Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings

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Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: Rosie Doubles Up

While jockey Rosie Napravnik failed to see home Untapable in the Grade 1 Haskell against the boys, she did notch a pair of Grade 2 victories last weekend, vaulting her onto the American Graded Stakes Standings list of leading riders. Wins … Continue reading

Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: Lemon Drop Kids

Nothing wrong with life giving you lemons in the racing business these days.  Lane’s End sire Lemon Drop Kid is having a fine year, and last weekend two more of his daughters made it to the winner’s circle at the … Continue reading

Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: Gearing Up for the ‘Second Season’

The start of the summer meets at Del Mar and Saratoga signal the beginning of what many consider racing’s “second season.”  The summer and fall graded stakes docket is filled with important races that will help determine Breeders’ Cup contenders … Continue reading

Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: Holiday Fireworks

The Fourth of July holiday weekend brought with it a bevy of graded stakes races throughout the country. Three stallions whose offspring entered the winner’s circle were Candy Ride, Smart Strike, and Lemon Drop Kid. As a result, all three … Continue reading

Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: Summer Sizzlers

It was a busy weekend of racing from coast to coast, with 15 graded stakes on the schedule. It also marked the closing weekend at Santa Anita, which brought the curtain down on its extended spring meet by hosting five … Continue reading

Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: Oaks Warrior

A light schedule of four graded stakes races resulted in very few changes in the American Graded Stakes Standings this week. Jojo Warrior’s resounding wire-to-wire victory in the Grade 2 Summertime Oaks provided trainer Bob Baffert with his 11th graded … Continue reading

Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: Smokin’ Joe

With just seven graded stakes on the docket over the past weekend, there was little change in the American Graded Stakes standings. One jockey’s very productive Saturday did result in a few notable moves on at least two charts, however. … Continue reading

Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: Playing the Palace

Belmont Park played host to 10 graded stakes races last weekend, highlighted by the running of the 146th G1 Belmont Stakes. While racing will have to wait yet another year for a possible Triple Crown champion, Tonalist, the Belmont victor, … Continue reading

Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: (Mc) Peek-Ing at the Right Time

A light schedule of just five graded stakes over the weekend resulted in very few changes in the American Graded Stakes Standings for this week. The most impressive performance of the week goes to Frac Daddy, who drew off to … Continue reading

Keeneland presents American Graded Stakes Standings: ‘Star’ on the Rise

The Memorial Day weekend provided a plethora of graded stakes action from coast to coast. Even though the traditional holiday fixture, the G1 Metropolitan Handicap, will now be run on June 7, there was still plenty of quality racing offered … Continue reading

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