Tyler Gaffalione

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Jeff Ruby Stakes Recap

2019-03-10T10:54:35-05:00March 10th, 2019|

        Somelikeithotbrown didn't disappoint as the 3/5 favorite in the Grade 3, $200,000 Jeff Ruby Steaks at Turfway Park on Saturday. Under hustling rider Tyler Gaffalione, Somelikeithotbrown broke alertly and let Five Star General take the lead out of the gate but passed that rival entering the [...]

Jeff Ruby Steaks Preview

2019-03-09T07:51:29-05:00March 9th, 2019|

    The Jeff Ruby Steaks Preview By: Peter Monaco   The Grade 3, $200,000 Jeff Ruby Steaks (not a typo) will be run at Turfway Park on Saturday, March 9. The 1 1/8 mile event will offer points towards the Kentucky Derby on a 20-8-4-2 basis to the top [...]

Fountain of Youth 2019

2019-03-01T13:11:33-05:00March 1st, 2019|

  Geo Sette   400,000 Grade 2 Fountain Of Youth Stakes,  Gulfstream Park Race # 13,   Mile & 1/16th EST Post Time 5:32 pm I have always been intrigued with this race. I feel it is truly the beginning of what is always a compelling spring for three-year-olds. [...]

War of Will in Command

2019-02-17T08:16:40-05:00February 17th, 2019|

      War Of Will continued his quest towards The Kentucky Derby with a dominating 2-1/4 length victory in the Grade 2, $400,000 Risen Star Stakes at the Fair Grounds on Saturday. Breaking from post 14, Tyler Gaffalione settled the son of War Front behind front runner Gun It, [...]

The Risen Star Stakes 2019 by Nick D’Agostino

2019-02-15T11:28:38-05:00February 15th, 2019|

  Risen Star Stakes Preview By: Nick D’Agostino   On Saturday, the Fair Grounds will host the Grade 2, 1-1/16th, $400,000 Risen Star Stakes, which will be the first Kentucky Derby prep race this year offering a larger number of points towards the big party on first Saturday in May. [...]

Tyler Says Ready

2017-05-04T09:59:52-05:00May 4th, 2017|

Tyler Gaffalione says he is ready for his first Kentucky Derby spin. Most riders get the reality check during My Old Kentucky Home I'm told. It's an enviable spot for a young rider to be in, and let's hope Tyler rides in plenty more and has one with his name [...]

All Kentucky Derby Mounts Taken

2017-05-01T09:14:34-05:00April 30th, 2017|

All riding assignments for this year's Kentucky Derby have been confirmed. We have a competitive wide open race to dissect and it certainly looks like you will be rewarded for being right. There were no real surprises but Tyler Gaffalione, Flavien Prat, and Channing Hill are riding in their first [...]