The Week in Photos: April 25, 2008

This week in Thoroughbred racing.

The Blood-Horse: 04/26/2008 issue

Photo: Blood-horse

Inside Stuff: Inside Information, a 2008 Hall of Fame inductee, shown taking the '95 Breeders' Cup Distaff by a record 13 1/2 lengths.

Photo: Breeders' Cup Ltd, All Rights Reserved

Robert LaPenta’s War Pass, the champion 2-year-old of 2007 and winner of the $2 million Bessemer Trust Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (gr. I) at Monmouth Park, suffered a leg injury that has knocked the colt out of the $2 million guaranteed Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).

Photo: Adam Coglianese

Behindatthebar gave an impressive performance in winning the $325,000 Coolmore Lexington Stakes (gr. II) at Keeneland April 19.

Photo: Michael Wright

Sterwins rallied from last, shot through the stretch, and pulled away for a commanding 3 1/4-length victory in the $150,000 Ben Ali Stakes (gr. III) April 20 on the Keeneland Polytrack.

Photo: Pat Lang

Big Booster rallied from last to win the closing-day $250,000 San Juan Capistrano Handicap at Santa Anita.

Photo: Benoit Photo

Foxysox hangs on to her lead, taking the Santa Barbara in a tight finish over Black Mamba and I Can See.

Photo: Benoit Photo

Ryan's for Real, with blinkers, wins the Bill Hartack Memorial over odds-on favorite Fairbanks (gree, red cap) at Hawthorne Race Course April 19.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Golden Velvet was on her toes prior to the Sixty Sails … and it shows.

Photo: Four Footed Fotos

Jimmy Fortune rides Infallible to victory in the Nell Gwyn at Newmarket.

Photo: Trevor Jones

Rite Moment won Aqueduct’s $158,100 Bed o’ Roses Handicap (gr.II) for her third consecutive stakes victory April 19.

Photo: Coglianese Photo

Irish-bred Stonside finally found his best stride stateside as he defeated Night Chapter by 1 3/4 lengths in the San Simeon Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Santa Anita April 19.

Photo: Benoit Photo

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