In light of a slow start that left him with a lot to do to close into a soft pace, Team Valor International and Gary Barber's KASSEOPIA (GB) put in an impressive run to get third in February's El Camino Real Derby (G3) at Golden Gate Fields. The El Camino Real was his first start […]
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It is a clash of the titans this weekend as arguably racing's best undefeated sophomore superstars are set to face off in Saturday's Grade 1 Xpressbet.com Florida Derby. Kiaran McLaughlin's Mohaymen is the gritty gray son of Tapit who has dominated the Kentucky Derby prep races at Gulfstream Park, and Doug O'Neill's Nyquist the Breeders' […]
Stonestreet Stables' Rachel's Valentina, runner-up to champion Songbird in the 14 Hands Winery Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) last fall in her most recent start, has been confirmed as a probable starter in next weekend's 79th running of the $500,000 Central Bank Ashland (G1) for 3-year-old fillies. Stakes Coordinator Tiffany Bourque said Friday morning that […]
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John Oxley's Airoforce, the 3-1 morning line favorite for Saturday's $500,000 Spiral Stakes, is seeking to recapture the form that made him a Grade 2 winner in November against a field laden with future Derby contenders. Left in his wake in the Kentucky Jockey Club at Churchill Downs in November were second-place finisher Mor Spirit, […]
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Racing returns to Keeneland on Friday, April 8, with the start of the 2016 Spring Meet, headlined by the $1 million Toyota Blue Grass (G1) during an opening weekend that features six graded stakes races worth $2.25 million. The Toyota Blue Grass and $500,000 Central Bank Ashland (G1) key a Saturday, April 9 card that […]
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Keeneland and New York Racing Association have created a special Bluegrass/Big Apple Pick 4 wager featuring the Toyota Blue Grass and Wood Memorial (G1) on Saturday, April 9. Race fans can wager on four graded stakes races, two each from Keeneland and Aqueduct. The Toyota Blue Grass and Wood Memorial are important prep races for […]
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For the second week in a row, racing fans are getting a real treat. Last weekend, it was California Chrome dominating the Dubai World Cup. This Saturday, fans will witness a rare battle between the two undefeated Kentucky Derby favorites weeks before the first Saturday in May. In The Friday Show with Scott Jagow and […]
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John Oxley's Airoforce, winner of the Grade 2 Kentucky Jockey Club at Churchill Downs last fall, is the 3-1 morning line favorite in an overflow field of 12 for Saturday's 45th running of the Grade 3, $500,000 Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park in Florence, Ky. Not originally nominated, Airoforce was supplemented to […]
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The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced today that Turfway Park in Florence, Ky., near Cincinnati, has earned reaccreditation from the NTRA Safety & Integrity Alliance. Saturday marks the 45th running of Turfway's signature event, the $500,000 Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati Spiral Stakes (G3), an important final prep race for 3-year-olds pointing to the Kentucky Derby. […]
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The British Horseracing Authority has redrafted the rules of racing associated with careless or improper riding, and as a result, tougher penalties will be imposed on riders that cause interference. The BHA issued the following press release regarding the changes March 31: The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has today announced alterations to the wording of […]
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