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Florida-bred Wildcat's Legacy will get his first open-company test in Saturday's Inaugural Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs.
A pair of 2-year-old stakes, the Inaugural and Sandpiper, anchor a terrific 10-race card on Saturday at Tampa Bay Downs. Full Story >>
TODAY December 14, 2017
It's a rivalry that began in the summer in a graded stakes, but when Three Rules gets rematched with Mo Cash it will take place within the confines of a Florida-bred restriction. The 3-year-olds will face each other for the second time Saturday at ...
December 06, 2017
Trainer Mike Stidham oversaw a string of horses for his father at what is now Tampa Bay Downs in 1979, but it wasn't until last week that the 60-year-old trainer got his first-ever victory at the Oldsmar, Fla., track.
February 12, 2017
While there is every reason to believe McCraken’s career trajectory will head nowhere but up – for reasons, it should be noted, that are based in no small part on Ian Wilkes being his trainer – it is far from a certainty that this is the way things ...
February 14, 2016
It’s always good for the game when a champion returns to the races, and it’s even better when a champion returns the way Tepin did Saturday.
February 11, 2016
The Sam Davis on Saturday at Tampa Bay is a semi Derby prep, but not one likely to have any lasting influence. Morning Fire was quite consistent in a long Pennsylvania campaign last year, but took a huge step forward when he cleared the field in the ...
March 05, 2015
The Tampa Bay Derby is certainly the best betting race of the stakes for 3-year-olds. Carpe Diem is going to be favored off his excellent 2-year-old season, with a 91 in the Breeders’ Futurity and 93 when second in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile. Love the ...
December 03, 2013
Track information and stakes schedule for the 2013-14 Tampa Bay Downs Meet, which starts Wednesday, December 4.