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He already knows Bayern is fast, and now Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert is going to give the 3-year-old colt a chance to see how far he can stretch his speed.
Del Mar , CA - Here is a look at the horses in post position order for the 24th running of the TVG Pacific Classic to be run Sunday, August 24 at Del Mar. Well traveled 4-year-old has shown the ability to run over a synthetic surface.
August 22, 2014 - Dresden Raceway will be a hopping spot on Sunday afternoon as the local racetrack has something for everyone.
Top horses in the Classic division will take center stage this weekend in two outstanding "Breeders' Cup Challenge Series" programs, featuring the $1.25 million Travers Stakes on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. ET on NBC from Saratoga Race Track in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., and the $1 million TVG Pacific Classic on Sunday at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN from Del Mar, ... (more)
Bob Baffert said on a conference call promoting Saturday's $1.25 million Travers Stakes and Sunday's $1 million Pacific Classic that he now knows why he hasn't won the Breeders' Cup Classic Bicoastal: Baffert horses set pace in Travers, Pacific Bob Baffert said on a conference call promoting Saturday's $1.25 million Travers Stakes and Sunday's $1 ... (more)
20. , who finished fourth in the June 7 Belmont Stakes after injuring his right front quarter leaving the starting gate, has been training forwardly at conditioner Art Sherman's since returning from a respite at Harris Farms July 17. The Belmont loss snapped a six-race win streak for the blaze-faced Cal-bred chestnut, who also took the Santa Anita ... (more)
The son of Candy Ride trained by Jerry Hollendorfer earned the Eclipse Award as 2-year-old champion after three straight wins that included the Grade I, $750,000 CashCall Futurity at Hollywood Park and the Grade III, $100,000 Hollywood Prevue.
Wildcat Red hasn't competed at less than 1 1/16 miles in five races since taking the February 1 Hutcheson at Gulfstream Park, but on Saturday will show his versatility by cutting back to seven furlongs for the Grade 1, $500,000 King's Bishop on the Travers Day undercard at Saratoga.
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We are all aware that Saratoga has always been known the "Graveyard of Favorites," and, with a number of intriguing unknown quantities in the field of 10, nothing should be taken for granted, despite the impressive credentials of the leading contenders.
I look at the roadside and see good grazing, at a fallen tree and see a jump. My phone autodials the farrier and my Mini hauls feed, so naturally my blog is about horses.
Above, an unidentified woman wears a hat for Kentucky Oaks Day in Churchill Downs.
However, the true threat to California Chrome may be running the following day against older horses in the $1 million not only is unbeaten and untested in five career starts, winning by margins ranging from 4 1/4 lengths to 7 3/4 lengths, he is the reigning 2-year-old champion, having romped in last year's CashCall Futurity and Hollywood Prevue ... (more)
The 2,000 acre Upperville estate that once belonged to Paul and Rachel "Bunny" Mellon is listed for sale for $70 million.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 04:08 am
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