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  • Travesura holds off the closers to win the Miesque Stakes.

    Speedy Travesura Makes Miesque Mischief

    Fast-developing Travesura took the lead at the start and was never headed while shaking up the $100,000 Miesque Stakes (gr. IIIT) for 2-year-old fillies on the turf at odds of 11-1 Nov. 24 at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Den's Legacy streaks home to win the Generous Stakes.

    Den's Legacy Rides Rail for Generous Victory

    Favored Den's Legacy gave trainer Bob Baffert a rare graded win for males on turf when he rallied in the stretch to capture the $100,000 Generous Stakes (gr. IIIT) for 2-year-olds Nov. 24 at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Data Link bounds home in front to win the Citation.

    Data Link Connects in Citation Handicap

    Data Link shipped in from New York for trainer Shug McGaughey and carted off the $250,000 Citation Handicap (gr. IIT) at Betfair Hollywood Park with an impressive late turn of foot Nov. 23.

  • Really Mr Greely leads all the way to win the Hollywood Prevue Stakes.

    Really Mr Greely Stars in All-Baffert Prevue

    Front-running Really Mr Greely, the longest shot among four entrants from trainer Bob Baffert in the $100,000 Hollywood Prevue Stakes (gr. III), prevailed over odds-on favorite Super Ninety Nine by half a length Nov. 22.

  • Flashy Ways was a 2 1/2-length winner of the Surfer Girl Stakes Oct. 8.

    Flashy Ways Seeks Rebound in Miesque Stakes

    Three weeks after suffering her first defeat in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IT), Flashy Ways will try to redeem herself in the $100,000 Miesque Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Betfair Hollywood Park Nov. 24.

  • Carving gets up late to win the Real Quiet Stakes at Betfair Hollywood Park Nov. 10.

    Carving Takes Real Quiet for Bafferts, Miller

    Favored Carving, co-owned by Olympic gold medalist skier Bode Miller, made it back-to-back wins for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert in the $100,000 Real Quiet Stakes at Betfair Hollywood Park Nov. 10.

  • Potesta

    Injured Filly Potesta Walking Well

    Hollywood Oaks (gr. II) winner Potesta is bearing weight on her left front leg and trainer Mike Mitchell said he is "very pleased" with the way she continues to recover from a career-ending fracture sustained Sept. 14.

  • Hollywood Schedules 18 Stakes Worth $3.8M

    The $750,000-guaranteed CashCall Futurity (gr. I), an annual stop for future Triple Crown contenders, will once again be the most lucrative event on the stakes calendar for the 2012 autumn meet at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Deal to Put Santa Anita On TVG Discussed

    Racing from Santa Anita Park and Golden Gate Fields would be available on television network TVG under a content swap currently being negotiated, an executive from The Stronach Group told the California Horse Racing Board.

  • Dhaamer wins the Sunset Handicap.

    For Ailing Mitchell, Dhaamer Brightens Sunset

    Trainer Mike Mitchell, who had surgery to remove a tumor from his brain late last month, was on hand as odds-on Dhaamer turned the closing-day Sunset Handicap (gr. IIIT) into a romp at Betfair Hollywood Park July 15.

  • Executiveprivilege impresses in the Landaluce at Hollywood Park.

    Executiveprivilege Takes Control in Landaluce

    Trainer Bob Baffert describes Executiveprivilege as "pretty special" and it was easy to see why after her impressive 3 1/4-length tally in the $150,000 Landaluce Stakes at Betfair Hollywood Park July 14.

  • Scherer Magic charges home in the Hollywood Juvenile Championship.

    Scherer Magic Wins Hollywood Juvenile Title

    Scherer Magic was in the garden spot when odds-on favorite Amarish gave way in the stretch, and the former claiming horse captured the $150,000 Hollywood Juvenile Championship (gr. III) July 14 at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Dhaamer won the May 13 Round Table Stakes by 4 1/2 lengths.

