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Race Criteria

BeautyParlorKennyMartinThe following is a listing of race criteria used by TDN in the daily coverage of races both in the daily TDN editions and on the Progeny PPs website.

North American Results

  • Winners and Black Type*-Placed Runners of North American Graded Stakes and Black Type* Races with a Purse Value of 50K and Over.
  • Winners of North American Allowance Races with a Purse Value of 20K and Over.
  • Placed Runners of Significant North American Allowance Races. (Note: Progeny PPs will Only Include Allowance Winners.)
  • Winners of North American Optional Claiming Allowance Races with a Purse Value of 20K and Over and a Claiming Tag of 25K and Over unless the Winner is in for a Claiming Tag.
  • Winners of North American Maiden Special Weight Races with a Purse Value of 18K and Over.
  • Winners of North American Maiden Claiming Races with a Purse Value of 18K and Over and a Claiming Tag of 40K and Over.

International Results

  • Winners and Stakes-Placed Runners of European Group and Graded Stakes.
  • Winners and Stakes-Placed Runners of European Listed Stakes.
  • Winners of Significant European Allowance and Maiden Races.
  • International Graded Races Including:
    • Japan/Dubai: Winners and Placed Runners of All Graded* Races and Other Significant Stakes Races
    • Australiasia/Hong Kong/South America: Winners and Placed Runners of All Grade I* Races
  • American-Bred or Sired and European-Bred or Sired Winners of Significant International Races.

*As defined by the International Cataloguing Standards