AQUEDUCT, Ozone Park, NY
|1||Ah Day||Margin: head||TrueNicks: C+||$66,420|
2003 | Bay Gelding | Malibu Moon - Endette, Thirty Eight Paces
Sire: Malibu Moon , Bay, 1997. Raced 1 years. 2 starts, 1 wins, $33,840. Lifetime: 493 yearlings sold, median $70,000.
Broodmare Sire: Thirty Eight Paces, Chestnut, 1978.
|2||Eternal Star||Margin: ¾||TrueNicks: C||$22,140|
2004 | Chestnut Horse | Five Star Day - Retsina's Princess, Eternal Prince
Sire: Five Star Day , Chestnut, 1996. Raced 3 years. 16 starts, 6 wins, $575,365. Lifetime: 239 yearlings sold, median $20,000.
Broodmare Sire: Eternal Prince, Bay, 1982.
Keeneland 2005 September Yearling Sale, $65,000.
|3||Saint Daimon||Margin: ¾||TrueNicks: A||$11,070|
2003 | Bay Gelding | Saint Ballado - Daimon, Strike Gold
Sire: Saint Ballado, Dark Bay or Brown, 1989. Raced 2 years. 9 starts, 4 wins, $302,820. Lifetime: 319 yearlings sold, median $110,000.
Broodmare Sire: Strike Gold, Dark Bay or Brown, 1980. In 2009: 1.09 AEI.
|1||Ah Day||Sheldon Russell||King T. Leatherbury|
|2||Eternal Star||Julian Pimentel||Michael J. Trombetta|
|3||Saint Daimon||Jean-Luc Samyn||Steven T. Jerkens|
|4||Lucky Island (ARG)||Alan Garcia||Kiaran P. McLaughlin|
|5||Driven by Success||Rajiv Maragh||Bruce N. Levine|
|6||Joey P.||Eddie Castro||Benjamin W. Perkins, Jr.|
|7||West Coast Flier||Pablo Morales||Gary C. Contessa|
|8||Grand Champion||Eibar Coa||Michael E. Hushion|
|9||Place Your Bet||Jennifer Stisted||Scott A. Lake|
Frank Costa, a New-Jersey trainer for decades, passed away Aug. 3 at the age of 77.Saturday, August 04, 2012
Close Up, sire of millionaire Joey P., has been relocated to Raimonde Farm, in Wooster, Ohio. The 16-year-old son of Capote is standing as the property of a syndicate for a $1,500 fee in 2012.Friday, March 16, 2012
The Thanksgiving Day Fall Highweight Handicap (gr. IIIT), the holiday feature at Aqueduct, drew a field of 10 older sprinters.Saturday, November 19, 2011
A full field of 14, led by the coupled entry of Driven by Success and Driven by Solar, was drawn for the $150,000 General George Handicap (gr. II) Feb. 21 at Laurel Park.Friday, February 18, 2011
Calibrachoa reeled in entrymate Driven by Success to give trainer Todd Pletcher and owner Mike Repole a sweep of the top two spots in the $65,000 Gravesend Stakes Dec. 18 at Aqueduct Racetrack.Saturday, December 18, 2010
Led by Godolphin Stable's Girolamo, a talented field of nine sprinters will all vie for their first grade I win in the $350,000 Vosburgh Invitational Oct. 2 at Belmont Park.Wednesday, September 29, 2010
A hiccup by the meet's leading jockey in a stream of good races on the pre-Travers card.Saturday, August 28, 2010
Veteran Kentucky horseman George R. Arnold Sr. died July 4. The Lexington native was 83.Tuesday, July 06, 2010
Munnings and Musket Man will square off in the grade I, $250,000 Carter Handicap April 3 at Aqueduct.Wednesday, March 31, 2010
Susan Roy and Vinery Stables' Awesome Act turned in an impressive performance in his first start on dirt, accelerating past rivals at the top of the stretch en route to a 1 1/4-length victory in the $250,000 Gotham Stakes.Saturday, March 06, 2010
Custom for Carlos and Wall Street Wonder, both looking for their third straight win, will go up against three other stakes-winning older males including group III victor Elusive Warning in the March 6 Toboggan Handicap.Wednesday, March 03, 2010
Greenspring made it a perfect 3-for-3 at Laurel Park, as he came from just off the pace and collared Digger in mid-stretch to take the $150,000 General George Handicap (gr. II) in track record time Feb. 15Monday, February 15, 2010
As Laurel Park digs out from a pair of massive snow storms, the Maryland Jockey Club will run four stakes races Presidents Day, including the General George and Barbara Fritchie Handicaps (both gr. II).Friday, February 12, 2010
Aqueduct's Fall Highweight Handicap, which will take place this year on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26, will be a true test of speed and strength as both experienced stakes winners and several less-seasoned runners prepare to carry some extra pounds.Tuesday, November 24, 2009
Off his game in his past two tries, Past the Point makes his first start at Aqueduct for trainer Eoin Harty as the morning line favorite in the $150,000 Bold Ruler Handicap (gr. III) Oct. 31.Thursday, October 29, 2009
Ramon Dominguez rode four stakes winners Oct. 24 at rainy Belmont Park, including a three-quarters of a length victory by Haynesfield in the $250,000 Empire Classic.Saturday, October 24, 2009
Jason, Tom, and Rich Nilsen of brisnet preview the Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash (gr. I) at Laurel.Thursday, October 22, 2009
Three-year-old Vineyard Haven, winner of Saratoga's King's Bishop Stakes (gr. I) before being disqualified in his only start in the past eight months, faces older horses for the first time in the $300,000 Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash (gr. I) at Laurel Park Oct. 24.Wednesday, October 21, 2009
Rachel Alexandra's attempt against older males has given the Woodward (gr. I) all the headlines, but Saratoga's other grade I race on Sept. 5--the $300,000 Forego Stakes--is no slouch. The seven-furlong sprint drew a solid field of a 12, including the morning-line favorite, Kodiak Kowboy.Wednesday, September 02, 2009
Joey P., who underwent emergency surgery to correct a twisted intestine on June 18, will return to Monmouth Park to resume training early next week, trainer Ben Perkins Jr. said Aug. 8.Saturday, August 08, 2009
After Fabulous Strike turned in a dazzling performance in the June 6 True North (gr. III), trainer Todd Beattie said he was leaning toward giving the 6-year-old gelding some well-deserved time off. But as they say, the horse will tell you what it wants, and the son of Smart Strike has spoken loud and clear.Thursday, July 02, 2009
Preakness (gr. I) and Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) winner Rachel Alexandra galloped about a mile and a quarter on Belmont's fast main track early June 26, well in advance of a 9:30 a.m. EDT downpour.Friday, June 26, 2009
Prominent names are expected for the June 20 Charles Town Races & Slots Sprint Festival, which will feature five stakes worth a total of $750,000.Thursday, June 11, 2009
Marc Keller's 6-year-old gelding Bribon came five-wide into the lane and outran a trio of rivals to take the $600,000 Shadwell Metropolitan Handicap (gr. I) by a half-length over Smooth Air May 25 at Belmont Park.Monday, May 25, 2009
West Point Thoroughbreds and partners' Mr. Fantasy and Sequoia Racing's Imperial Council will each try to become the first 3-year-old to win the Metropolitan Handicap (gr. I) since Honour and Glory did it back in 1996, but will have to conquer a full field of older horses on May 25 at Belmont Park to make it happen.Friday, May 22, 2009