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Yo Y Me had not run in more than three months before Saturday's Gene Fleming Breeders' Derby at Turf Paradise.
Yo Y Me was routing for the first time and hadn’t run in three and a half months. It didn’t matter as the 3-year-old gelded son of Dixie Chatter easily won Saturday’s $48,000 Gene Fleming Breeders’ Derby at Turf Paradise.Full Story >>
April 20, 2017
Turf Paradise celebrates the home-grown product Saturday with a card of nine races for Arizona-breds, including five stakes led by the $50,000 Gene Fleming Breeders' Derby.
April 02, 2017
Last year Blue Bomber proved to be the top turf stayer at Turf Paradise, winning the Wildcat Handicap and then the closing-day Hasta La Vista. He’s halfway home in his attempt to do it again, as the 6-year-old gelded son of Congrats successfully ...
March 11, 2017
He’s Munnie ran second but was no match for winner Howdy Kingkowboy in the Feb. 18 Turf Paradise Derby. However, they switched to grass Saturday at the Phoenix track for the $30,000 Tempe Handicap and He’s Munnie turned the tables – but it wasn’t easy.
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 ...
March 14, 2014
Trainer-turned-jockey agent Troy Bainum and the racing community rally to support the badly injured Anne Von Rosen after the rider was paralyzed from the waist down in an accident Tuesday at Turf Paradise.