Ticker
  • Divine Oath rides the rail to score in the Grade 3 Kent! Posted 44 minutes ago
  • Princess of Sylmar has been retired. Posted 8 hours ago
  • Game On Dude has been retired. Posted 1 day ago
  • Untapable heads a field of nine in the $1 million Cotillion. Posted 4 days ago
  • California Chrome draws the rail for the Pennsylvania Derby. Posted 4 days ago
  • Sheikhzayedroad scoots up the rail for the Northern Dancer victory! Posted 6 days ago
  • Baltic Baroness wins the Prix Vermeille; Treve a disappointing 4th. Posted 6 days ago
  • Suntracer cashes in the Kentucky Turf Cup! Posted 6 days ago
  • Conquest Typhoon much the best in the Summer! Posted 6 days ago
  • Ball Dancing beats her stablemate to the wire in the Sands Point! Posted 6 days ago

Lilacs and Lace Upsets Kathmanblu

Lightly-regarded Lilacs and Lace shocked many in the crowd of 23,155 racing fans who turned out to watch the $400,000 Central Bank Ashland Stakes (gr. I) at Keeneland April 9. The 48-1 longshot defeated Wyomia by a length while favored Kathmanblu finished third at the Central Kentucky track.

According to Lilacs and Lace’s rider, Javier Castellano, it couldn’t have gone much better for his mount in the 1 1/16-mile event for 3-year-old fillies.

“We talked about it before the race that if she broke well, take it from there,” he said. “It worked out great. She broke sharp today; I go from there. She had a perfect trip, a beautiful trip. She enjoyed going to the lead.”


Read More

 

comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories