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Servis says Pegasus a Go for Maximum Security

2019-06-13T12:51:23-05:00June 13th, 2019|

Trainer Jason Servis says he is entering Maximum Security in the June 16 TVG.com Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park, a 1 1/16-mile race that will serve as the colt's first race since May 4 when he was disqualified from first to 17th in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve [...]

Belmont Stakes Field Comes Together

2019-06-05T22:44:32-05:00June 4th, 2019|

    The field for Saturday's Belmont Stakes has been drawn. Tacitus, the likely favorite or possibly co-favorite with Preakness winner War of Will drew post 10 on the outside. War of Will is right next to him in post 9 setting the stage for the test of champions and [...]

Riding Under the Radar

2019-05-30T10:13:43-05:00May 30th, 2019|

    Our #P6k Jonathan Stettin doesn't only have an eye for horses, and which ones to bet on. He is pretty astute at spotting riders also. This is an article from a while back. it is interesting to see how the riders he was touting performed. As our readers [...]

Luis Saez Suspended for Derby Ride

2019-05-13T10:11:34-05:00May 13th, 2019|

  Maximum Security and Country House splash home in the Kentucky Derby The Kentucky stewards have suspended jockey Luis Saez 15 days for failure to control his mount and make the proper effort to maintain a straight course in his ride aboard Maximum Security in the Kentucky Derby. [...]

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 [...]

Speed Holds: Pace Makes the Race

2019-05-11T09:17:39-05:00May 11th, 2019|

          In this week's column for AmWager I look at and talk about pace, and how it and the way speed flows has changed with the game. Speed Holds: Pace Makes the Race   We have all heard the saying:   “ Pace Makes the Race.” [...]

Even More Derby Drama

2019-05-07T18:51:34-05:00May 7th, 2019|

  Yes, we would love to move on from this year's Kentucky Derby. As we previously stated, the hits just keep on coming. Now owner and breeder of Maximum Security Gary West says he is convinced War of Will fouled his horse and had War of Will finished ahead of [...]

Winning and Losing

2019-05-07T17:46:06-05:00May 7th, 2019|

    Winning and Losing By Peter Lee   Handicapping this year's Derby, with so many horses on equal footing, proved to be difficult. But I had a strategy and chose Maximum Security based on that strategy.   At first, the Derby unfolded just as I had planned it in [...]

Kaitlin Free’s Kentucky Oaks Rundown

2019-05-04T16:12:22-05:00May 2nd, 2019|

      Kaitlin Free   Past The Wire’s Kaitlin Free has done an annual preview of the Kentucky Oaks contenders for several years running. This year’s edition will feature each filly with their chances to run well and reasons they may come up short. Contenders will be [...]