2012 Arlington Classic (LS)

5/26/2012, Arlington Park
Post Time:
4:48 PM CT
1 1/16 m (Turf)
3 M

What the Nation is saying about the 2012 Arlington Classic (LS)...

In my opinion Arlington Park has had a fantastic meet so far! It’s just not because I’m actually making money (ha-ha) but the racing has been excellent to kick off 2012. Let's review my 10 observations of the happenings a month and a half into the meet.Read More
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  • AndyScoggin · And how many days until the Million? · 672 days ago ·
  • christysontheweb · CDH...you can't win it unless you're in it!!! ;) Those wete some pretty interesting stats too, did ya map it all out on the white board? Florent is def a fave in the jockey dept and Silver Max is one you could just never say enough good about!! · 667 days ago ·
Mike Stidham's Upperline and Dale Roman's Silver Max run away with impressive victories at Arlington on Saturday. Read More
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  • Chicago · You're not kidding! I was surprised he didn't fade after going so fast early! That horse is something special and I'm sure we'll see him on August 18th! · 688 days ago ·
  • LongLiveBigRed · It was hot and humid here yesterday, too. To run that pace throughout in these conditions showed me a lot. · 688 days ago ·
Favorites were the order of the day in Saturday’s stakes races at Arlington Park with Stone Farm, John Adger, Oakcrest Farm & Mike Stidham’s Upperline taking the Grade III $150,000 Arlington Matron and Mark Bacon & Dana Wells’ Silver Max capturing the $125,000 Arlington Classic.Read More
In an attempt to do something completely different I completed a preview of this weekend's Arlington Matron and Arlington Classic in video format. Two very good stakes races kick off Memorial Day weekend! Check it out!Read More
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  • LongLiveBigRed · Nice job, Chris. I like LaBailladora in the Matron. I'm up in the air about the classic. For one thing it's raining outside as I type this (I'm in the northern Chicago suburbs); will they move off the turf? · 690 days ago ·
  • cpsoren121 · It turned out to be a great day actually, turf was 'good' for a while but then was upgraded to 'firm' · 689 days ago ·
The Grade III Arlington Matron and the $125,000 Arlington Classic, both longtime fixtures at Chicago’s premier Thoroughbred oval, will share top billing on Saturday, May 26. Stone Farm, John Adger, Oak Crest Farm & Mike Stidham’s Upperline headlines the Arlington Matron and Grade II Mark Bacon & Dia...Read More