Jason Servis

Maximum Security Back On Work Tab, Targeting Oct. 26 Bold Ruler Stakes

A colic episode precluded Maximum Security from entering the starting gate for the Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby last month, but the 3-year-old son of New Year’s Day appears to be recovering nicely as he graced the Monmouth Park work tab on Saturday morning. Clocked in 52.80 seconds for a half, Maximum Security actually breezed an […]

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World Of Trouble Retired To Hill ‘N’ Dale Farms For 2020 Breeding Season

Multiple Grade 1 winner World of Trouble has been retired and will enter stud at Hill ‘n’ Dale Farms in Lexington, Ky. for the 2020 breeding season. A leader in the sprint division on both dirt and turf, the son of Kantharos captured both the Grade 1 Carter Handicap on dirt and the G1 Jaipur […]

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‘He Really Gives His All’: Imperial Hint Headlines Vosburgh Stakes

Raymond Mamone’s multiple graded-stakes winner Imperial Hint will look to defend his title in Saturday’s Grade 1, $300,000 Vosburgh for 3-year-olds and up at Belmont Park. Imperial Hint, trained by Luis Carvajal, Jr., is set to make his first start since a track record-setting performance in the G1 Alfred G. Vanderbilt on July 27 at […]

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Improbable Now 8-5 On Pennsylvania Derby’s Revised Morning Line

Maximum Security, the 9-5 morning-line favorite for Saturday’s 40th running of the Grade 1, $1 million Pennsylvania Derby at Parx Racing, will not run. Trainer Jason Servis announced Tuesday that the colt will miss the race because of an issue with his colon. “He was doing great,” Servis said. “I was really looking forward to […]

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Maximum Security Ruled Out Of Pennsylvania Derby After Nephrosplenic Entrapment

Haskell Invitational and Florida Derby winner Maximum Security is out of Saturday’s Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby at Parx due to a large colon nephrosplenic entrapment that developed shortly after the colt returned from a morning work on Monday, trainer Jason Servis announced on Tuesday. Servis said that an issue developed with his star 3-year-old late […]

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Pennsylvania Derby Features Long-Awaited Maximum Security, War Of Will Rematch

The long awaited rematch between Maximum Security and War of Will serves as the backdrop for Saturday’s running of the $1 million G1 Pennsylvania Derby at Parx Racing. The two principle players in the notorious bumping incident that resulted in the first winner of the Kentucky Derby to ever be disqualified will face each other […]

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West: ‘Intention Is To Race Maximum Security’ In 2020; Game Winner, Done For The Year, May Be Retired

Owner Gary West had some good news and bad news about Maximum Security and Game Winner, the 3-year-old stable stars he owns in partnership with his wife, Mary. Maximum Security, the pro-tem leader of the North American 3-year-old male division and the likely favorite in Saturday’s Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby at Parx Racing, is expected […]

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Uncle Benny Gets A Clean Trip To Score In Allied Forces Stakes

Beach Haven Thoroughbreds’ Uncle Benny remained perfect in stakes action at Belmont Park with a rallying score in Sunday’s $100,000 Allied Forces, a six-furlong turf sprint for sophomores. Trained by Jason Servis, the Declaration of War bay graduated at first asking at Monmouth Park ahead of half-length win in the Futurity at Belmont in October. […]

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Servis Plans Parx Workout For Maximum Security On Friday

It’s going to be an early day for Maximum Security on Friday. The horse, who was the first winner in the 145-year history of the Kentucky Derby to be disqualified from first because of an incident during the race, is scheduled to be on track at Parx on Friday morning. But he won’t be in […]

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Maximum Security Works At Monmouth, On Track For PA Derby

Maximum Security worked a mile and an eighth at Monmouth Park on Wednesday morning, with trainer Jason Servis saying he will likely ship the Haskell Invitational and Florida Derby winner to Parx for the Sept. 21 Pennsylvania Derby sometime between Sept. 5 and 7. Servis said Maximum Security “went a mile in 1:53 and and […]

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