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What the Horse Racing Nation is saying about Ventana...

Longshot Raetodandty, owned and trained by Val Brinkerhoff and piloted by Joe Talamo, forged to the front in the final yards to win the featured $105,745 Green Flash Handicap in a $23 surprise Wednesday before 12,500 racing fans. Always well-positioned in the five-furlong sprint over the infield Jim...Read More
Wednesday’s Pick 6 from Del Mar features the $85,000 Green Flash Handicap for 3-year-olds and up dashing five furlongs on the turf. Morning line favorite Ventana has never tried grass and might get overbet in a wide open event. Streakin’ Mohican is the speed of the speed and Gallant Son is the main ...Read More
Ventana dueled with Delong Road and held off Immortal Eyes to capture Saturday's Grade 3 Maryland Sprint Handicap at Pimlico Race Course. There was plenty of pace in the paper race and Ventana was expected to sit a nice stalking trip. However, his jockey Martin Garcia had other plans and after a sha...Read More
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Ventana has been installed as the 8-5 favorite in Saturday's Grade 3 Maryland Sprint Handicap at Pimlico Race Course but is the Bob Baffert trainee beatable?If this was a synthetic sprint then Ventana would be a formidable foe but he has dropped four straight and is 1-for-8 on conventional dirt.&nbs...Read More
In a thrilling stretch drive, Amazombie scored by a head over Captain Cherokee in the 29th running of the Grade 2 Potrero Grande stakes at Santa Anita Park. Sunday's feature set up for a patient type after M One Rifle, Atta Boy Roy, Bet On Victor, and Ventana skirmished through fractions of :21.41 a...Read More
There were some relieved smiles in Santa Anita's winner's circle after favored Smiling Tiger overcame a bad stumble at the start to capture the $150,000 San Carlos Handicap (gr. II) by a desperate head in the rain Feb. 19.Ridden for the first time by Joel Rosario, Smiling Tiger lurched at the break,...Read More
A disappointment in last month's Palos Verdes Stakes (gr. II), two-time grade I winner Smiling Tiger will get a new jockey for the $150,000 San Carlos Handicap (gr. II) at Santa Anita Feb. 19 when Joel Rosario takes over.Rosario replaces Russell Baze on the Jeff Bonde-trained 4-year-old Smiling Tige...Read More
Trainer Bob Baffert continued his domination of the young 2011 Santa Anita meet when Euroears scored an easy front-running 2 1/4-length upset in the $150,000 Palos Verdes Stakes. Read More
Smiling Tiger, who came from oblivion last season to win a pair of grade I races and become a finalist as the nation's top sprinter, kicks off his 4-year-old campaign in the $150,000 Palos Verdes Stakes (gr. II) Jan. 22 at Santa Anita. The fleet-footed son of Hold That Tiger is a standout among the ...Read More
Saturday’s pick six from Santa Anita Park includes three graded races and features a carryover of more than $98k. Lookin At Lucky gets his final Derby prep but does not have to win this as he already owns plenty of graded earnings for the first Saturday in May. Mostly sunny skies are expected w...Read More
With back-to-back runner-up finishes to Bob Black Jack and Kinsale King in graded stakes at the current Santa Anita meet, Ventana bids for his elusive first stakes victory once more in the $150,000 Potrero Grande Handicap (gr. II) at Santa Anita April 3.Read More
Between a six-furlong world record at 3, a win in the Grade 1 Malibu Stakes and a return from a 14-month layoff to win Saturday's San Carlos Handicap, Bob Black Jack consistenly produces memorable performances. The 5-year-old led throughout the Grade 2 San Carlos, winning by 2 1-4 lengths over a fie...Read More
Saturday’s pick six from Santa Anita Park features the Grade 2 San Carlos for 4yo’s and up traveling seven furlongs on the Pro-Ride surface. Breeders’ Cup Sprint hero Dancing In Silks tries to get back on the beam after landing the show in the Palos Verdes on Jan 23rd. There is a 30% chance of ...Read More
Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) victor Dancing in Silks had his four-race winning streak halted in his first start of 2010. If he can bounce back with a win in the $150,000 San Carlos Handicap (gr. II) at Santa Anita Feb. 20, the California-bred son of Black Minnaloushe could be making his...Read More
Kinsale King took the lead in early stretch and easily surged away from Sentient Jet Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1) winner Dancing in Silks to win the $150,000 Palos Verdes Handicap (G2) on Saturday at Santa Anita Park.Read More
2/27/2009 by Jarrod Horak thoroughbredfever.com - Mr. Hot Stuff is on the upswing for trainer Eoin Harty and WinStar Farms. His older brother Colonel John was 6th in last year’s Kentucky Derby before winning the Travers later that summer.Read More
By BETH HARRIS AP Racing Writer - 2/16/2009 ARCADIA, Calif. -- Don't cry for this lady. Evita Argentina became the first filly in 62 years to win the $150,000 San Vicente Stakes, beating the boys by one length Monday at Santa Anita...Read More

Ventana - Race Results & Past Performances

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View Details08/17/11Ventana3rdDmr75 fTGreen Flash Hcp 3+ MRaetodandtyStreakin' MohicanVentana0:55.64
View Details06/24/11Ventana4thPrM96 fDIowa Sprint 3+ MDucky DrakeWinter CampAtta Boy Roy1:08.54
View Details05/21/11Ventana1stPim86 fDMaryland Sprint Handicap-G3 3+ MVentanaImmortal EyesChina1:09.88
View DetailsView Video04/03/11Ventana3rdSA86 1/2 fDPotrero Grande -G2 4+ MAmazombieCaptain CherokeeVentana1:14.26
View DetailsView Video02/19/11Ventana4thSA87 fDSan Carlos-G2 4+ MSmiling TigerCaptain CherokeeMythical Power1:20.30
View Details01/22/11Ventana4thSA76 fDPalos Verdes 4+ MEuroearsCaptain CherokeeSmiling Tiger1:07.23
View DetailsView Video05/01/10Ventana4thCD97 fDChurchill Downs Stakes-G2 4+ MAtta Boy RoyWarrior's RewardMusket Man1:22.54
View Details04/03/10Ventana1stSA86 1/2 fSPotrero Grande -G2 4+ MVentanaGato Go WinE Z's Gentleman1:15.03
View DetailsView Video02/20/10Ventana2ndSA97 fSSan Carlos-G2 4+ MBob Black JackVentanaSupreme Summit1:21.05
View Details01/23/10Ventana2ndSA86 fDPalos Verdes-G2 4+ MKinsale KingVentanaDancing In Silks1:08.81
View Details11/08/09Ventana2ndAqu36 fDAllow 3+ MSean AveryVentanaAlma D'oro1:09.52
View DetailsView Video02/16/09Ventana4thSA77 fSSan Vicente-G2 3 MEvita ArgentinaLeedsthewayGato Go Win1:24.30
View DetailsView Video12/20/08Ventana11thBHP81 1/16 mSCashCall Futurity-G1 2 MPioneerof The NileI Want RevengeChocolate Candy1:41.95
View Details11/23/08Ventana3rdBHP87 fSHollywood Prevue-G3 2 MJack o' LanternAzul LeonVentana1:21.89
View Details11/23/08Ventana3rdBHP87 fSHollywood Prevue-G3 2 MJack o' LanternAzul LeonArashi Cat1:21.89
View DetailsView Video10/04/08Ventana10thBel91 mileDChampagne-G1 2 MVineyard HavenMunningsCribnote1:36.06