Popular Ben's Cat won the battle but lost the war when Talk Show Man caught the gallant favorite in the final strides of the $126,250 Maryland Million Turf Oct. 19 at Laurel Park.
Ben's Cat will remain on turf as he targets a record fourth win in the 29th Jim McKay Maryland Million at Laurel Park Oct. 18.
The Jim McKay Maryland Million has attracted 188 pre-entries to the nine stakes races on the Oct. 18 card at Laurel Park.
Canadian Horse of the Year Up With the Birds takes on highweights Hamp and Hey Leroy May 17 in the $400,000 Longines Dixie Stakes (gr. IIT) at Pimlico Race Course.
Sylvia E. Heft's Eighttofasttocatch led from start to finish and won the $150,000 Maryland Million Classic Oct. 19 at Laurel Park for the second time in the past three years. Last year the son of Not For Love finished fifth.
Atigun and Air Support head a solid field of eight older horses, including Swift Warrior, ready to duke it out in the $300,000 Colonial Turf Cup Stakes (gr. IIT) June 22 at Colonial Downs.
Del Mar racing fans will get their usual double dose of stakes action as the seaside track opens its 66th season Wednesday with two divisions of the Oceanside Stakes, the perennial opening-day feature for 3-year-olds going a mile on the Jimmy Durante Turf Course.
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Auction Watch||Richard L. Valentine||
|Avanti Avanti||Jason Servis||
|Brother Sy||Todd J. Wyatt||
|Coconut Zack||Harry F. Thompson, Jr.||
|Crow's Nest||Patrick J. Graham||
|Frank the Tank||Flint W. Stites||
|Iron Dancer||Anthony W. Dutrow||
|Movin' Out||Keith W. LeBarron||
|Pocket Patch||Flint W. Stites||
|Roadhog||Elizabeth M. Merryman||
|Rocky Valay||Stephanie S. Beattie||
|Saco River||T. Bernard Houghton||
|Spridal||F. E. Hunter||
|Terriffico||Adolfo J. Exposito||
|Wannabe||Julio R. Cartagena||
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Upcoming Stakes Entries
|Magic City Classic S.||FG|
|Louisiana Champions Day Starter S.||FG|
|Louisiana Champions Day Turf S.||FG|
|Louisiana Champions Day Ladies S.||FG|
|Louisiana Champions Day Lassie S.||FG|