March 11, 2011 - 12:04pm
Uncle Mo will try to recapture the momentum he had as a two-year-old when he makes the first start of his Sophomore season in the Timely Writer Stakes.
Uncle Mo makes his long-awaited three-year-old debut in the ungraded $100,000 Timely Writer Stakes at Gulfstream Park. This is a newly created one mile race for three-year-olds said to have been made to entice Uncle Mo to stay close to home for his debut rather than traveling to Tampa for the Tampa...
March 10, 2011 - 1:15pm
Churchill Downs offers the second of three Derby future wager pools and the only Oaks future wager pool beginning at noon Friday.
Did you miss the Derby future Wager pool last month? No need to worry, Churchill Downs will hold the second of three future wager pools this weekend, opening at noon on Friday and running until 6:00 PM Sunday.
Also available this weekend is the Kentucky Oaks future wager pool. This will be the only...
March 7, 2011 - 11:00am
Stay Thirsty moves out from under Uncle Mo's shadow with a win in the $250,000 Grade 3 Gotham Stakes
Mike Repole owns both Stay Thirsty and Derby favorite, Uncle Mo. Todd Pletcher trains both and has worked the pair in tandem their last three workouts. Prior to Saturday, both Stay Thirsty’s and Uncle Mo's last race was the Breeders' Cup Juvenile last November where Stay Thirsty finished fifth...
March 4, 2011 - 10:17pm
Another Saturday, another Derby prep race, and a much anticipated three-year-old debut as To Honor And Serve attempts the Fasig-Tipton Fountain of Youth Stakes.
The next stop on the Derby trail arrives Saturday in Florida at Gulfstream Park with the $400,000 Grade 2 Fasig-Tipton Fountain of Youth Stakes. The field includes another two-year-old standout making his three-year-old debut. To Honor And Serve's two graded stakes wins over last week's Risen Star...
February 21, 2011 - 12:13pm
Mucho Macho Man takes the $300,000 Grade 2 Risen Star Stakes as he puts his mark squarely on the Derby watch list.
Mucho Macho Man, a son of Macho Uno, set just off the pace of front-runner Decisive Moment through much of the 1 1/16 mile race, along with Santiva and Liondrive at this weekend's $300,000 Grade 2 Risen Star Stakes.