Headlines for Saturday, October 16, 2010

  • Fantastic Pick (outside) outnods Blue Panis in the Oak Tree Derby.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9235295%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Fantastic Pick Upsets Oak Tree Derby

    Fantastic Pick, the longest shot in the field at 22-1, edged pacesetter Blue Panis after an eighth of a mile long battle to win the $150,000 Oak Tree Derby (gr. IIT) at Hollywood Park Oct. 16

  • Mad Flatter cruises to victory in the Spend a Buck.

    Mad Flatter Coasts to Win in Spend a Buck

    Mad Flatter took a commanding lead after three-quarters of a mile and coasted to a 6 1/4-length victory over defending champion Mambo Meister on Oct. 16 in the $100,000 Spend a Buck Handicap (gr. III) at Calder.

  • Joshua Tree (right) outfights Mores Wells (center) and Redwood to win the Pattison Canadian International.

    Canadian International: Joshua Tree Hangs On

    Irish-bred Joshua Tree took the lead in mid-stretch and desperately held off the late charges of Mores Wells and favored Redwood to win the $2 million Pattison Canadian International (Can-IT) Oct. 16 at Woodbine.

  • Serious Attitude leaves the boys behind in the Nearctic Stakes.

    Filly Serious Attitude Beats Boys in Nearctic

    Serious Attitude, the lone filly in the field of 12, rallied from off the pace and rolled home at a price to win the $500,000 Nearctic Stakes (Can-IT), a Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" event, at Woodbine Oct. 16.

  • Reggane flies by Miss Keller to win the E. P. Taylor.

    Reggane Rallies to Win E. P. Taylor

    English-bred Reggane made her North American debut a winning one, reeling in Miss Keller in deep stretch to take the $1 million E. P. Taylor Stakes (Can-IT) Oct. 16 at Woodbine.

  • Twice Over repeats in the Champion Stakes under Tom Queally. <br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9235135%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Twice Over Repeats in Champion Stakes

    Twice Over completed a memorable afternoon for his connections when he rolled to an impressive 1 3/4-length victory in the Emirates Airline Champion Stakes (Eng-I) at Newmarket Oct. 16.

  • Frankel charges home to win the Dubai Dewhurst Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9235130%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Frankel Fantastic in Dewhurst Romp

    Prince Khalid Abdullah's Frankel enhanced his already glowing reputation when he stormed home to take the Dubai Dewhurst Stakes (Eng-I) by 2 1/4-lengths at Newmarket Oct. 16.