Racing & Wagering

Barn Notes: Wednesday, June 4, 2014

In Today’s Notes:Dank to Take on Boys at Ascot en Route to Arlington;Von Hemel’s Cabana Hopes to Pluck Purple Violet

Barn Notes: Sunday, June 01, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Open Company Awaits I Got It All After Springfield Romp; Pirate’s Trove Golden in Debut at ‘Arrrlington’; War Dancer Considering Stars and Stripes

I Got It All Had It All in Taking Springfield

Tom Swearingen, Leonard Denk, Daren Carlile and  Robert Bockel’s I Got It All sat just off the pace, made a three-wide move on the turn and drew off in the stretch to post an emphatic 9 ¼-leng

Barn Notes: Saturday, May 31, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Pistols Drawn Ready to Take Another Shot at Arlington; Regally Bred Aladeem Posts Bullet in First Career Work

Barn Notes: Friday, May 30, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Mason Enjoying Solid Start to 2014 Meet; Rambling Richie Primed for Redemption in Springfield; Saint Leon vs. Sweet Luca in Sunday Allowance

Barn Notes: Thursday, May 29, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Eoin Harty Brings High Profile Barn to Arlington; Good Bye Greg Woody Stephens-Bound after Bullet Work

Stakes Winners Rambling Richie, I Got It All Top Lineup for Saturday's $100,000 Springfield Stakes

Illinois-breds will take the spotlight four consecutive Saturdays beginning with the May 31 running of the $100,000 Springfield Stakes for Prairie State 3-year-olds going a one-turn mile over Arlington International Racecourse’s Polytrack surface. Nine sophomores, including three stakes winners, passed the entry box for the Springfield.

Barn Notes: Monday, May 26, 2014

In Today’s Notes: Ward Quartet Works for Royal Ascot; Ground Transport Works Bullet, Headed to Belmont Undercard

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