    Dhaamer Chasing Grade in Closing Day Sunset

    Following his first United States victory for trainer Mike Mitchell, Dhaamer goes for his initial graded win in the $100,000 Sunset Handicap (gr. IIIT) on the turf July 15 at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • THS: American Oaks Stakes 2012

    Tom and Pete handicap the American Oaks Stakes at Betfair Hollywood Park and the American Derby at Arlington Park. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the American Oaks.

  • Hollywood Claiming Activity Hot and Heavy

    As often happens at this time of year, the claiming box at Betfair Hollywood Park has been busy with 64 slips put in for 17 runners since July 4. Horsemen are preparing for the Del Mar summer meet and its higher purse levels.

  • Game On Dude and Chantal Sutherland deliver in the Hollywood Gold Cup.

    Hollywood Gold Cup: No Denying Dude This Time

    Odds-on choice Game On Dude repelled a major challenge from stablemate Richard's Kid to make Chantal Sutherland the first female jockey to win the Hollywood Gold Cup (gr. I) July 7 at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Quiet Oasis comes running late to win the Royal Heroine Mile Stakes.

    Quiet Oasis Caps Day for Gutierrez, Reddam

    On the day I'll Have Another was honored at Betfair Hollywood Park, jockey Mario Gutierrez and owner J. Paul Reddam teamed to win the $150,000 Royal Heroine Mile Stakes (gr. IIT) by a head with Quiet Oasis July 7.

  • Quiet Oasis won the Wilshire Handicap April 29 by a half-length.

    Quiet Oasis Can Make Some Noise in 'Heroine

    Just nudged in the Gamely Stakes (gr. IT) when caught late by Belle Royale, Quiet Oasis returns to Betfair Hollywood Park at a shorter distance in the $150,000 Royal Heroine Mile Stakes (gr. IIT) on the turf July 7.

  • Blueskiesnrainbows holds on to win the Swaps at Hollywood Park.

    Steady Blueskiesnrainbows Wires Swaps Stakes

    There weren't a lot of fireworks in the $150,000 Swaps Stakes (gr. II) as Blueskiesnrainbows dictated an even tempo and held on gamely for his first stakes victory in the Independence Day feature at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Mike Mitchell

    Mitchell Released From Hospital, Doing Well

    Mike Mitchell, recovering from surgery to remove a brain tumor, is doing well and is in fine spirits, according to his assistant trainer, Phil D'Amato, who visited the longtime Southern California conditioner July 3.

  • Betfair Hollywood Park to Open Players Lounge

    The Betfair Hollywood Park Players Lounge, a new top of the line customer hospitality venue, will officially open July 6 at with a ribbon cutting ceremony and celebration scheduled from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. PDT.

  • Nonios upsetting Liaison in the Affirmed Handicap.

    Nonios Battles Liaison Again in Swaps Stakes

    After upsetting Liaison in the Affirmed Handicap (gr. III) at 15-1 odds one month ago, Nonios will face his rival once again in the $150,000 Swaps Stakes (gr. II), the Independence Day feature at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Jeranimo flies late to win the Shoemaker Mile.

    Jeranimo Jumps in Late for Shoemaker Surprise

    Trailing the field into the stretch, outsider Jeranimo angled to the middle of the track and flew home for Garrett Gomez to earn his first grade I win in the $300,000 Shoemaker Mile June 30 at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Camp Victory streaks home to win the Triple Bend.

    Triple Bend: Camp Victory Earns Get Well Win

    Trainer Mike Mitchell, who had brain surgery a day earlier, surely got some much-needed tonic when his Camp Victory swept to victory in the $250,000 Triple Bend Handicap (gr. I) at Betfair Hollywood Park June 30.

  • John Harris

    John Harris to Receive 2012 Pincay Award

    California horse owner and breeder John Harris will be presented the ninth annual Laffit Pincay, Jr. Award during the Hollywood Gold Cup program July 7 at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • CHRB Taking Longer Look at Exchange Wagering

    Exchange wagering seems to be getting all the scrutiny it can handle from the California Horse Racing Board. Nearly two years after the concept was signed into law, the board decided to delay implementation June 28.