Keyword: calder

  • Naples Bay

    Naples Bay Tops Grade III My Charmer

    Edward A. Cox Jr.'s Naples Bay, a half sister to major sire Medaglia d'Oro, heads Calder's Nov. 22 My Charmer Handicap (gr. IIIT) off her score earlier this year at Belmont in the Noble Damsel Stakes (gr. IIIT).

  • My Pal Chrisy recorded a repeat victory in the Elmer Heubeck Distaff Handicap.

    'Chrisy, Bad Debt Repeat in Florida Million

    My Pal Chrisy and Bad Debt were repeat winners in the Florida Million at Calder Casino & Race Course Nov. 10, while Cash Rules led all the way to capture the $150,000 Carl G. Rose Classic Handicap.

  • Bad Debt won the 2011 Bonnie Heath.

    Florida Million Returns to Calder Saturday

    Florida Million Day returns to Calder Casino & Race Course for the 11th time Nov. 10, with title defenses in the Bonnie Heath Turf Cup by Bad Debt and the Elmer Heubeck Distaff by My Pal Chrisy highlighting the program.

  • Speak Logistics and Angel Serpa deliver in the In Reality Division of the Florida Stallion Stakes series for 2-year-olds at Calder.

    Speak Logistics Does the Talking in FSS Final

    Favored Speak Logistics, able to dictate the pace under Angel Serpa, had too much in the stretch as he posted a 2 3/4-length win in the $300,000 In Reality Division of the Florida Stallion Stakes series Oct. 13 at Calder.

  • Cash Rules and Luis Saez take the Spend a Buck at Calder.

    Local Favorite Cash Rules Takes Spend a Buck

    Local favorite Cash Rules was a popular winner of the $100,000 Spend a Buck Handicap (gr. III) Oct. 13, his seventh lifetime victory at Calder Casino & Race Course and first in a graded stakes event.

  • Gourmet Dinner won the Majestic Light Stakes in July.

    Gourmet Dinner Back at Calder in Spend A Buck

    Gourmet Dinner, who won two divisions of the 2010 Florida Stallion Stakes series at Calder Casino & Race Course, returns to the track where he began his career for the $100,000 Spend A Buck Handicap (gr. III) Oct. 13.

  • Two T's At Two B won the first three races of his career.

    Division Winners Meet in Florida Series Final

    Two T's At Two B and D'nied Permission, winners of the first two events in this year's Florida Stallion Stakes at Calder Casino and Race Course, will return for the In Reality Division, the rich finale of the series Oct. 13.

  • Wide Impact Seen from Calder Stall Rent Plan

    A plan to start charging rent for stalls during the non-racing season at Calder is leading to concerns among horsemen that some owners might permanently ship horses out of Florida and that some smaller stables could close.

  • Calder to Charge Off-Season Stall Rent

    In an announcement Sept. 28, Calder Casino & Race Course said that effective Dec. 1, 2012, it will charge a stabling fee of $10 per stall per day during its off-season months when it does not have live racing.

  • Calder Casino and Race Course

    Calder Cancels Racing as Tropical Storm Nears

    Due to the impending approach of Tropical Storm Isaac, Calder Casino & Race Course has canceled its live Thoroughbred horse racing program scheduled for Aug. 26.

  • Lightning Cancels Friday Program at Calder

    An extended delay prior to the first race brought about by periods of excessive lightning led officials at Calder Casino & Race Course to cancel its 11-race live racing program for Aug. 3.

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    Trinniberg to Run in Carry Back, Not Smile

    Trinniberg will run in the $150,000 Carry Back Stakes (gr. III) at Calder Casino & Race Course July 7 rather than in the Florida oval's $400,000 Smile Sprint Handicap (gr. II) the same day, his owner said July 6.

  • Ford Louden shares co-high weight with Trinniberg for the Carry Back Stakes.

    Carry Back Also an Option for Trinniberg

    Shivananda Racing's Trinniberg, who has returned to sprinting after a dismal effort in the Kentucky Derby, could be trying for his fourth graded stakes win if he takes on six foes in the Carry Back at Calder.

  • Reveron

    Reveron Injured, Out of Derby Contention

    Stipa Racing Stable's Reveron has been withdrawn from Kentucky Derby (gr. I) consideration after a left fore condylar fissure was detected following a one-mile workout in 1:46 over a sloppy track at Calder April 21.

  • Calder

    Calder Ready for Early Opening April 9

    Calder Casino & Race Course will begin its 2012 season April 9, and one of its first tasks will be making fans around the country aware that it is opening two weeks earlier than in previous years.

  • Calder Sees Rise In Handle

    After its seven-month racing season, Calder Casino & Race Course enjoyed increased market share despite bad weather that limited turf races.

  • Silver Medallion will run against Mr. Ryder.

    Mr. Ryder Likely Choice in Tropical Turf

    Trainer Christophe Clement may have the one to beat in the Tropical Turf Handicap (gr. IIIT) with Brushwood Stable's 4-year-old colt Mr. Ryder following a third-place effort last out in the Oct. 15 Knickerbocker Stakes.

  • Musketier takes the W. L. McKnight Handicap at Calder.

    McKnight: 9YO Musketier Keeps Plugging Along

    Nine-year-old veteran Musketier sat a perfect trip under Luis Saez and held off a late run from a pair of rivals to notch the sixth group/graded stakes score of his career in the $150,000 W. L. McKnight Handicap (gr. IIT).

  • Oregon Lady gets up late to win the My Charmer at Calder.

    Oregon Lady Up Late to Claim My Charmer

    Irish-bred filly Oregon Lady split horses in deep stretch and passed Trip for A. J. a few strides before the wire to claim her first graded stakes win in the $100,000 My Charmer Handicap Nov. 24 at Calder.

  • Mad Flatter takes the Spend a Buck again.

    Mad Flatter Repeats in Spend a Buck

    Bonnie Heath Farm's homebred Mad Flatter won the $100,000 Spend a Buck Handicap (gr. III) for the second straight year when he held off Mambo Meister by a length Oct. 15 at Calder Casino & Race Course.

  • Calder Hoping for Smooth Tropical Meet

    Calder Casino & Race Course will open its Tropical meet Oct. 1 and will have racing Thursdays through Mondays until Dec. 2. Gulfstream Park, which usually opens in January, will occupy the December calendar this year.

  • Calder Grand Stand

    Calder Reinstates Trainer Kirk Ziadie

    Calder Casino & Race Course has reinstated trainer Kirk Ziadie, two years after it barred him for reasons it now says are related to positive drug tests on horses and late payments to vendors.

  • Indiano delivers in the Carry Back at Calder.

    Indiano Delivers in Carry Back

    Indiano, last year's champion 2-year-old in Panama, earned his first U.S. graded stakes victory with a decisive win in the Carry Back (gr. II) July 9 at Calder. One race earlier, Devilish Lady captured the Azalea Stakes.