TURFWAY PARK, Florence, KY
|1||Crop Report||Margin: 1¾||TrueNicks: A||$46,035|
2010 | Dark Bay or Brown Colt | Medaglia d'Oro - Amarillo, Crafty Prospector
Sire: Medaglia d'Oro , Dark Bay or Brown, 1999. Raced 4 years. 17 starts, 8 wins, $5,754,720. Lifetime: 393 yearlings sold, median $120,000.
Broodmare Sire: Crafty Prospector, Chestnut, 1979.
Arqana Saint-Cloud May 2yo Breeze Up 2012, $41,334.
Keeneland Association January 2012 Horses of All Ages Sale, $35,000.
|2||Divine Ambition||Margin: 3||TrueNicks: C||$14,850|
2010 | Gray or Roan Colt | Divine Park - Window Woman, Skip Away
Sire: Divine Park , Bay, 2004. Raced 2 years. 8 starts, 6 wins, $607,935. Lifetime: 40 yearlings sold, median $34,000.
Broodmare Sire: Skip Away, Gray or Roan, 1993.
Keeneland Associaton September 2011 Yearling Sale, ($14,000).
|3||Red Wings||Margin: 3½||TrueNicks: A++||$7,425|
2010 | Chestnut Colt | English Channel - Heavenly Ransom, Red Ransom
Sire: English Channel , Chestnut, 2002. Raced 4 years. 23 starts, 13 wins, $5,319,028. Lifetime: 115 yearlings sold, median $20,000.
Broodmare Sire: Red Ransom, Bay, 1987.
|1||Crop Report||Joel Rosario||H. Graham Motion|
|2||Divine Ambition||Corey J. Lanerie||Darrin Miller|
|3||Red Wings||Jon Kenton Court||D. Wayne Lukas|
|4||Takin the Sloroad||Thomas L. Pompell||George S. Bush|
|5||J. J. Got Even||Rosie Napravnik||Michael J. Maker|
|6||Bet a Bundle||Albin Jimenez||Kathy Jarvis|
War Academy has been installed as the 2-1 favorite in a field of 10 3-year-olds entered for the 77th running of the Arkansas Derby (gr. I) April 13 at Oaklawn Park.Wednesday, April 10, 2013
John Oxley's Star Contender is highweighted at 123 pounds in a field of 11 for the $100,000 Transylvania Stakes (gr. IIIT), but SamSon Farms' Up With the Birds has beaten him and will likely be favored at Keeneland April 5.Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Team Valor International's Crop Report, third in his United States debut in February, found the Polytrack at Turfway Park to his liking with a last-to-first victory in the $75,000 Team Valor Rushaway Stakes March 23.Saturday, March 23, 2013
Team Valor is sponsoring the $75,000 Rushaway Stakes at Turfway March 23, and as fate would have it, it will also use the race as a last-ditch effort to get highly-regarded Crop Report to a Kentucky Derby prep.Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Who, at this time, had heard of or paid any attention to Animal Kingdom, Big Brown, Mine That Bird, Funny Cide, War Emblem, Grindstone or Giacomo?Thursday, March 07, 2013
My Name is Michael and Dynamic Sky square off in 1 1/16-mile test at Tampa Bay DownsWednesday, January 30, 2013
A sponsorship from Team Valor International will allow Turfway Park to restore the Rushaway Stakes to its Sprial Stakes (gr. III) undercard.Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Dynamic Sky recovered from a tough trip to win the $100,000 Pasco Stakes over stablemate Sky Commander Jan. 12 at Tampa Bay Downs, giving owner John Oxley and trainer Mark Casse consecutive scores in the race.Saturday, January 12, 2013
This weekend's spotlight race in the 3yo division is the $100,000 Pasco Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs.Thursday, January 10, 2013
Kauai Katie is the biggest name of a loaded stakes day at Gulfstream Park Jan. 1. She'll contest the $100,000 Old Hat Stakes (gr. III) while sophomore males duke it out in the Gulfstream Park Derby and Spectacular Bid.Friday, December 28, 2012
Up With the Birds, rallying from last, circled the field rounding the far turn and swept past favored Star Contender en route to a convincing win in the $249,576 Coronation Futurity for 2-year-olds at Woodbine Nov. 10.Saturday, November 10, 2012
Sam-Son Farms will be represented by two homebred sons of Stormy Atlantic, Up With the Birds and His Race to Win, in the $250,000 Coronation Futurity Stakes Nov. 10 at Woodbine.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Star Contender, confidently ridden by Patrick Husbands, took command near the top of the lane and cruised home a 3 1/4-length winner in the $250,400 Cup and Saucer Stakes.Saturday, October 20, 2012
Nine lightly-raced juveniles foaled in Canada look to take home a piece of a $250,000 purse in the Cup and Saucer Stakes, going 1 1/16 miles on the turf at Woodbine Oct. 20.Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Undefeated in four starts at Woodbine this year including three stakes scores, Uncaptured is a clear standout against six juvenile opponents for the $200,000 Grey Stakes (Can-III) at the Toronto track Oct. 7.Thursday, October 04, 2012
Jockey Juan E. Enriquez won his first race in the United States Sept. 21, guiding Divine Ambition home by eight lengths in the ninth race at Turfway Park, a six-furlong maiden special that was the colt's debut.Saturday, September 22, 2012
Pataky Kid continued his progress up the ladder and gave a hint of good things to come in the $150,000 Arlington-Washington Futurity Sept. 8 at Arlington Park, earning his first stakes score for Swifty Farms.Saturday, September 08, 2012
Looking for a potential Derby contender coming out of this weekend's races? You might want to look outside the winner's circle.Monday, March 28, 2011
Animal Kingdom took the overland route to a possible start in the Kentucky Derby (gr. I) when he drew off late for a 2 3/4-length win in the $500,000 Vinery Racing Spiral Stakes (gr. III) at Turfway Park March 26Saturday, March 26, 2011
There are several under-the-radar horses who could run big in this weekend's 3-year-old stakesThursday, March 24, 2011
Synthetic racing surfaces have brought out the best in Positive Response, so he'll get another opportunity over the Turfway Park Polytrack in the $500,000 Vinery Racing Spiral Stakes (gr. III) March 26.Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Officials at Turfway Park reported March 21 that as many as 18 runners are being pointed toward the March 26 Vinery Racing Spiral Stakes (gr. III).Monday, March 21, 2011
MAHUBAH'S CORNER, by Avalyn Hunter
Descending from one of Canada's leading female families, Exhi hit his stride just a bit too late for likely KY Derby eligibility, but he's a good bet for other big races in 2010.
Dean's Kitten 2 1/2-length victory in the $500,000 Lane's End Stakes (gr. II) at Turfway Park March 27 pushes Ken and Sarah Ramsey's homebred right into the Kentucky Derby picture.Saturday, March 27, 2010
Connemara, winner of the El Camino Real Derby (gr. III) last month, is the 9-5 morning line favorite for the $500,000 Lane's End Stakes (gr. II) at Turfway Park March 27.Thursday, March 25, 2010