Jose Ortiz could have been forgiven for looking a little tired on Sunday afternoon, having returned from a whirlwind trip to Saudi Arabia just hours before legging up for his riding assignments on the day's card at Aqueduct. Visibly invigorated … Continue reading →
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Dennis Drazin's Sunny Ridge took to the Belmont Park training track Friday morning for his second breeze since his Grade 3 Withers victory last month for trainer Jason Servis. The gray Holy Bull gelding covered four furlongs in 51 4/5 … Continue reading →
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Gary and Mary West's Malibu Sunset made his two-turn debut a winning one Sunday at Santa Anita, when the sophomore son of Bernardini captured a one mile allowance optional claiming event in 1:37.97 for new trainer Bob Baffert. The colt … Continue reading →
Undefeated champion Songbird had an impressive four furlong workout Sunday under regular rider Mike Smith for next Saturday's Grade III Santa Ysabel Stakes at 1 1/16 miles. The daughter of Medaglia d'Oro trained by Jerry Hollendorfer for Rick Porter's Fox … Continue reading →
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House Bill 4271 would end a West Virginia program called the Licensed Racetrack Modernization Fund four years earlier than the program was set to expire. A committee advanced the bill, which was reported to the full House on Saturday according … Continue reading →
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Veteran Javier Castellano has won the Eclipse Award for outstanding jockey for the past three consecutive years, and has put together a promising early start to 2016. As of Feb. 27, Castellano boasts a record of 56-47-33 from 267 starts, … Continue reading →
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Trainer John Servis reported Sunday morning that Cathryn Sophia exited her dazzling seven-length romp in Saturday's $200,000 Davona Dale (G2) at Gulfstream Park in fine form. “Cathryn's awesome,” Servis said. “She came out of the race super and licked the … Continue reading →
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The Courier-Journal‘s DerbyHQ Top 20 comprises a list of 15 members of the horse racing media called to vote on their top 20 Kentucky Derby contenders, including The Paulick Report's own Scott Jagow. This week, Mohaymen's display in the Xpressbet.com … Continue reading →
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