Ticker
  • Abel Tasman (12-1) gets up in time to beat American Gal in the Grade 1 Starlet.Posted 10 hours ago
  • Mastery (1-5) shrugs off his competition in the Grade 1 Los Alamitos CashCall Futurity.Posted 11 hours ago
  • Party Boat (5-2) gets her head down to win the Wait a While.Posted 13 hours ago
  • Fact Finding (8-5) draws clear of the Smooth Air field and keeps a perfect record.Posted 13 hours ago
  • Lovable Lady (12-1) blasts away in the Willa On the Move Stakes.Posted 13 hours ago
  • Paulassilverlining (1-9) makes easy work of the Garland of Roses field.Posted 14 hours ago
  • Sonic Mule (3-1) keeps the wins for Todd Pletcher rolling in the Buffalo Man.Posted 14 hours ago
  • Tapwrit (3-2) holds off stablemate Master Plan to win the Pulpit.Posted 14 hours ago
  • Lirica (5-2) finds a clear path to take the Hut Hut Stakes.Posted 16 hours ago
  • Bode's Dream (5-2) returns victorious in the House Party to remain undefeated.Posted 17 hours ago

Sagamore colt Tiger Walk ready for Preakness

After bucking the odds to become a major player in the sports apparel business, Kevin Plank is eyeing a similar role in horse racing.

Plank, the founder and owner of Under Armour Inc., bought Sagamore Farm in 2007. The 530-acre training and breeding facility was once the home of Native Dancer, winner of the Preakness and Belmont in 1953. After spending millions of dollars to refurbish the farm, Plank is poised to take the next step in his bid to restore Maryland's rich racing tradition.

Having already produced a Breeder's Cup winner and a Belmont Stakes entrant at Sagamore Farm, Plank will enter Tiger Walk in Saturday's Preakness. His ultimate goal, however, is to develop a Triple Crown winner.

Plank figures Maryland, and Sagamore Farm in particular, is as good a place as any to breed the next great horse.
Read More

 

comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories