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Whitmore is the product of two different types: sire Pleasantly Perfect was a true classic horse on the racetrack, while dam Melody’s Spirit features a concentration of speed. Representing the sire line of unbeaten Italian legend *Ribot, Pleasantly Perfect is by 1981 Kentucky Derby (G1) and...|
Tom’s Ready had been beaten consistently by fellow GMB Racing colorbearer Mo Tom until the Louisiana Derby (G2). By finishing a clear second that day, with the badly hampered Mo Tom back in fourth, Tom’s Ready assured himself a spot in the Kentucky Derby (G1) field. Both his sire (More Than Ready...|
The Maryland Jockey Club announced Friday they will honor Zayat Stables, trainer Bob Baffert and jockey Victor Espinoza - the connections of 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah - with the Preakness Special Award of Merit Thursday, May 19 at the Alibi Breakfast at Pimlico Race Course. On his...|
The German-bred filly Olorda failed to hit the board in her first three starts in the U.S. last season, but is starting to make up for it this term. On Friday, closing day of the Keeneland Spring Meet, Olorda turned in her second consecutive gate-to-wire victory in taking the $150,000 Bewitch (G3)...|
The vagaries of the 2016 calendar mean that the first British and American classics of the year will not be run on the same date. While the Kentucky Derby (G1) will still be the main topic of conversation, it's also welcome to have Saturday's 2000 Guineas (G1) at Newmarket less an afterthought than...|
Edited press releases Kentucky Oaks (G1) hopeful Land Over Sea worked five furlongs in 1:01.80 over a fast track at Keeneland around 8:45 a.m. (EDT) on Friday. Clockers caught her in fractions of :12.80, :24.40, :36.80, 1:01.80 and out in 1:16. "She was really stretching out, looked great," O'...|
Edited press release For those wanting to get a line on contenders for this year's Kentucky Derby (G1) plus enjoy a mild, sun-splashed Kentucky morning, Churchill Downs was the place Friday as 13 horses under consideration for the $2 million Kentucky Derby worked over a fast track Todd...|