Simon Callaghan

Treasuring, The ‘Other Callaghan,’ Wins Senorita At Santa Anita

Winless in four previous stateside starts this year, English-bred Treasuring took Saturday’s Grade III, $100,000 Senorita Stakes in virtual gate to wire fashion, winning by 1 ½ lengths under Brice Blanc.  Trained by Simon Callaghan, Treasuring, who had been a Group III winner in Ireland at age 2, got a mile over the Santa Anita […]

Continue reading
American Gal Splashes Home On Top In Humana Distaff

Kaleem Shah’s homebred American Gal vied for the lead out of the starting gate in Saturday’s Grade 1 Humana Distaff, then took over at the head of the lane and kept on through the wire to score by about two lengths under jockey Jose Ortiz. The 4-year-old daughter of Concord Point, trained by Simon Callaghan, […]

Continue reading
Stretch Burst Propels Beau Recall To Royal Heroine Victory

Last at the furlong pole, Irish-bred Beau Recall unleashed a furious stretch run under Joel Rosario to win the Grade 2 Royal Heroine at Santa Anita by three-quarters of a length for her first career stakes victory. Owned by Slam Dunk Racing or Medallion Racing and trained by Simon Callaghan, the 4-year-old filly by Sir […]

Continue reading
American Gal Headlines Field Of 13 In Madison Stakes

Kaleem Shah’s American Gal, unraced since winning the Test (G1) at Saratoga by 4 lengths, and Carl Moore Management’s multiple stakes winner Finley’sluckycharm head a field of 13 fillies and mares entered Tuesday for Saturday’s 17th running of the $300,000 Madison (G1). The Madison, run at 7 furlongs on the main track, will go as the eighth race on Saturday’s 11-race program with a 5:10 […]

Continue reading
El Sunland Derby: Doce Potros Buscan 50 Puntos Para El Kentucky Derby En Una Carrera Casi Indescifrable

Aunque ningún ganador del Sunland Derby (G3, $800,000) ha triunfado en el Kentucky Derby (G1), la carrera de 1800 metros que se disputará este domingo 25 en Sunland Park no deja de ser atractiva. Por una parte, el premio a repartir es sin duda importante. Por la otra, el ganador obtendrá 50 puntos que pudieran […]

Continue reading
Romans Duo May Have Edge In Wide-Open Sunland Derby

There is $800,000 and 85 Kentucky Derby points at stake Sunday when a field of 12 3-year-olds heads to the post at Sunland Park in New Mexico for the 1 1/8-mile Sunland Derby. There are no standouts in this field, and whoever emerges as the victor will not only have won their first graded stakes, […]

Continue reading
‘Tough, Talented’ Run Away 8-5 Favorite For Saturday’s Bob Hope Stakes

Simon Callaghan-trained Run Away returns to the track and distance of his lone defeat as the 8-5 morning line favorite in a field of six for Saturday’s $100,000 Bob Hope Stakes at Del Mar. The seven-furlong test for Juveniles, known for 33 years as the Hollywood Prevue, is the first of 12 stakes that have been regularly […]

Continue reading
Elate ‘Finished Up Good’ At Del Mar; Turf Works Highlight Sunday Morning Training

Breeders’ Cup Distaff contender Elate, winner of both the G1 Alabama and G1 Beldame, worked a half-mile on a cloudy Sunday morning at Del Mar. The 3-year-old daughter of Medaglia d’Oro and exercise rider Neil Poznansky were given a final time of :49.00 for the work, with Daily Racing Form clockers catching the filly in :23.60 for […]

Continue reading
Moonshine Memories Stays Undefeated Through Chandelier

Winner of the Del Mar Debutante, Bridlewood Farm and the Coolmore Partners’ Moonshine Memories extended her unbeaten record to three starts with a win in Saturday’s Grade 1 Chandelier at Santa Anita Park. The juvenile daughter of Malibu Moon, ridden by Flavien Prat at odds of 2-1, settled off the pacesetters and came with a […]

Continue reading
Run Away Just Gets Up In Barretts Juvenile

Run Away picked got the job done in the $100,000 Barretts Juvenile Saturday at Los Alamitos, but the victory was far from easy for the prohibitive favorite. Off the pace early and uncomfortable racing between horses, the 2-year-old son of Run Away and Hide looked in danger of finishing off the board for the first time in […]

Continue reading
Twitter Twitter
Paulick Report on Instagram