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Dabster Proves Best In Inaugural Los Alamitos Special

Less than four weeks after winning the Harry F. Brubaker at Del Mar, Dabster added a second stakes victory to his resume, taking the inaugural $100,690 Los Alamitos Special Sunday at Los Alamitos race course in Cypress, Calif. After tracking the pace set by Little Scotty, who opened a four-length lead through the first half […]

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Take The One O One Up The Rail For Real Good Deal Score

Taking the shortest way home, even-money favored Take the One O One rallied on the rail turning into the stretch to take the lead and continued on gamely to win the featured $150,000 Real Good Deal Stakes under jockey Joe Talamo Friday. “I thought I was going to go outside in this one, but the way […]

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UAE Oaks Winner Rayya Headlines Thursday’s Iowa Oaks

Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi’s sophomore filly Rayya will be looking for her first North American victory on Thursday at Prairie Meadows, taking on a field of nine others in the Grade 3, $200,000 Iowa Oaks. The daughter of Tiz Wonderful, trained by Bob Baffert, is the morning-line choice at 5-2 under jockey Joe Talamo. […]

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Core Beliefs Noses Out Lone Sailor In Ohio Derby

West Coast-based Core Beliefs held on in a very tight photo finish to win Saturday’s Grade 3 Ohio Derby over 7-5 favorite Lone Sailor. Gary Broad’s 3-year-old son of Quality Road was co-second choice in the wagering at 5-2 in the Thistledown highlight, completing nine furlongs over the fast main track in 1:51.08. Trained by […]

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Lone Sailor Has Connections Hoping For Repeat In Ohio Derby

G M B Racing and trainer Tom Amoss won the Grade 3 Ohio Derby at JACK Thistledown Racino two years ago with Mo Tom and hope to win again this year with Lone Sailor, but the waters get deeper for Saturday’s 84th running. The race regained its graded status last year and the field reflects the change. Third in the […]

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Draft Pick Upsets Heavily Favored Solomini In Affirmed Stakes

With heavily favored Solomini a non-factor, Draft Pick stalked the early pace, swung three-wide turning for home and rallied impressively through the lane to take Sunday’s Grade III, $100,000 Affirmed Stakes under Joe Talamo by 2 ½ lengths at Santa Anita in Arcadia, Calif.  Owned by Lee and Susan Searing’s C R K Stable, LLC […]

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Dr. Dorr An Easy Winner In Californian

Well in-hand under Joe Talamo heading into the far turn, Bob Baffert’s heavily favored Dr. Dorr asserted his superiority in an instant leaving the three furlong pole en route to an emphatic 7 ¼ length triumph in Saturday’s Grade II, $200,000 Californian Stakes at Santa Anita.  Owned by Baffert’s wife Jill, the 5-year-old Lookin At Lucky gelding […]

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Jose Ferrer Honored With 2018 George Woolf Memorial Jockey Award

Jockey Jose Ferrer, a mainstay on the eastern seaboard dating back to 1982, will be on-hand at Santa Anita on Sunday, April 15 to receive the 2018 George Woolf Memorial Jockey Award in a Winner’s Circle ceremony between races. Ferrer, 54, outpolled fellow riders Alex Birzer, Javier Castellano, Rodney Prescott and Joe Talamo in winning the 69th Woolf […]

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Tough Sunday Scores First Stakes Win In Sunday’s Sensational Star

A switch from 6 ½ furlongs on turf to a muddy main track, five scratches and a perfect stalking trip under Joe Talamo resulted in Nick Alexander’s homebred Tough Sunday notching his first-ever stakes win in Sunday’s $100,000 Sensational Star Stakes at Santa Anita.  Trained by Steve Miyadi, the 6-year-old full horse by Alexander’s Grazen, prevailed by one length […]

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Family Ties: Daughter Of Trainer Ron Ellis Speaks Out On CHRB Suspension

The following statement was released on Twitter Tuesday by Elizabeth Talamo, wife of jockey Joe Talamo and daughter of trainer Ron Ellis. Ellis was recently suspended 60 days by the California Horse Racing Board, after 2016 Breeders’ Cup Sprint runner-up Masochistic – a horse in his care – returned a positive test for the steroid […]

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