Los Alamitos Race Course

YESTERDAY September 26, 2016
The 12-day Los Angeles County Fair meeting at Los Alamitos ended on Sunday with a decline of approximately 5 percent in all-sources daily handle, track officials said.
September 24, 2016
Feisty in the gate and wide throughout the race, Accelerate won his third consecutive start in Saturday’s $201,035 Los Alamitos Derby, but only after surviving a six-minute inquiry into an incident in the final furlong.
This is a fine-tuned play from a “caveman” ticket I put together in DRF TicketMaker for the late pick four using the “ABC” system of ranking horses in Formulator.
California Chrome, currently ranked the best horse in the world, completed his serious preparation for next Saturday’s Grade 1, $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes at Santa Anita with a seven-furlong drill in 1:26.40 early Saturday morning at Los Alamitos.
September 23, 2016
A six-furlong breeze in 1:12.80 Friday left trainer Richard Mandella enthused about Beholder's chances in the $300,000 Zenyatta Stakes at Santa Anita on Oct. 1.
Tough It Out was fourth in an optional-claimer at Del Mar in August, his first start in open company. His second such race will be an optional-claimer at 1 1/16 miles at Los Alamitos on Sunday.
September 22, 2016
Byron King's pick four for Saturday, Sept. 24, at Los Alamitos.
Accelerate was perfect at the Del Mar summer meeting, winning a maiden race on July 28 and then the Shared Belief Stakes on Aug. 26. The next objective is Saturday's $200,000 Los Alamitos Derby at 1 1/8 miles.
September 21, 2016
When Sugar Buzz won the Robert Dupret Derby at Santa Rosa last month, it was the first stakes win for trainer Efrain Miranda. The 46-year-old trainer will be after his first graded stakes when Sugar Buzz starts in Saturday's Grade 2 Los Alamitos Derby.
Hot Smoke, the debut winner of a maiden special weight race for California-breds at Los Alamitos on Sunday, is likely to stay within the statebred division and run in the $200,000 Golden State Juvenile.