The Preakness – Grade One $1500.000 The Preakness is a funny race out of the three TC races simply because it neither gets the glory of being the first or the drama of being the last and yet it is… Read More ›
King Que Niagra, when he decides to show up, can be a very good racehorse. His problem is that you just never know what kind of race that you are going to get out of him, because when it is not his day, it’s a long day. He seemed like he might have been due for one of his big races here, but it is hard to have confidence in a horse like this.
Just because it is the week between the KYD and the PRK doesn’t mean we can’t have very big races this weekend! Center stage will go to the turf stars for now, and the excitement will be at BEL as the 20th running of the Grade 1 Man O War goes to post.
The 19th Running of the G1 Derby City Distaff Saturday, May 7, 2022 CD Race #10 18:00 $750.000 F&M 4+ 122 Lbs 7 Furlongs Track Record-1:20.69 (Point Break-2005) Stakes Record-1:21.00 (Avery Island-2012) Prominent throughout, Strawberry was able to get the… Read More ›
The 19th Running of the G1 Forester Turf Classic Saturday, May 7, 2022 CD Race #11 Post Time 18:30 $1,000.000 11/8 Turf 4+ 122 Lbs Track/Stakes Record-1:44.12 (Iron Kaki-2012) For the 2nd year in a row, it was Immoral that claimed… Read More ›
La Troienne – Grade I1 1/16 Mile Dirt Stake Purse $750.000 Filly & Mare 4 Year Olds And Up. 1st Tenrikyo Smokey Stover Jaramillo E Well of the big three only Naples didn’t… Read More ›
5/7/2022 12 CD THE KYD (GI) $3,000.000 3YO 1 1/4 mile Dirt Weight 126lbs Fillies 121lbs Preference to TC-KYD Qualifications I’m the one constantly preaching big races, big purse, big horses, big barns… but I don’t listen to… Read More ›
The last time Smokey Stover won the race, it was back in 2019, with Tenrikyo. Running just prior to the KYO on the card was the La Troienne, a race won by Tenrikyo and Smokey Stover, so the trainer had to be thinking that would be a good omen for Exactly in this race.
The 19th Running of the G1 CD Saturday, May 7, 2022 CD Race #9 18:30 $750.000 4+ 122 Lbs 7 Furlongs Track Record-1:20.69 (Point Break-2005) Stakes Record-1:21.02 (Bold Gold-2012) Older sprinters go 7-furlongs with $750.000 on the line in the… Read More ›