July 13, 2014
In what amounted to little more than a public workout, Bustin It made the lead soon after the start, shrugged off a mild challenge from slightly favored International Star, then galloped to a seven-length victory in Sunday’s $125,000 Rockville Centre ...
In his most serious bit of training since his upset victory in the Belmont on June 7, Tonalist worked a solid five furlongs in 1:01.54 Sunday morning over Belmont Park’s main track. A few hours later, Tonalist boarded a van headed for Saratoga, where ...
July 12, 2014
Hangover Kid, under the hot-riding Jose Lezcano, split horses in mid-stretch and won a head-bob over 3-5 favorite Grandeur in Saturday’s Grade 2, $200,000 Bowling Green Handicap at Belmont Park.
July 11, 2014
Summer Front, second in his last two trips to Southern California, is headed west again, this time pointing to the Grade 1, $300,000 Eddie Read Stakes on July 20 at Del Mar.
Saratoga Snacks, the multiple stakes-winning New York-bred owned by Hall of Fame football coach Bill Parcells, worked four furlongs in 49.01 seconds Friday morning over the Belmont Park training track. It was his first breeze in six months.
Wood Memorial winner Wicked Strong continued preparations for an expected start July 26 in the Grade 2, $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga by working a strong six furlongs in 1:13.17 Friday morn ing over the Belmont Park training track.
Less than two months after emergency colic surgery, reigning two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan showed no ill effects when he resumed breezing Friday with an easy half-mile workout in 50.40 seconds on Keeneland’s turf course.
July 10, 2014
Three-time Grade 1 winner My Miss Aurelia might finally be ready to launch her much-anticipated comeback after breezing four furlongs in 48.34 seconds Thursday at Saratoga.
Jockey Rosie Napravnik said she plans to make her return to the saddle on opening day of Saratoga.
Honor Code, knocked off the Triple Crown trail this year with a tear in his right hind suspensory, was scheduled to arrive at the Fair Hill training center in Maryland on Saturday to continue training toward a comeback that trainer Shug McGaughey hopes ...