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  • Unique Bella is off the Kentucky Oaks trail with a sore shin, per Steve Anderson.Posted 16 hours ago
  • Hence (10-1) rallies to win the Sunland Park Derby going away.Posted 2 days ago
  • Ghalia (2-1) edges a game Kell Paso in the Sunland Park Oaks.Posted 2 days ago
  • Itsinthepost (6-1) drives home the win in the Grade 2 San Luis Rey.Posted 3 days ago
  • Fear the Cowboy (7-2) comes running late to capture the Grade 3 Skip Away.Posted 3 days ago
  • Fast and Accurate (24-1) bursts through to upset the Grade 3 Spiral.Posted 3 days ago
  • Purely a Dream (12-1) pulls ahead in the stretch to take the Grade 3 Bourbonette Oaks.Posted 3 days ago
  • Arrogate, despite a dreadful break, wins the Dubai World Cup easily.Posted 3 days ago
  • Jack Hobbs is much the best in the Sheema Classic.Posted 3 days ago
  • Vivlos flies late to get up for the win in the $6 million Dubai Turf.Posted 3 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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