Keyword: monmouth

  • Lochte won the 2014 Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap. <br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/i-9cqhWfs">Order This Photo</a>

    Lochte Seeks Redemption in United Nations

    Grade I winner Lochte seeks a return to winning ways July 6 in the $500,000 United Nations Stakes (gr. IT) at Monmouth Park, one of 10 entered for the 1 3/8-mile turf contest at the New Jersey track.

  • Lady Ten is the only graded stakes winner in the Eatontown field.

    Orion Moon Can Make the Grade in Eatontown

    Orion Moon, who missed her first graded stakes win by a neck in the recent Beaugay Stakes (gr. IIIT), should be the one to beat in the $100,000 Eatontown Stakes (gr. III) June 21 over the turf at Monmouth Park.

  • Ring Weekend won the 2014 Tampa Bay Derby.

    Ring Weekend, Uncle Sigh Top Pegasus Lineup

    Ring Weekend, coming off a fifth in the Preakness, and Uncle Sigh, 14th in the Kentucky Derby, head a field of seven sophomores slated for the Pegasus Stakes June 15 at Monmouth Park that also marks the return of Albano.

  • Itsmyluckyday

    Itsmyluckyday Confirmed for Salvatore Mile

    Trainer Eddie Plesa Jr. confirmed that Itsmyluckyday, runner-up in the 2012 Preakness Stakes, will point to the July 6 Salvatore Mile (gr. III) at Monmouth Park as expected instead of wheeling around to the Met Mile.

  • Slim Shadey looks to return to the Winner's Circle in the Red Bank Stakes.

    Slim Shadey Shows Up in Red Bank Stakes

    Making his second start for new owner/trainer David Jocobson, multiple grade II winner Slim Shadey looks to end a long dry spell in the $100,000 Red Bank (gr. IIIT) on the turf May 17 at Monmouth Park.

  • Jockey Issues Aired at International Seminar

    On the second and final day of the 2013 International Conference on the Health, Safety and Welfare of Jockeys Sept. 14 at Monmouth Park, representatives discussed a number of issues pertinent to riding careers.

  • Attendees at the International Conference on Health, Safety, and Welfare of Jockeys, including retired jockey Ramon Dominguez (center).

    Jockeys Gather for International Conference

    Representatives of jockeys' organizations from around the world gathered at Monmouth Park Sept. 13 for the first session of a two-day meeting of the International Conference on Health, Safety, and Welfare of Jockeys.

  • Monmouth to Host Jockey Health Conference

    The latest developments in medical and technological research that may improve the welfare, health, and safety of jockeys will be presented at an international conference to be held at Monmouth Park Sept. 13-14.

  • Itsmyluckyday works with Elvis Trujillo at Monmouth Park.

    Itsmyluckyday Breezes Half-Mile at Monmouth

    Itsmyluckyday worked a half-mile on the drying-out Monmouth Park main track in :47 1/5 between the third and fourth races May 12 as he prepares for his next start in the Preakness Stakes (gr. I) at Pimlico Race Course.

  • Pass You Bye Bye won the Decathlon Stakes on opening day at Monmouth Park.

    Monmouth Has Successful Opener Despite Rain

    Monmouth Park kicked off its 68th season of Thoroughbred racing May 11 with an enthusiastic crowd of 9,636 on hand despite monsoon-like weather. The New Jersey track reported a hefty increase in handle over last year.

  • John Mazza

    Mazza Receives Monmouth's Buddy Raines Award

    John Mazza, who has been training horses at Monmouth Park for nearly 50 years, was presented with the 2012 Virgil "Buddy" Raines Distinguished Achievement Award Sept. 23.

  • Jockey Camacho Evaluated After Monmouth Spill

    Apprentice jockey Samy Camacho was sent to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, N.J. after being unseated by his mount Stategic Command just before the finish line in the second race at Monmouth Park Sept. 15.

  • Toby's Corner captured the Mountainview Handicap at Penn National Race Course July 28 by nearly four lengths.

    Toby's Corner Tackles Six in Iselin Stakes

    Fresh from his first win since taking the Resorts World New York Casino Wood Memorial (gr. I) in April 2011, Toby's Corner returns in the $150,000 Philip H. Iselin Stakes (gr. III) Aug. 18 at Monmouth Park.

  • Paynter wins the Haskell.

    Paynter Brushes Aside Rivals in Haskell Romp

    Bouncing back from a heart-breaking loss in the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) last month, Paynter romped to victory in the $1 million Haskell Invitational (gr. I) July 29 at Monmouth Park for trainer Bob Baffert.

  • Get Serious won the Oceanport in both 2009 and 2010 (shown).

    Get Serious Aims for Third Oceanport Win

    Eight-year-old gelding Get Serious looks to turn back the clock once again when he goes for his third victory in the $150,000 Oceanport Stakes (gr. IIIT) over his favored Monmouth Park turf course July 29.

  • Jockey Angel Serpa

    Angel Serpa Hospitalized With Concussion

    Jockey Angel Serpa was sent to the hospital with a head injury after being unseated by his mount Kisses Required during the running of the fifth race July 13 at Monmouth Park, and will remain overnight for observation.

  • My Adonis wins the Long Branch Stakes.

    My Adonis Holds On for Long Branch Victory

    My Adonis, rebounding from an eighth-place finish in the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) last month, opened up a big lead in the homestretch of the $99,000 Long Branch Stakes and held on tight to win July 8 at Monmouth Park.

  • Turbo Compressor and Joe Bravo are in complete control in the United Nations Stakes.

    Turbo Compressor On Engine in United Nations

    Easy front-runner Turbo Compressor, ridden expertly by Joe Bravo, put his six rivals to sleep and coasted to victory over Air Support in the $505,000 United Nations Stakes (gr. IT) July 7 at Monmouth Park.

  • Done Talking is the lone graded stakes winner in the Long Branch field.

    Long Branch Draws Seven Sophs in Need of Win

    With three weeks left until the Haskell Invitational (gr. I), seven sophomores will attempt to burnish their credentials for the $1 million event at Monmouth Park with a victory in the Long Branch Stakes July 8.

  • Queen'splatekitten

    Queen'splatekitten Tops Even Red Bank Lineup

    Queen'splatekitten is the 5-2 morning line favorite for what shapes up as a contentious renewal of the $100,000 Red Bank Stakes (gr. IIIT), the one-mile Independence Day feature on the Monmouth Park turf.