Racing & Wagering

Barn Notes: Sunday, May 25, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Colt-Conquering Istanford to Consider Round Two vs. Boys; Runaway Matron Winner La Tia Takes Aim on Another Matron; Nikki’s Sandcastle to Return for More Arlington Glory this Summer

Istanford Hands the Arlington Boys a Classic Defeat

Ike and Dawn Thrash and Janet and Sam Alley’s Instanford ran away from her male counterparts in the Grade III $150,000 Arlington Classic Saturday a

Nikki's Sandcastle Upsets Hanshin Cup Field

Nikki’s Sandcastle closed from mid-pack to win the Grade III $150,000 Hanshin Cup by a half-length on Saturday at Arlington International Racecourse.  Leandro Goncalves rode the David Kassen t

La Tia Wins Arlington Matron

Hernandez Racing Club’s La Tia, a longtime Arlington International Racecourse favorite, again showed her affinity for the local Polytrack with an emphatic front-running 6½-length victory in the Gra

Barn Notes: Saturday, May 24, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Cool Cowboy Possible for Belmont Stakes Undercard; Illinois H.O.Y. Work All Week Lights up Track with Return Bullet; Solar Flair Works Well Saturday toward Springfield

Barn Notes: Friday, May 23, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Suntracer on Schedule for Summer Arlington Marathons; Global View to Head to Arlington after Penn Mile; Giant Oak Full-Brother to Springfield Stakes

Barn Notes: Thursday, May 22, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Maker Making His Presence Known this Season; Pataky Kid Returns to Favorite Course in Hanshin; Awesome Flower Looking to Do One Better for Connections; My Option Using Canadian Stakes as Chicago ‘Cap Prep; 

Solitary Ranger, Afortable Top Competitive Grade III Arlington Classic

Moulton’s Solitary Ranger and Tom Fedro Sr.

La Tia, Moment in Dixie Top Arlington Matron

Hernandez Racing Club’s La Tia and Phillips Racing Partnership’s  Moment in Dixie top a field of eight distaffers entered in Saturday’s Grade III $150,000 Arlington Matron at a mile and an eig

Barn Notes: Wednesday, May 21, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Bold Kitten Returns in Thursday Allowance; Lightly Raced Pass the Dice Primed for Hanshin; Illinois Blueblood Afortable in Arlington Classic; Lassie Winner She’s Offlee Good Returns vs. Olczyk Filly

Full Field for Hanshin Cup

Hanshin Cup defending champion Hogy will have his work cut out for him in his repeat bid in the Grade III $150,000 race when he faces 13 challengers including no fewer than six other graded stakes

Barn Notes: Sunday, May 18, 2014

  In Today’s Notes: Hanshin Cup Could Be a Hearty Affair; Moment in Dixie and La Tia Lead Arlington Matron Noms; Futurity Winner Solitary Ranger Leads Arlington Classic Possibles

Trainer Wayne Catalano Earns Victory No. 2,500


Barn Notes: Saturday, May 17, 2014

 In Today’s Notes: Block Hits 500 Arlington Wins; Mongolian Saturday Works Well toward Hanshin; Mason  High on Impressive 2-Year-Old Winner

Barn Notes: Friday, May 16, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Ry’s the Man Headed to Arlington Classic; Stellaris Impressive in Thursday Feature, Possibly Oaks-bound

Barn Notes: Thursday, May 15, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Hogy Gets Revenge, Now Targets Defense; Frivolous Firm for Matron

Barn Notes: Wednesday, May 14, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Magician, Akeed Mofeed and 2013 Champ Real Solution Lead Million Noms; Breeders’ Cup Champs Dank and St

Barn Notes: Sunday, May 11, 2014

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Barn Notes: Saturday, May 10, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Every Way and La Tia on Possible Collision Course; Sugar Daddy Stable’s Rodriguez Hoping for Sweet Encore

Barn Notes: Friday, May 9, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Catalano Operation an Evolution of Excellence; Arlington Sprint Rematch in Sunday Allowance Feature