Since we all know I'm a fan, I'll say just one thing about Golden Lad's Razorback victory: It was great to finally see him move up into and win against stakes company.
Honor Code may have a lot to do in a short time, but if he can't make the Kentucky Derby, Shug can always point him toward the Preakness and Belmont. Having the potential to win 2 legs of the Triple Crown is better than having no shot at any of it.
Grade 1 Hollywood Starlet winner Streaming will miss two months of training after having a bone chip removed from a knee.
As I stated on my Facebook page when this posted there, the atrocious grammar in this comment shows that I should not be allowed near a keyboard before I've had my coffee.
My initial instinct was to award the 2013 Steeplechase Eclipse to Divine Fortune based on money earnings and have 2 wins versus 1 win for the other two finalists. However, when looking at the PPs for each again, I came to the conclusion that Italian Wedding should get the Eclipse this year. He may have the least in earnings, but out of the 5 times the finalists faced each other, he came out on top 3 of those times.
The Joe Hirsch is the race I'm looking forward to the most, betting opportunities and all.
Groupie Doll looks tough to beat, but Sweet Lulu will have home field advantage in a way.
This is right up Groupie Doll's alley, and I feel it's hers to lose.
Per DRF, final official time has been revised to 1.59:74 with a Beyer figure of 113.
I think I can understand how the rumor started, though. Velazquez said that he was done at the 1/2 mile pole and was just going through the motions.
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