GULFSTREAM PARK, Hallandale, FL
|1||Flashpoint||Margin: 7¼||TrueNicks: B+||$90,000|
2008 | Gray or Roan Horse | Pomeroy - Two Punch Lil, Two Punch
Sire: Pomeroy , Bay, 2001. Lifetime: 109 yearlings sold, median $12,000.
Broodmare Sire: Two Punch, Roan, 1983.
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $100,000.
Keeneland Association January 2009 Horses of All Ages Sale, $115,000.
|2||Travelin Man||Margin: 3||TrueNicks: D||$30,000|
2008 | Bay Horse | Trippi - West Side Dancer, Gone West
Sire: Trippi , Bay, 1997. Raced 2 years. 14 starts, 7 wins, $666,220. Lifetime: 355 yearlings sold, median $34,938.
Broodmare Sire: Gone West, Bay, 1984.
|3||Little Drama||Margin: 1¼||TrueNicks: A++||$15,000|
2008 | Chestnut Gelding | Burning Roma - Riveting Drama, Notebook
Sire: Burning Roma, Bay, 1998. Lifetime: 36 yearlings sold, median $3,000.
Broodmare Sire: Notebook, Bay, 1985.
|1||Flashpoint||Cornelio H. Velasquez||Richard E. Dutrow, Jr.|
|2||Travelin Man||John R. Velazquez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|3||Little Drama||Joe Bravo||David Fawkes|
|4||Razmataz||Javier Castellano||Todd A. Pletcher|
|5||Leave of Absence||Rajiv Maragh||Richard A. Violette, Jr.|
|6||Royal Currier||Elvis Trujillo||Patricia Farro|
|7||Madman Diaries||Jeffrey Sanchez||Wesley A. Ward|
|8||Manicero||Luis Saez||Leo Azpurua, Jr.|
|9||Black N Beauty||Kent J. Desormeaux||Dale L. Romans|
Monmouth Park kicked off its 68th season of Thoroughbred racing May 11 with an enthusiastic crowd of 9,636 on hand despite monsoon-like weather. The New Jersey track reported a hefty increase in handle over last year.Saturday, May 11, 2013
Racing at Monmouth Park returns May 11 in Oceanport, N.J., with a 12-race program attracting a total of 117 entries.Wednesday, May 08, 2013
Lightly raced and undefeated Gentlemen's Bet will add some intrigue when he faces several tough competitors in the $250,000 Count Fleet Sprint Handicap (gr. III) at Oaklawn Park April 13.Thursday, April 11, 2013
Donald Dizney's Bahamian Squall will go up against open company including Silverton Hill's Swagger Jack in the $150,000 Gulfstream Sprint Championship Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 9 at Gulfstream Park.Wednesday, February 06, 2013
Eddie Kenneally and Joe Rocco Jr. had a plan for Honorable Dillon, and the 3-year-old son of Tapit followed it right into the Gulfstream Park winner's circle Feb. 2 after winning the $150,000 Hutcheson Stakes (gr. II).Saturday, February 02, 2013
Merit Man is just a nose short of perfection in four starts for trainer Bob Hess Jr., but the 3-year-old son of With Distinction will have to travel a furlong farther than he has before in the $150,000 Hutcheson Stakes.Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Crossbow, a graded stakes-placed son of Bernardini, has been retired from racing and will enter stud at Clarence Scharbauer Jr.'s Valor Farm near Pilot Point, Texas.Wednesday, January 30, 2013
There wasn't much sunshine to be found at Gulfstream Park Jan. 19 as Golden Mystery opened the Florida Sunshine Millions program with a romping victory in the $150,000 Filly and Mare Sprint.Saturday, January 19, 2013
Grade I winner Emma's Encore gets her 4-year-old season started in the $150,000 Florida Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Sprint, one of two sprint stakes on the special program for state-breds Jan. 19 at Gulfstream Park.Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Saginaw reaffirmed his status as the biggest winner in New York this year Dec. 15 at Aqueduct, outfighting Royal Currier through the stretch to take the Gravesend Handicap for his 10th victory of 2012.Saturday, December 15, 2012
Godolphin Racing's Buffum came out running and never stopped as he posted a gate-to-wire score in the $150,000 Bold Ruler Handicap (gr. III) at Belmont Park Oct. 27.Saturday, October 27, 2012
Closing weekend at Belmont Park is highlighted by a pair of grade III races, with both the $150,000 Bold Ruler Handicap and the $150,000 Turnback the Alarm Handicap for fillies and mares set for Oct. 27.Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Grade I winner Sean Avery, who split the field in the Vosburgh Invitational (gr. I) as the favorite last month, is the 5-2 morning line choice for the $350,000 Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash at Laurel Park Oct. 27.Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Barry Schwartz's homebred The Lumber Guy rallies from just off the pace to win the six-furlong Vosburgh Invitational Stakes (gr. I) Sept. 29 at Belmont in his first start since mid-May.Saturday, September 29, 2012
Grade I winner Sean Avery returned to action following a 13-month layoff to capture the minor Affiliate Stakes by 2 1/4 lengths on opening day of the fall meet at Belmont Park Sept. 8.Saturday, September 08, 2012
Veteran turf sprinters Ben's Cat and Chamberlain Bridge, who have combined to win the past three renewals of the Turf Monster Handicap (gr. IIIT), head the field for this year's $350,000 race Sept. 3 at Parx Racing.Friday, August 31, 2012
Trainer Rick Dutrow may be facing diminishing opportunity to saddle winners, but that didn't stop him from sending 6-1 shot Pacific Ocean to take the $100,000 James Marvin Stakes (gr. III) July 20 at Saratoga Race Course.Friday, July 20, 2012
Defending winner Jackson Bend looks for a repeat July 20 in the $100,000 James Marvin Stakes (gr. III) at Saratoga Race Course. As usual, he'll have to tangle with a giant to get the job done.Tuesday, July 17, 2012
$150,000 Donald LeVine Memorial Handicap June 23 offers potential confidence-booster off seventh-place finish in Pimlico Special.Tuesday, June 19, 2012
An accomplished field of seasoned, older spinters, headed by grade I victors Smiling Tiger and Giant Ryan, will vie for victory in the $400,000 True North Handicap (gr. II) on Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park.Wednesday, June 06, 2012
Calibrachoa took over from the pacesetters in the stretch and held off a late run from Caleb's Posse to win the $200,000 Tom Fool Handicap (gr. III) by a neck March 3.Saturday, March 03, 2012
Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile winner Caleb's Posse will likely draw the most betting attention in the Tom Fool Handicap at Aqueduct, but he will have to face a pair of multiple graded stakes winners with a fondness for the track.Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Thunder Moccasin didn't command huge prices in the auction ring, but he always was physically impressive.Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Most of the horses in the Grade II Hutcheson Stakes field have something in common. And then there's Ever So Lucky.Thursday, February 09, 2012
Everyone, including trainer Jonathan Sheppard, is waiting to see if the speedy Ever So Lucky belongs on the Triple Crown trail. The answer, hopefully, could come Feb. 11 in the Hutchson (gr. II) at Gulfstream.Wednesday, February 08, 2012