July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Gemologist and Alpha are headed to the Kentucky Derby after finishing 1-2 in Saturday’s Wood Memorial.
Gemologist stamped his ticket to the Kentucky Derby with a win in Saturday’s $1,000,000 Resorts World Casino New York City Wood Memorial Stakes (Grade 1). The $600,000 purse for first place now guarantees the son of Tiznow a spot in the Kentucky Derby’s limited field.
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Who will the Resorts World Casino New York City Wood Memorial catapult to the Kentucky Derby?
Gemologist headlines a field of eight contenders in the $1,000,000 Resorts World Casino New York City Wood Memorial (Grade 1) to be run Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack in Jamaica, New York. Heavily favored at a morning line of 8-5, Todd Pletcher’s Gemologist comes into Saturday’s race...
February 28, 2011 - 10:00am
Soldat's impressive wire-to-wire win in the Fasig-Tipton Fountain of Youth Stakes moves him up the list of top Derby contenders as the prep season heats up.
Soldat's performance in the $400,000 Grade 2 Fasig-Tipton Fountain of Youth Stakes turned naysayers into believers when the post-time favorite took the lead at the start and never looked back. With his two previous wins coming over a sloppy dirt track and the turf, people were wondering how well...