Track Notes


Barbara D. Livingston
Junior Alvarado injured his shoulder on Aqueduct's closing day.
Junior Alvarado will undergo surgery to repair an injury to his left shoulder and be out of action about two months. Alvarado was injured in a spill at Aqueduct on Sunday's closing-day card.Full Story >>
YESTERDAY April 27, 2017
Two-time Canadian champion older male Are You Kidding Me will make his first start since finishing eighth in the Grade 1 Clark Handicap last November in Saturday’s Woodbine feature, an allowance over 1 1/16 miles on Tapeta that serves as the local prep ...
The Grade 1 winner By the Moon will make her next start in next Friday's Grade 3, $200,000 Vagrancy Handicap at Belmont Park, trainer Michelle Nevin said Thursday.
The New York Racing Association announced the five nominees for the Mike Venezia Award, given to the jockey who displays extraordinary sportsmanship and citizenship.
Shaman Ghost, winner of the Grade 1 Santa Anita Handicap in March, will make his next start in the $300,000 Pimlico Special on May 19, trainer Jimmy Jerkens said Thursday.
Mind Your Biscuits, winner of the $2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen at Meydan in March, is expected to ship to trainer Chad Summers's Belmont Park barn on Monday to prepare for the second half of the year.
he Grade 3 Santa Barbara Stakes for fillies and mares at Santa Anita will be run for the first time in two years on Sunday and at a new distance.The $100,000 Santa Barbara was previously run at 1 1/4 miles on turf and has been lengthened to 1 1/2 miles.
Songbird is coming around quickly, and though the two-time champion is not expected to make her first start of the year until June 3 at Santa Anita in the Grade 1 Beholder Mile, her first option is much sooner. Songbird has been nominated to the Grade ...
Finest City and trainer Ian Kruljac will race at Churchill Downs for the first time in their respective careers next week. The question is which race? Kruljac said Finest City, champion female sprinter of 2016, will enter two stakes – the Grade 1 La ...
While Southern Ring has been effective from coming off the pace in her previous races, she found herself on the lead in the Whimsical Stakes under jockey Eurico Da Silva last Sunday at Woodbine.
Paradise Woods will ship from California to Kentucky at the top of her game. Romping winner of the Santa Anita Oaks and presumptive favorite for the Kentucky Oaks next Friday at Churchill Downs, Paradise Woods cruised through her final workout Thursday ...