In the lead-up to American Pharoah in the Haskell Invitational (G1), Monmouth Park will offer five stakes on Sunday's undercard. The $200,000 Monmouth Cup (G2) marks the return of Protonico. After emerging as a major player in the older male division this spring, he unfortunately came down with...|
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Nine fillies and mares were entered in Saturday’s Clement L. Hirsch S. (G1) at Del Mar, but most attention will be focused on Beholder and Warren’s Veneda in the 1 1/16-mile contest. Following the latter’s 7 1/4-length romp in the Santa Margarita S. (G1), talk started up about a match between the...|
Triple Crown hero American Pharoah is just a few days away from making his return in the $1.75 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park and the Twinspires.com blog is making it easy to keep up-to-date with all the latest news and information on the popular champion. Stay tuned as more links (...|
Published on July 30 American Pharoah returns in the Haskell Stakes on Sunday at Monmouth Park & even hardened degenerates Ed DeRosa & James Scully are looking forward to seeing the Triple Crown champion back in action at 1-to-10:|
When The Corsican was scratched from last Saturday's King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (G1) because of the soft going, I thought that he was heading straight to the August 15 Arlington Million (G1). But trainer David Simcock has kept him in Friday's Glorious (G3) at Goodwood, so the 1 1/2-mile...|
Thursday’s post position ceremonies worked out perfectly for American Pharoah, who will break from post 4 in Sunday’s $1.75 million Haskell Invitational (G1) at Monmouth Park. Last seen posting a spectacular 5 ½-length victory in the Belmont Stakes, the Triple Crown champion will face seven rivals...|
There is not a lot of early speed in the past performances of the six starters remaining in the eighth race on Thursday at Arlington International Race Course, a $12,500 claiming event for 1 1/16-mile turfers that serves as the start of this week's #Let8Ride game. The three scratches included the...|
by Dick Powell 2015 Triple Crown winner AMERICAN PHAROAH (Pioneerof the Nile) will make his first start since the Belmont Stakes (G1) at Monmouth Park on Sunday against five rivals that have been attracted by the $1 million purse of the Haskell Invitational (G1) going nine furlongs. In a real...|