Tag: Del Mar

BISOU HORSE OF THE YEAR?

By BOB EHALT for BLOODHOSE.COM The $300,000 Beldame Invitational Stakes (G2) has taken shape as one of those intriguing stakes within a race. At the

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SA THRU THE LOOKING GLASS

By BYRON KING for BLOODHORSE — Three months after the conclusion of a troubled winter/spring meet at Santa Anita Park marked by 30 equine fatalities from

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NEW TSG BOSS, NEW IDEAS?

The winter meets of Santa Anita and Gulfstream Park will be conducted under the guiding hand of a new CEO for The Stronach Group, Craig

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O’NEILL, PRAT TOP DMR

HRI Staff Edited Release— Flavien Prat and Doug O’Neill took their places atop the jockey and trainer leader boards midway through the meeting and stayed

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GO WEST SHUG, GO WEST

LAS VEGAS–Shug McGaughey has never been a fan of West Coast racing. This is true even when the Breeders’ Cup is at Santa Anita or

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NO CRUISE FOR CATALINA

But the G2 Pat O’Brien did provide a hell of a stretch battle coming down the lane; not quite the Personal Ensign–no bias intended–but pretty

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CRUISER DEFENDS O’BRIEN

Catalina Cruiser will defend his title in the Pat O’Brien Stakes at Del Mar on Saturday. Trainer John Sadler selected that spot instead Forego the

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OMAHA BEACH? AWESOME

Good news in the inbox Monday morning for Omaha Beach fans from the press office at Del Mar: The blood work indicated that Omaha Beach

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OMAHA BEACH SICK

Trainer Richard Mandella reports that Omaha Beach will miss his scheduled start in the Shared Belief Stakes at Del Mar because he developed a virus

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INSCRUTABLE PACIFIC CLASSIC

At first blush, Pacific Classic early line favorite Seeking the Soul looks like the right horse. But can he give two big efforts back to

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WELCOME TO NEW YORK

The New York Racing Association confirmed a Daily Racing Form story* that it has changed course and will now allow Hall of Fame trainer Jerry

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