Grade 1 winner Firenze Fire looks to go two-for-two at Aqueduct Racetrack and boost his standing in the Road to the Kentucky Derby in the process when he heads a compact field of six in the $250,000 Withers Stakes (G3) Feb. 3.
|Say Florida Sandy S.||$100,000g||4&up||7f||Details|
|East View S.||$100,000g||3yos, Fillies||8f||Details|
|Damon Runyon S.||$100,000g||3yos||8f||Details|
|Interborough S.||$100,000g||4&up, f/m||7f||Details|
|Bay Ridge S.||$100,000g||4&up, f/m||9f||Details|
|La Verdad S.||$100,000g||4&up, f/m||7f||Details|
|Alex M. Robb S.||$100,000a||4&up||9f||Details|
|Ladies H.||$100,000g||4&up, f/m||9f||Details|
|Busanda S.||$100,000g||3yos, Fillies||9f||Details|
|Toboggan S. (G3)||$100,000g||4&up||7f||Details|
|Ruthless S.||$100,000g||3yos, Fillies||7f||Details|
|Withers S. (G3)||$250,000a||3yos||9f||Details|
|Biogio's Rose S.||$100,000g||4&up, f/m||8f||Details|
|Jimmy Winkfield S.||$150,000a||3yos||7f||Details|
|Rego Park S.||$100,000a||3yos||6f||Details|
|Broadway S.||$100,000g||4&up, f/m||6f||Details|
|Hollie Hughes S.||$100,000a||4&up||6f||Details|
|Franklin Square S.||$100,000a||3yos, Fillies||6f||Details|
|Busher S||$200,000||3yo, f||8f|
|Tom Fool H||$200,000||4&up,||6f|
|Heavenly Prize Invitational||$150,000||4&up, f/m||8f|
|Correction S||$100,000||4&up, f/m||6f|
|Maddie May S||$100,000||3yo, f||8f|
|Cicada S||$100,000||3yo, f||6f|
|Kelly Kip S||$55,000||4&up,||6f|
|Videogenic S||$55,000||4&up, f/m||6f|
|Xtra Heat S||$70,000||4&up, f/m||6f|
|More to Tell S||$60,000||4&up,||8f|
|Sis City S||$60,000||4&up, f/m||8f|
|Peeping Tom S||$70,000||4&up,||6f|
|Karakorum Elektra S||$80,000||4&up, f/m||7f|
|Distaff H||$150,000||4&up, f/m||7f|
|Bay Shore S||$250,000||3yo,||7f|
|Gazelle S||$300,000||3yo, f||9f|
|Wood Memorial S||$750,000||3yo,||9f|
|Danger's Hour S||$100,000||4&up,||8f T|
|Plenty of Grace S||$100,000||4&up, f/m||8f T|
|Bridgetown S||$100,000||3yo,||6f T|
|Top Flight Invitational H||$200,000||4&up, f/m||9f|
|Mizdirection S||$100,000||3yo, f||6f T|
|New York Stallion S||$100,000||3yo, f||6.5f|
|Woodhaven S||$100,000||3yo,||8.5f T|
|Memories of Silver S||$100,000||3yo, f||8.5f T|
|New York Stallion S||$100,000||3yo,||6.5f|
Fox Sports 2 has plans for six Saturday broadcasts this winter and spring that will features top stakes races from Aqueduct Racetrack, Gulfstream Park, and Santa Anita Park.
Two new financial reviews by New York's chief fiscal watchdog suggest the New York Racing Association continues to overstate the financial health of its racing operations by using VLT proceeds to make its racing business look rosier than it is.
The National Thoroughbred Racing Association announced Jan. 20 that Aqueduct Racetrack in New York City has earned reaccreditation from the NTRA Safety & Integrity Alliance.
Marc Keller's Quezon stayed comfortably off the pace, gained the lead in the stretch, and cruised to a 4 1/4-length win in the first running of the $100,000 La Verdad for New York-bred filly and mare sprinters Jan. 19 at Aqueduct Racetrack.
Due to rapidly warming temperatures in the New York City area following last week's severe winter storm, Aqueduct Racetrack's Jan. 11 card has been canceled after it was determined track conditions were unsuitable for racing.
A forecast winter storm and extremely cold temperatures have forced the New York Racing Association to cancel four days of racing, Jan. 4-7.
Mr. Amore Stable's Firenze Fire will look to start his 3-year-old season in the same stellar fashion in which he commenced his juvenile campaign when he heads postward in the $150,000 Jerome Stakes Jan. 1 at Aqueduct Racetrack.
NYRA cancels Dec. 28 program; cites hazardous weather outlook
The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) has canceled live racing at Aqueduct Racetrack for Dec. 13 due to sustained high winds forecast to continue through the afternoon in the New York City metropolitan area.
J. Keeler Johnson handicaps the Cigar Mile (G1) at Aqueduct.
After failing to earn a placing in a pair of grade 1 tries, Actress thrived under some class relief Nov. 24 in the $250,000 Comely Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct Ractrack.
Aqueduct Racetrack's 2018 Winter and Spring meets will feature 51 stakes worth more than $7 million in purses, highlighted by the Big A's traditional spring showcase, the Grade 2, $750,000 Wood Memorial on April 7.
Carrying the highweight of 134 pounds proved no problem for Stallwalkin' Dude, who rallied from last of seven to score a clear victory in the $200,000 Fall Highweight Handicap (G3) Nov. 23 at Aqueduct Racetrack.
Senior Investment carries highweight of 124 into the Discovery Stakes as he returns to dirt after a summer fling on the grass. He ran in both the Preakness and Belmont Stakes earlier this year.
J. Keeler Johnson handicaps the Clark Handicap (G1) and Fall Highweight Handicap (G3).
The New York Racing Association, Inc. has released its 2018 racing calendar, which calls for 229 days of live thoroughbred action at Aqueduct Racetrack, Belmont Park, and Saratoga Race Course.
A Look Back at Glorious Song, who won three straight grade 1 races in 1980, including the Top Flight Handicap.
Dave Litfin looks back at Breeders' Cup, handicaps upcoming stakes races.
In a release sent to members, the New York Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association said a split sample program for horsemen racing at New York Racing Association tracks started with opening day of the Aqueduct Racetrack fall meet Nov. 3.
Chester and Mary Broman's Wingman rallied from eighth to post a clear victory in the final race at Aqueduct Racetrack Nov. 9, giving veteran trainer Phil Serpe the 1,000th victory of his career.
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The story, headlined "Galloping Grit" was written by William H. Rudy and appeared in the Nov. 8, 1969 issue of The Blood-Horse.
The lead up to the Breeders' Cup will feature the Oct. 7 $750,000 Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1), which had its purse trimmed by $250,000.
There was no doubt that A.P. Indy would be a heavy favorite in the Belmont Stakes. All that was left was for the colt to have his all-important major work. Unfortunately. the night before it poured at Belmont, turning the track into a quagmire.