Keyword: Athenia

  • (October 28, 2017) The Player, Calvin Borel up, draws away from Neolithic to win the Gr.2 Hagyard Fayette Stakes at Keeneland...
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    The Week in Photos 10/31/2017

    Cox Plate, Twilight Derby, Hagyard Fayette, Racing Post Trophy, Tenno Sho, Bold Ruler Handicap, Turnback the Alarm Handicap, Athenia, Autumn Miss, Wong Chuk Hang Handicap, Yip Fat Handicap, and more.

  • October 22, 2016: Lightstream (12) Julien Leparoux up, wins the Gr.2 Lexus Raven Run Stakes at Keeneland...
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    The Week in Photos for 10/25/2016

    Lexus Raven Run, Athenia, Pin Oak Valley View, Rood and Riddle Dowager, Sycamore, Kikuka Sho, Cup and Saucer, Empire Classic, Empire Distaff, Maid of the Mist, Sleepy Hollow, Mohawk, Ticonderoga, Jean Lafitte and more.

  • TimeformUS Weekend Plays

    TimeformUS Weekend Plays: The Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup and the Athenia

  • Yummy With Butter scored his first two graded wins in his last two starts, including the Cliff Hanger (shown).

    Yummy With Butter Leads Knickerbocker Lineup

    A winner of consecutive graded stakes, Yummy With Butter will try to successfully stretch out to 1 1/8 miles when he leads a field of nine turf horses in the $100,000 Knickerbocker Stakes (gr. IIIT) Oct. 15 at Belmont Park.

  • Criminologist is the lone graded stakes winner in the Cardinal Handicap (gr. IIIT) Saturday at Churchill Downs.<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%3D2509944%26ref%3Dstory">Order Criminologist Photo</a>

    Criminologist Seeks Fourth Straight

    Stuart Janney III and Phipps Stable homebred Criminologist searches for her sixth victory of the campaign and fourth in a row as she battles seven contenders in the $150,000 Cardinal Handicap (gr. IIIT) on the Churchill Downs turf Nov. 17.

  • Penna-trained Chaibia Dangerous in Athenia

    Malcolm E. Parrish's 3-year-old, Irish-bred Chaibia finished a respectable fourth in last month's Garden City Breeders' Cup (gr. IT) at Belmont Park. Sunday, she'll tackle older horses for the first time in the 29th running of the $100,000 Athenia Handicap (gr. IIIT) at 1 1/16 miles.

  • Finery Looks Good in Athenia Win

    Madeira Mist and With Patience set the pace and battled each other to the finish, but Finery blew past them both to win the 27th running of the $115,700 Athenia (gr. IIIT) at Aqueduct Sunday.

  • Lojo Ready for Graded Stakes Debut

    Since returning to New York from Florida this spring, Lojo has posted a hard-knocking, three-win campaign with two seconds and a third from seven starts. Throughout the year, the 4-year-old filly has ascended the class ranks from second-level allowances to stakes. Now she is ready to go against stakes company in Saturday's $100,000 Athenia (gr. IIIT), going 1 1/16-miles on the Aqueduct turf.

  • Friday Stakes at Belmont are Warm-Up for the Big Day

    Racing fans will be able to hone their handicapping skills for Saturday's 18th Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships at Belmont Park as five graded stakes are contested Friday afternoon.

  • Wild Heart Dancing, ridden by Jorge Chavez, en route to winning the Athenia Handicap Sunday at Aqueduct.

    Wild Heart Dancing Wires Athenia Handicap

    Jockey Jorge Chavez won the $112,500 Athenia Handicap (gr. IIIT) for the second straight year, riding front-running Wild Heart Dancing to a half-length victory Sunday at Aqueduct. Chavez won the Athenia last year aboard Antoniette.