January 18, 2017
Though Stallwalkin' Dude finished third behind Green Gratto in Monday's Grade 3 Toboggan Stakes, trainer and part-owner David Jacobson still hopes the gelding can make it to Dubai for the $2 million Golden Shaheen on March 25.
Jockey Kendrick Carmouche is known as an aggressive rider, and his style has certainly paid dividends this winter at Aqueduct. Last week, Carmouche won 7 races from 22 mounts including three stakes at Aqueduct.
A pick-six carryover of $84,200 adds some life to a rather mundane Friday card at Aqueduct. The sequence begins in race 4 (1:50 p.m. Eastern) and includes three races with a minimum of 10 horses, before scratches.
The New York Racing Association would be able to appoint the majority of its board members under a proposal submitted to the legislature late Tuesday night by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
Beer: Aqueduct horses to watch for week of Jan. 16
January 17, 2017
Representatives of the New York racing industry and the community of Saratoga Springs urged a committee of lawmakers on Tuesday to return control of the New York Racing Association to a private board.
January 16, 2017
Jockey Kendrick Carmouche suggested that the connections of Green Gratto alter the blinkers the 7-year-old gelding wears in his races. Considering the narrow margin by which Green Gratto won Monday’s Grade 3, $125,000 Toboggan Stakes at Aqueduct, it ...
Road to the Derby: Jerome Stakes
A service will be held Wednesday in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., for longtime New York horseman Glenn DiSanto, who died Saturday after a lengthy bout with cancer. He was 62.
Lockdown, now 2 for 2 over the inner track following her victory in Sunday's Busanda Stakes here, could stay in New York and point for the Busher Stakes on Feb. 25.