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  • Texas Chrome (2-1) bravely squeezed through on the rail for an Oklahoma Derby win.Posted 16 hours ago
  • Unbridled Mo (4-1) rides the rail to victory in the Remington Park Oaks.Posted 17 hours ago
  • Accelerate (1-1) rallies to win the Los Alamitos Derby (G2).Posted 1 day ago
  • Connect (10-1) upsets the Pennsylvania Derby.Posted 1 day ago
  • Songbird (1-5) gets win number 11 in the Cotillion (G1) at Parx Racing.Posted 1 day ago
  • Noholdingback Bear (3-1) wins the Gallant Bob (G3) at Parx Racing.Posted 1 day ago
  • 2015 Turf Champion Big Blue Kitten has been retired from racing, via the Chad Brown barn.Posted 5 days ago
  • No catching Sarah Sis (10-1) in the Presque Isle Downs Masters.Posted 6 days ago
  • Victory to Victory  7-1) pulls clear in the Grade 1 Natalma Stakes.Posted 7 days ago
  • Good Samaritan (3-1) rolls to a Breeders' Cup birth with a Summer Stakes win.Posted 7 days ago
12thCrown Silks

12thCrown

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.