April 17, 2015
She didn’t put her best foot forward early, but Stellar Path certainly put several strong steps together late, winning her U.S. debut in Friday’s $95,000 Plenty of Grace Stakes at Aqueduct.
April 16, 2015
With the help of two supplemental nominations, the $100,000 Danger’s Hour finally attracted enough entries to be carded as the feature race on Sunday’s nine-race card at Aqueduct.
Salutos Amigos will be given a freshening and point to a summer campaign, with the Grade 1 Forego at Saratoga the mid-range objective, trainer David Jacobson said Thursday.
Condo Commando returned to the work tab Thursday at Aqueduct with a half-mile move in 48.67 seconds in preparation for the $1 million Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs on May 1.
April 15, 2015
Trainer Jimmy Jerkens was planning to run Classic Point in Saturday’s Grade 2, $200,000 Distaff Handicap at Aqueduct, but has reversed course and will now point the 6-year-old mare to the Grade 1 Humana Distaff at Churchill Downs on May 2, Kentucky ...
Stablemates Wicked Strong and V. E. Day each put in a stamina-building workout Wednesday morning at Belmont Park as they prepare for their next engagement.
April 14, 2015
His career is all of six weeks old, but already Eric Cancel has some convinced he has a bright future as a jockey in North America.
April 13, 2015
Horsemen were relieved to have been notified by management over the weekend that the Aqueduct backstretch will remain open at least through a good portion of July.
Room for Me, the 3-5 morning-line favorite, will be scratched from Wednesday’s $72,000 third race at Aqueduct because she is ineligible, the New York stewards confirmed Monday.
Things are going so well for trainer Kiaran McLaughlin this month that he was hoping for a slight change to the racing calendar. “I want to see if they could move the [Kentucky] Derby to the fourth Saturday in April,” he joked Monday morning at Belmont.