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Iron Fist, winner of the Maxxam Gold Cup, will point to the April 1 New Orleans Handicap at Fair Grounds.
Iron Fist, who won the $100,000 Maxxam Gold Cup last month at Sam Houston, is under consideration for the Grade 2, $400,000 New Orleans Handicap on April 1 at Fair Grounds, said trainer Steve Asmussen.Full Story >>
March 14, 2017
Witt Six rolled by six lengths in the $50,000 Star of Texas Stakes on Tuesday’s closing-day card at Sam Houston Race Park. It was the seventh stakes win for Witt Six, and his first against fellow Texas-breds.
March 13, 2017
Trainer Bret Calhoun and jockey Deshawn Parker continued their dominance of the Texas Champions stakes at Sam Houston on Monday, when they captured the $50,000 Spirit of Texas Stakes with Bravura.
March 11, 2017
Trainer Bret Calhoun and jockey Deshawn Parker accounted for both of Sam Houston’s stakes on Friday night, when More Than Most rolled by 6 1/4 lengths in the off-the-turf San Jacinto and Kat’s Infatuation romped by 8 1/4 lengths in the Bara Lass. The ...
March 08, 2017
Trainer Bret Calhoun has the probable favorites in a pair of Friday night stakes races at Sam Houston in More Than Most and Kat's Infatuation. More Than Most will be looking for her fifth career stakes victory in the $50,000 San Jacinto, while Kat's ...
February 26, 2017
Iron Fist became a stakes winner Saturday night at Sam Houston, where he sprinted clear by 2 3/4 lengths in the $100,000 Maxxam Gold Cup.
February 19, 2017
Archer City backed up a nine-length allowance win with a three-length stakes victory Saturday night in the $65,000 Two Altazano division of the Texas Stallion Stakes at Sam Houston Race Park.
February 12, 2017
Union Jackson became a stakes winner Saturday night when he motored home by 8 1/4 lengths over Bravura in the $50,000 Sam Houston Sprint Cup.
February 08, 2017
Family Tree, a Grade 2 winner who last raced at Sam Houston, has been retired, trainer Wayne Catalano said Monday. She is to be bred to Medaglia d'Oro.
February 01, 2017
Sam Houston moved its Houston Ladies Classic card to a Sunday afternoon for the first time this year and realized a 22 percent spike in handle.
January 29, 2017
Bigger Picture led a Mike Maker-trained sweep of the top three spots in the Grade 3, $250,000 Connally Turf Cup at Sam Houston on Sunday, when he sailed to a 1 1/4-length win over Oscar Nominated. It was another three-quarters of a length back in third ...