Fair Grounds Race Course
1751 Gentilly Blvd.
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70119


Date: March 10, 07
Purse: $500,000
Grade: 2
Type: Thoroughbred
Distance: 1 1/8 Miles
Age: Four Years Old and Up
Sex: Both
Turf: Turf

The Mervin Muniz Jr. Memorial Handicap is an American horseracing event that is raced annually at a distance of one and one eighth miles on the turf track of Fair Ground Race Course. This grade II horseracing event is open to horses with an age group four and up. Earlier Mervin Muniz Jr. Memorial Handicap was known as the Explosive Bid Handicap.

Mervin Muniz Jr. Memorial Handicap Winners
Year Winner Age Trainer Jockey Owner Time
2008 Proudinsky Garrett Gomez 1:50.44
2007 Einstein 1:49.57
2006 No Race
2005 A to the Z 1:50.99
2004 Mystery Giver 1:48.29
2003 Candid Glen 1:51.15
2002 Sarafan 1:48.88
2001 Tijiyr 1:50.72
2000 Brave Act 1:48.98