July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Calvin Borel and Take Charge Indy win the Florida Derby.
Take Charge Indy stamped his ticket to the Kentucky Derby on Saturday when he pulled the upset win in the Grade 1 $1,000,000 Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, Florida.Saturday’s race was supposed to be a match-up of Kentucky Derby winning trainers Michael Matz and Todd Pletcher...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
The Kentucky Derby draws closer as the top three-year-olds take on the Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park.
A field of nine will take to battle in the 1 1/8 mile Grade 1 $1,000,000 Florida Derby on Saturday at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, Florida. Trainer Michael Matz will send out the morning line favorite, Union Rags. Union Rags won the Fountain of Youth Stakes at Gulfstream Park last month in his...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Churchill Downs offers the last of this year's three Derby Future Wager pools beginning at noon on Friday.
Churchill Downs will hold the last of its three future wager pools this weekend, opening at noon on Friday and running until 6:30 p.m. Sunday. If you haven't picked your Derby horse yet, now's the time. There are 23 individual betting interests to choose from and one “all others...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Repeat performance for the connections of Animal Kingdom as they win another Vinery Racing Spiral.
Owner Team Valor International and trainer Graham Motion grab back-to-back victories in the Grade 3 $500,000 Vinery Racing Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park in Florence, Kentucky. The two teamed last year to win with Animal Kingdom, the eventual winner of the Kentucky Derby. Wearing the...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Will the Vinery Racing Spiral Stakes produce another Kentucky Derby winner?
A full field of 12 is set to compete in the Grade 3 $500,000 Vinery Racing Spiral Stakes this Saturday. The 1 1/8 mile race will be run on the Polytrack at Turfway Park in Florence, Kentucky. A victory would guarantee the winner a spot in the Kentucky Derby.Last year’s...