Frankie Dettori

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Stradivarius Again

2019-05-17T17:24:50-05:00May 17th, 2019|

    Stradivarius launched his bid for a second Weatherbys Hamilton Stayers' Million series bonus in fine style May 17 by landing his second consecutive Matchbook Yorkshire Cup (Grade 2). An anxious moment occurred when the whip was temporarily drawn by Frankie Dettori at the three-furlong marker but was gone [...]

Pegasus Turf Preview by Kaitlin Free

2019-01-24T08:20:56-05:00January 24th, 2019|

  It is the inaugural running of the Pegasus Turf, a logical and welcomed compliment to the Pegasus World Cup. We've got an Aidan O'Brien runner, another from Japan, and horses from the top turf barns of Bill Mott and Chad Brown. Jimmy Jerkens has one along with a few [...]

Mirror Mirror

2018-11-15T11:56:25-05:00November 15th, 2018|

  We saw many great performances this year. Justify, Accelerate, and Monomoy Girl come to mind. Newspaperofrecord made a splash in the deep end of the pond as well. That said this gal took the cake in my opinion. Read our column for AmWager below... Mirror Mirror..........       [...]

A Better Way

2018-07-26T20:06:12-05:00July 26th, 2018|

      In this week's column for AmWager I consider and weigh in on "the other way" of handling inquiries, fouls, and disqualifications. Feel free to weigh in yourselves. Read A Better Way here.......       Subscribe to our columns at PastTheWire.com Follow on Twitter @kaitlinefree Follow on [...]

Frankie To Miss Mounts

2018-07-25T10:35:00-05:00July 25th, 2018|

Frankie Dettori had his suspension reduced but will still miss some major mounts coming up. Personally I prefer the way inquiries and fouls are handled in Europe as opposed to here in the US. There the riders are fined and penalized hard, but rarely are horses disqualified penalizing blameless bettors. [...]

Toast Of New York In Town

2018-01-21T09:56:31-05:00January 21st, 2018|

Toast of New York has arrived in town for the Pegasus. He is one of the more intriguing horses in the race considering his layoff and issues. Frankie Dettori his rider is also in town but has not ridden anything yet. Read more about Toast Of New York here...