Ticker
  • Annals of Time (5-1) gets clear late in the Grade 1 Hollywood Derby.Posted 4 hours ago
  • Vale Dori (1-2) much the best in the Grade 2 Bayakoa.Posted 5 hours ago
  • Royal Posse (3-5) repeats in the Claiming Crown Jewel and becomes a millionaire.Posted 6 hours ago
  • King and His Court (8-5) flies home to win the Display Stakes.Posted 6 hours ago
  • R Angel Katelyn (8-5) leads all the way in the Sandpiper.Posted 6 hours ago
  • Rapid Rhythm runs them down in the Battle of New Orleans.Posted 6 hours ago
  • Highway Star (7-1) is up in time to win the Go for Wand.Posted 7 hours ago
  • Chance of Luck (7-2) holds on to take the Inaugural StakesPosted 7 hours ago
  • Whitmore wins the 6th race at Aqueduct, his first race back since the Kentucky Derby.Posted 8 hours ago
  • Even Thunder (5-2) holds on to win the King's Swan.Posted 1 day ago

It's Tricky's Work Impresses McLaughlin

It's Tricky wins 2012 Ogden Phipps
Godolphin Racing’s It’s Tricky worked four furlongs in a reported “49 and change” on Saturday in what was her first breeze over the Tapeta surface at the Greentree Training Center.

 

“She didn’t go very fast, she didn’t go in company, but she went great,” said trainer Kiaran McLaughlin. “The real neat thing is that she galloped out real strongly. She often does not, so that was a real good sign.”

 

It’s Tricky is under consideration for either the Grade 1, seven-furlong Ballerina on August 24 or the Grade 1, 1 1/8-mile Personal Ensign on August 26. The 4-year-old daughter of Mineshaft is a graded stakes winner at both distances. In her most recent start, she captured the Grade 1, 1 1/16-mile Ogden Phipps Handicap around one turn on May 28 at Belmont Park.

 

“We’ll work her every week until the race, either the [Ballerina on the] 24th or the [Personal Ensign on the] 26th,” said McLaughlin. “Most likely the 26th, but you never know. There’s a chance if there’s a four-horse field in the [Ballerina] we’ll go in that direction, but we’ll most likely go long. We’ll talk with [Godolphin racing manager] Simon Crisford.”

 

 

 

comments powered by Disqus

Older Comments about It's Tricky's Work Impresses McLaughlin...

Great filly :)
Great filly :)

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories