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Wednesday’s Honorable Miss Features Rematch Between Mia Mischief, Chalon

Wednesday’s 28th running of the Grade 2, $200,000 Honorable Miss Handicap drew a formidable field of ultra-consistent contenders, including Lael Stables’ Chalon and Mia Mischief, in the six-furlong sprint for fillies and mares 3-year-old and up at Saratoga Race Course. Chalon has earned Beyer Speed Figures in excess of 90 in each of her last […]

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Eons Appreciates Extra Distance In Kent Stakes

Mark Grier’s Eons won the $200,000 Grade III Kent Stakes at Delaware Park today. With Trevor McCarthy aboard, the son of Giant’s Causeway won by a neck and returned $10.40 as the third choice in the field of seven. The even-money favorite, Award Winner with Corey Lanerie, finished second. It was another 3-lengths farther back […]

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Consistent Chalon Takes On Six Sprinters In Bed O’ Roses Invitational

A salty field of seven older fillies and mares has assembled for the Grade 3, $250,000 Bed O’ Roses Invitational on Friday at Belmont Park, led by Lael Stables’ Chalon. The Bed O’ Roses, run at seven furlongs on the main track, is part of a sensational 11-race Friday program that also features the Grade […]

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Breeders’ Cup Runner-Up Chalon Takes Skipat In 2019 Debut

Making her first start of the 2019 season, Lael Stables’ Chalon made it look easy in Friday’s $100,000 Skipat Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. The 5-year-old daughter of Dialed In was ridden by Javier Castellano for trainer Arnaud Delacour, marking the pair’s second win in a row after taking the sixth race with Eons. Chalon […]

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Rymska Up The Inside For Hillsborough Triumph

Madaket Stables, Tom Coleman, Team Hanley and Elayne Stables’ Rymska captured the G2 Hillsborough Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs on Saturday by two lengths, paying $5.20 as the favorite. The 5-year-old Le Havre mare, ridden by Irad Ortiz for trainer Chad Brown, covered nine furlongs over the firm turf in 1:49.18 to defeat Rymska at […]

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‘Energetic’ Hawksmoor Readies For Career Swansong In Hillsborough

Arnaud Delacour has high hopes that his 6-year-old mare Hawksmoor will wave goodbye to the competition in Saturday’s Grade II, $225,000 Hillsborough Stakes on the turf at Tampa Bay Downs. Regardless of the outcome, the trainer will bid her farewell after the race. Owners Roy and Gretchen Jackson plan to breed her to 2018 North […]

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Hawksmoor Proves Deserving Favorite In Endeavour

Lael Stables’ Hawksmoor got 2019 off to a solid start with a 7-5 victory in Saturday’s Grade 3 Endeavour Stakes at Tampa. The 6-year-old daughter of Azamour, ridden by Javier Castellano for trainer Arnaud Delacour, covered 1 1/16 miles over the firm turf in 1:40.83. In her first win since the 2017 G2 New York […]

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‘Proven’ Knicks Go A Deserving Favorite, But No Sure Thing In Sam F. Davis

Most of the trainers with runners in Saturday’s Grade III, $250,000 Sam F. Davis Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs view the mile-and-a-sixteenth race for 3-year-olds on the main track as a wide-open affair. “I think it’s a good race for everybody to see what kind of level their horse can compete at,” said Arnaud Delacour, […]

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Honest, Hard-Trying Bombshell Seeks First Graded Stake In G3 Marshua’s River

Team Valor International’s Bombshell, a winner of two straight to cap her 2018 campaign, makes her 6-year-old debut while seeking her first career graded stakes victory in Saturday’s $150,000 Marshua’s River (G3) at Gulfstream Park. The 17th running of the 1 1/16-mile Marshua’s River for fillies and mares four and older is the second of two […]

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No Dozing Leaves No Doubt In Bold Ruler

Lael Stables’ No Dozing notched his first graded stakes win, staying close to the early pace, taking command before the turn and clearing away for an emphatic 9 ¾-length win in the Grade 3, $200,000 Bold Ruler Handicap for 3-year-olds and up on Friday, Opening Day, at Aqueduct Racetrack. The 43rd running of the Bold […]

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