Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm's Gun Runner strung together back-to-back victories with a win in Saturday's Grade 2 Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby, re-establishing his position atop the Kentucky Derby leaderboard with 100 additional points. The sophomore son of Candy Ride and jockey Florent Geroux drew away from the field by 4 1/2 lengths on the […]
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Boxed in for much of the stretch under jockey Chris DeCarlo, Valor Ladies' Tuttipaesi found an opening in deep stretch, catching Glory in the final strides to win Saturday's Grade 2 Santa Ana at Santa Anita Park by a neck. Fresh Feline was three-quarters of a length back in third, followed by Nashoba's Gold and […]
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Reddam Racing's Land Over Sea traveled East to avoid finishing behind top Kentucky Oaks contender Songbird for the sixth time, and was successful in Saturday's Grade 2 Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks. The sophomore filly by Bellamy Road sprinted home a 4 1/2 length winner of the 1 1/16 mile contest, stopping the clock in 1:44.74 […]
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Earle Mack, Wachtel Stable and Brous Stable's Take the Stand provided another surprise on Saturday's Fair Grounds card when he led gate-to-wire at odds of 8-1 in the Grade 2 Mervin Muniz Memorial Handicap. The 5-year-old Argentine-bred son of Not For Sale covered the 1 1/8 miles over the firm turf in a new course-record […]
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Gata Racing Stables' S'maverlous came home a surprise two-length winner in Saturday's Grade 2 New Orleans Handicap at the Fair Grounds at odds of 20-1. The 6-year-old gelded son of Tiz Wonderful stopped the clock in 1:50.06 for the 1 1/8 mile contest over the fast main track for trainer Mike Maker. He is also […]
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Danzing Candy, front-running winner of the San Felipe Stakes on March 12, worked five furlongs on a warm Saturday morning in a bullet 58.60 under regular rider Mike Smith for the Grade I, $1 million Santa Anita Derby at 1 1/8 miles on April 9. It was the swiftest of 54 drills at the distance, […]
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