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Whitney Stakes Preview: Mind Your Biscuits Faces Major Test

Whitney Stakes Preview: Mind Your Biscuits Faces Major Test

The historic Grade 1, $1,200,000 Whitney Stakes is set for this Saturday at Saratoga. As usual, the race will feature a stellar field. Last year, the Steve Asmussen-trained Gun Runner dominated this race on his way to winning the Breeders’ Cup Classic and Horse of the Year honors. This year’s… Read More

Saratoga Preview: Chad Brown Looks for First Whitney & Travers Wins

Saratoga Preview: Chad Brown Looks for First Whitney & Travers Wins

The story of the local kid making it big never gets old. It’s the stuff overheard in dimly-lit watering holes, as the villagers discuss how they knew the town’s favorite son way before he became famous. Each year in the horse-crazed city of Saratoga Springs, the upstate New York residents… Read More

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Bee Jersey Just Good Enough in G1 Met Mile

Bee Jersey Just Good Enough in G1 Met Mile

ELMONT, NY – Charles Fipke’s homebred Bee Jersey maintained his spotless 2018 record on Saturday, running just good enough to outlast a tough challenge from Mind Your Biscuits at the line and win the Grade 1, $1,200,000 Runhappy Metropolitan Handicap (aka the Met Mile) at Belmont Park. The Runhappy Metropolitan Handicap is a Breeders’ Cup “Win and… Read More

Met Mile Preview: Biscuits Back from Dubai for One Mile Test

Met Mile Preview: Biscuits Back from Dubai for One Mile Test

A field of eleven horses will line up for Saturday’s $1.5 million Grade 1 Runhappy Metropolitan Mile Handicap which will serve as a Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series “Win and You’re In” race for the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile. A total of four horses in the field competed in the Breeders’… Read More

Keeneland Spring Opening Weekend

Keeneland Spring Opening Weekend

The start of the Keeneland spring meet is quickly approaching and its opening cards are nothing short of exceptional. The prestigious first weekend will feature several Breeders’ Cup winners, including Rushing Fall and Good Magic. Here you will find summaries of the meet’s first major races and potential entries: Friday, April 6 Grade… Read More

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Baffert, Smith Repeat with West Coast in G1 Travers

Baffert, Smith Repeat with West Coast in G1 Travers

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – For the second straight year, trainer Bob Baffert and jockey Mike Smith won the Grade 1, $1,250,000 Travers Stakes – this time aboard Gary and Mary West’s West Coast, who wired the full field of a dozen 3-year-olds. Breaking cleanly from post 3, West Coast immediately took the… Read More

Tapwrit Tops Travers Twelve

Tapwrit Tops Travers Twelve

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – The 148th running of the Grade 1 Travers Stakes features a full field of 12, and Belmont Stakes winner Tapwrit sits atop them all as the 7-2 morning line favorite. The Todd Pletcher-trained colt will break from post position 4 under Jose Ortiz, the Saratoga meet’s leading rider. Tapwrit enters… Read More

The Saratoga Skinny: Travers Distance Questions

The Saratoga Skinny: Travers Distance Questions

Each week on Dark Tuesdays, we will bring you “The Saratoga Skinny” looking at the coming week of racing at Saratoga and looking back at the big action the week before. “The Saratoga Skinny” will be broken into five sections: The Break (looking at the biggest story of the week),… Read More

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