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La Verdad Tests Positive For Clenbuterol After Honorable Miss

The New York stewards have advised trainer Linda Rice that her filly, La Verdad, has tested positive for clenbuterol following the Grade 2 Honorable Miss Stakes, according to a report from the Daily Racing Form. Rice told reporter David Grening … Continue reading

Cavorting, Lovely Maria Top Nominations For Charles Town Oaks

Brereton Jones’ Lovely Maria, winner of this year’s Kentucky Oaks (G1), as well as ­Stonestreet Stables’ recent Test (G1) victor Cavorting are the marquee names among the 36 three-year-old fillies nominated to the $350,000 Charles Town Oaks (G3) to be … Continue reading

Favored Stellar Wind Much The Best In Torrey Pines

Hronis Racing’s talented Stellar Wind performed to her 1-2 odds Sunday with a dominant victory in the featured Grade III $100,000 Torrey Pines Stakes for three-year-old fillies. With regular jockey Victor Espinoza back at Del Mar after being upset aboard … Continue reading

Valid Back To Winning Ways With Iselin Score

After two straight losses to Bradester, Crossed Sabres Farm’s Valid got redemption with a cruising victory over his rival in Sunday’s Grade 3, $150,000 Philip H. Iselin Stakes at Monmouth Park. It was the 5-year-old gelding’s first victory since winning … Continue reading

Runhappy Doing ‘Excellent’ After Breakout Victory In King’s Bishop

One day removed from earning her first graded stakes victory with her first start at Saratoga in the Grade 1 NYRA.com King’s Bishop, trainer Maria Borell was still elated with the performance of 11-1 longshot Runhappy, who set a stakes … Continue reading

Speedy Private Zone Has Multiple Breeders’ Cup Options

Although Private Zone’s dominating gate-to-wire 3 ¾-length win in the Grade 1, $700,000 Priority One Jets Forego on Saturday guaranteed a spot for him in the Breeders’ Cup TwinSpires Sprint, trainer Jorge Navarro was already considering an alternative. “The way … Continue reading

Frosted, Texas Red Exit Travers Performances In Good Condition

Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin reported Sunday morning that Travers third-place finisher Frosted came out of the race in fine fettle and may point to the Grade 1, $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup Invitational on October 3 at Belmont Park. Frosted, … Continue reading

Romans Plans To Train Keen Ice Up To Breeders’ Cup Classic

Keen Ice’s victory in Saturday’s Travers Stakes was so cool that trainer Dale Romans’ smart phone actually froze. “It’s been overwhelming since last night,” he said while standing outside the barn and still soaking in post-race glory. “I’ve been in … Continue reading

Baffert: ‘Sometimes You Feel Like He’s Invincible, But They All Get Beat’

Showing no signs of fatigue or sorrow from his first loss in more than a year, Triple Crown champion American Pharoah met with some lucky fans one last time Sunday morning before saying goodbye to Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. … Continue reading

Gimme Da Lute Battles To Half-Length Victory In El Cajon

On an afternoon when stablemate and Triple Crown champion American Pharoah stunningly lost in the $1.6 million Travers Stakes at Saratoga in New York, Gimme Da Lute salvaged a small amount of success for the barn of trainer Bob Baffert … Continue reading

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