Horse Racing Talk: On Tom's d'Etat, the Pegasus World Cup

Horse Racing Talk: On Tom's d'Etat, the Pegasus World Cup
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Horse Racing Nation is thrilled to syndicate "Horse Racing Talk," hosted by Iowa-based KXnO's Emery Songer and John Hernandez. Look for a new edition here each week!

On the latest show...

 To open is an update on the Pegasus World Cup Invitational and Pegasus World Cup Turf fields with the Jan. 26 races just more than a week away.
 Jason Loutsch, racing manager for Albaugh Family Stables, joins to discuss the group's 3-year-olds as the Albaughs look for a fourth straight Derby runner. While Admire is entered for Saturday's Lecomte (G3), Loutsch says the horse will scratch from the No. 14 post..

 Al Stall, trainer of Pegasus contender Tom's d'Etat, outlines the older horse's career and what to expect from him in the $9 million race at Gulfstream Park.



Meet the Hosts

Emery Songer and John Hernandez talk with some of the biggest names in horse racing weekly on 
KXnO's Horse Racing Talk!

Emery grew to love horse racing by watching horses like Barbaro and Rachel Alexandra while witnessing the pageantry and history of The Sport of Kings. John is a longtime veteran of the horse racing media world and he currently serves as the track television handicapper and commentator at Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Iowa. His years in the industry all over the country have allowed him to create relationships with some of the top jockeys, trainers and personalities in horse racing.

Together, they bring different perspectives and analysis from the biggest races and events on the national thoroughbred scene. Each week, some of the important players in the game talk about their experiences and give special insight about the latest happenings in their career and on the track. Tune into the show each week to stay up-to-date on some of the biggest stories here, at kxno.com or through the iHeartRadio app.

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