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  • Minding rolls home an easy winner of the Group 1 Pretty Polly Stakes at The Curragh.Posted 22 hours ago
  • Melatonin powers home a strong winner of the Gold Cup at Santa Anita.Posted 1 day ago
  • Lord Nelson lunges late to nip Subtle Indian in the Triple Bend.Posted 1 day ago
  • By the Moon proves best in the Grade 3 Bed O' Roses at Belmont Park.Posted 1 day ago
  • Mo Tom finds a trouble free trip, and rolls home an easy Ohio Derby winner.Posted 1 day ago
  • Isabella Sings strolls to victory in Monmouth's Eatontown.Posted 1 day ago
  • Sarah Sis makes all the running as the Chicago Handicap favorite.Posted 1 day ago
  • Harzand holds off Idaho in the Irish Derby to become a dual Derby winnerPosted 1 day ago
  • Far From Over wins his return today at Belmont after more than 16 months away.Posted 2 days ago
  • Champion Untapable has been retired from racing, according to owner, Ron Winchell.Posted 7 days ago
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BattleshipGal

User Since: 6/13/2013
Racing interest:
author and fan
First track attended:
Waterford Park (now Mountaineer Racetrack)
About me/racing interests:
Author of the books "Man o' War: A Legend Like Lightning" and "Battleship: A Daring Heiress, A Teenage Jockey, and America's Horse" (St. Martin's Press).

How did I get into racing?
Always loved horses. When I was a kid, Dad used to clip racing articles from newspapers and "Sports Illustrated" for me.

Favorite racing moment?
Too many to list! Forego's amazing Marlboro Cup (watched on TV) ... running out into the storm to watch Birdstone come into the winner's circle after his Travers win ... Barbaro's Derby ... and many, many more.

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