Drayden Van Dyke

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Arkansas Derby 2019 Analysis

2019-04-12T09:38:05-05:00April 12th, 2019|

    The $1,000,000.00 Grade 1 Arkansas Derby Oaklawn Park Race # 11 A Mile & 1/8th Saturday April 13th, 2019 Estimated post Time: 6:41PM EST Analysis by Geo Sette            Geo at work       We are officially only 3 weeks away [...]

Secret Spice Upsets Beholder Mile

2019-03-31T10:08:11-05:00March 31st, 2019|

  Secret Spice and Geovanni Franco easily held off a late charge from heavily favored Marley's Freedom to take the Grade 1, $400,000 Beholder Mile at Santa Anita on Saturday. Selcourt, and Tyler Baze were intent on the early lead and the duo went unchallenged through a 1/4 mile of [...]

Let’s Play Catch Up

2019-03-26T13:31:28-05:00March 26th, 2019|

Let's catch up on the Sport of Kings with some of our backside blurbs:   According to Bob Baffert, Jose Ortiz will replace Drayden Van Dyke on Improbable in the Arkansas Derby. David O' Rourke is now the permanent CEO and President of NYRA. David had been the interim CEO [...]

Long Range Toddy in Rebel

2019-03-17T05:23:17-05:00March 17th, 2019|

  Long Range Toddy and jockey Jon Court tracked down 2/5 favorite Improbable to score by a head in the Grade 2, $750,000 Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn Park on Saturday. Although off slowly, Galilean set the early pace under Flavien Prat and long shot Classy John joined the front runner. [...]

Marley’s Freedom Pulls Away under Drayden Van Dyke

2019-02-17T07:58:29-05:00February 17th, 2019|

          Marley’s Freedom Pulls Away for Drayden Van Dyke   Marley's Freedom didn't disappoint as the 3/5 favorite and crossed the wire 1-1/4 lengths in front of Selcourt in the Grade 2, $200,000 Santa Monica Stakes at Santa Anita Park on Saturday. Selcourt secured the early [...]