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Pegasus World Cup

Pegasus World Cup

On Saturday, January 23, 2021, the 5th annual Pegasus World Cup was held at Gulfstream Park. With a card featuring 7 graded stakes, highlighted by Knicks Go winning the $3 million Pegasus World Cup (G1) and Colonel Liam winning the $1 million Pegasus World Cup Turf (G1), Pegasus Day was unbelievable!

Whether you’re looking for 2021 Pegasus World Cup contenders, entries, odds, Pegasus Day races, news, 2021 Pegasus World Cup results and payouts, picks and tips, or handicapping advice, you will have the most updated information here.

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Race Recap/Replay

Korea Racing Authority’s Knicks Go was strong as ever in his victory in the 2021 $3 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) at Gulfstream Park.

Knicks Go’s win was his fourth straight including the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1) last time out. The Maryland-bred 5-year-old son of Paynter, purchased as a yearling for $87,000 improved his record to 18-6-3-1 with $3,088,995 earned.

See the finishing order, results, and payouts below. Also, be sure to download our 2021 Inside Track to the Pegasus World Cup Wagering Guide by clicking the banner below. These wagering guides are included at least once a month as part of our premium picks packages.

4Knicks GoBrad CoxJoel Rosario4.603.603.00
5Jesus' TeamJose D'AngeloIrad Ortiz, Jr.8.604.80
3Independence HallMichael McCarthyFlavien Prat10.00
$1.00 Exacta4-5$21.50$1,787,986
$0.50 Trifecta4-5-3$175.05$1,339,141
$0.10 Superfecta4-5-3-1$243.40$783,110
$1.00 Daily Double5-4$9.90$829,248
$0.50 Pick 37-5-4 (3 Correct)$25.75$716,901
$0.50 Pick 46-7-5-4 (4 Correct)$613.20$1,281,957
$0.50 Pick 51-6-7-5-4 (4 Correct)$12.20$0
$0.50 Pick 51-6-7-5-4 (5 Correct)$1,106.35$1,909,493
$0.20 Pick 6 Jackpot3-1-6-7-5-4 (6 Correct)$2,149.12$792,153$266,567
$2.00 Quinella4-5$27.20$39,158
$1.00 Super High Five4-5-3-1-10$20,851.10$110,514


Race Recap/Replay

Robert and Lawana Low’s Colonel Liam flew past fellow Todd Pletcher trainee Largent late to win Saturday’s $1 million Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational (G1) at Gulfstream Park.

Colonel Liam’s win was his second straight following the local Tropical Park Derby and improved his overall record to 6-4-0-1. The 4-year-old Liam’s Map colt, purchased for $1.2 million as an unraced juvenile, has now earned $690,965.

See the finishing order, results, and payouts below.

5Colonel LiamTodd PletcherIrad Ortiz, Jr.
6LargentTodd PletcherPaco Lopez5.003.80
9Cross BorderMike MakerTyler Gaffalione6.40
$1.00 Exacta5-6$14.10$1,285,182
$0.50 Trifecta5-6-9$96.05$752,447
$0.10 Superfecta5-6-9-12$114.32$439,267
$1.00 Daily Double7-5$23.00$186,672
$0.50 Pick 36-7-5 (3 Correct)$282.55$110,164
$2.00 Quinella5-6$17.40$27,780
$1.00 X-5 Super High Five5-6-9-12-10$0$16,638$16,638
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Here are your past winners for two of North America’s richest stakes on dirt and turf: the Pegasus World Cup Invitational and the $1 million Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational (G1).

Pegasus World Cup Invitational | 1 1/8 Miles

2021Knicks Go1:47.89Korea Racing AuthorityBrad CoxJoel Rosario1,740,000
2020Mucho Gusto1:48.85HRH Prince Faisal Bin KhaledBob BaffertIrad Ortiz, Jr.$1,662,000
2019City of Light1:47.71Mr. and Mrs. William K. Warren, Jr.Michael McCarthyJavier Castellano$4,000,000
2018Gun Runner1:47.41Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC and Three Chimneys FarmSteve AsmussenFlorent Geroux$7,000,000
2017Arrogate1:46.83Juddmonte Farms, Inc.Bob BaffertMike Smith$7,000,000

Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational | 1 3/16 Miles

2021Colonel Liam1:53.09Robert and Lawana LowTodd PletcherIrad Ortiz, Jr.$549,000
2020Zulu Alpha1:51.60Michael M. HuiMike MakerTyler Gaffalione$531,000
2019Bricks and Mortar1:54.59Klaravich Stables, Inc. and William H. LawrenceChad BrownIrad Ortiz, Jr.$2,656,250


Recent Payouts

Will Rogers Downs $1,244.00
May 11, 2021 Race 11 Superfecta
Will Rogers Downs $472.40
May 11, 2021 Race 11 Trifecta
Will Rogers Downs $312.00
May 11, 2021 Race 2-5 Pick 4
Will Rogers Downs $139.60
May 11, 2021 Race 2-4 Pick 3
Will Rogers Downs $117.60
May 11, 2021 Race 2 Superfecta

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