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The Latest Belmont Stakes and Festival Doings

2019-06-02T10:14:37-05:00May 26th, 2019|

  Belmont Stakes and Festival Doings: (updated) The Latest Belmont Park Notes Pletcher contingent post final breezes for Belmont Stakes Racing Festival assignments Tax works at Belmont Park; status for "Test of the Champion" still to be determined Fancy Dress Party on trend for G1 Acorn Whitmore headed to G2 [...]

Mitole Uses Speed

2019-04-14T07:26:03-05:00April 14th, 2019|

    Mitole used his speed and affinity for both Oaklawn Park and the slop to take the Grade 3 Count Fleet Stakes. Going wire to wire in the sloppy going Mitole denied runner-up Whitmore becoming the first three time winner of the Count Fleet. Whitmore won back to back [...]

No Apology Necessary

2019-06-05T09:37:24-05:00January 4th, 2014|

    Here it is. The very first column written by Jonathan Stettin. This was the "piece" that started what is now Past the Wire and Jonathan's weekly columns on the Sport of Kings. The column was written as a guest column on Dan Tjordman's old site "Danonymous Racing." It [...]