Headlines for Friday, May 20, 2011

  • Emma-Jayne Wilson celebrates victory in the Pimlico Female Jockey Challenge.

    Wilson Wins Pimlico Female Jockey Challenge

    When Canadian Emma-Jayne Wilson won the inaugural $30,000 Pimlico Female Jockey Challenge at Pimlico Race Course in Maryland May 20, it was a no-brainer for her to turn around and donate the winner's share to a worthy cause.

  • Royal Delta and Jose Lezcano take the Black-Eyed Susan 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%3D9532536%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Royal Delta Wears Black-Eyed Susan Crown

    Making only the fourth start of her career, Royal Delta took over just beyond the quarter pole and held off Buster's Ready in the stretch to score in the Black-Eyed Susan (gr. II) May 20 at Pimlico Race Course.

  • Mary Wiley-Wagner after winning the Lady Legends for the Cure II Race.

    Wiley-Wagner Wins Lady Legends II at Pimlico

    'What fun that was! What a good time!' declared Mary Wiley-Wagner after guiding second choice Mass Destruction to a 6 1/2-length victory in the Lady Legends for the Cure II.

  • Bill Would Provide Almost $1 Million to ACRC

    Atlantic City Race Course would receive close to $1 million for capital improvements in 2012 under a proposal released May 19 by state lawmakers from a legislative gaming committee.

  • Animal Kingdom's connections in the Kentucky Derby Winner's Circle

    Unmatched Thrill for Animal Kingdom Partners

    Some of the partners in Team Valor International's Animal Kingdom have been investors for some time, but nothing prepared them for May 7 when the colt won the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).

  • Preakness Interview: John Shirreffs

    Steve Haskin talks with John Shirreffs, trainer of Preakness contender Mr. Commons. Plus, an update on Zenyatta from Dottie Shirreffs.

  • Preakness Trophy

    Television, Radio Coverage of Preakness

    The Friday, May 20, and Saturday, May 21, racing cards from Pimlico Racecourse that include the Preakness Stakes and Black-Eyed Susan Stakes will be covered by the NBC Sports Group, HRTV, and the Horse Racing Radio Network.