Keyword: Kafwain

  • Baffert-trained Kafwain, left, defeats stablemate Bull Market in Saturday's Norfolk Stakes at Santa Anita.

    Kafwain Noses Out Bull Market in Norfolk

    Favored Kafwain and Bull Market, a pair of Bob Baffert-trained juveniles, battled through the stretch Saturday in the $200,000 Norfolk (gr. II) at Santa Anita, with the Thoroughbred Corporation's Kafwain scoring a nose victory over his stablemate.

  • Best Pal Stakes winner Kafwain is one of five Bob Baffert trained horses in the Del Mar Futurity.

    Baffert To Saddle Five for Futurity

    Bob Baffert has more than half of Wednesday's Del Mar Futurity (gr. II) field in his barn. Perhaps he's simply stacking the deck--if one of Baffert's horses wins the race, it will be his seventh straight victory in the event.

  • Once Again, Baffert Holding Futurity Aces

    The $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (gr. II) on closing day Wednesday continues to shape up as a yet another Bob Baffert revue for 2-year-olds going seven furlongs on the main track.

  • Kafwain defeats stablemate Icecoldbeeratreds in Best Pal Stakes.

    Baffert Horses 1-2 in Best Pal Stakes

    The Thoroughbred Corp.'s Kafwain, a two-year-old stablemate of Kentucky Derby winner War Emblem, earned the first stakes victory of his brief career with a come-from-behind triumph in the featured $150,000 Best Pal Stakes (gr. III) at Del Mar on Wednesday.

  • Crowned Dancer Upstages Kafwain in Hollywood Juvenile

    Florida-bred Crowned Dancer led throughout under Alex Solis to win the Hollywood Juvenile Championship (gr. III) at Hollywood Park on Saturday, upstaging the Bob Baffert-trained Kafwain, the even-money favorite in the six-furlong event for 2-year-olds.

  • Oberwald Gets Eddie D. for Hollywood Juvenile Championship

    Oberwald, winner of the Haggin Stakes with Victor Espinoza aboard, will get a new rider in Eddie Delahoussaye for Saturday's $100,000 Hollywood Juvenlie Championship (gr. III). In his last start on Father's Day, June 16, Oberwald won the Haggin Stakes, the same race his sire, Swiss Yodeler, captured in 1996.