February 17, 2018
The 3-year-old action at Oaklawn on Monday does not stop with the running of the Grade 3, $500,000 Southwest Stakes. It carries over into the final race on the card, when Zulfikhar, New York Central, and Transgress meet in an optional $62,500 claiming ...
Caesar Kimmel, a successful businessman and horse owner best known for his risqué naming of Thoroughbreds, died Saturday in south Florida. He was 91.
Owner-trainer Happy Alter is hoping a six-pound swing in weights and a favorable shift at the post position draw can help his Curlin's Approval turn the tables on Lewis Bay when the two square off for the second time in this session in Monday's ...
My Boy Tate, a winner of four straight races, and Bass River Road, a winner of seven consecutive starts, will put their streaks on the line when they head a field of nine entered in the $100,000 Hollie Hughes Stakes, the last of eight races on Monday's ...
Sonneteer likes living in Los Angeles but racing in Arkansas. He swept in from Southern California last month to win an opening-weekend stakes at Oaklawn and is back in town as one of the top contenders in Monday's Grade 3, $500,000 Razorback Handicap.
Peck: Laurel pick-four play for Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018
The most interesting runners in this race are those exiting the seventh race on Jan. 21. Strawberry Tequila (#5) ran the best race that day, but she got a very good trip, racing three wide on a day when you wanted to avoid the rail. That was not the ...
If the road to the March 24 Louisiana Derby were a double elimination tournament, the featured eighth race Monday at Fair Grounds would be a game in the loser's bracket.
The equine herpesvirus scare at Belmont Park dealt a serious blow to a very good Winter Carnival card at Laurel Park on Saturday as 14 New York-based horses have been scratched.
Hammersly: Oaklawn Park pick-four play for Monday, Feb. 19, 2018