Keyword: Joel Marr

  • That's Who wins the Rocky Gulch New Mexico Classic Championship.

    Marr, Juarez Dominate New Mexico Cup Series

    Favored That's Who prevailed in the $192,720 Rocky Gulch New Mexico Classic Championship, giving trainer Joel Marr and jockey Alfredo Juarez Jr. four wins apiece on the rich program for state-breds Oct. 26 at Zia Park.

  • That's Who won the 2014 Jack Cole Stakes.

    Zia Park Hosts New Mexico Classic Cup Series

    A full field of 12 is set to go in the $180,000 Rocky Gulch New Mexico Classic Cup Championship, which headlines a rich 12-race card for New Mexico-bred Thoroughbreds and Quarter Horses Oct. 26 at Zia Park.

  • Eric Alwan, publicity director of Sunland Park

    Five Questions: Eric Alwan

    The Sunland Derby on March 28 will be graded for the first time in 2010. We caught up with Sunland Park publicity director Eric Alwan this week as he was preparing for the track's opening and asked him five questions.

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    Peppers Pride: Happy to be in Kentucky

    On a warm and windy overcast morning March 6, trainer Joel Marr stood pensive in the shedrow of his undefeated modern-day world record holder Peppers Pride's new home at Nathan Fox's Richland Hills Farm near Midway, Ky. Although in less than 24 hours, he will be bidding farewell to the best horse he has ever trained, Marr approached the subject with ease.

  • Peppers Pride extended her record win streak to 18 with a victory at Zia Park Nov. 9.

    Peppers Pride Still Perfect; 18 in a Row

    Undefeated Peppers Pride left the door open for a challenge, but once again she proved too tough for her state-bred competitors, holding sway for her record 18th consecutive win in the $177,615 New Mexico Cup Fillies & Mares Stakes at Zia Park Nov. 9.

  • Peppers Pride goes for her 18th straight win in the New Mexico Cup Fillies & Mares Championship.

    Peppers Pride Not Done Yet, Trainer Says

    Undefeated Peppers Pride, the record-breaking New Mexico mare who goes for her 18th straight win in the $170,000 New Mexico Cup Fillies & Mares Championship at Zia Park Nov. 9, is expected to race once more this year, according to her trainer.

  • Peppers Pride goes for career victory number 18 Nov. 9 at Zia Park, NM.

    Peppers Pride Shoots for 18 Straight

    Joe Allen's undefeated record-holder Peppers Pride shoots for her 18th-straight victory in the $170,000 New Mexico Classic Cup Championship for Fillies and Mares Nov. 9 at Zia Park.

  • Peppers Pride is all alone in the record books with her 17th consecutive win.

    Peppers Pride Streaks Into Record Book

    Undefeated Peppers Pride put herself in the record books when she defeated an allowance field at Zia Park in Hobbs, N.M., by two lengths for her 17th consecutive victory Oct. 4.

  • Peppers Pride

    Peppers Pride Scratched From Record Try

    Undefeated Peppers Pride will have to wait for another opportunity to run for the modern-day North American Thoroughbred record for most consecutive victories due to a sloppy track at Ruidoso Downs Aug. 31.

  • Peppers Pride will seek her 17th win in a row, if the weather stays dry.

    Peppers Pride Set to Go for Record Run

    Peppers Pride's attempt to break the modern mark for consecutive wins by a North American Thoroughbred has been on hold for more than a month, yet her shot at glory may once again be at the mercy of the weather.

  • Plans for undefeated Peppers Pride's assault on the modern-day North American record for consecutive wins have been put on hold.

    Record Run for Peppers Pride Put On Hold

    As Ruidoso Downs recovers from an overwhelming deluge July 26-27, plans for undefeated Peppers Pride's assault on the modern-day North American record for consecutive wins have been put on hold.

  • Peppers Pride

    Weather Could Alter Peppers Pride Plans

    Undefeated Peppers Pride will be heavily favored when she goes for the modern-day North American Thoroughbred record of 17 consecutive victories in the $55,000 Lincoln Handicap at New Mexico's Ruidoso Downs on July 27. Threatened thunderstorms, though, could keep her in the barn.

  • Peppers Pride

    Peppers Pride Trying to Make History

    July 27 will be a big day for Joe Allen. The Texas resident will celebrate his 62nd birthday, and his homebred mare, Peppers Pride, will try to set a modern North American Thoroughbred racing record by posting her 17th consecutive victory.

  • Peppers Pride cruises to win number 16 in the Russell & Helen Foutz Distaff Handicap.

    Peppers Pride Equals Mark With Number 16

    Undefeated Peppers Pride equaled Thoroughbred racing's record of 16 consecutive victories when she came from off the pace to win the $75,000 Russell & Helen Foutz Distaff Handicap for New Mexico-breds at SunRay Park and Casino in Farmington, N.M., April 26.

  • Undefeated Peppers Pride will go for her record-tying 16th consecutive victory in the Russell & Helen Foutz Distaff Handicap.

    Going for Record, Peppers Pride Faces 8

    Undefeated Peppers Pride will go for her record-tying 16th consecutive victory when she takes on eight fellow New Mexico-bred fillies and mares April 26 in the $75,000 Russell & Helen Foutz Distaff Handicap at SunRay Park and Casino in Farmington, NM.

  • Peppers Pride, on the verge of tying the record of 16 consecutive victories, is set to make her next start April 26 at SunRay.

    Peppers Pride Runs for Record at SunRay

    Undefeated New Mexico-bred Peppers Pride, on the verge of tying the record of 16 consecutive victories held jointly by Citation, Cigar, Mister Frisky, and Hallowed Dreams, is set to make her next start April 26 at SunRay Park in Farmington, NM.

  • Peppers Pride won her 15th consecutive race March 23, capturing the $100,000 Sydney Valentini Handicap at Sunland Park.

    Peppers Pride Powers to 15th Straight

    Unbeaten Peppers Pride moved to within one victory of tying the modern-day record for most consecutive wins when she captured the $100,000 Sydney Valentini Handicap at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino March 23 for her 15th straight.

  • Undefeated New Mexico Cup winner Peppers Pride was victorious again in the Commission Handicap.

    Peppers Pride Perfect With Win 14

    Undefeated Peppers Pride overcame her 127-pound impost to register her 14th consecutive victory, capturing the $125,000 New Mexico State Racing Commission Handicap by 1 1/2 lengths at Sunland Park Dec. 16.

  • Peppers Pride Makes it 13 In a Row

    Undefeated Peppers Pride earned the 13th consecutive victory of her career when she dispatched her rivals in the stretch run of the $182,460 New Mexico Cup Fillies & Mares Championship at Zia Park Nov. 11.

  • Cajun Pepper Spices Up Borderland Derby Field

    Undefeated Cajun Pepper will make his 3-year-old debut by leading a dozen sophomores to the gate for Sunday's $100,000 Borderland Derby, going 1 1/16 miles at Sunland Park. The Borderland Derby is the final local prep for the April 2, $500,000 WinStar Sunland Park Derby.