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Hollendorfer Files Complaint Against Del Mar

2019-07-18T05:14:42-05:00July 18th, 2019|

Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer has filed a complaint against Del Mar after the track announced they would not accept entries from him nor allot him any stalls for the summer meet which kicked off yesterday. The only publicly given reason given to Hollendorfer was to avoid public relation [...]

Del Mar Says No

2019-07-10T14:01:17-05:00July 10th, 2019|

Del Mar has decided to follow the lead set by the Stronach Group and Santa Anita racetrack and deny stalls and entries from hall of fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer. Saratoga and  The NYRA had earlier announced they were backing away from their original position to allow Hollendorfer stalls and entries, [...]

Fixing the Derby

2019-05-12T05:38:25-05:00May 12th, 2019|

    Fixing the Derby: Would Reducing Field Size Help?   Peter Lee   Amid all the controversy surrounding Maximum Security's disqualification in the Kentucky Derby, some were calling for a reduced field size from the current 20 to 14.   At first glance, it makes sense: when the gates [...]

Santa Anita Re-Opens

2019-03-30T07:01:00-05:00March 30th, 2019|

  Closed following 22 equine fatalities at the meet, Santa Anita re-opened on Friday. Things seemed to go smoothly after a series of proposals, meetings, and controversy about changes the Stronach Group wants to implement and is already implementing regarding medications, riding crop/whip use, work-outs, and entries. Epical took the [...]