HAWTHORNE, Stickney, IL
|1||Done Talking||Margin: ¾||TrueNicks: A+||$300,000|
2009 | Bay Colt | Broken Vow - Dixie Talking, Dixieland Band
Sire: Broken Vow , Bay, 1997. Raced 2 years. 14 starts, 9 wins, $725,296. Lifetime: 443 yearlings sold, median $35,000.
Broodmare Sire: Dixieland Band, Bay, 1980. In 2009: 2.07 AEI.
Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2010 Eastern Fall Yearling Sale, ($35,000).
|2||Morgan's Guerrilla||Margin: 1½||TrueNicks: D||$100,000|
2009 | Chestnut Colt | Ghostzapper - Rutledge Ballado, Saint Ballado
Sire: Ghostzapper , Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 172 yearlings sold, median $45,000.
Broodmare Sire: Saint Ballado, Dark Bay or Brown, 1989.
Keeneland Association September 2010 Yearling Sale, $250,000.
|3||Hakama||Margin: neck||TrueNicks: A++||$55,000|
2009 | Chestnut Colt | First Samurai - Check, Unbridled
Sire: First Samurai , Chestnut, 2003. Lifetime: 149 yearlings sold, median $42,000.
Broodmare Sire: Unbridled, Bay, 1987.
Keeneland Association September 2010 Yearling Sale, $150,000.
|1||Done Talking||Sheldon Russell||Hamilton A. Smith|
|2||Morgan's Guerrilla||Rosie Napravnik||Michael J. Maker|
|3||Hakama||Julian Pimentel||Michael J. Trombetta|
|4||Saturday Launch||Christopher A. Emigh||Kenneth G. McPeek|
|5||Our Entourage||Eddie Castro||Todd A. Pletcher|
|6||Ring It Up||Lindey Wade||Chris Richard|
|7||Skyring||Ramon A. Vazquez||D. Wayne Lukas|
|8||Frankie Is Rock||Eduardo E. Perez||Rodolfo Aguilar|
|9||Pretension||Javier Santiago||Christopher W. Grove|
|10||Z Rockstar||Quincy Hamilton||Donnie K. Von Hemel|
|11||Currency Swap||Shaun Bridgmohan||Teresa M. Pompay|
|12||Fastestwhogetspaid||Israel Ocampo||Brian Williamson|
|13||Romancing the Gold||Irad Ortiz, Jr.||Jeremiah C. Englehart|
|14||Slamit||Channing Hill||Tim A. Ice|
Calumet Farm's Skyring, winless in 11 starts since a victory at Pimlico Race Course last May, found the winner's circle again at the Maryland track in the Longines Dixie Stakes (gr. IIT).5 days ago
Claiborne Farm and Adele Dilschneider's Illinois Derby (gr. III) winner Departing got his first taste of Pimlico Race Course the morning of May 16 by galloping 1 1/2 miles under exercise rider Trina Pasckvale.Thursday, May 16, 2013
Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas has three starters in the May 18 Preakness Stakes and five in races on the undercard, including Optimizer and Skyring as part of a 13-horse field for the Longines Dixie Stakes (gr. IIT).Thursday, May 16, 2013
GoldMark Farm and Whisper Hill Farm's Mylute, fifth-place finisher in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (Grade I), is a go for the May 18 Preakness Stakes (gr. I), trainer Tom Amoss said the morning of May 11.Saturday, May 11, 2013
Claiborne Farm and Adele Dilschneider's Departing rolled to a strong 3 1/4-length victory in the $750,000 Illinois Derby at Hawthorne April 20, proving his class after a third-place finish in the March 30 Louisiana Derby.Saturday, April 20, 2013
Claire Novak and Frank Angst handicap the Lexington Stakes at Keeneland and the Illinois Derby at Hawthorne.Thursday, April 18, 2013
The major Kentucky Derby by Yum! Brands preps are finished, but there's still some good 3-year-old racing out there. Let's take a look at the Grade III Coolmore Lexington Stakes and the Grade III Illinois Derby.Thursday, April 18, 2013
It may not be worth points on the road to the Kentucky Derby (gr. I), but the $750,000 Illinois Derby (gr. III) drew a packed field of 14, including some familiar names, when entries were taken April 17Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Morton Fink's 2012 Horse of the Year Wise Dan easily won the $300,000 Maker's 46 Mile (gr. IT) by a length over Data Link at Keeneland April 12, successfully making his 2013 debut while recording his sixth straight victory.Friday, April 12, 2013
