• The Pizza Man dominates the Hollywood Turf Cup.Posted 16 hours ago
  • Heart to Heart runs away with the River City on the Churchill Downs turf.Posted 16 hours ago
  • Green Gratto holds off a brigade to win the Fall Highweight at 24-1.Posted 17 hours ago
  • It's all Favorite Tale in the Fabulous Strike.Posted 1 day ago
  • Lavender Chrissie romps past Calamity Kate in the Zia Park Oaks.Posted 1 day ago
  • Mobile Bay wins the Zia Park Derby, while International Star fades to fourth.Posted 1 day ago
  • It's all Lewys Vaporizer in the $200,000 Steel Valley Sprint at Mahoning Valley.Posted 3 days ago
  • Solid Wager rolls late in the Cary Grant; Big Macher last at 2-5.Posted 4 days ago
  • Dolphus (Lookin at Lucky), 1/2 brother to Rachel Alexandra, wins his career debut at Fair Grounds.Posted 4 days ago
  • Rusty Slipper proves best in the 11-furlong Red Carpet.Posted 5 days ago

Memories of Personal Ensign

Thousands of races are run during the course of a lifetime but the most vivid memories are isolated moments frozen in time that take the breath away. Personal Ensign ran a dozen races after winning a maiden race in the mud at Belmont Park by almost 13 lengths on September 28, 1986 and stamped herself as a champion for the ages, among the best of her sex ever to wear a bridle. But the announcement of her death on Friday, perhaps for all who watched her unfolding career as she carved a deep niche in history, brought back the last day on which she ever graced a racetrack. Read More


comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories