The majority of Thoroughbreds racetracks in North America are one-mile dirt ovals. But not all miles are created equal.
An excellent field of eight fillies and mares will travel 1 1/16 miles in the $100,000 Royal Delta S. (G3) at Gulfstream Park on Saturday.
A field of seven New York-bred three-year-olds will travel one-mile on the Aqueduct dirt in Sunday’s $100,000 Gander S.
A pair of competitive stakes races on the lawn for the ladies highlight the Saturday card at Gulfstream Park.
A total of four graded stakes events top a fine Saturday card at Santa Anita. The black-type headliners didn’t attract big fields, and while the horses that I have sided with are…
A total of four graded stakes races will highlight an excellent card at ‘The Great Race Place’ on Saturday.
A compact field of six sprinters will go postward in the $150,000 King Cotton S. at Oaklawn Park on Saturday.
An intriguing field of eight sophomore fillies will travel 7 furlongs on the Gulfstream Park dirt in Saturday’s $100,000 Forward Gal (G3).
A compact, but competitive, field of six fillies and mares will contest the $75,000 Kalookan Queen S. at Santa Anita on Sunday.
An excellent and well-matched field of nine will travel one mile on the Gulfstream Park green in Saturday’s $100,000 Tropical Turf (G3).
A pair of dynamic turf distaffers headlines Saturday’s $100,000 Las Cienegas (G3) at Santa Anita.
An accomplished field of seven and fillies mares will travel 1 1/16 miles on the Santa Anita main surface in Saturday’s $200,000 La Canada (G3). La Canada Contenders #1 PROUD EMMA —…