May 12, 2015
With a little luck, trainer Bill Kaplan will have two of his top horses back in action this weekend.
May 11, 2015
Southern Barbecue, a full brother to multiple Grade 1 winner Jackson Bend, returned from a seven-month layoff to capture Sunday’s allowance feature at Gulfstream Park for owner-breeder Jacks or Better Farm and trainer Stanley Gold.
Sheer Drama, runner-up behind Molly Morgan in the Grade 1 La Troienne Stakes on May 1 at Churchill Downs, is back home with trainer David Fawkes.
Trainer George Weaver took his time getting the promising Requite back to the races. But the wait was worth it.
May 03, 2015
Little Alexis, Grade 1 stakes-placed as a 3-year-old last season, finished fourth as the 4-5 favorite in Sunday’s $60,000 Sunrise Stakes at Gulfstream Park. Little Alexis finished 8 1/2 lengths behind Celebrity Star ($36.80), a 5-year-old mare who was ...
May 02, 2015
Rizwan became a stakes winner on Saturday, when he held off Comanche’s Storm by a neck in the $75,000 English Channel Stakes at Gulfstream Park. It was another two lengths back to Persuasive in third.
April 25, 2015
Rerun, the second longest price on the board at 21-1, rallied down the center of the course under a perfectly judged ride by Jose Caraballo to upset the 2-1 favorite Grand Tito in Saturday’s $100,000 Miami Mile at Gulfstream Park.
Less than three weeks ago, it looked like Upstart’s Kentucky Derby status was in trouble when he developed a temperature and had some nasal discharge.
April 18, 2015
Trainer Todd Pletcher had a plane to catch. So the action started early, before dawn, at the Palm Beach Downs training center on Saturday where Pletcher worked three of his Kentucky Derby candidates -- Materiality, Stanford, and Itsaknockout -- shortly ...
April 17, 2015
At Palm Beach Downs on Friday, trainer Todd Pletcher sent out his Kentucky Oaks hopeful Eskenformoney to breeze an easy four furlongs in 49.58 seconds in company with Curalina.