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  • Curlin Road (9-1) gets up to win the Cougar II at Del Mar.Posted 20 minutes ago
  • Paulassilverlining (8-5) wins the stretch battle in the Honorable Miss (G2).Posted 3 hours ago
  • Cool Catomine (14-1) wins the Prince of Wales over Aurora Way and State of Honor.Posted 1 day ago
  • Miss Ella (5-2) wins the Caress Stakes at Saratoga for the second straight year.Posted 2 days ago
  • Madam Dancealot (21-1) rolls from last to win the San Clemente going away.Posted 3 days ago
  • Abel Tasman (4-5) edges Elate in the Coaching Club American Oaks.Posted 3 days ago
  • Accelerate (7-1) wins in a romp as Arrogate finishes way back in the San Diego Handicap. Posted 3 days ago
  • Hunt (3-1) waits and then blows by in the Grade 2 Eddie Read.Posted 4 days ago
  • Lady Eli (9-10), giving eight pounds, edges Quidura on the wire of the Grade 1 Diana.Posted 4 days ago
  • Firenze Fire (12-1) holds off Free Drop Billy in the Sanford Stakes.Posted 4 days ago
Saratoga and Del Mar 2017

Totally Awesome

They call Awesome Gem a "working man's horse." A look at the stats tells you why.

Consider: forty-four starts for West Point Thoroughbreds, 32 in graded races, 15 in Grade 1 events.

Eight wins, four of them graded, including a score in the 2010 Hollywood Gold Cup, a title he'll defend in the 72nd edition this Saturday.

Fourteen near-misses as the runner-up in races like the 2009 Eddie Read Stakes and the 2007 Pacific Classic at Del Mar. Read More

 

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