Del Mar

December 02, 2014
Trainer Mark Casse won the Queen’s Plate Stakes at Woodbine this year with Lexie Lou, who was second to Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome in the Grade 1 Hollywood Derby at Del Mar last Saturday.
November 30, 2014
At a meet that combined the old with the new, there was something appropriate about La Tia winning the Grade 1, $300,500 Matriarch Stakes on Sunday’s closing-day card at Del Mar.
Conquest Typhoon seems to thrive on activity. Making his sixth start of the year, Conquest Typhoon closed from last in a field of eight to win Sunday’s Cecil B. DeMille Stakes for 2-year-olds on turf at Del Mar.
Big Cazanova will be pointed for the $1 million Santa Anita Handicap on March 7 following his win in Saturday’s $200,500 Native Diver at Del Mar.
November 29, 2014
In his first start on turf, California Chrome, the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner, added a fourth Grade 1 win to his gaudy 2014 ledger with an emphatic victory Saturday in the $300,250 Hollywood Derby at Del Mar.
Ol’ Fashion Gal won a maiden race on turf at Del Mar on Nov. 13 and won her stakes debut in Saturday’s $151,500 Jimmy Durante Stakes for 2-year-old fillies over a mile on turf. Ol’ Fashion Gal won the Grade 3 Durante Stakes largely because of a ...
If there’s any horse who will so very much miss the end of the Polytrack era here at Del Mar, it’s Big Cazanova, who scored his third win without a defeat over this course when capturing his first graded stakes in this country in the Grade 3, $200,500 ...
November 28, 2014
If trainer Mark Casse was looking for a good omen for the weekend at Del Mar, he found it Friday.
Sunday’s ninth race at Del Mar marks the bitter end of the synthetic-track era in Southern California. Will the last horse out the door please sweep up?
Peter Miller won three races Thursday, including with Finnegans Wake in the Grade 2 Hollywood Turf Cup, to open a commanding lead in the trainer standings.