Despite losing ground on both turns, Shared Belief collared Fed Biz in the stretch and fought to an impresssive win in Saturday’s Awesome Again Stakes at Santa Anita.
In a near repeat of last year’s event, Private Zone surrendered the lead in the stretch and fought back along the inside to win the Vosburgh Stakes (G1) at Belmont Park on Saturday.
Bayern defeats California Chrome and a strong field in the Pennsylvania Derby.
Kentucky Derby (G1) & Preakness Stakes (G1) winner California Chrome, flanked by assistant trainer Alan Sherman, arrived at Parx Racing in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday afternoon after a flight from California.
When the hammer fell on Hip 29 during Monday’s opening session of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale, Fred Mitchell walked out of the Sales Pavilion to collect himself.
Trainer D. Wayne Lukas is back on the Kentucky Derby trail in a big way this year after saddling the top two finishers of the Rebel Stakes (G2) on Saturday at Oaklawn Park.
Apprentice jockey Alexandra Jara registered her first career victory in the U.S. while lighting up the toteboard in Sunday’s second race at Gulfstream Park.
Carlo Vaccarezza enjoyed a spectacular 2012 racing season when his homebred Little Mike put the local restaurateur and his wife, Priscilla, in the winner’s circle following some of the industry’s biggest events.