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Monomoy Girl ‘Keen’ To Give Cox His Second Grade 1 In The Kentucky Oaks

Monomoy Stables and Michael Dubb’s Ashland (Grade I) winner Monomoy Girl worked a half-mile in :47.40 in company with recent-allowance winner Compass Zone during Saturday’s exclusive training session for Kentucky Derby (GI) and Kentucky Oaks (GI) probables at Churchill Downs. With jockey Florent Geroux up, Monomoy Girl breezed outside of Compass Zone through splits of :12.40, :24.20, and :36 before galloping out five furlongs in :59.80. “She’s been […]

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Sassy Sienna Gives Cox Another Oaks Contender With Fantasy Victory

The bridesmaid became the bride Friday when Medallion Racing and Jerry McClanahan’s Sassy Sienna got up late to win the $400,000 Fantasy Stakes (G3) after a second and third in the earlier prep races this season at Oaklawn. “She’s a tough filly,” trainer Brad Cox said. “She’s shown us a lot from the get go. On to […]

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Monomoy Girl Gives Trainer Brad Cox First Grade 1 With Easy Ashland Win

Monomoy Girl rolled to her fifth win in six career starts and captured her first Grade 1 on Saturday at Keeneland, taking the Ashland Stakes easily by 5 1/2 lengths as the 1-5 favorite. Ridden by Florent Geroux, the 3-year-old daughter of the Tapit stallion Tapizar gave trainer Brad Cox his first career G1 victory […]

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Rachel Alexandra Winner Monomoy Girl Leads Seven-Horse Field In Ashland

Monomoy Stables, Michael Dubb, The Elkstone Group and Bethlehem Stables’ Monomoy Girl has been installed as the 4-5 favorite in a field of seven 3-year-old fillies entered Tuesday for Saturday’s 81st running of the $500,000 Central Bank Ashland (G1) at Keeneland. The 1 1/16-mile main track test offers 170 points toward the $1 million Kentucky Oaks (G1) to be run May 4 at Churchill Downs […]

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Bridgmohan, Cox Secure Titles At Fair Grounds Winter Meet

Trainer Brad Cox and jockey Shaun Bridgmohan added another Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots championship title to their accomplished resumes for the 2017-18 Winter Meet while owners Maggi Moss and Brad Grady tied for winningest owner with 12 victories apiece. Moss won her first title at the Fair Grounds since the Winter Meet in 2014-15, where she scored 15 victories. It […]

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With Four Days Left, Cox, Sharp Neck And Neck In Race For Fair Grounds Training Title

With only four racing days left for the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots Winter Meet, the title for leading trainer appears to be going right down to the wire. In the trainers standings, defending leading conditioner Brad Cox is ahead of Joe Sharp by three wins with 49 victories on the meet including a […]

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Streamline Aims For Title Defense In Saturday’s Azeri

A well-matched field of eight, including defending champion Streamline, is entered in the $350,000 Azeri Stakes (G2) for older fillies and mares Saturday at Oaklawn. Probable post time for the 1 1/16-mile Azeri, which goes as the ninth of 10 races, is 5:32 p.m. (Central). The Azeri is the final major local prep for the $700,000 Apple Blossom Handicap […]

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‘Good Crew’ Helping Diodoro In Battle For Leading Trainer At Oaklawn Park

The top of the trainer standings at Oaklawn is like a map of the stable area. Immediately south of trainer Robertino Diodoro is the barn of Hall of Famer Steve Asmussen. Just to the northwest of Diodoro’s barn is the barn of Brad Cox, a rising star in the industry. “They’ve got us pinned in here,” Diodoro […]

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Rachel Alexandra Winner Monomoy Girl Tops List In Kentucky Oaks Future Wager

Louisiana-based Monomoy Girl (#14, 5-1) and California’s unbeaten Dream Tree (#7, 6-1) and rising star Midnight Bisou (#12, 6-1) head the list of 3-year-old fillies among 24 wagering interests set for this week’s three-day run of Churchill Downs’ 2018 Kentucky Oaks Future Wager (“KOFW”). Reigning 2-year-old filly champion and Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (GI) winner Caledonia Road (#4, 10-1) also is on the roster […]

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Half-Brother To Classic Empire Puts An Exclamation Point On Second Straight Win

Trainer Brad Cox said it’s “very possible” unbeaten Exclamation Point will run again this year at Oaklawn, but it won’t be in the $900,000 Rebel Stakes (G2) for 3-year-olds March 17. Cox said the 1 1/16 Rebel, Oaklawn’s final major prep for the closing-day $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1) April 14, comes up “too quick” for the […]

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