rocketry

Seven-Win Weekend Nets Rosario Unanimous Jockey Of The Week Title

After a stellar weekend in the Belmont Stakes Racing Festival, voters unanimously selected Joel Rosario as the Jockeys’ Guild Foundation Detox Jockey of the Week for June 3 – 9, 2019. The award is voted on by a panel of experts for riding accomplishments by members of the Jockeys’ Guild, the organization which represents more […]

Continue reading
Marconi Leads All The Way In Brooklyn Invitational

In the finale of the Belmont Stakes Racing Festival, Marconi led at every point of call en route to a half-length victory in the Grade 2, $400,000 Woodford Reserve Brooklyn Invitational at Belmont Park. Breaking from the rail under jockey Jose Lezcano, Marconi led the field into the first turn of the 1 ½ mile […]

Continue reading
You’re To Blame Turns Back In Three Weeks For Brooklyn Invitational

Trainer Todd Pletcher will send out a formidable trio of contenders in the Grade 2, $400,000 Woodford Reserve Brooklyn Invitational on Saturday at Belmont Park led by dirt marathon maven You’re to Blame. The Brooklyn, run at 1 ½ miles on the main track, is the lone Grade 2 race on Belmont Stakes Day and […]

Continue reading
Rocketry Seeks Rebound In Friday’s Flat Out Stakes

A group of familiar foes will battle in Friday’s $100,000 Flat Out for 4-year-olds and up going 1 3/8 miles on the main track at Belmont Park. Set to make his second start of the year, Centennial Farms’ Rocketry will look to improve off a fifth-place finish last out in the Skip Away on March […]

Continue reading
Rocketry Makes It Two In A Row In Marathon Stakes

Centennial Farms’ Rocketry dug in late to pass pace-setting Dabster and win the $200,000 Marathon Stakes, the conclusion of Breeders’ Cup Friday at Churchill Downs. Trained by Jimmy Jerkens and ridden by Joel Rosario, Rocketry was relegated to last through the opening stages of the race while the Bob Baffert-trained Dabster led for 1 ½ […]

Continue reading
Comebacking Toast Of New York Headlines Friday’s Marathon Stakes

A field of 10 horses are signed on for a 1 ¾-mile test over the Churchill Downs main track in Friday’s $200,000 Marathon Stakes (GII), one of two featured stakes races on the undercard of Breeders’ Cup “Future Stars Friday”. The Marathon Stakes is carded as the 10th and final race on Friday’s card with […]

Continue reading
‘Long And Lanky’ Holy Helena Looking For Firm Ground In Flower Bowl

Stronach Stable’s Canadian champion Holy Helena is primed for her New York return on Sunday in the Grade 1, $500,000 Flower Bowl following a three-month layoff, said trainer Jimmy Jerkens Friday morning. “She’s fresh, she looks good,” he said. “She seems pretty strong right now.” Last year, the Ontario-bred Ghostzapper filly put together solid victories […]

Continue reading
Queen’s Call To Mind Sets Course Record In Belmont Gold Cup

Owned and bred by Her Majesty The Queen, Call To Mind set a new course record in winning the Grade 2 Belmont Gold Cup Invitational, his first start in North America. The 4-year-old son of Galileo sat just behind the leader and took over in the stretch to win by a length, completing two miles […]

Continue reading
Rocketry Returns To Stakes Competition In Belmont Gold Cup Invitational

Centennial Farms’ Rocketry, a popular and decisive allowance winner last out,will get a test of both class and endurance as he makes his return to graded-stakes competition in the Grade 2, $400,000 Belmont Gold Cup Invitational Friday at Belmont Park. The fifth running of the two-mile Gold Cup Invitational, for 4-year-olds and up on the grass, is among […]

Continue reading
Twitter Twitter
Paulick Report on Instagram