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Then There Was One: Stronach Group Makes Deals For Two Of Final Three Pegasus Slots

Just nine of a possible 12 spots in the $16 million Pegasus World Cup had been sold by the deadline in mid-December, so The Stronach Group had to get creative to fill the remainder of the starting gate in the world’s richest horse race. According to, TSG marketed those three remaining spots to horse owners […]

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Sharp Azteca Will Run In Paolucci’s Pegasus Spot; War Story In Stronach Spot

Owner Ron Paolucci has finalized a deal to lease the starting spot he purchased in the Jan. 27 Pegasus World Cup to Ivan Rodriguez and his Cigar Mile winner Sharp Azteca, according to Meanwhile, the Paolucci-owned (in partnership) War Story is expected to race in one of three starting slots not purchased; the Stronach Group […]

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‘A Race You Want To Win’: Paolucci Seeking Deal To Enter Sharp Azteca In Pegasus

Loooch Racing Stables’ Ron Paolucci is seeking to work out a deal to lease Sharp Azteca with the intent to start the brilliant Grade 1 stakes winner in the $16 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) at Gulfstream Park Jan. 27. Paolucci, who is already pointing War Story (and possibly Game Over) toward the second running […]

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West Coast Se Coloca Al Tope De Los Tresañeros Con Llamativa Victoria En El Pennsylvania Derby

Si había alguna duda acerca de la jerarquía de West Coast dentro de su generación, la misma ha quedado despejada. El hijo de Flatter demostró que se trata del mejor tresañero del momento al superar de manera terminante a sus rivales del Pennsylvania Derby (G1, $1,000,000), disputado el sábado 23 en Parx Racing. Conducido por […]

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West Coast Dominates Pennsylvania Derby; Runner-Up Irap Vanned Off

Gary and Mary West’s aptly-named West Coast dominated his second straight Grade 1 race in Saturday’s $1 million Pennsylvania Derby, cruising under the wire 7 1/4 lengths in front of his competition. Off as the heavy favorite at 4-5 under Mike Smith, West Coast galloped alongside the pacesetter Outplay down the backstretch, ranged up alongside […]

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West Coast En Busca De Su Quinto Triunfo Consecutivo Este Sábado En El Pennsylvania Derby

Luego de su convincente triunfo en el Travers S. (G1), el castaño West Coast tratará de lograr su quinta victoria consecutiva y a la vez su segunda selectiva Grado 1 al enfrentar a nueve rivales este sábado en el Pennsylvania Derby (G1, $1,000,000), una de las dos pruebas centrales del programa de Parx Racing. Cotizado […]

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Colonelsdarktemper Leads All The Way In West Virginia Derby

Runner-up in the G3 Indiana Derby last out, Anthony Foyt Jr.’s Colonelsdarktemper went one better this Saturday to win the G3 West Virginia Derby by a length. The 3-year-old son of Colonel John, ridden by Jon Court for trainer William H. Fires, led the field from gate to wire and covered nine furlongs over Mountaineer’s […]

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Memories Drive Paolucci Back To West Virginia Derby

Ron Paolucci recognizes how fortunate he was to win West Virginia’s most lucrative horse race, the $1.25 million Charles Town Classic, in April with Imperative, a gelding he purchased privately just months before the race. But there’s something about a racetrack near the tip of West Virginia’s Northern Panhandle that means much more to Paolucci, […]

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