Grade 1

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Enable to Target Ascot

2019-05-16T12:22:10-05:00May 16th, 2019|

  Enable takes Breeders' Cup Turf   Two time and back to back Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (Grade 1) and Breeders' Cup Turf (Grade 1)winner Enable has been taken out of the May 31 Investec Coronation Cup (Grade 1) at Epsom, with John Gosden and Juddmonte [...]

Belmont Park Saturday Stakes Results

2019-05-12T06:38:53-05:00May 12th, 2019|

    Separationofpowers, the Grade 1 Test winner last year at Saratoga made her long awaited first start as a four-year old in the Grade 3 Vagrancy Handicap at Belmont Park yesterday. She could do no better than third as Heavenhasmynikki used her early speed under Kendrick Carmouche to gain [...]

Buick Lands Rare Coolmore Mount

2019-05-11T09:03:05-05:00May 11th, 2019|

  Aidan O'Brien's reach leads to his deep pool of riding talent being stretched thin at times. It seems this led to William Buick getting the call on Van Beethoven in the group 1 Emirates Poule d'Essai des Poulains (French Two Thousand Guineas) on May 12. Buick will be having [...]

Bourbon War Probable for Preakness

2019-05-08T09:05:04-05:00May 8th, 2019|

    Always check with Past the Wire for the latest horse racing news…..   When Bourbon War ran fourth in the Xpressbet Florida Derby (Grade 1) at Gulfstream Park, trainer Mark Hennig did not enter the Bourbon Lane Stable and Lake Star Stable's colt in the Kentucky Derby, opting instead to [...]

Oaks Day Stakes Recap

2019-05-04T01:30:25-05:00May 3rd, 2019|

  Serengeti Empress gets home first in the Kentucky Oaks under Jose Ortiz     Your 2019 Kentucky Oaks winner               In a Kentucky Oaks (Grade 1) that looked on paper to be loaded with speed and begging for a [...]

Real Quiet- Indian Charlie

2019-04-29T10:46:06-05:00April 28th, 2019|

  The latest in Mary and Nick's excellent series 'The Other Horse." 1998 – Real Quiet - Indian Charlie By Nick Costa and MaryDixon Reynolds   When Bob Baffert purchased Real Quiet by Quiet American at Keeneland’s yearling sale for Mike Pegram, he described the yearling to Pegram as being [...]

Grindstone-Editor’s Note

2019-04-29T10:46:51-05:00April 28th, 2019|

    Get an edge in this year’s Kentucky Derby and the all stakes Pick 4. Join Past the Wire’s Kentucky Derby webinar. We will have analysis, selections, strategies, a question and answer session and more. Live and interactive or available on replay… Join or Learn more here…….     Another [...]

Derby Winning Favorite Streak in Jeopardy

2019-04-29T11:49:44-05:00April 27th, 2019|

    Time for Run of Kentucky Derby Winning Favorites to End? Saturday May 4 sees the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby staged at Churchill Downs, Louisville and despite the competitive nature of this great thoroughbred racing event it has been a cash cow for bettors in recent times. All [...]