Santa Anita Park

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Santa Anita Closed Indefinitely

2019-03-06T11:07:27-05:00March 6th, 2019|

  In the wake of what has been reported to be 21 breakdowns, or equine fatalities since the meet opened back in December, Santa Anita has shut down. The track announced yesterday they were suspending both racing and training indefinitely. Tim Ritvo, of the Stronach Group which owns Santa Anita [...]

Backside Blurbs

2019-02-26T19:45:06-05:00February 26th, 2019|

  Bad news in Kentucky. They changed the tax laws for 2018 as it pertains to gambling winnings. Kentucky, home of the greatest two minutes in sports, the Kentucky Derby, and the thoroughbred breeding capital of the world, apparently forget that bettors fuel the industry and prevent racing for blue [...]

Vasilika Shows Her Class at Santa Anita

2019-02-24T10:38:36-05:00February 24th, 2019|

  Vasilika Shows Her Class at Santa Anita   Vasilika flaunted her class and rolled to an easy victory in the $200,000 Grade 2 Buena Vista Stakes at Santa Anita Park on Saturday. Fahan Mura, with Edwin Maldonado aboard, opened up a 3-length lead out of the gate on the [...]

Marley’s Freedom Pulls Away under Drayden Van Dyke

2019-02-17T07:58:29-05:00February 17th, 2019|

          Marley’s Freedom Pulls Away for Drayden Van Dyke   Marley's Freedom didn't disappoint as the 3/5 favorite and crossed the wire 1-1/4 lengths in front of Selcourt in the Grade 2, $200,000 Santa Monica Stakes at Santa Anita Park on Saturday. Selcourt secured the early [...]

The Santa Anita Treat

2019-02-12T19:03:00-05:00February 12th, 2019|

              Santa Anita  is a thoroughbred horse racing track located in Arcadia, California. Justifiably renowned for hosting some of the more prominent horse races in the US. It is a seasonal track and operates during the winter and spring racing seasons. The park is widely considered by many horse [...]