By NYRA’s publicity staff OZONE PARK, N.Y. – Making his stakes debut and first start in New York, Allen Stable’s Secretary At War quickly went to the lead and held off a late charge from Frostmourne to capture the $100,000 Woodhaven for 3-year-olds on the turf Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack.
LEXINGTON, KY (April 22, 2017) – Red Baron’s Barn LLC’s Itsinthepost (FR) took command at the head of the stretch and posted a 1¼-length victory over Charming Kitten to win the 32nd running of the $250,000 Dixiana Elkhorn (G2) for 4-year-olds and up before a Saturday afternoon crowd of 18,505.
Keeneland Barn Notes The career of Wes Welker and Sheep Pond Partners’ Undrafted includes wins in the 2015 Diamond Jubilee (G1) at Royal Ascot and in Keeneland’s 2016 Shakertown (G2), three starts in the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1) and earnings of $1,300,813. On Friday, the Purim gelding, who is
Keeneland Barn Notes Red Baron’s Barn LLC’s Itsinthepost (FR), winner of the San Luis Rey (G2) at Santa Anita on March 25 in his most recent start, heads a field of 11 entered Wednesday for Saturday’s 32nd running of the $250,000 Dixiana Elkhorn (G2) for 4-year-olds and up. Run at
By Michael Adolphson for The Blood-Horse The Pizza Man has 17 wins from 33 starts, $2.1 million in earnings, a pair of grade 1 victories, and a dozen stakes tallies from a well-managed six-season career. The Midwest Thoroughbreds’ homebred has little more to prove, but that does not mean his competitive
By Frank Angst for The Blood-Horse Stretching out to two turns proved no problem for Pee Wee Reese, who battled a contested pace early before registering a clear victory in his longest start to date April 15 at Santa Anita Park. The Nick Alexander homebred, named after the Dodgers Hall
Press Release LEXINGTON, KY (April 14, 2017) – WinStar Farm’s American Patriot, seventh at midstretch, caught Heart to Heart in the shadow of the wire to win the 29th running of the $300,000 Maker’s 46 Mile (G1) for 4-year-olds and up by a neck before a Friday afternoon crowd of
Press Release LEXINGTON, KY (April 13, 2017) – John C. Oxley’s La Coronel reaffirmed her liking of the Keeneland turf course by breezing to a 3 1/4-length victory over Morticia to win the 29th running of the $125,000 Appalachian (G3) Presented by Japan Racing Association for 3-year-old fillies before a