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Does anyone know the Ragozin sheet numbers for Upstarts FOY and Holy Bull? The Beyers were 95 -105. While the times were wildly different due to the track condition, I see these two races as approximately the same number wise, whatever that may be. Frosted again finished 5 lengths behind and except for the inclusion of a very good Pletcher young horse the rest of the field was nowhere close. Same race to me.
  • tmallios via Disqus · I do not know the Rag numbers,but in this case the numbers are almost in tune with with the Thoro Graphs. In his first race he ran a (-2) and then he ran a 0. I have heard it said that 3 Beyer points = 1 length. At a mile or over,1 TG point is worth about 1.3 lengths. So they both have the race about the same. Even if you added ground loss for both races,it was about the same. He had the same trip. The discrepency is on the next day. Khozan ran a 103 in his first race,he lost about 3 lengths on the turn.So that should in theory bump him up to a 112. The TG number for that race was ( -1.5). In the mile race Beyer gave Khozan a 90,and there was no ground loss since he was on the rail. TG number was a (1). Means that in theory,the race was about 2 lengths slower. Now the discrepency, Beyer is telling us that the race was about 8 lengths slower. · 12 minutes ago
I hope he does well next weekend, but after seeing what Kiaran's horses did last weekend in stakes action, that plays in the back of my mind for Ocean Knight.
  • Jbyrnes1 · I hope he does well, hasn't made any mistakes so far. He's in good form right now and I'll be rooting for him. · 2 days ago
  • Mark Kennedy via Disqus · Well the good thing J is that he's fresh and probably didn't get pressed to be anything great because of frosted and imperia. I think that's what I love about the curlins. Yes they miss out on the fall of their two yr but get that time to build more stamina and let their bones get stronger · 21 minutes ago
Looking forward to this race on the Big Cap under card. The likely, and deserved, favorite will be Curlin's Fox, but I'm excited to see She's a Big Winner stretch out to a mile. She's gone two in a row on the hill in sprints and has shown some good fight against favorites.
Another bullet work for Team Weaver's large son of Warrior's Reward. March 1st he was 1/35 at 5F. Velasquez back up on him for the work. I can't help but think this guy is better the longer he goes. He may be up there if Cornelio can get him to change leads on command. Hard to do for horses that size and that young. If he does, we may see him sweep by the rest in the last 110 yards.
White Rose worked 4f today, March 2nd, in 51 seconds flat. It was the 27th fastest of 41 works at that distance.
War Dancer worked 4f today, March 2nd, in 50:60 (b). It was the 24th fastest of 41 works at that distance.
Hall of Fame trainer Allen Jerkens is in a south Florida hospital with a serious infection that has led to complications, his son Jimmy Jerkens said Monday. Allen Jerkens, 85, is in and out of consciousness, according to his son, but on Monday afternoon was showing signs of being responsive. He is breathing with the help of a respirator, Jimmy Jerkens said. “He squeezed my hand and opened and closed his eyes. It looks like the antibiotics are kicking in,” Jimmy Jerkens said Monday. “As of right now, things are looking a lot better than they were yesterday. He’s making pretty good strides.” Article on DRF
This horse is not retired because he worked 4f today, March 2nd, in 50:20 (b). It was the 18th fastest of 41 works at that distance.
Radiator worked 4f today, March 2nd, in 50:20 (b). It was the 18th fastest of 41 works at that distance.
My Miss Sophia worked 4f today, March 2nd, in 50:20 (b). It was 18th fastest of 41 works at that distance.
Miss Besilu worked 4f today, March 2nd, in 50 seconds flat (b). It was the 14th fastest of 41 works at that distance.
Maximova worked 4f today, March 2nd, in 50:40 (b). It was the 22nd fastest out 41 works at that distance.
Lea worked today, March 2nd, at 4f in 49:60 (b). It was the eighth fastest of 41 works at that distance.
Tiz Windy worked 5f today, March 2nd, in 1:02:00 (b) (4/8).
Long River is now in Dubai and will race in the colors of Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Al Maktoum(younger Sheikh Hamdan), and is curently being trained by Salem bin Ghadayer. At present, Long River holds entries in the upcoming G3 Burj Nahaar & G1 Al Maktoum Challenge Rd. 3. on the Super Saturday card at Meydan on March 7th.
Clearly Now worked 6f on March 2nd in 1:14:65 (b), (1/1)
On March 2nd, Confrontation worked 4f (b) in 48:95 (9/40) over fast dirt at Palm Meadows Training Center.
On March 2nd, Catholic Cowboy worked 4f (b) in 48:75 (5/40) at Palm Meadows Training Center over fast dirt
Big Blue Kitten worked 4f today (3/2/15) in 50:20. It was the 33rd fastest of 40 works at that distance.
Cay Dancer worked 4f over turf today (3/2/15) in 48:70. It was the eighth fastest of 22 other works at that distance.