Wednesday, September 10 2014

Gulfstream Park News & Notes

Undefeated Atreides Being Pointed Toward Kelso Handicap
Wildcat Red Set to Go to Remington for Oklahoma Derby
Csaba Back at Gulfstream for Thursday’s Stakes-Quality Feature
Naval Command, My Point Exactly Could be Headed to Keeneland

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Monday, September 08 2014

Real Courage Quotes

Christophe Clement, winning trainer of Za Approval (No. 4): "He had a great race in the [2013] Breeders' Cup Mile, and then came back and had a pretty good race in the Grade 1 [Kilroe Mile]. He was a bit disappointing after that, and I'm not really sure why. I don't think he likes the heat. Today was a bit of a cooler day, and I think he enjoyed that."

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Sky Beauty Quotes

Tom Albertrani, winning trainer of Toasting (No. 4): "I think she prefers the one-turn races. We've been experimenting with her; she won both her races at seven-eighths in the past year, but she can go longer. The plan was to take her back off the speed and I think she does better that way. She does well with this group, but hopefully we can knock one out in a graded stakes with her."

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Sunday, September 07 2014

090714-Yankee Affair Quotes

Byron Hughes, assistant to Todd Pletcher, winning trainer of Red Rifle (No. 6): "I think Todd wanted to stretch him out and see if a mile and a half would be best for him, and it all paid off. This race came up just right for him."

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Friday, September 05 2014


Dogwood Stable is announcing the retirement of Palace Malice. A deep bone bruise in his left hind leg was revealed after an examination at Rood & Riddle Veterinary Hospital in Lexington Thursday, Cot Campbell, Dogwood Stable president said.

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Exercise rider dies after fall at Belmont Park

ELMONT, N.Y. - Exercise rider Juan Vazquez, 39, died Friday morning following a training accident at Belmont Park.

Juan Vazquez was working Global Warrior, an unraced 2-year-old, in company with Broadway Bay in the stretch on the training track at approximately 8 a.m. when the horse suddenly ducked into the inside rail, unseating the rider, according to Bruce Brown, who trains both horses.

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Thursday, September 04 2014

Horsewoman Sandra Lovato dies in Ohio automobile accident

NORWALK, Ohio - Horsewoman Sandra Sweet Lovato, wife of retired Eclipse Award-winning jockey Frankie Lovato, Jr., died Wednesday in Norwalk, Ohio from injuries sustained from a car accident. She was 54.

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Wednesday, September 03 2014


LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014) – Racing returns to Churchill Downs in earnest Friday night (Sept. 5) as the historic Louisville racetrack opens its second annual September Meet for an action-packed 12-date run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Sept. 28.

The September Meet was inaugurated by Churchill Downs a year ago to provide Kentucky horsemen with an opportunity to compete for ample prize money and to deliver an entertaining product to horseracing fans and entertainment seekers.

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Tuesday, September 02 2014

Gulfstream’s Rainbow 6 Guaranteed Pool Friday $150,000

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Gulfstream Park's 20-cent Rainbow 6 will have a guaranteed pool Friday, September 5 of $150,000.

The popular wager was last hit August 7 for $40,807.18.

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2014 meet at Saratoga Race Course

Enhanced guest experience, improved quality of racing highlight
2014 meet at Saratoga Race Course

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.- The New York Racing Association, Inc. yesteday concluded its 146th season at Saratoga Race Course, which featured an enhanced guest experience and improved quality of racing at the venerable track.

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Racing resumes at Belmont Park September 5

ELMONT, N.Y. - With TVG Super Saturday on September 27 serving as the centerpiece of an enhanced stakes schedule worth $11 million, Belmont Park's fall championship meet will open Friday, September 5 and run for 38 days through October 26.

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Sunday, August 31 2014

Woodward (G1) Quotes

Eddie Plesa, Jr., winning trainer of Itsmyluckyday (No. 2): "It's like when you have a child that does something out of the ordinary, exceptional, that you know he could do; that's what it felt like. I mean, horses aren't your children, but we take great pride in our horses; we take great pride in our craft. He did what he needed to do in a manner nobody would dispute was spot on or that he was the best horse today."

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