July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Hansen takes on a field of 13 in Saturday’s Gotham Stakes at Aqueduct Racetrack.
A field of 13 will contest the Grade 3 $400,000 Gotham Stakes at Aqueduct Racetrack in Jamaica, New York. The 1 1/16 mile race is the 10th on Saturday’s 11-race card.Returning for his second start since winning the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile in November is Mike Maker’s Hansen. Making...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Churchill Downs offers the second of three Derby future wager pools and the only Oaks future wager pool beginning at noon Friday.
Churchill Downs will offer its second of three Kentucky Derby future wagering pools this weekend. Pool 2 will open at noon on Friday, March 2 and will close at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 4. Only one pool will be offered for the Kentucky Oaks. It runs concurrently with Kentucky Derby...
March 1, 2012 - 11:30am
Monkees’ star Davy Jones once rode a horse at Louisville’s Churchill Downs.
Monkee’s star Davy Jones, the ‘60s heartthrob and lead singer of The Monkees, died on Wednesday, February 29 at a ranch near his Indiantown, Florida home. He was 66. It was reported by various online outlets that he felt ill while visiting his horses at the ranch and was having trouble...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Daddy Nose Best wins the $200,000 Grade 3 El Camino Real Derby.
Daddy Nose Best, under the guidance of jockey Julien Leparoux, won Saturday’s Grade 3 $200,000 El Camino Real Derby at Golden Gate Fields in Berkeley, California. In a driving stretch duel, the son of Scat Daddy held on to win by a nose over Graham Motion and Team Valor’s Lucky Chappy....
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
The Derby Trail makes a stop in Berkeley, California for the Grade III El Camino Real Derby.
A field of 10 is set to compete in Saturday’s $200,000 Grade III El Camino Real Derby at Golden Gate Fields racetrack in Berkeley, California. The race will cover 1 1/8 mile over the Tapeta surface and is the eighth on a nine-race card.