Tampa Bay Downs

Tom Keyser
Unfazed finished second in her 4-year-old debut last month.
Unfazed kicked off her 2017 season with a solid second-place finish in a first-level allowance going one mile on the Tampa Bay Downs turf course last month and will look to earn her first win of the year in an identical race here Friday. Full Story >>
March 20, 2017
R Angel Katelyn, a three-time stakes winner, worked five furlongs in 1:01.20 on Sunday as she gears up for her role as the probable favorite in the $100,000 Sophomore Fillies Stakes on Florida Cup Day at Tampa Bay Downs.
March 19, 2017
Jockey Victor Lebron was resting at home Sunday, one day after going down in a scary spill when his mount, Tether to Reality, crashed into the portable rail while on the lead in a turf race at Tampa Bay Downs.
March 16, 2017
Tether to Reality is part of a full field of 10 older horses entered for the featured sixth race at Tampa Bay Downs on Saturday, a first-level, $22,500 allowance going 1 1/16 miles on grass.
March 13, 2017
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March 12, 2017
Tapwrit emerged from his popular, 4 1/2-length win in the Grade 2, $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby in good order and was “bright and alert, happy and sound” in his stall at Palm Beach Downs on Sunday, according to trainer Todd Pletcher.
March 11, 2017
The 10,079 fans who packed Tampa Bay Downs on Saturday apparently knew how unwise it is to bet against trainer Todd Pletcher in the Tampa Bay Derby, a race he has now won a record five times, including four of the past five years.
Dickinson surged to her second straight graded victory Saturday when overhauling the front-running favorite, Isabella Sings, and holding safe a late run from Elysea’s World to win the Grade 2, $200,000 Hillsborough at Tampa Bay Downs.
Under jockey Jose Ortiz, Fifty Five rallied down the center of the turf course to catch 4-5 favorite La Coronel in the final yards and prevail by a neck in the Grade 3, $155,000 Florida Oaks.
Stanford was only supposed to be getting a tightener for a return to the rich Charles Town Classic when he ran as a heavy favorite Saturday in the $100,000 Challenger Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs – but all the talented 5-year-old horse did was set a track ...
March 08, 2017
Trainer Arnaud Delacour said A. P. Indian is scheduled to breeze again here at Tampa Bay Downs this weekend as the 7-year-old gelding gears up for his seasonal debut next month in the Commonwealth Stakes at Keeneland. A. P. Indian was a 2016 Eclipse ...