Keyword: Flamingo Stakes

  • Top Knight After Winning the Flamingo.

    On This Day...

    March 4, 1969<br><b>Top Knight in the Flamingo</b>

  • Florida Derby winner Monarchos is being pointed toward the Wood Memorial.

    Road to Louisville: Who's Going Where

    The road to Louisville right now is like something out of "It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World," where everyone is scurrying frantically about in different directions trying to get to a single destination. Many trainers are still confused as to where to send their steeds, whether they're trying to avoid the big guns, like Monarchos and Point Given, or looking for the best possible spot for their horse. Derby winners usually have set plans and stick to it, so it's almost time for those trainers who are still vacillating to make up their minds.

  • A P Valentine, worked between races at Hialeah on Tuesday in preparation for the Flamingo Stakes.

    A P Valentine in Sharp Work at Hialeah

    A P Valentine, who will use the April 7 Flamingo Stakes as a stop on his road to the May 5 Kentucky Derby, worked five furlongs in :59.20 in between the third and fourth races Tuesday afternoon at Hialeah Park.