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Canadian invader River Seven, racing for the first time south of his home country’s border, wore down Frac Daddy near the finish under jockey Shaun Bridgmohan to score a half-length victory over 11 rivals in the 10th running of the $115,400 Commonwealth Turf (Grade III) for 3-year-olds at 1 1/16 mil...Read More
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  • EP Taylor · He was my plate pick, but since then he has really rounded nicely into form. 2014 could be a big year on the lawn for that colt. Best of luck Trackside. Hope to see River Seven in the Northen Dancer this year. · 152 days ago ·
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  • Jay S. · Nice to hear Frac Daddy had a very good showing after being out for a while. · 152 days ago ·
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Frac Daddy, a disappointing 16th on the first Saturday in May, will seek to make good on the Churchill Downs grass Saturday night in the Commonwealth Turf. Read More
One horse that has quietly emerged as a potential turf star, and has actually already defeated both Silver Max and Summer Front, is the Dale Romans’ three-year-old Finnegans Wake. That victory over the previous top two sophomore turfers in America, came when he finished a fast closing second in the ...Read More
Claiborne Farm and Adele B. Dilschneider’s homebred Lea raced close to the lead throughout and drew clear in the stretch to win Saturday’s ninth running of the Grade III, $117,100 Commonwealth Turf at Churchill Downs by three-quarters of a length over a fast-closing King David.Read More
Trainer Dale Romans entered Thursday with a share of the lead in the trainer’s standings and he will look to continue his success at the Fall Meet when he saddles Finnegans Wake and Quick Wit in Saturday night’s Commonwealth Turf (GIII).Read More
Trainer Todd Pletcher will attempt to sweep the two 3-year-old turf stakes on Saturday night at Churchill Downs when he sends out Finale in the Commonwealth Turf (GIII) and Peace Preserver in the Mrs. Revere (GII). Read More
Scarlett Stable’s King David, winner of the Jamaica Handicap (Grade I) at Belmont Park, tops the list of probable starters for Saturday’s ninth running of the $100,000-added Commonwealth Turf (GIII) for 3-year-olds on the Matt Winn Turf Course.Read More
Sagamore Farm’s Humble and Hungry swept to the lead in midstretch and cruised to a 1 1/4-length victory over Wilkinson to win the eighth running of the $111,200 Commonwealth Turf (Grade III) for 3-year-olds at Churchill Downs. Trained by Ignacio Correas IV and ridden by Jose Lezcano, Humble and Hung...Read More
Harvey Clarke and Andrew Albstein’s Yankee Fourtune shot past Stormy Lord leaving the far turn and went on to score a one-length victory over Guys Reward to win the seventh running of $121,900 Commonwealth Turf (Grade III) for 3-year-olds on Saturday afternoon at Churchill Downs.   Ridden by V...Read More
Speedy gelding Yankee Fourtune will seek his fifth consecutive victory Nov. 13 at Churchill Downs when he faces a dozen rivals in the $100,000 Commonwealth Turf (gr. IIIT) for 3-year-olds going 1 1/16 miles.The son of Yankee Gentleman has been unbeatable since scoring a maiden claimer at Belmont Par...Read More
The wire came just in time for front-running Get Stormy, who gutted out the final couple of strides to nose the relentless Street Move in the $112,100 Commonwealth Turf (gr. IIIT) at Churchill Downs Nov. 15.Read More

Race Results & Past Performances

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View Details11/16/13CD71 1/16 mT03 MCommonwealth Turf Stakes-G3River SevenFrac DaddyKaigun1:44.11
View Details11/17/12CD71 1/16 mT03 MCommonwealth Turf Stakes-G3LeaKing DavidLockout1:42.27
View DetailsView Video11/03/11CD111 1/16 mT03 MCommonwealth Turf Stakes-G3Humble and HungryWilkinsonSilver Medallion1:45.24
View Details11/13/10CD91 1/16 mT03 MCommonwealth Turf Stakes-G3Yankee FourtuneGuys RewardTurallure1:44.68
View DetailsView Video11/15/09CD91 1/16 mT03 MCommonwealth Turf Stakes-G3Get StormyStreet MoveGrizzled Robert1:41.67
View DetailsView Video11/09/08CD91 1/16 mT03 MCommonwealth Turf Stakes-G3Nistle's CrunchSeaspeakJimmy Simms1:44.48