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Wicked Strong Can’t Hold On For Travers Stakes Win

Posted on: Aug 24, 2014

Wicked Strong gave a valiant effort in the Travers Stakes at Saratoga on Sunday afternoon but came up short as stablemate V.E. Day closed strong for the victory. Both horses are trained by Jimmy Jerkens and both have looked very good since the end of....

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California Chrome to Run in Pennsylvania Derby

Posted on: Aug 21, 2014

There’s not a more famous race horse in the country right now than Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome. He’s currently training for a return to racing competition and on Thursday trainer Art Sherman announced his next race: the $1 mil....

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Kentucky Derby Veteran Wicked Strong Prepares for Travers

Posted on: Aug 09, 2014

Wicked Strong entered the 2014 Kentucky Derby with an impressive win in the Wood Memorial and a compelling backstory. His name is an homage to his Boston roots but he didn’t exactly do the city proud in either of Triple Crown appearances. Wicke....

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Kentucky Derby Entrant Dance With Fate Euthanized

Posted on: Jul 31, 2014

Some sad news today as 2014 Kentucky Derby entrant Dance With Fate was euthanized due to injuries sustained in an incident on July 24. The horse bolted while on the track at Del Mar and crashed hard into a fence.....

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Super Saver’s Son Impressive In Debut

Posted on: Jul 28, 2014

It’s almost impossible to get a handle on which horses will be Kentucky Derby contenders next year based on their two year old campaign. The road to the Derby is long and difficult and there have been plenty of two year olds that impressed to b....

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Churchill Downs Announces Fall Stakes Races

Posted on: Jul 23, 2014

Churchill Downs started a Fall race meet last year and they’re making it bigger and better this year. The meet runs from September 5 to September 28 and will include eight stakes races with a combined purse of $925,000. Several of the races wil....

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