Weekend Lineup: Pacific Classic by Paulick Report Staff
A trio of Grade 1 races highlight the stakes action in North America this weekend, topped by the "Win and You're In" Pacific Classic at Del Mar on Saturday.
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The Friday Show Presented By The Match Series: Square Peg, Round Table?
Last weekend’s Jockey Club Round Table generated some thought-provoking ideas, as it usually does. Afterwards, the question always seems to be: how can the racing industry implement some of them? In this edition of The Friday Show, Scott Jagow and Ray Paulick sort through this year’s proposals and identify the ideas that would be good […]
Robert Bruce Circles Field To Top Brown Exacta In Arlington Million
On Irad Ortiz, Jr.’s birthday this Saturday, Carlos Lavin’s Robert Bruce gave the jockey a $1 million gift in the Grade 1 Arlington Million. Robert Bruce, a 4-year-old son of Fast Company, came flying from the rear of the field to best stablemate Almanaar by a half-length on the wire, earning his first G1 win […]
Favored Sistercharlie Tops Brown Trifecta In Beverly D
For the fourth year in a row, trainer Chad Brown saddled the winner of the Grade 1 Beverly D Stakes at Arlington Park. In fact, he sent out the top three finishers in the 2018 edition of the 1 3/16-mile turf contest. “It’s very rewarding for my staff and my owners and my mentor, I’m […]
Voodoo Song All Heart To Fend Off Delta Prince In Fourstardave
Last year at Saratoga, Barry Schwartz’ Voodoo Song won a record four starts during the course of the summer meeting. This year, the 4-year-old son of English Channel added to that resume with a gutsy win in Saturday’s Grade 1 Fourstardave Handicap, fending off a late run from 5-2 Delta Prince to win by a […]
The Friday Show Presented By The Match Series: Jackpot Blues?
One of the biggest trends in racehorse wagering is the jackpot wager, where it takes one single winning ticket to score the entire pot. Recently, it’s clear these wagers are often won by high-volume, rebate shops that employ computer wagering to take down the score. In this edition of The Friday Show, Scott Jagow and […]
Paulick Report 8/3 News Minute Presented By Woodbine Racetrack
Stay in touch with Thoroughbred racing news throughout the day with the Paulick Report News Minute. In today’s edition, newly inducted Pillar of the Turf Cot Campbell entertained the crowd at the induction ceremony for the National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., and museum president John Hendrickson outlined an exciting […]
The Friday Show Presented By The Match Series: Is Horse Of The Year Race Over?
In this edition of The Friday Show, Ray Paulick and Joe Nevills talk Horse of the Year and wonder if anyone has a chance of unseating the newly retired, undefeated Triple Crown winner Justify from his perch atop all North American Thoroughbreds for 2018. With many 3-year-olds still recovering from the Kentucky Derby and no […]
Paulick Report 8/2 News Minute Presented By Woodbine Racetrack
Stay in touch with Thoroughbred racing news throughout the day with the Paulick Report News Minute. In today’s edition, Massachusetts legislators took quick action on Thursday, passing a law making horse racing and wagering legal again. The previous law had expired Tuesday at midnight and jeopardized the weekend program at Suffolk, Downs, Those programs will […]