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  • Disco Partner (5-2) rolls last to first to win the Elusive Quality on the Belmont lawn.Posted 1 day ago
  • Battalion Runner and Malagacy will NOT run in the Kentucky Derby, per Todd Pletcher.Posted 1 day ago
  • Thunder Snow confirmed for the Kentucky Derby by Godolphin.Posted 1 day ago
  • Quiet Business (16-1) powers home to win the Bewitch at Keeneland.Posted 2 days ago
  • Celtic Chaos (7-1) gets up on the wire to win the Affirmed Success.Posted 2 days ago
  • Girvin, the Kentucky Derby points leader, has a quarter crack, via Byron King.Posted 3 days ago
  • Party Boat (7-2) takes the Memories of Silver on the Aqueduct turf.Posted 7 days ago
  • Dolphus (6-5), Rachel Alexandra's half-brother, wins AQU allowance; Shagaf lastPosted 7 days ago
  • Multiplier (4-1) kicks it in late to get past Hedge Fund in the Illinois Derby.Posted 7 days ago
  • Collected (3-5) rolls home much the best in the Californian.Posted 7 days ago
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User Since: 4/28/2011
Racing interest:
Passionate fan, historian, blogger, owner, advocate.
First track attended:
Oaklawn Park
Location:
Dallas, Texas
About me/racing interests:
Annual Kentucky Derby blogging since 1997. Formed Saturday Racing Stable LLC in 2010 with a dozen new owners. Two 2YOs and a 3YO filly currently in training with Bret Calhoun.

How did I get into racing?
Father owned horses when I was a teen and my siblings helped sneak me into Oaklawn when I was 10. Hit a pick 6 at Louisiana Downs at age 16.

Favorite racing moment?
Zenyatta prancing for Oaklawn fans after 2010 Apple Blossom, Cigar beating Silver Goblin in Oaklawn Handicap, 2004 Smarty Jones phenomenon, Afleet Alex in Arkansas Derby, Pine Bluff and Lil E Tee rivalry, Azeri running down Take Charge Lady for 3rd Apple Blossom - all at Oaklawn Park.