Saratoga

YESTERDAY August 31, 2015
High Noon Rider's victory in Monday’s $100,000 Better Talk Now may have come as a surprise to some, and that he won the race on the lead came as a surprise to most, except trainer George Weaver.
The wins don’t come as readily as they once did and he’s not as big a player in the major races as he would like, but Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas still loves the thrill of competition. Lukas, arguably the most accomplished horsemen in ...
Trainer Bill Mott got off to a sensational start at the 2015 Saratoga meet, perhaps highlighted by the debut victory of the 2-year-old colt Site Read on the second day of the meet. Mott hopes to kick off the final week of the Saratoga summer in ...
Lea, who has made his last eight starts on dirt – including a victory in the Grade 1 Donn Handicap at Gulfstream in 2014 – will return to the turf in the Grade 1 Woodbine Mile on Sept. 13.
The Saratoga stewards fined Victor Espinoza, the jockey of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah, $15,000 for wearing promotional material without permission after having been specifically instructed not to do so by the stewards.
Mike Luzzi, out of action for 10 months after suffering a broken leg and fractured pelvis in a paddock accident at Aqueduct last Nov. 2, returns to the saddle Wednesday when he rides Artie Crasher in the eighth race.
La Verdad could be disqualified from her victory in the Grade 2 Honorable Miss Stakes at Saratoga on July 29 after she tested positive for clenbuterol, a bronchodilator.
There is certainly no question that Private Zone is the top older sprinter in the East and perhaps in the country following his dominating, 3 3/4-length victory over The Big Beast in Saturday’s Grade 1 Forego at Saratoga. But trainer Jorge Navarro does ...
Triple Crown winner American Pharoah continued to juice racing business figures with his unsuccessful attempt to win Saturday’s Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., with handle numbers for the day’s races climbing well into ...
August 30, 2015
There were two winning tickets sold on Sunday’s pick six at Saratoga, each worth $831,237.