Headlines for Monday, June 9, 2014

  • Steve Coburn

    Coburn Apologizes for Post-Belmont Remarks

    Steve Coburn, co-owner of California Chrome, returned to television the morning of June 9 to apologize for comments he made after the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) June 7 and on television the following day.

  • Tonalist

    Haskin's Belmont Recap: Tone It Up

    Once again, racing fans, longing for that happy ending to their fairy tale, followed Alice down the rabbit hole in search of Wonderland, only to find nothing more than the harsh reality that is racing.

  • Five Tie for Fastest Furlong at OBS Show

    Five youngsters shared honors for the fastest eighth of a mile breeze in :10 during the first of six sessions of the under-tack preview for next week's OBS June sale of 2-year-olds and horses of racing age.

  • Departing

    Departing On Schedule Ahead of Foster

    Departing, whose strong 3-year-old campaign included a run in the 2013 Preakness Stakes (gr. I) and wins in three derbys, put in his final work June 9 for the June 14 Stephen Foster Handicap (gr. I) at Churchill Downs.

  • Undrafted won the 2014 Jaipur Invitational Stakes. <br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-2s7hfZw">Order This Photo</a>

    Welker's Undrafted Aimed for Newmarket Race

    NFL star wide receiver Wes Welker's turf sprinter Undrafted put the finishing touches on preparations for a trip to Newmarket next month with a clear victory in the June 7 Jaipur Invitational Stakes (gr. II) at Belmont Park.

  • Morales Arrested for Possession of Buzzers

    Jockey Roberto Morales has been suspended pending a hearing by Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino stewards after law enforcement officials charged him with possession of an unlawful electrical device.