Florent Geroux

Sprint: Midwest Homebred Work All Week Gets Job Done in Phoenix

In the Stoll Keenon Ogden Phoenix, Work All Week tracked the pace of Zee Bros, who ran the first quarter-mile in :21.77. Work All Week took over at the head of the stretch, getting the half-mile in :44.17, and kicked clear in midstretch to give Geroux and Brueggemann their first Keeneland graded stakes victories. A […]

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Suntracer Wins Turf Cup on Record Day for Kentucky Downs

Team Block’s Suntracer made a bold outside move on the far turn and had enough to hold off a late-charging Pyrite Mountain in a thrilling edition of the Grade 3, $600,000 Kentucky Turf Cup at Kentucky Downs on Saturday. The track’s marquee day set records, as all-sources wagering handle for the 10-race card was $4,253,567, […]

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The Pizza Man Takes Charge in American St. Leger

A cast of characters from several countries were in appearance for the $400,000 American St. Leger Stakes, but it was a local favorite, The Pizza Man, who took over moving into the far turn and held on to score on Saturday at Arlington International. Big Kick took control early, leading the field through the first […]

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I’m Already Sexy Could Win Beverly D for Young Owner With Cancer

Although I’m Already Sexy is a 20-1 longshot on the morning line odds for the Grade 1 Beverly D Stakes, her connections hope she can pull off the win on behalf of a little girl. Bennett Lester, daughter of Katie Ann and Billy of Hit the Board Stables, is in the midst of a fight […]

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I’m Already Sexy Hangs On in Modesty

Anna Seitz’s Hit the Board Stable’s I’m Already Sexy once again revealed her Arlington International Racecourse prowess with a pleasing victory over 13 fillies and mares on Saturday afternoon in the Grade III $200,000 Modesty Handicap. After breaking mid-pack from the 13-hole, the daughter of Ready’s Image tracked pacesetter I O Ireland before forging ahead […]

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Divine Oath Up in Time for American Derby Win

Let’s Go Stable’s Divine Oath drove between horses to an impressive victory in the Grade III $200,000 American Derby Saturday afternoon at Arlington International Racecourse. After a sharp break from the two-hole in the field of 10 starters, the son of Broken Vow sat patiently in sixth before passing five horses in the stretch to […]

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The Pizza Man Proves Best in Stars and Stripes

Midwest Thoroughbreds’ The Pizza Man survived an early misstep and a rider’s claim of foul to capture the Grade III $150,000 Stars and Stripes at Arlington International Racecourse. Trained by Roger Brueggemann, the 5-year-old Illinois-bred son of English Channel led at every call and held off the bid of O’Prado Ole, who pressed throughout, to […]

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Jockeys, Horses OK After Hawthorne Spill

Chris Emigh and Florent Geroux escaped serious injury when their mounts, Dreams Die First and Tripping, respectively, went down in Hawthorne Race Course’s eighth race on Friday evening. Both jockeys said they were OK to ride though neither had a mount in the nitecap on Friday. In addition, both horses appeared to be OK and […]

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I’m Already Sexy Struts Away With Pucker Up

Hit the Board Stables’ I’m Already Sexy, an easy winner in a division of the Hatoof Stakes in her local prep, assumed command of the lead through the stretch the first time and never faced a serious challenge en route to a 3¾ length victory in the Grade III $175,000 Pucker Up Stakes for 3-year-old […]

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