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Gorgeous Ginny was racing on the grass for the first time Sunday.
Gorgeous Ginny ($2.20), the overwhelming favorite despite racing on grass for the first time, had no trouble with the footing and proved best in Sunday’s Jeff and Jack Coady Sr. at Turf Paradise.Full Story >>
YESTERDAY January 20, 2018
Chief Cicatriz returned from a nine-month layoff for an easy victory in the Hank Mills Sr. Stakes at Turf Paradise on Saturday. Fight to Glory captured the Sun Devil Sprint and Primo Touch was a dominant winner of the Startac Stakes in other stakes ...
January 19, 2018
There's an interesting dynamic in the $25,000 Jack and Jeff Coady Sr. Stakes at Turf Paradise on Sunday. Of the eight 3-year-old fillies in the about 7 1/2-furlong race on grass, only four have raced on turf and only two have won on it. And it's likely ...
January 18, 2018
Chief Cicatriz will be cranking up for a defense of his Phoenix Gold Cup crown at Turf Paradise when he heads the field for the $30,000 Hanks Mills Sr. Stakes on Saturday. The 5 1/2-furlong dirt race drew a field of eight and goes as race 6 on an ...
January 13, 2018
New York-bred Inside Straight proved a game winner of Saturday's Cotton Fitzsimmons Mile at Turf Paradise, while earlier on the card Comet Sixty Two prevailed against turf distaffers in the Glendale Stakes.
December 30, 2017
Trainer Robertino Diodoro and owner Randy Howg swept both 2-year-old stakes at Turf Paradise on Saturday, with Gorgeous Ginny romping in the Arizona Juvenile Fillies and Shane Doan holding on in the Lost in the Fog.
December 26, 2017
Arizona Moon was just 1 for his last 18, but the 4-year-old son of Macho Uno turned back the clock to post a 32-1 upset in Tuesday’s $25,000 Cave Creek Stakes at Turf Paradise.
December 23, 2017
Peppy Miller moved back to dirt after a dull grass stakes run at Turf Paradise last month and bounced back to form, posting an upset in Saturday’s $25,000 Kachina Stakes.
December 09, 2017
Fortified Effort captured the colt and gelding division of the Arizona Breeders' Futurity, with Myrcella victorious in the filly division, on Saturday at Turf Paradise. Also on the card, Shrewd Move drew off to a 4 1/2-length win in the Cactus Wren Stakes.
November 25, 2017
Power Corrupt ($7) easily won his first start on grass at Turf Paradise Nov. 18 and he validated is affinity for the footing by coming back in just seven days to dominate Saturday’s $30,000 Walter R. Cluer Memorial here.
January 11, 2017
Scott Stevens was in a funk. The new year was 10 days old, and after 17 rides at Turf Paradise he still was looking for his first winner. “Any way you look at it, I'm oh-for-seventeen,” Stevens said. “I thought I'd keep last year right on going. But at ...