Headlines for Saturday, December 22, 2007

  • Into Mischief in CashCall

    'Mischief' Nabs CashCall Futurity

    The closest B. Wayne Hughes ever came to owning a Kentucky Derby winner was when his Don't Get Mad finished fourth behind Giacomo in 2005. But when 2-year-old Into Mischief won the $753,000 CashCall Futurity at Hollywood Park on Dec. 22, the colt had Hughes speaking of roses once again.

  • Good Looker R F in La Coneja Handicap

    Good Looker RF Hot in La Coneja

    Under a scintillating ride from Ken Tohill, Good Looker R F sped clear to an impressive two and one-half length victory in the $125,000 La Coneja Handicap at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino on Saturday.

  • Steve Asmussen

    Asmussen, Bridgmohan Dominate at FG

    The inaugural "Santa Sprint Saturday" package at Fair Grounds turned into a two-man show Dec. 22, as trainer Steve Asmussen and jockey Shaun Bridgmohan combined to win all four $100,000 dirt stakes and racked up a whopping six victories on the 10-race card.

  • Turfway Park

    Turfway Donates to PDJF

    A missing decimal point in the industry database used to flag top carryovers will benefit the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund, Turfway Park president Robert N. Elliston announced Dec. 21.

  • Ask the Moon

    Ask the Moon Out of This World

    Trainer Ken Allard speculated that Ask the Moon was a quick filly, but he didn't know exactly how quick.

  • Joe Talamo

    Talamo Fires Agent Ebanks

    Joe Talamo, the leading candidate for this year's outstanding apprentice Eclipse Award, will no longer be represented by agent Ronnie Ebanks.