Keyword: David Bernstein

  • Stakes Winner Prince Bobby B. Dies

    Prince Bobby B., a California stakes winner in the mid-1980s, died Jan. 19 of a heart attack in his paddock at Ann and Matt Springman's Spring Manor Thoroughbreds near Dunnellon, Fla.

  • Return of the King, the last horse owned by James Ortega, scored a dramatic come-from-behind victory at Santa Anita Jan. 8.

    Dramatic 'Anita Win for Grieving Family

    Return of the King, the last horse owned by James Ortega, one of nine people slain in a Southern California massacre on Christmas Eve, scored a dramatic come-from-behind victory at Santa Anita Jan. 8.

  • Multiple graded winner Truly a Judge

    Graded Winner Truly a Judge Retired

    The popular 9-year-old gelding Truly a Judge, twice a graded stakes winner after being claimed for $20,000 in 2001, has been retired, Southern California trainer David Bernstein said.

  • Unfurl the Flag Earns Triple Bend Salute

    California-bred sprinter Unfurl the Flag won the first graded stakes race of his career Sunday when he dusted a large field in the $350,000 Triple Bend Handicap (gr. I) on Independence Day weekend at Hollywood Park.

  • Truly A Judge, ridden by Martin Pedroza, wins the San Gabriel Handicap, Saturday at Santa Anita.

    Truly a Judge Rules in San Gabriel Handicap

    Things may not have gone quite as planned when Truly a Judge got some unexpected company on the lead. But the 3-5 favorite had enough left at the end to defeat the closer Star Cross by a length in the $150,000 San Gabriel Handicap (gr. III) Saturday at Santa Anita Park.

  • Monster Work for Potrero Grande-Bound Blues'

    Bluesthestandard, preparing for the $200,000 Potrero Grande Breeders' Cup Handicap (gr. II) at 6 1/2 furlongs March 28, turned in a blazing :57 2/5 work Sunday at Santa Anita.

  • Truly a Judge is a Jewel in Claiming Crown

    In his first start in the East in more than two years, Ailshie & Aidekman's Truly a Judge shipped from California and ran away with the $150,000 Jewel, the last and richest race of the six Claiming Crown Championship events at Philadelphia Park Aug. 31.

  • Chalky Day for Philly Claiming Crown Series

    Favorites, led by Truly a Judge in the $150,000 Jewel Final, claimed four of the six division comprising the fourth Claiming Crown Championships Saturday at Philadelphia Park.