Photos of the Week

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Photos of the Week: 4.14.14

A huge weekend of racing saw the return of two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan at Keeneland and the last two major prep races for the Kentucky Derby run at Keeneland and Oaklawn Park. Oaklawn Park wrapped up its … Continue reading

Photos of the Week: 4.07.14

Spring officially arrived over the weekend with the start of Keeneland’s spring meet. Saturday’s race card showcased 3-year-old fillies in the Grade 1 Central Bank Ashland Stakes, and fans couldn’t ask for a better result – a dead heat for … Continue reading

Photos of the Week: 3.31.14

Gulfstream Park and the Fair Grounds each hosted a jam-packed stakes card on Saturday. At Gulfstream, the Besilu Stables Florida Derby anchored a program that featured seven graded stakes races. Among the highlights were In Tune winning the G2 Gulfstream … Continue reading

Photos of the Week: Behind the Scenes at McLaughlin Racing

This week, in anticipation of the Florida Derby, EquiSport Photos presents a “Behind the Scenes” look at the morning routine of McLaughlin Racing. Kiaran McLaughlin and his brother Neal train Cairo Prince, the favorite for the G1 Besilu Stables Florida … Continue reading

Photos of the Week: 3.17.14

Oaklawn Park had an action-pack racing card on tap Saturday, with three graded stakes races up for grabs. In the G2 Azeri, Close Hatches returned from a long layoff to win in gate-to-wire fashion. In the G3 Razorback, Golden Lad … Continue reading

Photos of the Week: 3.10.14

Older horses took center stage over the weekend at both Santa Anita and Gulfstream Park. At Gulfstream, 2013 Belmont Stakes winner Palace Malice made a winning return to the races with a determined victory over Uncaptured in the Gulfstream Park … Continue reading

Photos of the Week: 3.3.14

Three-year-olds took center stage at both Aqueduct and Gulfstream Park on Saturday. In New York, Samraat edged rivals Uncle Sigh and In Trouble to take the G3 Gotham Stakes and remain undefeated. In Florida, the Nick Zito-trained Spot upset heavily-favored … Continue reading

Photos of the Week: 2.24.14

Three-year-olds were the focus at Gulfstream Park on Saturday, as the Fountain of Youth and Davona Dale Stakes took center stage. Wildcat Red and General a Rod put on quite a show in the Fountain of Youth, dueling every step … Continue reading

Photos of the Week: 2.17.14

While many of the racetracks along the East coast were forced to cancel their live cards due to snow and freezing temperatures, racing remained hot in the sunny climes of Florida and California. On Saturday at Santa Anita, Iotapa went … Continue reading

Photos of the Week: 2.10.14

Two of the top horses from 2013 – Will Take Charge and Game On Dude – made their seasonal debuts over the weekend, and both ran into two new shooters who may just have something to say in the older … Continue reading