December 03, 2016
The least experienced runner in Saturday’s $302,415 Hollywood Derby at Del Mar turned out to be best. Annals of Time, making his fourth career start, overcame a wide post to rally between horses in the final furlong and win his first stakes in the ...
The stakes will only get bigger for Vale Dori in the coming year, but she showed she’s headed in the right direction on Saturday at Del Mar by making her final start of 2016 a significant one as she earned her first graded stakes victory since arriving ...
December 02, 2016
No one hit the pick six on Friday at Del Mar, producing a carryover in the general pool, adding to the single-ticket jackpot, and setting up the possibility of a massive mandatory payout on closing day Sunday.
The parade of Hall of Fame riders filing out of the Del Mar jockeys room for the Matriarch on Sunday afternoon will be a sight to see. With so much talent in the irons, it could be assumed that none of the dozen running has an advantage at the helm. ...
Free: How I'd play Del Mar for Saturday, Dec. 3
Liberty Park, a full brother to stakes winner Prospect Park, makes his debut on Sunday in race 3, a maiden race at one mile on turf for 2-year-olds.
Trainer Mark Glatt has been forced to take his time with Silent Bird, but that patience is being rewarded. Silent Bird's victory in an allowance race at Del Mar on Thursday was his fourth straight, all in sprints, and now he will head around two turns, ...
When it comes to stakes races at this Del Mar fall meeting, or loading the horses into the gate for the Grade 1 Matriarch Stakes on Sunday, they've saved the best for last. Miss Temple City will be the last to load but bettors are expected to wager on ...
Well, the four win/gimmick streak ended but we still wound up with half a loaf rather than a whole one—twice.
December 01, 2016
There were three winning tickets in the pick six on Thursday at Del Mar, enabling the single-ticket jackpot carryover to reach $41,385.57, with a mandatory payout in the wager looming on closing day Sunday.