Monday, January 26 2009


FEATURE RACE WIN COMPLETES RIDING TRIPLE FOR ALVARADO


ALBANY -- A victory aboard Reality Now in the $33,000 allowance feature completed a riding hat trick for jockey Frank Alvarado at Golden Gate Fields Sunday.

Alvarado won the fourth race with Pisa Playboy ($12.80) and the sixth with Bunny At the Lake ($8.80) before squeaking out a victory in the eighth with Reality Now ($4.40).





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Saturday, January 24 2009


GGF SCHEDULES NOON POST TIME FOR BIG SATURDAY RACING CARD


ALBANY -- Golden Gate Fields has scheduled a special noon post time Saturday for a loaded racing program that will feature 10 local events and the simulcast of the Sunshine Millions races.

The Sunshine Millions is a $3.6 million event in which California-breds and Florida-breds compete in rich stakes races at Santa Anita and Gulfstream Park.





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Friday, January 23 2009


GOLDEN GATE FIELDS ADDS TWO OVERNIGHT STAKES


ALBANY -- Golden Gate Fields announced Thursday the addition of two overnight events to its stakes schedule - the $50,000 McCann's Mojave on Saturday, Feb. 14, and the $50,000 King Glorious on Saturday, Feb. 28.

The McCann's Mojave, a 1 1/16-mile race for 4-year-olds and up, will be part of the undercard on El Camino Real Derby Day. Nominations for the McCann's Mojave close Saturday, Feb. 7.





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Thursday, January 22 2009


TRIO OF GGF-BASED HORSES WILL COMPETE IN SUNSHINE MILLIONS


ALBANY -- A trio of horses based at Golden Gate Fields will compete Saturday in the seventh annual Sunshine Millions, an event in which California-breds and Florida-breds compete in rich stakes races run at Santa Anita and Gulfstream Park.

The $3.6 million Sunshine Millions program features the following races: $1 million Classic (at Gulfstream Park), $500,000 Turf (Santa Anita), $500,000 Filly and Mare Turf (Gulfstream Park), $500,000 Distaff (Santa Anita), $300,000 Filly and Mare Sprint (Gulfstream Park), $300,000 Sprint (Santa Anita), $250,000 Dash (Gulfstream Park), and $250,000 Oaks (Santa Anita).





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Tuesday, January 20 2009


MIM’S MAN RECORDS FIFTH STRAIGHT WIN


ALBANY -- The 6-year-old gelding Mim's Man extended his winning streak to five races Monday when he captured the $24,940 sprint feature at Golden Gate Fields.

Mim's Man, ridden by Eulices Gomez, held off Tango Mango and jockey Roberto Gonzalez down the stretch to win the six-furlong dash for 4-year-olds and up by three-quarters of a length. You're My Boy Blue, the even-money favorite ridden by Russell Baze, finished third.





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