Tag: War of Will

MARK CASSE IS “BIG SPORT”

HorseRaceInsider was gratified to learn that The Turf Publicists of America have awarded their 2019 Big Sport of Turfdom award to trainer Mark Casse. By

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BREEDERS’ CUP VIDEO TAKES

From Jennie Rees — Rusty Arnold talks about Kentucky Downs’ RUNHAPPY Turf Sprint winner Totally Boss and third-place Leinster. Mark Casse discusses Peace Achieved, winner

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NOTES FROM THE BLUEGRASS

By Alicia Hughes for NTRA — LEXINGTON, Ky — If the objective heading into his final pre-Breeders’ Cup workout was to fill Maxfield’s mind with

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CIRCLE MARKS BELMONT SPOT

“Circle Marks the Spot” used to be the catch phrase when local breeders tried to get the New York-bred noticed. There are many examples of

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PA DERBY: KEEPING THE FAITH

Either you believe or you don’t, and I still believe that War of Will is a good horse, the most talented horse in Saturday’s Pennsylvania

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SATURDAY’S PA DERBY FIELD

EDITED PARX PRESS RELEASE––The showdown is set for Saturday’s Pennsylvania Derby. Maximum Security and War of Will, two of the leading players in the drama

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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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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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U.S. HAS FOUL RULES RIGHT

The Thoroughbred Idea Foundation has released a new white paper. The only problem is that the well intentioned treatise tries to have it both ways.

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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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