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Rachel Alexandra’s 10th Anniversary

2019-05-17T11:25:49-05:00May 17th, 2019|

  Rachel Alexandra: It's Been 10 Years By Mary Dixon Reynolds     It is difficult to believe it has been ten years since the super filly, Rachel Alexandra took us all on the ride of a lifetime during her 2009 campaign which culminated in an Eclipse Award for Horse [...]

Fixing the Derby

2019-05-12T05:38:25-05:00May 12th, 2019|

    Fixing the Derby: Would Reducing Field Size Help?   Peter Lee   Amid all the controversy surrounding Maximum Security's disqualification in the Kentucky Derby, some were calling for a reduced field size from the current 20 to 14.   At first glance, it makes sense: when the gates [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

A Closer Look: Pioneerof the Nile

2019-03-18T15:40:23-05:00March 18th, 2019|

    A Closer Look: Top Stallion Pioneerof the Nile Dead at 13 by Nicolle Neulist   Leading stallion Pioneerof the Nile has passed away suddenly at age 13, WinStar Farm announced this morning.   Born in 2006, he was a homebred for Zayat Stables, by Empire Maker through their [...]

Back in Action

2019-02-28T09:17:29-05:00February 28th, 2019|

    Fincher has Runaway Ghost Back in Action By Mary Dixon Reynolds   Trainer Todd Fincher has once promising colt back from injury and thriving.   The early morning sun was only a promise as the black Dodge Ram drove into Sunland Park this past Monday and stopped at [...]

10 Years Since Rachel’s Oaks by Mary Dixon Reynolds

2019-02-23T10:15:22-05:00February 23rd, 2019|

        Celebrating Rachel by Mary Dixon Reynolds   Celebrating the 10th anniversary of Rachel Alexandra's breathtaking Kentucky Oaks which unwittingly began her campaign for Horse of the Year The exquisite looking bay filly with the upside down question mark on her face was named after owner and [...]