As Kentucky Oaks day fades into Derby Eve, the Lexington Herald-Leader took a look back at Derby parties gone by, recounting the pageantry of Anita Madden and Marylou Whitney's soirees. Anita Madden's annual Derby party was a benefit for the Bluegrass Boys' Ranch and was known to attract such celebrities as Chuck Norris, Mike Conners, […]
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In an effort to escape a growing wildfire, a 16-year-old saddled up her Quarter Horse and rode through bumper-to-bumper traffic in Alberta this week. Jada Polem and her family were forced to evacuate their home near Fort McMurray and were able to secure a trailer for two of the family's three horses. When it became […]
Charles J. Zacney's (Cash is King, LLC) Cathryn Sophia cruised to a 2 3/4-length victory in Friday's Grade 1 Kentucky Oaks, giving perennial leading jockey Javier Castellano his first victory in the premier event. The sophomore daughter of Street Boss tracked the pace while three wide, taking the lead near the head of the stretch […]
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Sent off as the heavy 3-2 favorite, Gary Barber, Michael Ambler and Jeff Begg's Catch A Glimpse won her sixth race in a row, holding off the late run of longshot Auntie's Joy to capture Friday's 31st running of the Grade 3 Edgewood Stakes by three-quarters of a length. The sophomore daughter of City Zip […]
Majestic Harbor battled with Cat Burgler and Majestic Affair through the stretch before putting away his rivals and drawing away to win the G2 Alysheba Stakes by 2 1/2 lengths at Churchill Downs May 6. The 8-year-old horse by Rockport Harbor earned his second graded stakes win this year in the Alysheba. The Paul McGee trainee […]
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Private clocker Gary Young, just back from Churchill Downs where he experienced first-hand the 3-year-olds preparing for the Kentucky Derby, was front and center at Santa Anita, as is his wont, when asked his thoughts on tomorrow's Big Dance. “Mor Spirit worked well for the race, Outwork looked good, Suddenbreakingnews could hit the board as […]
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