Headlines for Sunday, August 1, 2010

  • Lookin' At Lucky romped to an impressive victory in the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth.<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%3D9124899%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Haskell No Hassle for Lookin At Lucky

    Preakness (gr. I) winner Lookin At Lucky put away Derby winner Super Saver at the top of the stretch and annihilated the field in the IZOD Haskell Invitational Aug. 1 at Monmouth Park.

  • Get Serious led from start to finish in the Oceanport Stakes at Monmouth Park.

    Favorite Takes Oceanport; Matchmaker Upset

    In two grade III grass races on the IZOD Haskell Invitational card at Monmouth Park Aug. 1, favored Get Serious led from start to finish in the Oceanport, and Unbridled Essence pulled a 42-1 shocker in the Matchmaker.

  • Malibu Prayer turned back favorite Unrivaled Belle to win the Ruffian Handicap at Saratoga.<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%3D9124897%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Malibu Prayer Wings Way to Ruffian Victory

    Malibu Prayer turned back 3-5 favorite Unrivaled Belle in upper stretch and held on gamely to win the $250,000 Ruffian Handicap (gr. I) Aug. 1 to give owner/breeder Edward P. Evans a second major victory at the Spa.

  • Get Stormy breezed to victory in the Fourstardave Handicap at Saratoga.<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%3D9124896%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Get Stormy Thunders to Fourstardave Victory

    Left alone on the front end, favored Get Stormy kicked away in the stretch and breezed to victory in the $150,000 Fourstardave Handicap (gr. IIT) in a swift time on the Mellon Turf Course at Saratoga Aug. 1.

  • Through The Lens: Here To Stay

    Blood-Horse photographer Anne M. Eberhardt takes you on a behind the scenes look at recent photo shoots.

  • Uptowncharlybrown

    Uptowncharlybrown Scratched From Haskell

    Fantasy Lane Stable's Uptowncharlybrown was scratched from the $1 million IZOD Haskell Invitational on morning of the Aug. 1 race after the colt spiked a fever just before getting on a van at Belmont Park.

  • Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Sale - Preview

    Eric Mitchell, Editorial Director of The Blood-Horse, previews the 2010 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Select Yearlings Sale, which is set to begin on Monday, August 2nd. Mitchell also sits down with Fasig-Tipton President, Boyd Browning. Presented by The New York Breeding & Racing Program.