TODAY August 31, 2016
Trainer Todd Pletcher continued his dominance of the Grade 2 With Anticipation Stakes on Wednesday, winning the 2-year-old turf fixture for the fifth time in the last nine years when Made You Look surged through a small opening on the rail to register ...
Trainer Chad Brown has won 23 turf races at the meet, including nine stakes, six of which were graded. Saturday, he'll have multiple runners in both graded turf stakes on the card.
Mike Lakow, who served as racing secretary at NYRA from 1993-2005, has been retained by three-time Eclipse Award winning jockey Javier Castellano to be his agent starting with the Belmont fall meet, which begins Sept. 9.
Trainer Todd Pletcher will be represented in Saturday's Grade 1 Spinaway by both Cherry Lodge and Sweet Loretta, who are part of a seven-horse field entered for seven-furlong race for 2-year-old fillies.
Frosted will have eight challengers when he seeks his third straight Grade 1 victory in Saturday's $600,000 Woodward Stakes at Saratoga, and his biggest threat may come from his own barn.
A review of the racing and training surfaces at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., in the wake of 10 exercise-related musculoskeletal fatalities so far during the meet meet has not unearthed any obvious problems with the tracks, according ...
Royal Posse will seek to improve his Spa record on Friday when he heads a field of five entered in the $100,000 Evan Shipman Stakes for New York-breds, a race Royal Posse won last year at 5-1. Royal Posse won't be 5-1 Friday, but does face some solid ...
Sheer Drama, a three-time Grade 1 winner who earned almost $1.7 million, has been retired.
YESTERDAY August 30, 2016
The New York Gaming Commission on Tuesday released a video it produced with state agencies seeking to raise the profile of fund-raising efforts for racehorse retirement and retraining.
Record-setting Travers Stakes winner Arrogate continued a banner year for his breeder, Clearsky Farm, giving the Lexington, Ky., operation yet another high-level performer this season.