Samraat battled his way to a narrow victory over Uncle Sigh and In Trouble in the 62nd running of the Gotham Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct on Saturday.
Vinceremos and Harpoon, the 1-2 finishers in the Sam F. Davis Stakes (G3) on Feb. 1, head 18 Todd Pletcher-trained 3-year-olds nominated for the 34th edition of the Grade 2, $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby on March 8 at Tampa Bay Downs.
According to a Meydan press release, Jennifer Lopez will perform a full-length concert to close out the 19th renewal of the Dubai World Cup program at Meydan Racecourse on Saturday March 29.
Kobe’s Back notched a stylish 5 ¼-length win in Sunday’s San Vicente Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita.
In a race that could have Derby implications, Bayern stretched out to a mile and dominated a $58,000 allowance race for 3-year-olds at Santa Anita, winning by 15 lengths.
Larry Collmus will succeed Mark Johnson as track announcer for Churchill Downs.
Candy Boy announced his arrival on the Kentucky Derby trail with a stylish score in the Robert B. Lewis Stakes (G2) Feb. 8 at Santa Anita.