Horse Racing News
Posted 2/26/10 11:16 PM by Steve Andersen
Jockey Martin Garcia has seen enough.
Posted 2/24/10 6:51 PM by Marcus Hersh
Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra was back at work Wednesday morning at Fair Grounds, where she breezed six furlongs in 1:14, her longest work of 2010, and another significant step toward her intended comeback race on March 13 in New Orleans.
Posted 2/22/10 12:19 PM by Claire Novak
There were only two questions for the average racing fan to ask last Saturday in the wake of Caracortado's upset victory under jockey Paul Atkinson in the Robert B. Lewis Stakes.
Posted 2/20/10 8:50 PM by Mike Welsch
While many of the leading Kentucky Derby candidates stabled in south Florida ran here Saturday afternoon, another member of that elite group, Noble's Promise, did his major work earlier that morning.
Posted 2/19/10 10:49 PM by Steve Andersen
Zenyatta breezed six furlongs in 1:14 at Hollywood Park on Thursday, leaving trainer John Shirreffs with glowing compliments about the condition of his unbeaten champion.
Posted 2/19/10 10:43 PM by Marcus Hersh
The Louisiana Handicap on Jan. 23 essentially ended about 24.60 seconds after it began. That was the posted first quarter-mile split in the 1 1/16-mile dirt race, and out on the track, Friesan Fire was loping along by his lonesome.
Posted 2/19/10 10:33 PM by Jay Privman
There was a spring in the step of trainer Jonathan Sheppard in the Gulfstream Park stable area on Friday morning.
Posted 2/19/10 10:25 PM by Matt Hegarty
The Safety and Integrity Alliance of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association has accredited Golden Gate Fields in Northern California, the organization announced on Thursday.
Posted 2/19/10 10:02 PM by Matt Hegarty
Magna Entertainment, the bankrupt racing company, filed a reorganization plan on Thursday in a Delaware bankruptcy court that envisions the company transferring many of its most valuable assets to its parent company.
Posted 2/19/10 9:56 PM by Mike Welsch
Trainer Phil Gleaves has an unenviable decision to make on Saturday.