Christina Olivares

Pop Quiz Brought to You By Ky-Bred Quality: Christina Olivares Blacker

Christina Olivares Blacker is a well-known on-air racing analyst for HRTV. She began her career there in 2004 as a weekend reporter and features producer before joining TVG as a full-time reporter in 2006, hosting the original program Lady Luck and anchoring coverage at Belmont Park and Monmouth Park. She has appeared on NBC Sports […]

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NTRA Thoroughbred Notebook: Thursday, November 17

In this week’s edition of the NTRA Thoroughbred Notebook, learn more about TVG personality Christina Olivares, read the latest from Thoroughbred racing social media and blogs, and see more photos from the Breeders’ Cup. Click here to view this week’s NTRA Thoroughbred Notebook.

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New racing partnership hits with first-ever starter

The first ever starter for Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners hit paydirt when he posted a facile 3/4-length win at Woodbine Racecourse in Toronto, racking up $32,269 for the tally.  The 1:44 3/5 final time mirrored the running time of Sunday’s Grey stakes for 2 year-old colts.  Patrioticandproud completed the 1 1/16-miles circuit over the Polytrack while […]

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Former Team Valor VP Wellman launches new racing syndicate

Press Release Aron Wellman has announced the launch of Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, a racing syndicate focused on achieving on-track success at the highest level as well as creating a first-class lifestyle experience for its partners.   Wellman, 33, started his own racing partnership in 2005 (LGL Racing) while he was practicing law as a litigator […]

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Smith on match race: I won’t hear the end of it

In an interview with TVG’s Christina Olivares, jockey Mike Smith discusses Sunday’s Battle of the Exes match race against former fiance Chantal Sutherland.  Smith describes how the event came about, what his race strategy might be and what will happen in the jockey’s room if he loses. See the video below.

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Vinery LTD presents the Paulick Derby Index: Switching Gears

It’s that time of year again. Nearly everyone in horse racing gets Derby Fever, and the Paulick Report is no exception. The debate over Horse of the Year between Zenyatta and Blame was the No. 1 story from the time the two crossed the finish line heads apart in the Breeders’ Cup Classic until the […]

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PAULICK DERBY INDEX brought to you by VINERY LTD: LET THE POLLS BEGIN

It’s that time of year again. Turf writers, handicappers and bloggers get an extra early start on predicting who will be in the final field of 20 on that first Saturday in May. Is it premature? No doubt. Is the field set in any way? Not on your life. But part of the […]

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