‘Everyone Hit It Perfect’: Flintshire, Lady Eli Lead Chad Brown Workers At Belmont

Less than 12 hours after Mrs McDougal and Zindaya finished 1-2 in the Grade 3 Noble Damsel and Connect upset the Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby at Parx Racing, trainer Chad Brown was back supervising his fleet of contenders for two upcoming “Super” Saturdays at Belmont Park, led by Grade 1 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational […]

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Belmont Fields Shaping Up For First ‘Super Saturday’ On Oct. 1

The fields are shaping up for the first of two spectacular ‘Super Saturdays’ of racing on Saturday, October 1 at Belmont Park leading up to the Breeders’ Cup World Thoroughbred Championships on November 4-5 at Santa Anita Park. The Grade 1, $500,000 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational for 3-year-olds and up, will headline an exciting […]

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‘Dream Come True’: Chad Brown Scores Record-Setting 39th Win At Saratoga Meeting

Mexican Gold’s victory in Race 10 on Sunday at Saratoga Race Course marked trainer Chad Brown’s 39th win of the meet, breaking a record that had stood for five years. Brown, who surpassed Todd Pletcher’s previous record of 38 set in 2011, also clinched his first Saratoga training title Sunday afternoon with one day of […]

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Gaming Commission: Sword Dancer Decision ‘Not Appealable’

Kirk Wycoff of Three Diamonds Farm filed an appeal with the New York State Gaming Commission after stewards at Saratoga made no change to the order of finish in a controversial running of the G1 Sword Dancer on Saturday. According to bloodhorse.com, the commission will not hear the appeal, because “New York courts have long […]

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Owner Stews Over Rabbit’s Actions In Sword Dancer, Files Appeal

The owner of Roman Approval hasĀ filed an appeal of a decision by stewards at Saratoga not to disqualify Inordinate for interfering with hisĀ horse at the top of the stretch of Saturday’s Grade 1 Sword Dancer Stakes, won by Inordinate’s stablemate Flintshire. Roman Approval finished sixth, a half-length behind fifth-place finisher Inordinate, who was part of […]

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Arrogate Jumps Into Sixth In NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll

California Chrome the leading Thoroughbred in North America with earnings over $13 million continues to remain in first-place in this week’s NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll. The all-time leading money earner in the U.S., California Chrome has led the poll for all 26 weeks of 2016 voting, clinching this week’s tally with 45 first-place votes and […]

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Brown Looks Ahead With Turf Stars Flintshire, Sea Calisi, & Lady Eli

The morning after he saddled 18 runners on the Travers Day card, it was business as usual for trainer Chad Brown. Brown, who is leading the training standings in his quest for his first Saratoga title, worked several horses Sunday morning over the Oklahoma turf, including Grade 1 Beverly D. Stakes winner Sea Calisi, who […]

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Flintshire Wins For Fun In The Sword Dancer

Juddmonte Farm’s homebred Flintshire was the runaway winner of Saturday’s G1 Sword Dancer Invitational, a Breeders’ Cup “Win And You’re In” Contest for the Longines Turf this fall at Santa Anita. His 1 3/4-length victory assures him an entry fees-paid berth to the race in which he was second two years ago. A 6-year-old son […]

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Just Six Rivals To Face Flintshire In G1 Sword Dancer Stakes

Juddmonte Farms’ intrepid Flintshire will look to bolster his case as the top male turf horse in the U.S. as he heads a field of seven in the Grade 1, $1 million Longines Sword Dancer Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. A perfect 2-for-2 in 2016, Flintshire has established himself as a towering presence in the […]

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