Keyword: Shane Sellers

  • White Cat gets first 3YO win in Transylvania.

    White Cat Wins Transylvania By a Whisker

    Raymond Cottrell's White Cat rallied strongly in early stretch, then held off a resurgent Deep Shadow to win the Transylvania Stakes (gr. IIIT) for 3-year-olds by a nose on Keeneland's opening day.

  • Shoes Fit for Distinctive Code in Victoria Lass

    A change in shoes helped Billie Courtney's Distinctive Code turn the tables on her distaff sprint rivals, cruising to victory in the $100,000 Victoria Lass Handicap on Saturday at Fair Grounds.

  • Saintly Look, multiple stakes winner runs in Sunday's Risen Star Stakes.

    Thirteen Try Their Luck in Risen Star Sunday

    Mirroring the wide-open nature of this year's hunt for the Kentucky Derby, a field of 13 will assemble Sunday to contest the Risen Star Stakes (gr. III) at Fair Grounds.

  • Cojet Buzzes Mountain General in Col. Power

    With a short field and a sharp horse on his hands, trainer Bob Holthus took a chance on Cojet, who won the $75,000 Colonel Power Handicap at Fair Grounds Sunday.

  • Prince Alphie Rallies to Win Black Gold

    Prince Alphie charged from off the pace under Shane Sellers to win the $75,000 Black Gold Handicap on the turf in convincing fashion Saturday at Fair Grounds.

  • Saintly Look Heavenly in Sugar Bowl Stakes

    Saintly Look closed from off the pace in spite of a speed-favoring Fair Grounds main track to win the $75,000 Sugar Bowl Stakes Sunday by three-quarters of a length over Broke Again.

  • Ex-Claimer Leslie's Love Wins A.B. Leggio

    Donald Foret felt good about his former claimer's chances on Saturday in the featured $60,000 Dr. A.B. Leggio Memorial Handicap at Fair Grounds.

  • Sellers Finishes Fourth in Return

    After a two-year absence, jockey Shane Sellers returned to racing Wednesday when he piloted Marylou Whitney's Global Attraction to a fourth-place finish in the second race, a $50,000 maiden special weight contest, at Keeneland.

  • Shane Sellers begins comeback Saturday.

    Sellers to Make Comeback at Prairie Meadows

    Shane Sellers will ride for the first time since a January spill put his career in jeopardy when he gets aboard Momentous in the $75,000 Prairie Meadows Oaks for 3-year-old fillies.

  • Sellers Returning to Gulfstream--To Sing, Not Ride

    Shane Sellers, leading rider at Gulfstream Park in 1997, returns to the south Florida oval Feb. 4 in an entirely different capacity. This time, Sellers will be performing songs from his first country recording, "God's Favorite Angel," prior to a concert by Stephen Bishop. Sellers will perform at approximately 2:10 p.m. (EST).

  • Heritage of Gold, Beautiful Pleasure Prep

    Heritage of Gold and Beautiful Pleasure continued preparing for their expected rematch in the $400,000 Personal Ensign Handicap (gr. I) at Saratoga Aug. 25, completing workouts at that track Friday morning.