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Howdy Kingkowboy paid $15 in winning the Turf Paradise Derby.
Howdy Kingkowboy, moving to a route for the first time and racing on a track listed as "wet fast (sealed)" from steady rains throughout the day, posted a mild upset in Saturday’s $50,000 Turf Paradise Derby.Full Story >>
February 16, 2017
At this time of the year much of the national focus turns to the 3-year-olds. It's no different on a regional scale, as Turf Paradise runs its two biggest races for sophomores Saturday.Nine males compete in the $50,000 Turf Paradise Derby (race 7), ...
February 11, 2017
Chief Cicatriz proved his speed show plays as well on the road as it does in New Mexico as he came to Turf Paradise on Saturday and led all the way to capture the meet’s marquee event, the $75,000 Phoenix Gold Cup.
January 21, 2017
Masterful Stride showed speed and guts in winning Saturday’s $30,000 Hank Mill Sr. Handicap at Turf Paradise.
January 14, 2017
Ten Carat Rock has proved a gem of a claim-back for owner/trainer Troy Smith as the 6-year-old son of Rock Slide can now boast of being a stakes winner as he gamely captured Saturday’s $75,000 Cotton Fitzsimmons Mile Handicap at Turf Paradise.
January 11, 2017
Scott Stevens was in a funk. The new year was 10 days old, and after 17 rides at Turf Paradise he still was looking for his first winner. “Any way you look at it, I'm oh-for-seventeen,” Stevens said. “I thought I'd keep last year right on going. But at ...
January 03, 2017
Turf Paradise canceled live racing Tuesday after a spill and fatal breakdown in day’s first race. The track had canceled the racing cards of Jan. 1 and 2 after heavy rain hit the Phoenix area over the weekend.
December 31, 2016
Yo Y Me, on a track listed as ‘good’ after heavy overnight rains, gamely wins Saturday’s $30,000 Lost in the Fog at Turf Paradise.
March 14, 2014
Trainer-turned-jockey agent Troy Bainum and the racing community rally to support the badly injured Anne Von Rosen after the rider was paralyzed from the waist down in an accident Tuesday at Turf Paradise.