BELMONT PARK, Elmont, NY
|1||Violon Sacre||Margin: 1||TrueNicks: A+||$60,000|
2005 | Bay Horse | Stravinsky - Histoire Sainte (FR), Kendor (FR)
Sire: Stravinsky, Bay, 1996. Raced 2 years. 8 starts, 3 wins, $361,450. Lifetime: 527 yearlings sold, median $58,722.
Broodmare Sire: Kendor (FR), Gray, 1986.
Arqana Breeze Up Deauville 2007 Sale of 2-Year- Olds, $70,684.
Keeneland Association 2006 September Yearling Sale, ($14,000).
|2||Whatsthescript (IRE)||Margin: 1½||TrueNicks: B+||$20,000|
2004 | Bay Horse | Royal Applause (GB) - Grizel (GB), Lion Cavern
Sire: Royal Applause (GB), Bay, 1993. Raced 3 years. 15 starts, 9 wins, $600,832. Lifetime: 715 yearlings sold, median $49,915.
Broodmare Sire: Lion Cavern, Chestnut, 1989.
Tattersall's October 2005 Yearling Sale, $123,214.
Tattersall's December, 2004 Sale of Foals, $132,636.
|3||Baletti||Margin: 2||TrueNicks: B||$10,000|
2004 | Bay Gelding | Gulch - Cullberg Ballet (IRE), Sadler's Wells
Sire: Gulch, Bay, 1984. Raced 3 years. 32 starts, 13 wins, $3,095,521. Lifetime: 509 yearlings sold, median $80,000.
Broodmare Sire: Sadler's Wells, Bay, 1981.
Keeneland 2005 September Yearling Sale, $450,000.
|1||Violon Sacre||Pablo Fragoso||Patrick L. Biancone|
|2||Whatsthescript (IRE)||John R. Velazquez||Gary C. Contessa|
|3||Baletti||David Cohen||Angel J. Penna, Jr.|
|4||War Hoot||Jose Lezcano||Chad C. Brown|
|5||Wesley||Javier Castellano||Mark A. Hennig|
|6||Operation Red Dawn||Rajiv Maragh||Christophe Clement|
|7||Interpatation||Ramon A. Dominguez||Robert Barbara|
Ben's Cat will be back to defend his crown against nine rivals in the $200,000 Pennsylvania Governor's Cup on the night of July 28, at Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course.Thursday, July 26, 2012
Roman Tiger, whose two stakes wins this year include a triumph in the Tampa Bay Stakes, headlines a field of nine in the Sussex Stakes at the same 1 1/16-mile distance as the Tampa Bay Stakes.Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Chestnut turf specialist made 52 starts and won 14 races, including three grade I stakes.Thursday, June 14, 2012
Chestnut turf specialist made 52 starts and won 14 races, including three grade 1 stakes.Thursday, June 14, 2012
Two previous winners of the Monmouth Stakes (gr. IIT) will face each other again when the race is run June 10 at Monmouth Park in New Jersey.Friday, June 08, 2012
Three grade I winners--To Honor and Serve, Jersey Town, and Boys at Tosconova--headline the $150,000 Westchester (gr. III) April 28, the first of 35 stakes at Belmont Park's 2012 spring/summer meet.Wednesday, April 25, 2012
A sharp claim a year ago, Marilyn's Guy notched his first graded stakes victory March 17 at Aqueduct when he held off a game effort by San Pablo to win by a neck in the $150,000 Excelsior (gr. III).Saturday, March 17, 2012
Burning Sands Stable's San Pablo has been nearly flawless for more than a year, and now he will try to take his game to the next level in the $150,000 Excelsior Stakes (gr. III) March 17 at Aqueduct.Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Phipps Stable's homebred Boisterous never stopped charging and finally overtook Sleepless Knight in the final 40 yards to win the $100,000 Knickerbocker Stakes (gr. IIIT) by a half-length Oct. 15 at Belmont Park.Saturday, October 15, 2011
Locally-based Get Serious has been off form this season but will try to get back to his winning ways when he goes for his third straight victory in the $200,000 Oceanport Stakes (gr. IIIT) July 31 at Monmouth Park.Thursday, July 28, 2011
With no standout for the $150,000 San Juan Capistrano Invitational Handicap (gr. IIT), 10 trainers are taking a shot in Santa Anita's traditional closing-day turf feature April 17.Thursday, April 14, 2011
Caracortado, a grade II winner on Santa Anita's synthetic track last winter, proved equally at home on the lawn when he outlasted The Usual Q. T. to capture the $300,000 Sunshine Millions Turf by a half-length Jan. 29.Saturday, January 29, 2011
Florida invader Stately Victor returns to the lawn for the first time since last summer when he takes on eight rivals in the $200,000 John B. Connally Turf Cup Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Sam Houston Race Park Jan. 29.Wednesday, January 26, 2011
The Usual Q. T., in his first appearance since placing third in the TVG Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT), heads the field for the $150,000 San Gabriel Stakes (gr. IIT) on the second day of the Santa Anita season Dec. 27.Thursday, December 23, 2010
Disqualified from his runner-up effort in the Breeders' Cup Marathon (gr. III) last out, Prince Will I Am helped ease some of his connections' disappointment with a victory in the off-the-turf W.L. McKnight Handicap.Saturday, December 18, 2010
Jason, Tom, and Les Instone from twinspires.com preview the CashCall Futurity (gr. I) at Hollywood Park. Plus, picks for the W. L. McKnight (gr. II) at Calder.Thursday, December 16, 2010
Prince Will I Am is the lone 3-year-old in a field of 10 turf horses that will go 1 1/2 miles in the $150,000 W.L. McKnight Handicap (gr. IIT), but still could go off as the favorite.Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Pacesetter Twilight Meteor opened up a clear lead turning for home and had enough left in the stretch to hold off Rahy's Attorney to win the $100,000 Tropical Turf Handicap (gr. IIIT) by a neck Dec. 4 at Calder.Saturday, December 04, 2010
Jason, Tom, and Tim Holland of twinspires.com preview the Tropical Turf Handicap (gr. III). Plus, picks for the My Charmer Handicap (gr. III).Thursday, December 02, 2010
Court Vision, winner of the Hollywood Derby (gr. I) two years ago in his only prior appearance at Hollywood Park, returns Nov. 27 for the $250,000 Citation Handicap (gr. II).Wednesday, November 24, 2010
In search of a victory, grade I winner Interpatation invades Northern California from New York for the $100,000 All American Stakes (gr. III) Nov. 26, the richest race of the autumn meet at Golden Gate Fields.Sunday, November 21, 2010
Battle of Hastings ended a 10-race drought when he found clear sailing on the outside through the stretch to win the $111,200 River City Handicap (gr. IIIT) over a firm Churchill Downs turf course Nov. 4.Thursday, November 04, 2010
The Red Smith Handicap (gr. IIT) and two juvenile stakes, the Nashua (gr. II) and Tempted (gr. III), add some local spice to the Breeders' Cup program that begins Aqueduct's opening weekend Nov. 6.Wednesday, November 03, 2010
Violon Sacre unleashed a powerful late run to win the $100,000 Knickerbocker Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Belmont Park by a length over pacesetter Whatsthescript.Sunday, October 17, 2010
Violon Sacre, a two-time stakes winner in four United States turf starts this season, tries Belmont Park for the first time against some tough customers in the $100,000 Knickerbocker Handicap (gr. IIIT) Oct. 17.Thursday, October 14, 2010