Sweet Whiskey

Alto Racing Proudly Representing New Mexico In Breeders’ Cup

New Mexico-based Alto Racing will be represented by two runners in this weekend’s Breeders’ Cup, which comes as a little bit of a surprise to Gil Moutray, one of stable’s co-owners. “It kind of snuck up on us,” Moutray told the Albuquerque Journal. “Three months ago, we had no idea we’d even have one.” On Friday, Alto […]

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Pletcher Has ‘Good Morning’ With BC Workers At Keeneland

Trainer Todd Pletcher on Saturday worked five candidates for the Breeders’ Cup: Dame Dorothy (Filly & Mare Sprint-G1), Mshawish (Mile-G1), Red Rifle (Turf-G1), Stopchargingmaria (Distaff-G1) and Sweet Whiskey (Filly & Mare Sprint-G1). Working separately around 6:30 a.m., Dame Dorothy, Red Rifle and Sweet Whiskey each breezed four furlongs in their first timed moves over the […]

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Classic Point Prevails In Inside Information

Joseph V. Shields Jr.’s Classic Point held off a late charge by You Bought Her to take the Grade 2, $200,000 Inside Information Stakes at Gulfstream Park Saturday. Formerly trained by H. Allen Jerkens, who passed away Wednesday, Classic Point has been trained by Allen’s son Jimmy since last summer. She has now won three […]

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Front-Running Taris Romps in Raven Run

Commonwealth New Era Racing’s Taris got off to a good start and immediately went to the front, drawing away throughout the stretch to dominate the Grade 2, $250,000 Lexus Raven Run Stakes at Keeneland Race Course on Saturday. The 3-year-old filly glided through fractions of :22.45 and :44.80 before coming off the far turn a […]

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Pletcher Enjoys Successful Belmont Day

Trainer Todd Pletcher had a slew of horses perform well on Belmont Stakes Saturday, led by a win in the Grade 1 Metropolitan Handicap with Palace Malice. “All looked good this morning and seemed to have come out of it well,” said Pletcher, who tops the all-time earnings list for trainers. Other highlights of Pletcher’s […]

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Sweet Reason Sharp in Acorn Victory

Sweet Reason, winner of the Grade 1 Spinaway at Saratoga Race Course last summer, returned to form on Saturday at Belmont Park to take the Grade 1, $750,000 TVG Acorn by a half-length. Trained by Leah Gyarmati for Treadway Racing Stable, Sweet Reason showed great promise in her 2-year-old season. In addition to her Spinaway […]

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Ready to Act Tough As Nails in Beaumont Win

Klaravich Stables and William Lawrence’s Ready to Act, last in the early going in the field of seven, took command in upper stretch and held off Sweet Whiskey by a half-length to win the 29th running of the $200,000 Beaumont (G2) Presented by Keeneland Select. The race for 3-year-old fillies was run before a crowd […]

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Sweet Whiskey Shines in Old Hat

Stuck behind horses with nowhere to run, Sweet Whiskey finally found room at the top of the stretch on the way to a 2 3/4-length victory over stablemate Co Cola n the $100,000 Old Hat (G3) on Saturday at Gulfstream Park. Owned by Alto Racing, Sweet Whiskey’s first career stakes win offered some consolation to […]

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Sweet Whiskey Hopes to Find Winning Formula in Old Hat Stakes

When trainer Todd Pletcher put Sweet Whiskey away for the year in the cool of a New York September, it was with a plan in mind. Three months later, in the warmth of the South Florida sun, the speedy Old Fashioned filly remains right on course. Sweet Whiskey and uncoupled Pletcher-trained stablemate Co Cola head […]

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Miss Behaviour Gets Away With Grade 2 Matron

Undefeated Miss Behaviour shot past favored Sweet Whiskey on the turn and then held off a resurgent late charge from the even-money choice to take the 106th running of the Grade 2, $200,000 Matron by a length on Sunday at Belmont Park. It was the third straight victory and first in a graded stakes for […]

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