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Jones Moves Base Back to Delaware

Trainer Larry Jones has shifted his home base from central Kentucky back to Delaware Park, according to a Louisville Courier-Journal report. Jones said Delaware was able to accommodate all of his 54 horses in one location, while Churchill Downs split … Continue reading

Game on Dude, Clubhouse Ride Arrive for Charles Town Classic

After starting his day in Southern California, three-time Santa Anita Handicap (G1) winner Game on Dude touched down in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia on Tuesday afternoon as the popular seven-year-old gelding looks to defend his title in the … Continue reading

Please Explain DQ’d From Third-Place Finish in Honeybee

Oaklawn Park stewards have disqualified Please Explain from her third-place finish in the Grade 3 Honeybee Stakes March 8 after she tested positive for an “excessive level of a regulated corticosteroid,” according to a report in the Daily Racing Form. … Continue reading

Emollient Faces 10 Challengers in Keeneland’s Doubledogdare

Juddmonte Farms’ Emollient, a three-time Grade 1 winner in 2013, headlines a field of 11 fillies and mares entered Tuesday for Friday’s 20th running of the $100,000 Hilliard Lyons Doubledogdare (G3) at 1 1/16 miles on the main track. The … Continue reading

Alvarado Set to Return on Saturday

Jockey Junior Alvarado is set to return to the saddle on Saturday after taking time out for a broken ankle. According to a Daily Racing Form report, Alvarado broke his ankle in a gate accident on Dec. 22 at Aqueduct. He … Continue reading

Champion Beholder to Make 2014 Debut in Santa Lucia Stakes

Two-time Eclipse Award Champion filly Beholder towers over six older fillies and mares in next Sunday’s $75,000 Santa Lucia Stakes at 1 1/16 miles, her first start since winning the Grade I, $2 million Breeders’ Cup Distaff at Santa Anita … Continue reading

Sweet Swap Goes Gate to Wire in San Simeon

Sweet Swap and Joe Talamo are good for each other. Ridden for the second time in-a-row in Sunday’s Grade III, $100,000 San Simeon Stakes by Talamo, the 5 year-old horse by Candy Ride followed his Feb. 23 Joe Hernandez Stakes … Continue reading

Stormy Lucy Just Catches Miss Serendipity in Santa Barbara

Stormy Lucy and Rafael Bejarano have developed a very successful relationship. Ridden for the second time in-a-row by Santa Anita’s leading jockey, the 5-year-old mare by Stormy Atlantic followed her win in the Grade II Santa Ana Stakes at Santa … Continue reading

Ready to Act Tough As Nails in Beaumont Win

Klaravich Stables and William Lawrence’s Ready to Act, last in the early going in the field of seven, took command in upper stretch and held off Sweet Whiskey by a half-length to win the 29th running of the $200,000 Beaumont … Continue reading

Keeneland Patrons Enjoy Sunny Saturday at the Races

It was a good day to be at Keeneland on Blue Grass Saturday. The sun was out, flowers were in bloom, and spring finally seemed to be here. Thousands of racing fans shared in the track’s beauty – 39,722 of … Continue reading

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