Keyword: Emmanuel Esquivel

  • Pablo Del Monte leads early in the mile race at Keeneland on October 9.

    Jockeys Find Keeneland Mile Race Challenging

    After winning the first main-track mile race held in many years, perhaps ever, at Keeneland, jockey Corey Lanerie had some advice for riders trying the distance in the weeks to come: Get out of the gate.

  • Cocked and Loaded powers home to take the Iroquois Stakes at Churchill Downs.

    Cocked and Loaded Back on Top in Iroquois

    Finding two-turn racing to his liking, Cocked and Loaded used a powerful move in the far turn to open a clear advantage and was not threatened in the stretch in winning the $150,000 Iroquois Stakes (gr. III) Saturday.

  • Mufajaah wins the Bayakoa Stakes.

    Mufajaah Edges Flashy American in Bayakoa

    Favored Mufajaah went six wide in the final turn and closed to win the $100,000 Bayakoa (gr. III) by a neck over Flashy American for her second straight stakes win at Oaklawn Park Feb. 15.

  • Recount (inside) holds off his rivals to win the Arlington-Washington Futurity.

    Recount Wires Arlington-Washington Futurity

    Recount led from the gate but had to fight out the finish of the $125,000 Arlington-Washington Futurity (gr. III) with familiar rival Private Prospect for a head-bobbing victory Sept. 6 at Arlington International Racecourse.