LAUREL PARK, Laurel, MD
|1||J J's Lucky Train||Margin: neck||TrueNicks: A||$30,000|
Sire: Silver Train , Dark Bay or Brown, 2002. Lifetime: 165 yearlings sold, median $11,000.
Broodmare Sire: Thunder Gulch , Chestnut, 1992.
Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale 2010, $35,000.
|2||Bandbox||Margin: 8½||TrueNicks: A++||$10,000|
2008 | Gray or Roan Colt | Tapit - Empty the Bases, Grand Slam
Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Raced 2 years. 6 starts, 3 wins, $557,300. Lifetime: 371 yearlings sold, median $75,000.
Broodmare Sire: Grand Slam, Dark Bay or Brown, 1995.
Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2009 Eastern Fall Yearling Sale, $105,000.
|3||Wicked Thunder||Margin: 2||TrueNicks: D||$5,500|
2008 | Chestnut Gelding | Thunder Gulch - Wicked Looking, Dixieland Band
Sire: Thunder Gulch , Chestnut, 1992. Raced 2 years. 16 starts, 9 wins, $2,915,086. Lifetime: 480 yearlings sold, median $41,648.
Broodmare Sire: Dixieland Band, Bay, 1980. In 2009: 2.07 AEI.
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $11,000.
|1||J J's Lucky Train||Jose C. Ferrer||William D. Anderson|
|2||Bandbox||Travis L. Dunkelberger||Rodney Jenkins|
|3||Wicked Thunder||Josean G. Ramirez||Gary Capuano|
|4||Concealed Identity||J. D. Acosta||Edmond D. Gaudet|
|5||Afternoon Action||Dyn Panell||John Rigattieri|
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
Hamazing Destiny and jockey Corey Nakatani took advantage of a duel between the early leaders before taking the lead at the top of the stretch to win the Maryland Sprint Handicap (gr. III).Saturday, May 19, 2012
The Lumber Guy made his 2-5 odds look good when overcame a bobble at the start to post a 4 1/4-length victory in the $76,500 Miracle Wood Stakes at Laurel Park Feb. 25.Saturday, February 25, 2012
Mike Repole's Calibrachoa made it a perfect 4-for-4 over the Aqueduct inner track, as he ran down longshot Diski Dance at the top of the stretch to win the $150,000 Toboggan (gr. III) for the second consecutive year.Saturday, February 04, 2012
Owner Mike Repole and trainer Todd Pletcher, all set for next weekend's Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) with standouts Stay Thirsty and Uncle Mo, have another dynamic duo entered in the $100,000 Bold Ruler Handicap (gr. III).Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Silver Train, winner of the 2005 TVG Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) and a leading second-crop sire, will relocate to Northview Stallion Station's Pennsylvanian division near Peach Bottom.Tuesday, September 13, 2011
A tentative offer has been made on Vinery's Silver Train. If the deal goes through, the stallion would be relocated to Pennsylvania.Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Do you like Fire or Ice? Shackleford or Coil? How will they run?Friday, July 29, 2011
On July 31 at Monmouth Park, Shackleford will try to stamp himself as the division leader when he leads a field of eight in the $1 million Haskell Invitational (gr. I).Thursday, July 28, 2011
Exactly one year to the day after being claimed for $40,000, J J's Lucky Train will be sent postward in the July 31 Resorts Haskell Invitational (gr. I) at Monmouth Park.Saturday, July 16, 2011
Odds-on choice Pants On Fire returned from his unplaced effort in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) with a smart two-length victory in the $195,000 Pegasus Stakes (gr. III) at Monmouth Park June 18.Saturday, June 18, 2011
A week after winning the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) with Ruler On Ice, trainer Kelly Breen and owners George and Lori Hall hope to add to their success with Pants On Fire in the $200,000 Pegasus Stakes (gr. III) at Monmouth Park.Thursday, June 16, 2011
Zayat Stables' Justin Phillip scored a front-running victory in the seven-furlong Woody Stephens Stakes (gr. II) on the Belmont Stakes undercard.Saturday, June 11, 2011
Travelin Man and Justin Phillip are both entering off losing efforts, but those two could be the ones to beat in the $250,000 Woody Stephens Stakes (gr. II) for 3-year-old sprinters June 11 at Belmont Park.Wednesday, June 08, 2011
Meet the horses running in the 2011 Preakness Stakes.Thursday, May 19, 2011
Animal Kingdom was a surprise winner of the Derby and came out of the race in great shape. But will the pace of the Preakness, which will likely be much swifter, be a benefit or a hindrance to the Triple Crown hopeful?Thursday, May 19, 2011
Will Animal Kingdom win again? One of his Derby foes? Or a new shooter?Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Pimlico officials said on May 8 that as many as four starters from the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) could gather in Baltimore on May 21 for the Preakness Stakes (gr. I).Sunday, May 08, 2011
Linda Gaudet and Morris Bailey's Concealed Identity came from off the pace to win the May 7 Federico Tesio Stakes for 3-year-olds at Pimlico Race Course and could be entered in the May 21 Preakness Stakes (gr. I).Saturday, May 07, 2011
Courtlandt Farm's homebred Machen came roaring down the center of the track and ran down Dominus in the final jump to win the Derby Trial (gr. III) by a neck April 30 on opening night at Churchill Downs.Saturday, April 30, 2011
The Cliff's Edge Derby Trial (gr. III) isn't much of a Kentucky Derby (gr. I) trial anymore, but that has not prevented the race from drawing a strong mix of sprinters/milers on opening night at Churchill Downs.Wednesday, April 27, 2011
J J's Lucky Train came roaring down the center of the racetrack under Jose Ferrer and nailed Vengeful Wildcat at the wire to win the $200,000 Bay Shore Stakes(gr. III) by a neck April 9 at Aqueduct.Saturday, April 09, 2011
A pair of out of town stakes winners--J J's Lucky Train and Smoke It Right--lead a field of eight 3-year-old sprinters in the $200,000 Bay Shore Handicap (gr. III) April 9 at Aqueduct.Thursday, April 07, 2011
The Factor, Bandbox, and more horses from weekend racing.Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Under confident handling by Travis Dunkelberger, heavy choice Bandbox cruised to victory in the $50,750 Private Terms Stakes for 3-year-olds at Laurel Park March 19.Saturday, March 19, 2011