Fleur de Lis Handicap

Twinspires.com Weekend Stakes: Where to Watch

With the 2012 Triple Crown series in the books, the summer racing season shifts into high gear with graded stakes from east to west, and a key evening of racing at Churchill Downs that includes the Grade 1 Stephen Foster Handicap. In the east, Belmont, Delaware Park, and Virginia’s Colonial Downs all have carded graded […]

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Wise Dan, Successful Dan, Alternation among those nominated to Stephen Foster

Morton Fink’s high-powered homebreds Wise Dan and Successful Dan join Pimlico Special (GIII) 1-2 finishers Alternation and Nehro atop a glittering roster of 16 older stars nominated to compete in the $400,000-added Stephen Foster Handicap (Grade I), the main event on a spectacular night of racing at Churchill Downs on Saturday, June 16 that will […]

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Royal Delta set to return in Fleur de Lis at Churchill Downs

Royal Delta will make her first start since finishing ninth in the Dubai World Cup in the June 16 Fleur de Lis on the Stephen Foster undercard at Churchill Downs. Royal Delta also finished a distant second to Awesome Maria in the Grade 3 Sabin at Gulfstream in her first start of the year.  Other […]

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

Racing’s reigning queens will each take center stage this weekend in their respective races; Rachel Alexandra will go in Churchill Downs’ Grade 2 Fleur de Lis Handicap on Saturday and Zenyatta will surface in Sunday’s G1 Vanity at Hollywood Park. The Fleur de Lis is part of an undercard that also features a […]

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RACHEL LOOKS LIKELY FOR FLEUR DE LIS

According to Marty McGee with the Daily Racing Form, 2009 Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra looks likely to compete in the Fleur de Lis Handicap at Churchill Downs. Caroline Shaw, public relations director for Jess Jackson, will discuss by phone with Jackson and have a formal announcement this afternoon. An unnamed source close […]

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