Barbara D. Livingston
Irad Ortiz Jr. won the spring riding title at Aqueduct with 30 victories.
Irad Ortiz Jr. won four races on the first day of the Aqueduct spring meet and kept winning in bunches, taking his first spring riding title with 30 victories, more than double that of runner-up Rajiv Maragh (14).Full Story >>
April 21, 2017
TimeformUS handicapper David Aragona highlights some contenders on Saturday’s card at Aqueduct.
Typically well stocked with 3-year-old turf fillies, trainer Chad Brown had the good fortune to obtain another quality one recently in Fifty Five. On Sunday, Fifty Five will make her first start for Brown in the $100,000 Memories of Silver Stakes, ...
April 19, 2017
Trainer Jimmy Jerkens will try to stretch Secretary At War out in distance a little bit when he runs him in Saturday's $100,000 Woodhaven Stakes for 3-year-olds.
Trainer Jimmy Jerkens is considering running Delta Prince in the $150,000 Elusive Quality at Belmont on April 29 or the Grade 3, $150,000 Fort Marcy there on May 6.
Shaman Ghost, the Santa Anita Handicap winner, worked a fast five furlongs in 1:00.50 Wednesday morning over Belmont Park's training track, but what exactly Shaman Ghost is working toward has not yet been decided.
April 17, 2017
Trainer Tom Bush lost a talented 3-year-old turf filly when Grade 3 Florida Oaks winner Fifty Five was sold privately and transferred to trainer Chad Brown. He may have found a potential replacement in Dance Queen, who made it 2 for 2 with a ...
Trainer Michael Dini, who wintered at Tampa and summers at Delaware, will have runners for each of the two turf stakes that highlight closing weekend of the Aqueduct spring meet.
Having won three races for 2-year-olds at Keeneland so far this spring, trainer Wesley Ward now has his sights set on New York, which runs its first juvenile races of the year this week at Aqueduct.
April 15, 2017
Light In Paris finished strongly to score the first stakes win of her career in the $100,000 Plenty of Grace on Saturday at Aqueduct.
April 14, 2017
The New York Racing Association has launched a new podcast, “Across the Board With Andy Serling.” The podcast will appear in regular installments throughout the year, featuring interesting personalities in racing.