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Keeneland Boosts Makers 46 Mile, Other Stakes Purses For Spring Meet

Keeneland today announced its 2020 Spring Meet stakes schedule, which features 18 stakes anchored by the $1 million Toyota Blue Grass (G2) and $500,000 Central Bank Ashland (G1) and is worth a season record $4.8 million in purse money. Purse increases highlight the Spring Meet, to be held April 2-26, with the Maker’s 46 Mile […]

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Maker’s 46 Mile Victory Makes Delta Prince A Millionaire

Stronach Stable’s Delta Prince, last at the head of the stretch, roared past longshot Clyde’s Image in deep stretch to win the 31st running of the $300,000 Maker’s 46 Mile (G1) for 4-year-olds and up by 1½ lengths before a Friday afternoon crowd of 14,675 at Keeneland in Lexington, Ky. Earlier on Friday’s Thoroughbred racing […]

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Keeneland: Heart To Heart Seeks Mile Repeat At Age 8

Following a half-mile work on the turf here Saturday, trainer Brian Lynch says defending Maker’s 46 Mile (G1) champ Heart to Heart is good to go in Friday’s race. “This is his fourth shot at the race and this will probably be his last,” Lynch said of the 8-year-old, who finished second in the race in 2016 and 2017. […]

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Maker’s 46 Mile: ‘Legit’ Qurbaan Prepares For Rematch With Heart To Heart

Roger Horgan, assistant to trainer Kiaran McLaughlin, is not sure why Shadwell Stable decided to ship Qurbaan to the U.S. from Europe, but he is glad the move was made. “He’s a legit horse,” Horgan said of the entrant in Friday’s $300,000 Maker’s 46 Mile (G1) before the 6-year-old jogged once around a muddy main […]

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Fan Favorite Heart To Heart Looking For Firmer Ground In Shadwell Turf Mile

Terry Hamilton’s Heart to Heart continued to train up to the Grade 1 Shadwell Turf Mile next month at Keeneland, breezing four furlongs in 48.10 seconds Sunday at Belmont Park. Trainer Brian Lynch said the 7-year-old son of English Channel has continued to look good in recording his fourth work at Belmont since running sixth […]

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Heart To Heart Invades Santa Anita In Search Of Shoemaker Mile Victory

Australian-born Brian Lynch, a fixture on the Southern California circuit for more than 20 years, returns “home” to Santa Anita on Monday with the likely favorite in the Grade I, $400,000 Shoemaker Mile (turf), Heart to Heart, who seeks his third consecutive graded stakes win.  For 3-year-olds and up, the Shoemaker Mile has attracted a field of […]

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Heart To Heart Takes It Up A Notch In Maker’s 46 Mile

Second in both the 2016 and 2017 editions of the Grade 1 Maker’s 46 Mile, Terry Hamilton’s Heart to Heart went one better this year to score a solid 1 3/4 length victory. The 7-year-old son of English Channel, ridden by regular rider Julien Leparoux, covered a mile on Keeneland’s firm turf in 1:34.71. Under […]

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Maker’s 46 Mile: Heart To Heart Hopes To Turn Seconds Into First

On Friday, Terry Hamilton’s millionaire Heart to Heart will make his third bid at the $300,000 Maker’s 46 Mile (G1) after finishing second in the last two editions of the race. The 7-year-old son of English Channel, trained by Brian Lynch, is a 10-time graded stakes winner who enters the Maker’s 46 Mile following his first Grade […]

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Mott Aims For Third Maker’s 46 Mile With Pair Of Contenders

Four trainers have won the Maker’s 46 Mile (G1) twice. On Friday, Hall of Fame conditioner Bill Mott will try to become the first to win the race three times when he sends out Ballgah Rocks and Forge. Mott, who won the race with Ganges in 1993 and Mr. Sidney in 2009, is scheduled to be here Thursday. “Hall of Fame decision […]

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