Keyword: Jacks or Better Farm

  • Uncle Lino at Pimlico Race Course May 18 for the Preakness (gr. I)

    Preakness Longshots Continue Preparations

    Trainer and co-owner Gary Sherlock is confident that Uncle Lino is ready for the challenge of facing unbeaten Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) winner Nyquist and the other nine horses entered in the May 21 Preakness Stakes (gr. I) .

  • Brody's Cause works at Churchill Downs, April 23, 2016

    Brody's Cause, Fellowship Head Busy CD Tab

    Churchill Downs had its first special training session for 2016 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) and Longines Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) horses April 23, with Fellowship, Brody's Cause, and Tom's Ready among those to work.

  • Fellowship

    Fellowship On Target for Florida Derby

    Jacks or Better Farm's homebred 3-year-old colt Fellowship, who has a pair of third-place finishes in grade II stakes this year, hopes to improve on that in the $1 million Xpressbet.com Florida Derby (gr. I) April 2.

  • Mohaymen rolls to victory in the Holy Bull Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2016/i-QnMhGP8">Order This Photo</a>

    Fountain of Youth Mohaymen's 'Toughest' Test

    With Kentucky Derby (gr. I) qualifying points on a 50-20-10-5 scale available to the top four finishers, Mohaymen could rocket to the top of the standings with a victory in the Xpressbet Fountain of Youth (gr. II).

  • Awesome Banner and Jose Caraballo take the Hutcheson Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2016/i-5dzMZ2v">Order This Photo</a>

    Awesome Banner Rolls to Hutcheson Victory

    Awesome Banner put away an early challenge from Noholdingback Bear and drew off in the stretch to post a 4 3/4-length victory in the $100,000 Hutcheson Stakes (gr. III) Jan. 2 at Gulfstream Park.

  • Ballet Diva winning the Susan's Girl Stakes.

    Ballet Diva Steps Up in Old Hat

    Jacks or Better Farm's homebred Ballet Diva (by Hear No Evil) goes for career win number five in her graded debut Jan. 2, the $100,000 Old Hat Stakes (gr. III) at Gulfstream Park.

  • Dogwood Trail

    Dogwood Trail Geared Up for Sugar Swirl

    Jacks or Better Farm's Dogwood Trail is geared up for the $100,000 Sugar Swirl Stakes (gr. III) at Gulfstream Park Dec. 26, where she will seek to run her record to 2-for-2 in graded stakes competition.

  • Twotwentyfive A won the Affirmed Division of the Florida Sire Stakes Series on Sept 6.
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    Jacks or Better Loaded in Florida Sire Stakes

    Undefeated Twotwentyfive A heads the $350,000 In Reality Division of the $1.4 million Florida Sire Stakes Series Oct. 4 at Gulfstream Park for Fred Brei and Stanley Gold, with

  • Holywell outfights Moment of Delight to win the Susan's Girl Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-2f72ZTk">Order This Photo</a>

    Holywell, Twotwentyfive A Win Florida Series

    A nostril separated the top two finishers in Saturday's $259,500 Susan's Girl Stakes, the second leg of the Florida Sire Stakes series' filly division at Gulfstream Park, and it was a 41-1 long shot that got the nod.

  • Sing Praises won the 2014 Florida Sire Dr. Fager Stakes, the first leg of the Florida Sire Stakes series. <br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-sn36Dvz">Order This Photo</a>

    Gold Has Six in Florida Sires Stakes Series

    When Stanley Gold saddled Sing Praises to win the Dr. Fager Stakes, the first leg of the Florida Sires Stakes series, the veteran trainer joined exclusive company in the annals of the series for 2-year-olds.

  • No stopping Scandalous Act in the My Dear Girl Stakes.

    Scandalous Act Trounces Rivals to Sweep FSS

    Scandalous Act won the $300,000 My Dear Girl Stakes in a romp Oct. 12 at Calder Casino & Race Course to complete her sweep of the female division of the Florida Stallion Stakes for owner/breeder Gilbert G. Campbell.

