Ticker
  • Majestic City fights off Carve to win the Lone Star Handicap.Posted 1 day ago
  • Hard Not To Like skims the rail to score in the Grade 1 Gamely.Posted 1 day ago
  • Street Story proves best in a sloppy edition of the Winning Colors.Posted 1 day ago
  • Lubash blows by his competition late to win the Kingston.Posted 1 day ago
  • Distinctiv Passion just holds off favored San Onofre in the Los Angeles.Posted 1 day ago
  • Quezon rolls up late to score in the Bouwerie.Posted 1 day ago
  • Ostrolenka sharp in victory in Belmont's Mike Lee.Posted 1 day ago
  • Ashleyluvssugar gets the job done as the Charles Whittingham favorite.Posted 2 days ago
  • Pleascach holds off Found in the Irish 1,000 Guineas.Posted 2 days ago
  • Pleascach holds off Found in the Irish 1,000 Guineas.Posted 2 days ago

Fort Larned Breezes for First Time Since GP 'Cap Fiasco

Fort Larned wins 2012 Whitney

Breeders’ Cup Classic winner Fort Larned breezed four furlongs in :50 3/5 at Palm Meadows Training Center Thursday morning. It was the first workout for the 5-year-old son of E Dubai since stumbling and falling two jumps out of the gate at the start of the $300,000 Gulfstream Park Handicap (G2) on March 9.

“He went good. I just wanted a light work to see where he was. Everything’s really good,” trainer Ian Wilkes said. “He listened to the rider. He responded when he was asked to finish it off a little bit. So I’m very happy.”

Fort Larned, who grabbed a quarter in the incident in his 2013 debut, returned to the racetrack last weekend.

Wilkes said a start in the $100,000 Skip Away (G3) at Gulfstream on Florida Derby Day, March 30, would be “very remote.”

“We’ll probably go in the Oaklawn Handicap (April 13),” Wilkes said.

 

 

comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories