2011 Bing Crosby (G1)

7/31/2011, Del Mar
Post Time:
5:41 PM PT
6 f (Synthetic)
3+ M
*Rank is current Power Ranking among all active horses, based on highest HRN rating. Rating is based on HRN member voting.

What the Nation is saying about the 2011 Bing Crosby (G1)...

James and Marilyn Helzer’s amazingly fast Euroears, with jockey Rafael Bejarano along for the ride, set a track record of 1:08.17 Sunday with a brilliant performance in the featured Grade I $250,000 Bing Crosby Stakes before 17,109 fans.Read More
Two years ago at Del Mar, an underachieving 3-year-old named Kinsale King was transferred to then 33-year-old trainer Carl O’Callaghan. The son of Yankee Victor had shown a tendency to have foot and other problems, produced one win in four starts and had been routed, beaten nearly 30 lengths, in a S...Read More
  • Rossington · Although he ran a great race at Royal-Ascot in last year's G1 Golden Jubilee Stakes on turf. Kingsale King's always been at his best on a synthetic surface, more than any other. As he displayed by beating one of the top sprinters in the world in Rocket Man in Dubai in the 2010 Golden Shaheen. If he's anywhere close to his best in the Bing Crosby? I believe Kingsale King will take a world of beating in this race. · 991 days ago ·
Asked for an assessment of the current state of the sprint division on a national teleconference call earlier this week, Smiling Tiger trainer Jeff Bonde was forthright and, some might say, parochial. “I still think that the West Coast horses are stronger, that’s only my opinion. And there’s lo...Read More
Our favorite part of the year is upon us with the turf meeting the surf for the 72nd season of racing paradise at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club...Read More
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  • Raidr30 · Mr. Commons just changed that. First Favorite to finally win! · 1002 days ago ·
  • mdoche · Chalky end to the day with a meager Pick 4 payout. · 1002 days ago ·
Smiling Tiger reverted to the front-running tactics he employed prior to Rosario taking over, blowing away a solid field of sprinters...Read More
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  • mshutty · Made up big time for that trouble-plagued defeat in the Churchill Downs Handicap · 1020 days ago ·
  • mdoche · The best sprinters are here on the West Coast. Tiger just freaked yesterday and the others were maybe a little off their game. Amazombie and other will be back, but Tiger is at the head of the class. · 1020 days ago ·

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