Ticker
  • California Chrome (2-5) makes it look too easy in his Grade 1 Awesome Again score.Posted 13 minutes ago
  • Gormley (11-1) leads all the way in the Grade 1 FrontRunner.Posted 44 minutes ago
  • Forever Unbridled (3-5) easily sweeps past her competitors in the Grade 1 Beldame.Posted 1 hour ago
  • Joking (4-1) was not fooling around to get up and take the Grade 1 Vosburgh.Posted 1 hour ago
  • Tom's Ready (9-2) comes from behind to win the Grade 3 Ack Ack Handicap.Posted 2 hours ago
  • Ectot (9-1) upsets Flintshire to run away with the Grade 1 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic.Posted 3 hours ago
  • Holy Lute (10-1) pulls off the surprise in the second division of the Eddie D.Posted 22 hours ago
  • Ambitious Brew (5-1) rolls to victory in the first division of the Eddie D.Posted 1 day ago
  • Texas Chrome (2-1) bravely squeezed through on the rail for an Oklahoma Derby win.Posted 5 days ago
  • Unbridled Mo (4-1) rides the rail to victory in the Remington Park Oaks.Posted 5 days ago

Done Talking switches surfaces in Murphy

Sheldon Russell had never experienced anything like the Kentucky Derby before, and the 24-year-old jockey doesn’t just mean the adrenaline rush he got from riding in the world’s most famous horse race.

 

“I’ve never had the dirt sting like that,” said Russell, who rode Done Talking to a 14th-place finish two weeks ago at Churchill Downs. “It had to affect the horse, too.”

 

Russell and Done Talking won’t have such adverse conditions to battle Saturday at Pimlico when they shift to the turf in a well-matched third running of the $100,000 James W. Murphy Stakes on the Preakness undercard. Trainer Hamilton Smith said he is interested in seeing how Done Talking, winner of the Illinois Derby, will fare on grass, as this marks the turf debut for the Broken Vow colt.

Read More

 

comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories