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Startup Nation Heads Brown Trio Entered For Pennine Ridge

Klaravich Stables and William H. Lawrence’s Startup Nation is set to make his 2015 debut, facing seven rivals in the $200,000 1 1/8-mile Pennine Ridge Stakes for 3-year-olds on the inner turf on Saturday at Belmont Park. One of three … Continue reading

Work All Week Draws Outside For Racing Return In Aristides

American’s reigning champion sprinter and defending Breeders’ Cup Sprint (GI) winner Work All Week will make his 6-year-old debut Saturday against six rivals in the $100,000 Aristides (GIII) at Churchill Downs. Work All Week, owned by Midwest Thoroughbreds Inc. and … Continue reading

Miss Temple City Headed To Royal Ascot For Coronation Cup

Trainer Graham Motion said Miss Temple City, winner of the Hilltop Stakes May 15 at Pimlico, is on schedule to ship to England for the June 19 Coronation Cup at Royal Ascot. “I’ve always wanted another opportunity to go back … Continue reading

Champion Treve Set For 2015 Debut In Prix Corrida

The brilliant racemare Treve is set to kick off her 2015 campaign Friday when she takes on eight challengers in the Group 2 Prix Corrida at Saint-Cloud. The 5-year-old daughter of Motivator, who was set to be retired last season … Continue reading

Pharoah, Dortmund, Firing Line Lead Nominees For Los Alamitos Derby

Headed by the Bob Baffert-trained pair of American Pharoah and Dortmund; along with such outstanding sophomores as Firing Line, Kentuckian and Texas Red, a total of 42 horses have been nominated to the Grade II, $350,000-guaranteed Los Alamitos Derby. The … Continue reading

Joel Rosario To Ride Wicked Strong In Met Mile

Joel Rosario, who was replaced by John Velazquez aboard Tonalist when the colt ran in the G3 Westchester earlier this month, has picked up the mount on Wicked Strong for the G1 Met Mile, according to the Daily Racing Form. … Continue reading

Ocho Ocho Ocho Faces Tough Field In Surface Switch For Penn Mile

Throughout his spring campaign on the path to the Kentucky Derby, D. P. Racing’s Ocho Ocho Ocho always appeared to have a virtual asterisk next to his name as one member of the racing media after another prefaced their comments … Continue reading

Horse Of The Year Wise Dan Cleared To Gallop

Two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan, who has been sidelined since late last fall with a non-displaced fracture at the bottom of his right front cannon bone, received clearance earlier this week to begin galloping every other day. According … Continue reading

Across the Pond: Connections Pleased With Chrome’s Training

Horse of the Year California Chrome is scheduled to have a racecourse gallop at Ascot next week as he gets closer to his planned start in the Group 1 Prince of Wales’s Stakes during the Royal Ascot meet. According to … Continue reading

Colby Hernandez Earns First Jockey Of The Week Title

Jockey Colby Hernandez has been a model of consistency as of late and it has paid off this week when he was named the Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for May 18 – May 25th. The award is voted … Continue reading

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