  • Fort Loudon holds off his rivals to win the Gulfstream Park Sprint Championship Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2357938592&k=S4mFdX6">Order This Photo</a>

    Fort Loudon Game in GP Sprint Championship

    Jacks or Better Farm's Fort Loudon earned his first victory since last July with a determined rail bid in the $150,000 Gulfstream Park Sprint Championship Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 9 at Gulfstream Park.

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    Awesome Feather Retired

    Popular Eclipse Award champion Awesome Feather, who prevailed in 10 of 11 career starts, has been retired from racing to join the broodmare band of Frank Stronach's Adena Springs near Paris, Ky.

  • Jackson Bend

    Jackson Bend Retired, to Stand at Journeyman

    Multiple grade I winner Jackson Bend, who raced for Hall of Fame trainer Nick Zito and owners Robert LaPenta and Fred Brei of Jacks or Better Farm, has been retired to stand for $5,000 at Journeyman Stud in 2013.

  • Awesome Feather flies home in the Nasty Storm Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2012/22274956_jFd5jM#!i=2099274722&k=P2Fc6Gw">Order This Photo</a>

    Awesome Feather Sparkles in Comeback

    Undefeated Awesome Feather returned from an eight-month layoff and took a 10th straight trip to the winner's circle Sept. 20, crushing a field of lesser foes in the $85,000 Nasty Storm Stakes at Belmont Park.

  • Jackson Bend holds off Caleb's Posse to win the Carter at Aqueduct.

    Jackson Bend Carves Out Carter Upset

    Jackson Bend, the longest shot in the field, held off a flying even-money choice Caleb's Posse in the final strides to prevail in the $400,000 Carter Handicap (gr. I) at Aqueduct April 7.

  • Awesome Feather cruises home in the Sunshine Millions Distaff Stakes. <br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9805531%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Awesome Feather Basks In Sunshine

    Undefeated Awesome Feather won her ninth consecutive race, runnng away from the Sunshine Millions Distaff field at Gulfstream Park for Stronach Stables and trainer Chad Brown.

  • Awesome Feather cruises home in the Gazelle.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9754148%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Perfect Awesome Feather Gallops in Gazelle

    Champion Awesome Feather remained perfect in eight starts when she rolled past pacesetter Love and Pride at the head of the stretch and romped to victory in the $250,000 Gazelle Stakes (gr. I).

  • Fort Loudon swept the three-race Florida Stallion Series at Calder for Fred Brei and Stanley Gold.

    Brei, Gold Back With Two More BC Chances

    Florida-based Fred Brei and Stanley Gold won the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies with Awesome Feather in 2010, and are back at Churchill Downs again with Awesome Belle and Fort Loudon, both homebreds by Awesome of Course.

  • Awesome Feather

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    Awesome Feather Eclipses All Others

    Rarely has a juvenile filly been able to step out of the Florida-bred ranks and make her mark as a champion by season's end, but Awesome Feather is not your typical Florida-bred filly.

  • Awesome Feather flies to victory in the Juvenile Fillies.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9266752%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo

    Awesome Feather Takes Wing in Juvy Fillies

    Jacks Or Better Farm's Awesome Feather, the top 2-year-old filly in Florida, remained undefeated in six starts with a rousing victory in the Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I) Nov. 5 at Churchill Downs.

  • Awesome Feather

    Awesome Feather Might Take Wing

    Jacks or Better Farm's homebred Awesome Feather, who swept the Florida Stallion Series for fillies at Calder this fall, has a big shot in Friday's $2 million Breeder's Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I).

  • Jackson Bend turned in a bullet five-furlong work in 1:00-flat April 22 at Churchill Downs.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D8909841%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Jackson Bend Sails Through Five Furlongs

    Jackson Bend, who is on the outside looking in as far as getting into the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) field of 20, turned in a bullet five-furlong move April 22 at Churchill Downs for trainer Nick Zito.