Barbara Fritchie Handicap

Field for Rescheduled Fritchie Looks Very Different From Original

The field for Saturday’s $300,000 Barbara Fritchie Handicap (G2) at Laurel Park is significantly different than the one originally scheduled to race last Saturday. Four of filly and mare sprinters will not be competing this weekend, while another has been added into the mix. Parx Racing-based Winning Image and Villette are not permitted to leave […]

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Laurel Park’s 2014 Winter Schedule Announced

The Maryland Jockey Club, the Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association and the Maryland Horse Breeders Association announced the 2014 winter schedule for live racing at Laurel Park, according to the Daily Racing Form. The meet will include 46 racing days over 13 with opening day scheduled for Jan. 1. Live racing will run Thursday through Saturday, […]

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Magical Feeling springs an upset in the Barbara Fritchie

With a late burst of speed in the stretch, Magical Feeling charged between horses to win the Grade 2 Barbara Fritchie Handicap at Laurel Park over Nicole H, with C C’s Pal finishing third. Magical Feeling is a 6-year-old daughter of Empire Maker trained by Allen Iwinski for Peter E. Blum Thoroughbreds. She was ridden […]

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Twinspires.com Weekend Stakes: Where To Watch

In part due to special holiday racing on Monday, Presidents’ Day, there is a passel of graded stakes to be seen this weekend from coast to coast. Begin at Laurel Park on Saturday with the Grade 2 Barbara Fritchie, where under handicap conditions, Nicole H is ceding her seven opponents anywhere from two to 11 […]

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Twinspires.com Weekend Stakes: Where To Watch

As impressive as Brethren and Anthony’s Cross were last weekend, they’re on the back burner for now while we turn our attentions toward this week’s Derby preps and the emergence of more candidates hoping for one of those coveted slots in the Kentucky Derby starting gate. On Saturday, we’ll see the Grade 2 Risen Star […]

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Laurel Park to host 15 stakes races during winter meet

The Maryland track, which until recently was in doubt for its 2011 season, has announced its winter meet schedule which will include 15 stakes races including a pair of Grade II races over Presidents Day weekend; the Barbara Fritchie Handicap and the General George Handicap.

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WEEKEND STAKES: WHERE TO WATCH brought to you by KBC Horse Supplies

  Mother Nature has wreaked havoc on racetracks coast-to-coast. Racing was cancelled last Saturday at Santa Anita; all three graded stakes will be run this Saturday, Feb. 13, in addition to the Grade 2 Santa Maria. Santa Anita’s 10-race program will feature five stakes races, including the G1 Las Virgenes and a pair of Grade […]

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