Keyword: Ruby's Reception

  • Wildwood Royal Sets Iowa Oaks Stakes Mark

    Iowa Oaks winning filly Wildwood Royal set off some fireworks of her own during Friday's July 4th celebration at Prairie Meadows, setting a stakes record in the process.

  • Fantasy Time for My Trusty Cat

    Three-year-old fillies are the center of attention Friday at Oaklawn Park's Racing Festival of the South when an evenly matched field of six vies in the $200,000 Fantasy Stakes (gr. II).

  • Rubiano, euthanized Tuesday at Lane's End Farm.

    Champion Rubiano Euthanized

    Rubiano, champion sprinter of 1992, was euthanized Tuesday following complications from laminitis, according to a release from William S. Farish's Lane's End Farm where he had stood since his retirement in 1992.

  • Thompson Makes Most of Opportunity to Ride in Cup

    Jockey Terry Thompson is taking his first opportunity to ride in a Breeders' Cup race quite seriously. This week he gave up his regular nighttime schedule at Hoosier Park, where he is close to becoming the all-time leading rider, to get a handle on the Arlington Park surface.

  • Westerly Breeze battles high winds to take the Alcibiades.

    Westerly Breeze Takes Sloppy Alcibiades

    The question in the grade II Walmac International Alcibiades (gr. II) at Keeneland Friday was who would relish the off going. The answer was Westerly Breeze and Ruby's Reception.

  • Quality Abounds on Ky. Cup Undercard

    Claiborne Farm's Trip has been made the 2-1 morning line favorite for the Turfway Breeders' Cup (gr. III), to be run during the Kentucky Cup card at the northern Kentucky track Sept. 14.