Del Mar

TODAY November 26, 2014
California Chrome, the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner, on Wednesday had his most extensive day of training since arriving at Del Mar over the weekend, his morning tasks including schooling in the starting gate and then galloping a bit more than 1 ...
The good news for Big Bane Theory is that he’s back on the turf. The bad news is that for the second straight race, he’s drawn an outside post. It’s a hurdle he will have to overcome when facing the likes of Tom’s Tribute and Kaigun in what shapes up ...
YESTERDAY November 25, 2014
In most years, the 3-year-old fillies Gender Agenda and Sheza Smoke Show would be unlikely to run in Sunday’s $300,000 Matriarch Stakes at Del Mar. Their credentials would not match those of the competition for a Grade 1 race that often has drawn top ...
California Chrome was feeling so sharp Tuesday at Del Mar that instead of a scheduled jog, trainer Art Sherman had him gallop.
Finnegans Wake and Holiday Star meet for the first time in Thursday’s $250,000 Hollywood Turf Cup at Del Mar as stakes winners with differing form.
California Chrome, the modestly bred winner of this year’s Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, heads the list of six horses nominated for the Vox Populi Award, the administrators of the award announced Tuesday.
November 23, 2014
Big Macher ($4.80), the favorite, held off a race-long challenge from Rousing Sermon and prevailed by a neck in the Cary Grant Stakes at Del Mar.
The summer heat on the East Coast threatened to ruin the career of the 4-year-old filly Three Hearts earlier this year. In the summer of 2013 and again earlier this year, the filly suffered the effects of heat stroke after races in Virginia and New ...
California Chrome, the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner, worked a half-mile on turf in 52 seconds on Sunday morning at Del Mar in what was to serve as a test drive for a scheduled start Saturday in the Grade 1, $300,000 Hollywood Derby here.
November 22, 2014
A move to the West Coast this fall has made a stakes winner of Three Hearts, the upset winner of Saturday’s $101,500 Red Carpet Handicap at Del Mar.