Racing

Collected Romps To Easy Californian Victory

Speedway Stable’s Collected was the facile winner of Saturday’s G2 Californian Stakes, powering away from his rivals with ease in the stretch to win by at least five lengths at the wire. The 4-year-old son of City Zip, ridden by Martin Garcia for trainer Bob Baffert, covered nine furlongs over Santa Anita’s fast main track […]

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Multiplier Surges Late To Nail Hedge Fund On The Wire In Illinois Derby

Joe Senkovich’s Multiplier just got up in the final strides of the stretch to win Saturday’s G3 Illinois Derby, winning the first running of the race since 2015. The 3-year-old son of The Factor was kept well off the early pace by jockey James Graham, then found his best stride in mid-stretch to get his […]

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Inordinate Out-Games Syntax To Win San Juan Capistrano

With most of the marathon mile and three quarters on turf behind them, it was “game-on” the final eighth of a mile, as Inordinate, who ran today with blinkers off, dug deep and outran favored Syntax by a half length in Saturday’s Grade III, $100,000 San Juan Capistrano Stakes at Santa Anita. Ridden by Corey […]

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Twisted Tom Earns Preakness Berth With Federico Tesio Victory; Gelding Not Triple Crown Nominated

Cobra Farm Inc.’s Twisted Tom raced in contention from the start, took command on the far turn and thwarted a strong challenge from O Dionysus in mid-stretch before pulling away to a 2 ¼-length win in the $125,000 Xpressbet.com Federico Tesio Saturday at Laurel Park. The 36th running of the Tesio for 3-year-olds at 1 […]

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Itsinthepost Surges Clear For Dixiana Elkhorn Victory

Jed Cohen’s Itsinthepost burst away from the field at the head of the lane in Saturday’s G2 Dixiana Elkhorn Stakes at Keeneland, holding off the late-closing Charming Kitten by about a length at the wire. The 5-year-old son of American Post, ridden by Tyler Baze, covered 12 furlongs over the yielding turf course in 2:31.22 […]

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Imperative Just Up Over Matt King Coal In Exciting Charles Town Classic

Ron Paolucci, Glenn Ellis and Imaginary Stable’s Imperative has struck again for California-based trainer Bob Hess, Jr. In January, the 7-year-old son of Bernardini surprised in the $400,000 Poseidon Stakes on the Pegasus World Cup undercard at 7-1. This Saturday, at odds of 5-1, Imperative and Javier Castellano came flying down the center of the […]

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Songbird ‘Coming Along’ For Hollendorfer At Santa Anita

Songbird, Eclipse Award winner as outstanding two-year-old female of 2015 and outstanding three-year-old of her sex in 2016, worked four furlongs under exercise rider Edgar Rodriguez in 48.80 Saturday morning at Santa Anita Park. “Songbird went out five-eighths in 1:02.36 and three quarters in (one) 15 and one,” trainer Jerry Hollendorfer said of the daughter […]

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Heavy Favorite Unbridled Mo Delivers In Doubledogdare

John Brunetti’s homebred Unbridled Mo has delivered back-to-back victories in 2017, first taking the G3 Houston Ladies Classic in January, and this Friday turning back Power of Snunner to score by three-quarters of a length in the G3 Hilliard Lyons Doubledogdare Stakes at Keeneland. The 4-year-old daughter of Uncle Mo, ridden to perfection by John […]

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Why The Long Face? Horsey McHorseface Set To Make Long-Awaited Racing Debut

Fan-favorite Horsey McHorseface will make his highly-anticipated career debut when he heads to the starting gate at Kembla Grange in New South Wales, Australia, April 22. The 3-year-old gelding by Nadeem is entered in the first race on the card – a five-furlong maiden contest. Named as a nod to the British research vessel, ‘Boaty […]

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‘America’s Steeplechase’: 60 Minutes To Feature Segment On Timber Racing

Strategically placed cameras capture the exhilarating action, while Charlie Rose provides the wit and reportage, when 60 Minutes goes to the Timber Races — an American version of the Steeplechase. Rose’s story will be broadcast on 60 Minutes Sunday, April 23 at 7 p.m. ET/PT. America’s Timber Races — so named for the wooden fences […]

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