YESTERDAY February 08, 2016
Dave Litfin's horses to watch at Aqueduct for the week of Feb. 8.
Matt King Coal, an impressive maiden winner last fall at Belmont, returned to the work tab Sunday for the first time in 10 weeks, breezing a half-mile in 49.93 seconds in company over the training track. He galloped out five furlongs in 1:02.19 and six ...
Continuing a program it began in late December for Parx horsemen, the New York Racing Association will offer free vanning for horsemen based at Laurel Park who want to run at Aqueduct from Feb. 19 to March 10. Laurel is not racing during that period.
Trainer Gary Contessa on Monday began serving a seven-day suspension for a drug violation incurred nearly two years ago at Tampa Bay Downs.
Momameamaria came off a 201-day layoff on Dec. 17 to win a second-level optional-claiming race over Aqueduct's inner track. The race proved to be very productive as the second-, third-, and fourth-place finishers all came back to win their next starts. ...
After defeating fellow New York-breds in Saturday's Gander Stakes at Aqueduct, the 3-year-old Governor Malibu will step into open company for his next start, trainer Christophe Clement said Monday.
February 07, 2016
Storied Lady got the better trip and outfinished a hard-charging Saythreehailmary’s to win Sunday’s $100,000 Biogio’s Rose Stakes by a short head at Aqueduct.
February 06, 2016
A decision by his connections to add blinkers paid quick dividends for Governor Malibu on Saturday as he stalked a pedestrian pace, then persevered past Sudden Surprise inside the sixteenth pole to win the $100,000 Gander Stakes for New York-bred ...
February 05, 2016
Four of the six entrants in Sunday's Biogio's Rose Stakes at Aqueduct are stakes winners and the other two are coming off the best races of their career entering the 1 1/16-mile event over the inner track.
February 04, 2016
The New York Racing Association will be matching owners' contributions to the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance in 2016, NYRA announced on Thursday.