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Romans Becomes Second Trainer To Reach 700-Win Milestone At Churchill Downs

South Louisville native Dale Romans became only the second trainer in Churchill Downs history to win 700 career races beneath the track’s iconic Twin Spires when 2-year-old Promises Fulfilled won Sunday’s seventh race by four lengths under jockey Robby Albarado. More importantly, the milestone victory put the 51-year-old horseman just one win back of joining […]

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Romans Poised To Overtake Mott’s Record For Wins At Churchill Downs

It has been 10,899 days since trainer Dale Romans recorded his first victory at Churchill Downs with a horse named Final Destroyerand, now, the 50-year-old South Louisville native is 24 hours away from possibly becoming the track’s all-time leading trainer. “As you get older, you reflect a lot more on the past,” Romans said. “I […]

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Globetrotting Long On Value Takes Aim At Woodbine Mile

Long On Value already has done some serious traveling this season with trips to Dubai and England stamped on his passport. The Value Plus bay is scheduled to make the relatively minor jaunt from his Sarotoga home base for the 21st running of the Ricoh Woodbine Mile, which is slated for Saturday, Sept. 16. “We […]

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Harmonize Up Late For Glens Falls Victory

Under a ground-saving trip with Hall of Famer John Velazquez in the irons, Larkin Armstrong’s Harmonize was able to get up in the final jumps to win the Grade 3, $200,000 Glen Falls on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. Breaking from post 8 as the 7-2 second choice, Harmonize settled toward the rear of the […]

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Veni, Vidi, Vinci: West Coast Conquista Saratoga Ganando El Travers Stakes

La historia repetida: el año pasado, el Travers Stakes fue el escenario para el surgimiento de una nueva estrella, un purasangre que terminó llegando a ser catalogado como el mejor caballo del mundo: Arrogate. Este año otro invasor de California llega a Saratoga y domina a sus rivales con autoridad. No sabemos hasta donde podrá […]

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Mott, Pletcher Enter Two Each In With Anticipation Stakes

Wednesday’s Grade 3, $150,000 With Anticipation has drawn a field of 11, with the two entries from Hall of Fame trainer Bill Mott and two entries from trainer Todd Pletcher leading the improving 2-year-old crop into the 1 1/16 mile race over the Mellon Turf at Saratoga Race Course. One of Pletcher’s entries is Eclipse […]

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Always Dreaming, Cloud Computing Y Tapwrit Miden Fuerzas En Una Pareja Edición Del Travers Stakes

La última vez que ganadores distintos del Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes y Belmont Stakes coincidieron en el Travers Stakes ocurrió en 1982. En ese entonces el tordillo Gato del Sol, Aloma’s Ruler y Conquistador Cielo se enfrentaron aquel 21 de Agosto, siendo derrotados por el canadiense Runaway Groom, que vino desde el fondo del lote […]

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Elate’s Alabama Win Helps Propel Jose Ortiz To Jockey Of The Week Honors

A flawless week, including leading the North American jockey standings and winning three stakes, led Jose Ortiz to be named Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for the week ending August 20, 2017. The award is voted on by a panel of experts for riding accomplishments by members of the Jockeys’ Guild, the organization which […]

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Favored Channel Maker Edges Final Copy In Breeders’ Stakes

Odds-on favourite Channel Maker edged out Final Copy in a photo finish and survived an inquiry to win the 127th running of the $400,000 Breeders’ Stakes, the third leg of Canada’s Triple Crown, on Sunday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack. The Triple Crown’s 1-1/2 mile turf test followed the Queen’s Plate (1-1/4 miles) won by filly Holy Helena […]

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Travers: Mott ‘Pleased’ With Good Samaritan’s Final Breeze, Gunnevera Arrives At Saratoga

Grade 2 Jim Dandy winner Good Samaritan turned in in his last breeze Sunday before his start in next Saturday’s Grade 1, $1.25 million Travers presented by NYRA Bets. The Harlan’s Holiday colt flashed a strong 1:01.65 for five furlongs over the Oklahoma training track with regular exercise rider Juan Quintero aboard. The work, in tandem with Boule, a filly in […]

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