LongdenHarry L. DanielsWilliam Goetz1:48.80
1949Old RockportGordon GlissonPhil ReillyClifford Mooers1:50.20
1948SalmagundiJohnny LongdenWillie BoothWilliam G. Helis1:51.20
1947On TrustJohnny LongdenWilliam MolterE. O. Stice & Sons2:03.20
1946KnockdownRobert PermaneJames W. SmithMaine Chance Farm1:50.60
1945BymeabondGeorge WoolfWayne B. StuckiJ. Kel Houssels1:50.00
1941Porter's CapLeon HaasTom SmithCharles S. Howard1:54.40
1940SweepidaRalph NevesL. Roy StaplesH. C. "Dutch" Hill1:51.60
1939Ciencia†Carroll BiermanWilliam J. HirschKing Ranch1:50.60
1938StagehandJack WestropeEarl SandeMaxwell Howard1:50.40
1937Fairy HillMaurice PetersRichard E. HandlenWilliam duPont, Jr.1:45.80
1936He DidWayne D. WrightJ. Thomas TaylorMrs. Silas B. Mason1:49.40
1935GillieSilvio CoucciWilliam BrennanGreentree Stable1:44.60

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