Headlines for Sunday, April 15, 2012

  • Weemissfrankie who is trained by Peter Eurton

    Trainer Eurton Wins 8 Straight at Santa Anita

    Trainer Peter Eurton saddled his eighth consecutive winner at Santa Anita April 14 when Chickie Charms rolled home to win by 5 1/4 lengths in the sixth race under Joe Talamo.

  • Dr. Kendall Hansen and Mike Maker

    Hansen: Disappointed Horse's Tail Not Blue

    The co-owner of top 3-year-old colt Hansen said he was willing to go ahead and race his horse in the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I) with the colt's tail dyed blue in defiance of regulators and incur a fine.

  • Keeneland Crowd on Blue Grass Stakes Day

    Keeneland Sets Attendance, Handle Records

    Keeneland reported that attendance for Blue Grass Stakes Day, April 14, totaled 40,617, nearly 7,000 above its previous single-day record, and that all-sources wagering on the first 12-race card in history was also a record.

  • Magical Feeling Wins; CT Sets Handle Records

    Grade II winner Magical Feeling, a winner of more than half of her starts, added another victory to her record by taking the $200,000 Sugar Maple Stakes for fillies and mares at Charles Town Races April 14.