Amy Whitfield

  • Nassau City winner Bending Strings faces seven in Saturday's Safely Kept.

    Bending Strings, Smokey Glacken Face Off in Safely Kept BC

    John Gunther's homebred Bending Strings will top a field of seven in Saturday's Safely Kept Breeders' Cup Stakes (gr. III) for 3-year-old fillies at Pimlico. Trained by Kiaran McLaughlin, the 122-pound starting highweight will break from post seven.

  • A new era begins at Mare Haven Farm

    Mare Haven Farm near Lexington will now be known as CASA Farms under the new ownership of Florida residents Clint and Susan Atkins.

  • Stroll to Roll in Belmont BC

    Claiborne Farm's homebred Stroll tops a field of five for the 19th running of the $200,000 Belmont Breeders' Cup (gr. II), one of three stakes set for the track's "Super Saturday" card.

  • Emerald Sees Upside With Muckleshoot Deal

    Emerald Downs is experiencing a boost in daily purses and an extension of its 2005 racing season because of a $1.69-million investment by the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe, which owns the land beneath the Auburn, Wash., racetrack and operates a nearby casino.