Gun Runner ‘Looked Pretty Sharp’ In Final Major Work At Fair Grounds
Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) winner Gun Runner had his final major workout for the $16 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) Sunday afternoon, working six furlongs in 1:11 at Fair Grounds. Working in company with regular workmate Gettysburg, Gun Runner was clocked galloping out seven furlongs in 1:23.40 and the mile in 1:37 under jockey Florent Geroux as they prepare for […]
The Friday Show Presented By Cal Racing Cares: Redesigning The Future?
A visit to most of the newer Major League Baseball stadiums is a vastly different experience than it once was, thanks to a rethinking of the location and design of modern ballparks. Is horse racing on the verge of a similar shift? In this edition of The Friday Show, Scott Jagow and Ray Paulick discuss […]
The Friday Show Presented By Cal Racing Cares: Integrity Of The Sport?
It seems to be an annual query for the Thoroughbred racing industry as the current year wanes — what is the top priority for next year? In a recent poll at the Paulick Report, readers gave a fairly definitive answer: Integrity. The question is, what exactly does that mean? In this edition of The Friday […]
The Friday Show Presented By Cal Racing Cares: Wild And Crazy Predictions For 2018
‘Tis the season for New Year’s predictions, but it’s always difficult to make accurate ones. Instead, the guys on The Friday Show make prognostications that are unlikely to take place but are fun to discuss. In that spirit, this edition of The Friday Show has Scott Jagow and Ray Paulick looking into their crystal balls […]
The Friday Show Presented By Cal Racing Cares: What Now For California Racing?
It’s been one of the most devastating weeks one can imagine for horse racing, in particular, California’s equine industry. The massive outpouring of support and assistance in recent days reminds us how tight-knit and collaborative this sport can be. But with the at least temporary loss of stabling at San Luis Rey Downs and tragic […]
Le Vent Se Leve Much The Best In Zen-Nippon Nisai Yushun; Colt Remains Perfect In Three Starts
Exciting prospect Le Vent Se Leve kept the buzz going in Wednesday’s Zen-Nippon Nisai Yushun at Kawasaki, readily justifying favoritism to stay perfect in three starts. The Kiyoshi Hagiwara trainee banked 10 points on the Japan Road to the Kentucky Derby, and garnered plaudits for the decisiveness of his victory in his nation’s top race […]
The Friday Show Presented By Cal Racing Cares: High Altitude?
Our thoughts and prayers are with those affected by the wildfires ravaging Southern California, specifically San Luis Rey Downs, a situation we will continue to monitor. Elsewhere, racing goes on and in South Florida, the spotlight shines this weekend on the Clasico del Caribe, a passionate event that has captivated the Caribbean region of Latin […]
From Florida To Puerto Rico And Back: Immortal Wink Finds New Job In Inmate Vocational Program
Gulfstream Park is making history on Saturday, playing host to the 50th Clasico Internacional del Caribe for the first time. Celebrating the best of Thoroughbred racing in Latin America and the Caribbean, Gulfstream Park’s Championship Meet is continuing to highlight the sport’s equine athletes from all different backgrounds. Including Immortal Wink. Immortal Wink began his […]