Keyword: Tom Amoss

  • Justify with exercise rider Humberto Gomez at Pimlico Race Course

    Justify Goes Out Early for Final Preakness Gallop

    Justify went out for his final pre-Preakness Stakes (G1) gallop in the dark May 18 at Pimlico Race Course, about three hours earlier than he hit the track the day prior, and Bob Baffert had a simple explanation as to why he changed things up.

  • Chocolate Martini, a $25,000 claimer in February, works April 27 at Churchill Downs in preparation for the Kentucky Oaks

    Chocolate Martini in Sweet Spot for Oaks

    Chocolate Martini, a $25,000 claim at Fair Grounds Feb. 2, takes aim at the $1 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) for trainer Tom Amoss and Double Doors Racing's David Walker and Amanda DaBruzzo.

  • Tom Amoss will train the latest horse for the Churchill Downs Racing Club

    New Churchill Downs Racing Club Opportunity

    Up to 200 people can experience the excitement of Thoroughbred racehorse ownership this spring with unraced 2-year-old, the latest addition to the popular Churchill Downs Racing Club stable.

  • Lone Sailor (outside) is edged by Noble Indy in the Louisiana Derby

    Derby Hopeful Lone Sailor Well Worth Purchase Price

    While Lone Sailor was just denied what would have been an emotional win for his connections in the TwinSpires.com Louisiana Derby (G2) March 24 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, the $200,000 purse he earned surpasses his purchase price.

  • Mo Tom at Churchill Downs on May 5, 2016, in Louisville, Ky.

    Mo Tom, Forevamo Return to Work Tab

    Two high-profile sophomores of 2016, G M B Racing's Mo Tom and Brittlyn Stable's Forevamo returned from lengthy layoffs to post their first works Jan. 1 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

  • Shareholder Value secures victory Dec. 26 at Fair Grounds

    Amoss Considering Options for Shareholder Value

    Klaravich Stables and William H. Lawrence's Shareholder Value impressed many with a swift acceleration Dec. 26 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, beating winners in a first-level 2-year-old allowance going a mile and 70 yards.

  • Dalmore after his Affirmed Stakes win

    Dalmore Ships East for Super Derby

    Up against a trio of older grade I winners in the Pacific Classic (gr. I), jockey Kent Desormeaux called Dalmore's fifth-place run in the 1 1/4-mile Del Mar summer feature a "learning experience."

  • Bensons Hope to Let Good Times Roll in Derby

    Expect some "Who Dat" chants from the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) crowd May 7 as supporters of Gayle and Tom Benson's Mo Tom and Tom's Ready try to bring some Mardi Gras to Louisville's biggest party.

  • Mo Tom will try to win the Kentucky Derby off a six-week racing break.

    Fresh Horses Plentiful in 2016 Kentucky Derby

    The three trainers of Louisiana Derby (gr. II) runners expected to start in the May 7 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) are confident the six weeks between races will not be a problem for their horses.

  • Cupid will miss the Kentucky Derby

    Cupid Out of Derby; Mo Tom Gets In

    Cupid, who finished 10th in the April 16 Arkansas Derby (gr. I), won't compete in the Kentucky Derby (gr. I), which means Mo Tom has secured a spot in the field for the May 7 first leg of the Triple Crown

  • Mo Tom

    Amoss Seeks Clear Sailing for Mo Tom

    Louisiana-based owners and a Louisiana-based trainer hope the home cooking works for their Mo Tom, who hopes to turn the tables on Gun Runner in the March 26 Louisiana Derby at Fair Grounds

  • Land Over Sea has finished behind Songbird in five straight races.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/BreedersCup/2015-Breeders-Cup/Works/i-hxDwbDv">Order This Photo</a>

    California Invaders in for Fair Grounds Oaks

    Seemingly doing all they can to get as far away from undefeated Songbird as possible, Southern California residents Land Over Sea and Street Fancy will head to New Orleans for the $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks (gr. II) March 26.

  • Venus Valentine comes up the inside to upset the Rachel Alexandra Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2016/i-G44Fc59">Order This Photo</a>

    Venus Valentine Delivers Fair Grounds Stunner

    Last of nine early, Venus Valentine rallied along the rail in the stretch to pull off a 74-1 shocker in the $200,000 Twinspires.com Rachel Alexandra Stakes (gr. II) Feb. 20 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

  • Mo Tom wins Lecomte Stakes at Fair Grounds

    Risen Star Can Serve as Gauge for Mo Tom

    Trainer Tom Amoss said the field for the Feb. 20 Risen Star Stakes (gr. II) at Fair Grounds is one of the deepest he has seen at the Louisiana track, and he believes that's good for Mo Tom, who he trains for G M B Racing.

  • Mo Tom wins the Street Sense Stakes.

    Making the Grade: Mo Tom

    This week we take a closer look at Mo Tom, winner of the $200,000 Lecomte Stakes (gr. III) on Jan. 16 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

  • Control Stake rolls to victory in the Thanksgiving Handicap.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2015/i-kS24hj8">Order This Photo</a>

    Control Stake Too Tough in Thanksgiving 'Cap

    Maggi Moss' Control Stake, the lone 3-year-old in the field, got the jump on the competition from the gate and wasn't headed en route to a solid win in the $60,000 Thanksgiving Handicap at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

  • Lenny's Place: Hall of Fame Edition

    Host Lenny Shulman talks with trainer Doug O'Neill about Hall of Fame inductee Lava Man. Lenny also discusses Del Mar, Saratoga, race fixing and more! Presented by Hill 'n' Dale Stallions

  • Lenny's Place: Hall of Fame Edition

    Host Lenny Shulman talks with trainer Doug O'Neill about Hall of Fame inductee Lava Man. Lenny also discusses Del Mar, Saratoga, race fixing and more! Presented by Hill 'n' Dale Stallions

  • Delaunay and Ramon Vazquez take the Iowa Sprint Handicap.

    Delaunay Breaks Through in Iowa Sprint 'Cap

    Maggi Moss' Delaunay, a winner of more than $1.1 million, ended his streak of second-place finishes in the Iowa Sprint Handicap with a victory in the $125,000 event the evening of June 26 at Prairie Meadows.

  • Delaunay is the 8-5 morning-line favorite in the $125,000 Iowa Sprint Handicap.

    Delaunay Aims for Elusive Iowa Sprint Score

    Delaunay, winner of 18 races and over $1.1 million in purse money through 52 outings, is 8-5 morning line favorite in the Iowa Sprint Handicap and the most accomplished runner in the Friday, June 26, Prairie Meadows race.

  • War Story breezed five furlongs in 1:02 at Churchill Downs the morning of April 22.

    Final Kentucky Derby Work for War Story

    Louisiana Derby (gr. II) third-place finisher War Story put in his final workout for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) April 22 when the 3-year-old gelding breezed five furlongs in 1:02.

  • War Story

    Derby Contender War Story Works at Churchill

    War Story, who placed in all three of Fair Grounds' top races for 3-year-olds, worked at Churchill Downs April 8 in preparation for a planned start in the 141st Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).