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April 16, 2014
Brewster Smith's analysis of the Friday 4/18 card at Yonkers Raceway.
Coup de Grace, the winner of the Grade 3 Bay Shore Stakes at Aqueduct on April 5, will point to the Grade 2, $500,000 Woody Stephens Stakes at Belmont on June 7.
Greg Gangle's analysis of the Friday 4/18 card at Woodbine Harness.
Romansh, the winner by a neck over Godolphin stablemate Long River in the Grade 3 Excelsior Stakes, will make his next start in the Grade 1, $1.25 million Metropolitan Handicap on June 7, trainer Tom Albertrani said Wednesday.
New rules regarding the administration of medication and a new penalty schedule for trainers violating medication regulations will go into effect in Delaware on May 11, the Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission said Wednesday.
Post position isn’t meaningless in the Illinois Derby, but the starting stalls assigned Wednesday to the eight horses entered in Saturday’s Grade 3, $500,000 race should not make or break a runner’s chances.
There is no disputing that there have been 51 Kentucky Derby winners since 1962, and not one of them had his or her roots in California.
Trainer Linda Rice hopes she has La Verdad primed to capture her first graded stakes victory in the six-furlong Distaff Handicap at Aqueduct following a victory in the Broadway Stakes for New York-breds on March 29.
DRF Plus handicapping analysis for Keeneland on Thursday, April 17.
DRF Plus handicapping analysis for Aqueduct on Thursday, April 17.