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  • Texas Chrome (2-1) bravely squeezed through on the rail for an Oklahoma Derby win.Posted 4 days ago
  • Unbridled Mo (4-1) rides the rail to victory in the Remington Park Oaks.Posted 4 days ago
  • Accelerate (1-1) rallies to win the Los Alamitos Derby (G2).Posted 5 days ago
  • Connect (10-1) upsets the Pennsylvania Derby.Posted 5 days ago
  • Songbird (1-5) gets win number 11 in the Cotillion (G1) at Parx Racing.Posted 5 days ago
  • Noholdingback Bear (3-1) wins the Gallant Bob (G3) at Parx Racing.Posted 5 days ago
  • 2015 Turf Champion Big Blue Kitten has been retired from racing, via the Chad Brown barn.Posted 8 days ago
  • No catching Sarah Sis (10-1) in the Presque Isle Downs Masters.Posted 10 days ago
  • Victory to Victory  7-1) pulls clear in the Grade 1 Natalma Stakes.Posted 11 days ago
  • Good Samaritan (3-1) rolls to a Breeders' Cup birth with a Summer Stakes win.Posted 11 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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