Keyword: Tommy Kelly

  • Hall of Fame trainer Tommy "T.J." Kelly

    Hall of Fame Trainer Tommy Kelly Dies at 93

    Kelly was recognized as one of the great trainers of his era. He was cherished as a friend and worshiped as a father and husband, but to everyone fortunate to have known him, he was one of the good guys.

  • Evening Attire shown winning the 2007 Queens County (gr. III).

    10-Year-Old Evening Attire Retired

    The old warrior Evening Attire, a stakes winner at age 10 and earner of nearly $3 million, has been retired due to a suspensory injury, co-owners and breeders Tommy Kelly and Joseph and Mary Grant announced Sept. 28.

  • Old Favorite Evening Attire Posts Stymie Upset

    Nine-year-old Evening Attire, who had not won in seven starts since a neck victory in the Stuyvesant Handicap (gr. III) in November of 2005, split horses in the lane and galloped on to a 2 1/4-length victory in Saturday's $72,605 Stymie Handicap at nine furlongs on Aqueduct's fast inner dirt track.

  • Former New York Trainer E.I. Kelly Dead at 83

    Edward Ignatius "E.I." Kelly, one of the more popular trainers ever on the New York circuit, died Sept. 2 at his home in Brooksville, Fla. Mr. Kelly had turned 83 on July 30.