Golden Gate

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Pender Suspended 30 Days

2019-06-10T14:40:57-05:00June 10th, 2019|

    The California Horse Racing Board (CHRB) stewards have suspended trainer Michael Pender 30 days for violations of animal welfare and trainer insurer rules. Trainer Pender who had been ordered by Santa Anita management to vacate his stalls last month, was charged with “knowingly” working a horse at Santa [...]

Is It Lasix?

2019-03-28T19:18:03-05:00March 27th, 2019|

  Is Lasix Causing Breakdowns at Santa Anita? By Peter Lee   The recent rash of injuries and deaths at Santa Anita have sparked several rule changes instituted by the Stronach Group - namely, banning the use of the diuretic Lasix on race day, something that will be phased in [...]

Sunland Derby Preview

2019-03-23T10:02:36-05:00March 23rd, 2019|

    Geo at work .........................   George Sette dissects the Sunland Derby for Past the Wire...   Sunday March 24th  The $800,000 Grade 3 Sunland Derby,  Sunland Park, New Mexico 1 & 1/8 Mile For Three Year Olds  Post Time 5:30 MT   Hey,  I know it’s [...]

Tom Queally Heads Way West

2017-11-17T11:10:11-05:00November 17th, 2017|

33 year old European jockey Tom Queally has made a big move with his tack heading to Golden gate Fields in San Francisco California. Queally is best known as the regular rider of Frankel, and he piloted that star in all 14 of his starts including 10 Grade 1's. No [...]