Tag: Mark Casse

PA DERBY: REVISED LINE

HRI EDITED RELEASE—The defection of Maximum Security leaves the Pennsylvania Derby, which will be televised on NBC from 5-6 p.m. EDT, with a field of

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FILLY FAVORED IN WO MILE

If Mark Casse is feeling a little pressure after his filly Got Stormy was installed as the early line line for Saturday Grade 1 Woodbine

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EMPIRE RACING CLUB UPDATE

Proven Strategies is confirmed to make his next start in the G1 Summer Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto, Canada, Sunday, Sept. 15. The colt’s

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SPEAKING OF WORKOUTS…

War of Will keeps acting like he’s back–and he’s coming back with a vengeance. With Maximum Security also reportedly doing very well, and with Game

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KENTUCKY DOWNS OPENS

Kentucky Downs, the old Dueling Grounds in the Kentucky countryside, opens it’s meeting on Saturday. The track is popular because of its attractive parimutuel takeout

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LENZI’S LUCKY LADY 4-4?

Every time Lenzi’s Lucky Lady has stretched out, she’s won. From five furlongs, to 5-1/2, to 6 furlongs, the result always has been the same.

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BIG DERBY DEVELOPMENT

The recent report that Churchill Downs officials went to Great Britain last week in a search of a starting gate that could accommodate the 20-horse

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GAFFALIONE: “HE’S BACK”

“[War Of Will] worked extremely good this morning,” Mark Casse told NYRA staffers Sunday morning. “We were looking for 48 and he went in 47,

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THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK

I joined the Empire Racing Club this spring to chronicle the experience. The club, organized by the New York Thoroughbred Horseman’s Association to give people

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SPA STORM SIGNALS RISING

Anyone who looks at performance figures and, like so many in the media, in consult Thoro-Graph figures. But Got Stormy (6-1) is more than just

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DO THE SARATOGA DEW

When I look at the filly Fetching, I’m reminded of another three-year-old, male from the Mark Casse barn. Here’s a hint: He won the Preakness.

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