Headlines for Sunday, December 23, 2001

  • Repent, one of trainer Ken McPeek's Kentucky Derby prospects.

    Kentucky Derby 2002: McPeek on the Move

    While many are preparing to open their Christmas presents Tuesday morning, Kenny McPeek is already playing with his new toys. Even though the Kentucky Derby is still over four months away, McPeek is thinking more of mint juleps than egg nog.

  • Scorpion, shown winning the Jim Dandy, is highweighted at 121 pounds for the seven-furlong Malibu Stakes.

    13 Entered in Malibu; Yonaguska Draws the Rail

    A field of 13 3-year-olds will assemble on Wednesday for the seven-furlong, $200,000 Malibu Stakes on opening day of the Santa Anita meeting. Should all 13 run, it would be the largest Malibu field since 1988.

  • Gold Mover Breezes Toward Chaposa Springs

    Edward Evans' homebred Gold Mover, one of 12 horses nominated to the Dec. 29 Chaposa Springs Handicap (gr. III) at Calder Race Course, worked four furlongs at that track Sunday.