Morton Fink's reigning Horse of the Year Wise Dan makes his 2013 debut for trainer Charlie LoPresti in the $300,000 Maker's 46 Mile (gr. IT) at Keeneland April 12, with only four contenders willing to face him.Thursday, April 11, 2013
Rather than make a last-ditch effort to get Dewey Square into the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), trainer Dale Romans said it is likely the colt will be pointed toward the $750,000 Illinois Derby.Monday, April 08, 2013
Hawthorne Race Course will begin the 2013 live Thoroughbred racing season in the Chicago area Feb. 15 for a 49-day winter/spring meet that concludes April 28.Thursday, February 14, 2013
The Illinois Racing Board Jan. 29 approved an increase in the purse for this year's Illinois Derby (gr. III) at Hawthorne Race Course and a renewal of the $400,000 American St. Leger started last year at Arlington.Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Two-time leading rider Cliff Berry got the 2013 Oaklawn Park season off to a good start Jan. 11 by guiding Donoharm to the horse's fourth consecutive victory in the $75,000 Fifth Season Stakes before 19,633 on opening day.Friday, January 11, 2013
In a lawsuit filed last month, Arlington Park contends the Illinois Racing Board acted improperly when it seized 18 simulcast host days and awarded them to rival Hawthorne Race Course.Tuesday, December 04, 2012
With morning line pick Private Zone scratching out of the $150,000 Zia Park Derby Dec. 1 in New Mexico, Alsvid becomes the likely favorite in the field of eight remaining sophomores.Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Successfully rehabbed after a 15-month break for a bowed tendon, 30-1 shot Keep Up defeated multiple graded stakes winner Boisterous by a half-length Nov. 25 in the River City Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Churchill Downs.Sunday, November 25, 2012
King David has a chance to prove his Jamaica Handicap (gr. IT) upset was no fluke when he joins an overflow field of 16 starters for the $100,000 Commonwealth Turf Stakes (gr. IIIT) Nov. 17 at Churchill Downs.Thursday, November 15, 2012
Versatile grade I winner Willy Beamin will stick to route racing when he faces an expected five other 3-year-olds in the Discovery Handicap (gr. III) on Nov. 17 at Aqueduct.Wednesday, November 14, 2012
The 20th renewal of the Oklahoma Classics takes place Oct. 19 with a 10-race card featuring the $175,000 Chickasaw Nation of Oklahoma Classics Cup presented by TVG.Tuesday, October 16, 2012
The Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's 2012 Fall Mixed Sale begins Oct. 16 with a total of 420 horses cataloged for the two-day event which is scheduled tSaturday, October 13, 2012
Steve and Lenny examine the BC Ladies' Classic, Juvenile Fillies, I'll Have Another, Aqueduct and the Illinois Derby. Plus a list of the top 10 things Churchill will do if it take's over NYRA. Sponsored by Darby Dan Farm.Wednesday, October 03, 2012
GSP Racing Stable's Well Spelled ambushed Trinniberg in the final strides of the $300,000 Gallant Bob Stakes at Parx Racing Sept. 22, closing from dead last to claim the victory by half a length over the top sprinter.Saturday, September 22, 2012
Currency Swap and Trinniberg will go at it again Sept. 22 in the $300,000 Gallant Bob Stakes at Parx Racing, but both seem vulnerable nearing the end of a long 2012 campaign.Wednesday, September 19, 2012