San Felipe Stakes

McKinzie Zeroes In On San Felipe Competition With Final Seven-Furlong Workout

Undefeated McKinzie, probable favorite for next Saturday’s San Felipe Stakes, worked seven furlongs Sunday morning towards that objective in 1:23.80 under Drayden Van Dyke at Santa Anita Park. Trainer Bob Baffert said the son of Street Sense went “very well” for his expected engagement with another Triple Crown contender, Bolt d’Oro, who is scheduled to work a […]

Continue reading
Castellano Viaja A La Costa Oeste Para Trabajar A Bolt D’Oro Con Miras Al San Felipe Stakes

Montado por vez primera por el cuádruple ganador del Eclipse Award Javier Castellano, Bolt d’Oro, uno de los principales aspirantes para el Derby trabajó 1200 metros desde el aparato en la mañana del lunes 26 en Santa Anita dejando 1:12 exactos, parando los 1400 metros en 1:25 exactos y la milla en 1:39.80, de acuerdo […]

Continue reading
Castellano Flies West, Works ‘Solid’ Bolt D’Oro From The Gate At Santa Anita

Ridden for the first time by four-time Eclipse Champion Javier Castellano, top Derby candidate Bolt d’Oro worked six furlongs out of the gate this morning at Santa Anita in 1:12 flat and was given gallop out times for seven furlongs in 1:25 flat and a mile in 1:39.80 by Santa Anita’s official clocking crew. With Castellano committed to the […]

Continue reading
‘Stand-In’ Espinoza To Work Bolt d’Oro Tuesday At Santa Anita

Bolt d’Oro, a leading contender for the Triple Crown who is scheduled to make his 3-year-old debut in the San Felipe Stakes at Santa Anita on March 10, will work towards that goal Tuesday morning with Victor Espinoza aboard the son of Medaglia d’Oro. “He’ll go five-eighths in company,” owner/trainer Mick Ruis said Monday morning […]

Continue reading
Baffert Taking His Time With Sham Winner McKinzie

McKinzie, who stamped himself as a leading Kentucky Derby contender based on his authoritative 3 ½-length victory in the Grade III Sham Stakes at one mile on Jan. 6, worked four furlongs in 49.40 at 7:55 on a picturesque Saturday morning under jockey Drayden Van Dyke at Santa Anita. Going in company with Downtowner, McKinzie was outside his workmate […]

Continue reading
Javier Castellano Será El Jinete De Bolt D’Oro En El San Felipe Stakes

Javier Castellano será el jinete de Bolt d’Oro cuando el segundo finalista en la votación del Eclipse Award como Campeón Dosañero haga su debut como potro de tres años en el San Felipe Stakes (G2, $400,000) en Santa Anita el venidero 10 de Marzo, según dijo su propietario y entrenador Mick Ruis en la mañana […]

Continue reading
Castellano To Ride Bolt D’Oro In San Felipe Stakes

Javier Castellano will ride Bolt d’Oro when the runner-up for an Eclipse Award in the 2-year-old male division last year makes his 3-year-old debut in the Grade II, $400,000 San Felipe Stakes at Santa Anita on March 10, owner/trainer Mick Ruis said Sunday morning. Corey Nakatani had ridden the $630,000 son of Medaglia d’Oro in his four career […]

Continue reading
‘We Still Think We Have The Best Horse’: Bolt D’Oro Returns To Work Tab

Bolt d’Oro had his first breeze of the year Saturday morning at Santa Anita Park, doing his best to assuage the feelings of owner/trainer Mick Ruis after Thursday night’s Eclipse Awards. Good Magic, winner of the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile, was chosen as the 2017 2-Year-Old Champion by a margin of just 18 votes over Bolt […]

Continue reading
Cambio De Planes Con Bolt D’Oro, Ahora Apunta Al San Felipe S. En Lugar Del San Vicente S.

El tresañero Bolt d’Oro sigue en la ruta hacia el Kentucky Derby (G1). El camino planteado, sin embargo, no será el mismo. Mick Ruis, coporpietario y entrenador del vistoso hijo de Medaglia d’Oro, anunció un cambio de planes con el valioso ejemplar luego de que se recuperó de un leve problema muscular que le hizo […]

Continue reading
San Felipe New Goal For Bolt D’Oro After Pulled Muscle

Mick Ruis holds more than a modicum of hope that Bolt d’Oro, one of three finalists for an Eclipse Award as outstanding 2-year-old male of 2017, will embark on the Triple Crown trail after missing valuable training time recently due to a pulled muscle. The $630,000 son of Medaglia d’Oro owned by Ruis and his […]

Continue reading
Twitter Twitter
Paulick Report on Instagram