Headlines for Sunday, January 14, 2007

  • Sugar Shake gives Bobby Frankel his first El Encino win since 1974.

    Sugar Shake Keeps Frankel Happy in El Encino

    All eyes were on trainer Bobby Frankel's British import Cantabria in the $150,000 El Encino (gr. II), but it was the Hall of Fame conditioner's other entrant - the Frank Stronach-owned filly Sugar Shake - that got the job done at Santa Anita Park Sunday.

  • Portland Meadows Cancels Sunday, Monday

    Racing at Portland Meadows was canceled Sunday and Monday after riders declared the track unsafe following a string of days in which the Oregon track has endured freezing temperatures.

  • 1,000th Win Registered by Rosario, LeJeune

    Hector Rosario Jr. put career win number 1,000 in the books at Turfway Park Sunday, closing with Crimson Dancer to take the fourth race by one length.

  • Top Lot Goes for $625,000 at Magic Millions Saturday

    The excitement of seeing two magnificent racing fillies win the two $1 million races at the Magic Millions race day on the Gold Coast Jan. 13 stole much of the excitement out of the crowd. As day three of the sale wound down, the best was bought for $625,000 by Katsumi Yoshida.