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Belmont Stakes and Festival Doings

2019-05-26T10:16:19-05:00May 26th, 2019|

  Belmont Stakes and Festival Doings: Japanese-bred Master Fencer arrives at Belmont Park Katsumi Yoshizawa's homebred Master Fencer, a Japanese-bred son of Just a Way arrived at Belmont Park on Friday evening from Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky, where he has trained towards the 1 ½-mile 'Test of a [...]

Phoenix of Spain Takes Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas

2019-05-25T09:51:11-05:00May 25th, 2019|

Phoenix of Spain under Jamie Spencer and trained by Charles Hills took the Tattersalls Irish 2000 Guineas leaving both Too Darn Hot, the odds on favorite trained by John Gosden and ridden by Frankie Dettori in his wake. Further back was Aidan O' Brien's Magna Grecia under Ryan Moore.   [...]

Quite the Team

2019-05-24T06:35:06-05:00May 24th, 2019|

The long time  tandem of Britain's leading trainer and one of racing's most recognizable faces recorded their 500th winner together in Britain on Thursday when John Gosden's Terebellum won at Goodwood under Frankie Dettori. A potent force at the highest level of horse racing, Gosden and Dettori had been on [...]

Arroyo: A Quiet Return

2019-05-24T06:17:57-05:00May 24th, 2019|

  Jockey Norberto Arroyo Jr. has made a quiet but thus far successful return to riding and winning races. Back from a broken ankle which caused him a lengthly hiatus from the saddle Norberto began accepting mounts at Santa Anita two weeks ago. He has ridden 10 horses and has [...]

CHRB Meeting: Horse Shortage a Concern

2019-05-24T05:56:17-05:00May 24th, 2019|

  Most tracks are having trouble filing races, are drawing later and later and keeping entries open longer. The horse shortage is affecting racetracks across the country and the big meets are not immune. Del Mar may be forced to run fewer races per day during the upcoming summer meeting [...]

Maximum Security back on the Work-Tab

2019-05-23T11:13:17-05:00May 23rd, 2019|

  Slow breezes have been the norm for Maximum Security, and trainer Jason Servis. Maximum Security worked three times at Palm Meadows between his March 30 Florida Derby win and his Kentucky Derby run, where he was disqualified to 17th for interference on the far turn. Each of those three [...]

Chad Brown Ordered To Pay

2019-05-22T17:57:23-05:00May 22nd, 2019|

    Chad Brown has been ordered to pay more than $1.6 million in back wages, liquid damages, and civil penalties. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the three time Eclipse Award winning trainer violated the Fair Labor Standards Act multiple times. The trainer failed to pay grooms, and [...]

Pender and Polanco Out

2019-05-21T20:39:33-05:00May 21st, 2019|

  A pair of Southern California trainers, Mike Pender and Marcelo Polanco, have officially been ordered to vacate their stalls at Santa Anita Park. The citations behind those orders include “an undisclosed horse welfare issue” for Pender and “training a horse on behalf of another person” for Polanco. There was [...]