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Bluegrass Flag rolls to a six-length victory under Kendrick Carmouche in the Cicada for 3-year-old fillies.
Trainer Tom Morley was quite confident in Bluegrass Flag when a five-horse field was carded for Saturday’s $100,000 Cicada Stakes at Aqueduct. His confidence only grew when Wilburnmoney and Sounds Delicious both scratched from the race due to illness.Full Story >>
March 22, 2017
There are no superstars in the field, but Saturday's $100,000 Cicada Stakes drew a competitive group of five 3-year-old fillies for the six-furlong race.
Tathqeef, one of two yearlings that cost Shadwell Stables a combined $3.2 million at auction, recently arrived in New York from south Florida and runs in a first-level allowance at Aqueduct on Friday.
Beer: Aqueduct horses to watch for week of March 20
March 20, 2017
Clothes Fall Off, a 4 1/4-length winner of Saturday's Correction Stakes, will make her next start in either the Grade 1 Madison at Keeneland on April 8 or the Grade 3, $150,000 Distaff at Aqueduct on April 9, trainer Kiaran McLaughlin said Monday.
Trainer Linda Rice said goodbye to one of her stable stalwarts Sunday as Kid Cruz was injured during the running of Aqueduct's third race and was subsequently retired from racing.
Linda Rice will finish Aqueduct's inner track meet – which officially began Dec. 7 – as the second-leading trainer, behind Rudy Rodriguez, in wins and purse money won.
March 18, 2017
For the second straight year, Clothes Fall Off bounced back from a loss in the Barbara Fritchie with a victory in the $125,000 Correction Stakes at Aqueduct, this time rallying stoutly in the final furlong to beat Disco Chick by 4 1/4 lengths.
TimeformUS handicapper David Aragona highlights some contenders on Sunday’s card at Aqueduct.
TimeformUS handicapper David Aragona provides his Highlight Horse for Saturday's card at Aqueduct.
March 17, 2017
The inner-track meet comes to an end next weekend, highlighted by the $100,000 Cicada Stakes for 3-year-old fillies on Saturday. Wilburnmoney, the 20-1 upset winner of the Franklin Square Stakes for New York-breds, is expected to start in the ...