AQUEDUCT, Ozone Park, NY
|1||Researcher||Margin: ½||BRIS: 108||$65,040|
2004 | Bay Gelding | Two Smart - Wild Magnolia, Apalachee
Sire: Two Smart, Dark Bay or Brown, 1994. Raced 1 years. 7 starts, 6 wins, $178,050. Lifetime: 5 yearlings sold, median $3,000. In 2009: .84 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Apalachee, Bay, 1971. In 2009: 1.52 AEI.
|2||Brilliant Son||Margin: 5½||BRIS: 107||$21,680|
2003 | Bay Gelding | Stormin Fever - Newmar, Salt Lake
Sire: Stormin Fever , Dark Bay or Brown, 1994. Raced 4 years. 21 starts, 8 wins, $484,664. Lifetime: 304 yearlings sold, median $25,000.
Broodmare Sire: Salt Lake, Bay, 1989.
Keeneland 2004 September Yearling Sale, $120,000.
|3||Dry Martini||Margin: 2¾||BRIS: 101||$11,924|
2003 | Gray or Roan Gelding | Slew Gin Fizz - Jon's Kimberly, Criminal Type
Sire: Slew Gin Fizz, Gray or Roan, 1991. Raced 2 years. 12 starts, 4 wins, $210,994. Lifetime: 49 yearlings sold, median $9,500. In 2009: 1.50 AEI.
Broodmare Sire: Criminal Type, Chestnut, 1985. In 2009: .82 AEI.
|1||Researcher||Michael J. Luzzi||Jeff C. Runco|
|2||Brilliant Son||Rajiv Maragh||Kiaran P. McLaughlin|
|3||Dry Martini||Channing Hill||William H. Turner, Jr.|
|4||Sir Whimsey||Ramon A. Dominguez||Steven M. Asmussen|
|5||Temporary Saint||Eddie Castro||David Jacobson|
Jeff Runco became the 24th trainer in North American history to notch 3,000 wins in a career when Sweet Halucination won the fifth race at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races on April 23 by 8 1/2 lengths.Sunday, April 24, 2011
Wertheimer and Frere's Kentucky homebred Exhi had no problem returning from his six-month layoff, as he took a short field wire-to-wire in the $150,000 Ben Ali (gr. III) April 23 for his second graded stakes win at Keeneland.Saturday, April 23, 2011
Despite making his season debut, multiple stakes winner Exhi figures to be well-backed in a short field entered for the $150,000 Ben Ali (gr. III) April 23 at Keeneland.Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Rutledge Farm was back in the winner's circle Charles Town Classic night for the third straight year, but not with its homebred Researcher.Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Kinross Corp.'s Researcher, winner of the first two editions of the Charles Town Classic, will make his return to flat racing March 26 in a $35,000 open allowance race at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races.Wednesday, March 23, 2011
After a failed attempt as a jump horse, Researcher has returned to training for his new owners and will be aimed toward a title defense in the $1 million Charles Town Classic (gr. III) April 16.Wednesday, March 02, 2011
The question of which state will win the $500,000 Sunshine Millions Classic is moot this year as all 10 entrants were bred in Florida.Monday, January 24, 2011
Reeves Thoroughbred Racing and partners' 3-year-old Mucho Macho Man worked a bullet five furlongs in :59 1/5 Jan. 15 at Gulfstream Park for trainer Kathy Ritvo as he prepares for his 2011 debut in the $400,000 Holy Bull.Saturday, January 15, 2011
The first graded stakes in the history of Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races highlights a 2011 stakes schedule worth more than $3 million at the West Virginia track.Monday, December 20, 2010
The 4-year-old son of Arch will look to conquer 10 furlongs for the first time when he faces a solid field in the $750,000 Jockey Club Gold Cup (gr. I) Oct. 2 at Belmont Park.Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Trainer Al Stall Jr. said Whitney Handicap (gr. I) winner Blame would arrive at Belmont Park on Sept. 30 in advance of his expected next start in the $750,000 Jockey Club Gold Cup Invitational (gr. I).Friday, September 17, 2010
Former trainer Dennis Brida and Thoroughbred owner Carol Nyren have been appointed to the board of directors of Old Friends, the Thoroughbred retirement facility in Georgetown, Ky.Friday, September 17, 2010
Millionaire 7-year-old Grand Couturier has not been a factor in four starts this season, but his connections are hoping he will return to form in a race he won a year ago, the Bowling Green Handicap (gr. IIT) at Belmont.Wednesday, September 08, 2010
I Want Revenge, the colt who was scratched as the favorite following an injury on the morning of the 2009 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), tops a six-horse field entered in Philip H. Iselin Stakes (gr. III).Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Kinross Corp.'s Researcher again played to the home crowd at Charles Town Races & Slots April 17 with a repeat victory in the Charles Town Classic, one of the richest races in the country for older horses.Saturday, April 17, 2010
Santa Anita Handicap (gr. I) winner Misremembered and a pair of West Point Thoroughbreds runners, Macho Again and Awesome Gem, lead a group of 65 nominated to the $1 million Charles Town Classic to be run April 17.Tuesday, April 06, 2010
The winner of the inaugural Charles Town Classic in 2009 seems well on his way to making a bid for top honors again this year.Monday, March 29, 2010
Hermen Greenberg, breeder of 1993 Belmont Stakes (gr. I) winner Colonial Affair, died Feb. 28.Tuesday, March 02, 2010
Quality Road broke his own nine-furlong track record that he set last year at Gulfstream Park, turning in a dazzling performance when crushing the field the field Feb. 6 in the $500,000 Donn Handicap (gr. I).Saturday, February 06, 2010
Jason, Tom, and Les Instone of brisnet/Twinspires.com preview the Robert B. Lewis Stakes (gr. II) and the Donn Handicap (gr. I). Plus, quick picks for the Gulfstream Park Turf and the Hallandale Beach.Thursday, February 04, 2010
Preparations have begun, locally and elsewhere, for the $1-million Charles Town Classic in April.Thursday, February 04, 2010
With his setbacks apparently behind him, Quality Road looks to continue what his connections hope will be a stellar 4-year-old campaign in the $500,000 Donn Handicap (gr. I) Feb. 6 at GulfstreamThursday, February 04, 2010
Defending Ft. Lauderdale Stakes (gr. IIIT) champion Kiss the Kid returns for another crack at the turf event, but figures to have a much tougher time in the 2010 edition.Thursday, January 07, 2010
Charles Town Races & Slots will offer a guaranteed purse of $1-million for the 2010 edition of the Charles Town Classic for 3-year-olds and up at 1 1/8 miles.Monday, December 14, 2009
Barry Schwartz's Rodman took advantage of an unexpectedly easy lead and was never seriously challenged while romping to a 5 3/4-length score in the $107,500 Queens County Handicap (gr. III) at Aqueduct Dec. 12.Saturday, December 12, 2009