Yawanna Twist

Graded stakes winner Yawanna Twist euthanized

Yawanna Twist, winner of the General George Stakes (gr. II) in February, had to be euthanized after fracturing a femur in a hind leg while getting up following routine ankle surgery earlier this week. The Richard Dutrow Jr.-trained horse was at the Rood and Riddle Equine Clinic in Lexington to have chips removed from each […]

Continue reading
Yawanna Twist dances to victory in the General George

With a driving finish up the rail, Yawanna Twist took the Grade 2 General George Handicap at Laurel Park by a length over This Ones For Phil. Toby’s Corner finished third. Yawanna Twist, a 5-year-old son of Yonaguska, is trained by Richard Dutrow for owner-breeder Steel Your Face Stables. He was ridden to victory by […]

Continue reading
New York-breds abundant in Met Mile (G1)

It would not have been too long ago that the notion of four New York-breds running in the Met Mile at Belmont Park would have been laughed at. But that’s exactly what’s happening this Monday when Haynesfield leads the way for the Empire State’s top Memorial Day race. Stormy’s Majesty, Ibboyee and Yawana Twist complete […]

Continue reading
PAULICK BELMONT INDEX brought to you by Vinery LTD: RACING AND BASKETBALL

In our last week of three-year-old Triple Crown polls, there is little movement in our top ten. One newcomer to Paulick Belmont Index brought to you by Vinery LTD, Todd Pletcher-trained Interactif, debuts at 9. Additionally, Dave In Dixie makes his first PBI entry in 13th place. We would like to take this opportunity […]

Continue reading
PAULICK BELMONT INDEX brought to you by Vinery LTD: DEFINING GREATNESS

Despite several defections from last week’s projected field, our voters kept the top three of Ice Box, First Dude and Fly Down in order. Dublin’s departure (previously ranked sixth) means that no horse will run in all three Triple Crown races since 2001. And Setsuko ankle inflammation kept what many thought would be a […]

Continue reading
PAULICK PREAKNESS INDEX brought to you by Vinery LTD: THROW OUT THE DERBY

With just a few days till Saturday’s Preakness, our voters have predictably picked Kentucky Derby winner Super Saver as the favorite to win the second leg of the Triple Crown. Lookin at Lucky picked up a few first place votes and strengthened his footing as second choice once trainer Bob Baffert all but assured […]

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

Two surefire signs of spring—Oaklawn Park’s Racing Festival of the South and Keeneland’s opening day–kick off the weekend stakes action Friday afternoon, and while the Fantasy at Oaklawn and Transylvania at Keeneland are well worth watching, it’s the big Kentucky Derby preps that will get most of the attention one day later. Those two Grade […]

Continue reading
Twitter Twitter
Paulick Report on Instagram