Keyword: Leandro Goncalves

  • My Afleet (outside) outfights Medal Count to win the Dueling Grounds Derby. <br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-LH7Tfzt">Order This Photo</a>

    My Afleet Tops Medal Count at Kentucky Downs

    Pacesetter My Afleet ran the race of his life Sept. 6 at Kentucky Downs as he denied highly regarded Medal Count in a thrilling finish to the $250,000 Dueling Grounds Derby on the turf at Kentucky Downs Sept. 6.

  • Goncalves Logs 5 Wins at Sloppy Fair Grounds

    Veteran jockey Leandro Goncalves posted the first five-win day by any jockey this season at Fair Grounds Racing & Slots during the 11-race program Dec. 28.

  • Sum of the Parts delivers a repeat performance in the Phoenix Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2810624366&k=nTmj3Cb">Order This Photo</a>

    Sum of the Parts Adds Repeat Phoenix Win

    Sum of the Parts popped the gate and never looked back en route to a repeat victory in the $200,000 Stoll Keenon Ogden Phoenix Stakes (gr. III), posting his first win of the season on opening day at Keeneland Oct. 4.

  • Looking Cool and Leandro Goncalves capture the Iowa Derby.

    Longshot Looking Cool Takes Iowa Derby

    Jim Tafel's homebred Looking Cool certainly kept his cool in the heat of battle down the Prairie Meadows stretch June 29 to prevail by a neck at 17-1 odds in the $250,000 Iowa Derby (gr. III).

  • Abstraction wins the Federico Tesio Stakes.

    Abstraction Angles Clear, Wins Federico Tesio

    Odds-on choice Abstraction angled out for clear sailing, the son of Pulpit spurted to the lead in deep stretch and drew away to win the $75,750 Federico Tesio Stakes April 27 at Pimlico Race Course.

  • Bourbon Courage rolls home to win the Super Derby.

    Bourbon Courage Uncorks Big Super Derby Punch

    Bourbon Courage, under a head of steam for jockey Leandro Goncalves, blew past Master Rick at mid-stretch to win the $500,000 Super Derby (gr. II) in a romp for the colt's first stakes victory Sept. 8 at Louisiana Downs.

  • Sum of the Parts powers home in the Red Legend at Charles Town.

    Sum of the Parts Adds Up to Red Legend Win

    Sum of the Parts, taking the lead shortly after the start, led at every pole to capture the $400,000 Red Legend Stakes by 3 3/4 lengths in an upset at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races on the night of June 30.

  • Neck 'n Neck and Leandro Goncalves take the Matt Winn Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2012/22274956_jFd5jM#!i=1909720879&k=bZqkrXD">Order This Photo</a>

    Neck 'n Neck Romps in Matt Winn

    Neck 'n Neck came through with his second straight win at Churchill Downs when he captured the Matt Winn Stakes (gr. III) for 3-year-olds by 7 1/4 lengths over Stealcase.

  • Rahystrada upsets the field in the River City.

    Rahystrada, $115.80, Rolls in River City

    Robert Courntey's Rahystrada, the second-longest price in the field at 56-1, held his nine rivals at bay in the stretch to win the $112,700 River City Handicap (gr. IIIT) by 2 1/4 lengths Nov. 27 at Churchill Downs.

  • Satans Quick Chick pulls away in the Raven Run under Leandro Goncalves.<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%3D8574917%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Satans Quick Chick (23-1) Lights Up Raven Run

    Satans Quick Chick slid through the inside under Leandro Goncalves and caught Slides Choice and Don'ttalktome in the final strides to pull a 23-1 upset in the $300,000 Lexus Raven Run (gr. II) for 3-year-old fillies Oct. 24 at Keeneland.

  • Turfway Park

    On-Track Handle Down 16% at Turfway

    Turfway Park ended its 2009 fall meet, which marked the track's 50th anniversary, with a double-digit decline in on-track handle but a much smaller decrease in all-sources handle.