Elate

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Midnight Bisou by a Nose

2019-04-15T16:38:02-05:00April 15th, 2019|

Midnight Bisou under Mike Smith nosed out Escape Clause in the Grade 1 Apple Blossom at Oaklawn Park on Sunday. Escape Clause ridden by Tyler Baze ran a dead game race and fought hard on the inside all the way to the wire. Elate was farther back in third. Most [...]

Midnight Bisou heads Apple Blossom

2019-04-12T09:24:23-05:00April 12th, 2019|

Already with two graded stakes wins in this season, Steve Asmussen trained Midnight Bisou will look to knock down a top-level win against older rivals for the first time April 14 in the $750,000 Apple Blossom Handicap (G1) at Oaklawn Park. Mike Smith will ride. Midnight Bisou will have to [...]

Midnight Bisou takes Azeri

2019-03-17T05:14:48-05:00March 17th, 2019|

  Midnight Bisou showed her class and made short work of some top females in the $350,000, Grade 2, Azeri Stakes at Oaklawn Park on Saturday. Tapa Tapa Tapa assumed the early lead out of the gate and Shamrock Rose tracked in second after veering out at the break through [...]

Saratoga Stakes Recap

2018-08-26T22:38:12-05:00August 26th, 2018|

        Kaitlin Free recaps the action on the Saturday Travers Stakes card at Saratoga.   Allen Jerkens Stakes Promises Fulfilled captured the H. Allen Jerkens Stakes in an eye-catching performance. He was asked to go on the backstretch and kept that response into the lane under strong [...]

Elate Returns to Take Delaware Handicap

2018-07-18T15:47:07-05:00July 18th, 2018|

Elate added her name to an already impressive list of winners of the Delaware Handicap. She was able to win at a mile and a quarter off a layoff but that is something Bill Mott has been doing for years. While she didn't beat a star studded cast winning over [...]

Elate Impresses in Beldame by Jonathan Stettin

2017-10-01T11:11:41-05:00October 1st, 2017|

Elate showed early on she could be any kind of horse breaking her maiden by 12 plus lengths at Aqueduct for Bill Mott last November. Subsequently she ran a few disappointing races including being banned off in the Grade 1 Ashland after being pulled up. Whatever was bothering her was [...]