Racing & Wagering

Barn Notes: Friday, July 12, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Formidable Fordubai Back on the Winning Track; Diego Sanchez Comes Back in Style; Jockey Rosie Napravnik to be at Arlington University Saturday

Barn Notes: Thursday, July 11, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Four Stakes Winners Face Off in Coach Jimi Lee

General Election Campaigns for Leg 2 of Mid-America Triple

WinStar Farm’s General Election, an impressive winner of the first leg of the Mid-America Triple – the Grade III Arlington Classic on May 25 – returns against some familiar foes and a few new faces

Dark Cove, Ioya Bigtime Top Grade III Stars and Stripes

Kenneth & Sarah Ramsey’s formidable Dark Cove and Team Block’s defending champion Ioya Bigtime, plus the relative dearth of marathon runners in this country leaves the field fo

Colonial Flag, Strathnaver, La Tia Headline Competitive Grade III Modesty

Skara Glen Stables, W. S. Farish & George Prussin’s Colonial Flag, Andrew Stone’s Strathnaver and Hernandez Racing Club’s La Tia are among the more prominent names in Saturday’s Grade III $200,000 Modesty Handicap at a mile and three-sixteenths on the turf.

Dullahan and Rahystrada Top Strong Edition of Grade III Arlington Handicap

Multiple Grade I winner Dullahan and two-time Arlington Handicap champion Rahystrada headline a field of eight older males in Saturday's Grade III $200,000 Arlington Handicap to be run over 10 furlongs on the Arlington International turf course.

Road to the Million – Vol. 5: Wednesday, July 10, 2013

In This Edition: Arlington Million XXXI:  Little Mike on Track for Million, Italian Vedelago Joins Fray; Beverly D.:  Gifted Girl and Ladys First Bring Rivalry Across the Pond; Secretariat:  American Derby Tops Three Major Preps this Weekend; American St. Leger:  Forte dei Marmi Impressive in Singspiel; Stars & Stripes Key Prep

Barn Notes: Sunday July 7, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Saint Leon Exits Arlington Sprint Triumph in Divine Form; Hall of Fame Trainer Jack Van Berg to Ha

Saint Leon Repeats in Wild Arlington Sprint

Margaret Burlingham’s Saint Leon led from gate to wire to earn a repeat victory in the Listed $100,000 Arlington Sprint on Saturday at Arlington International Racecourse.  E. T.

Barn Notes: Saturday, July 6, 2013

In Today’s Notes: General Election Ready to Claim Leg Two of Mid-America Triple; Ioya Bigtime to Take One More Stab at Streaking Dark Cove in Stars and Stripes; Flower Spell Wins on Six Days Rest for Mason

Barn Notes: Friday, July 5, 2013

In Today’s Notes: A Series of Firsts on the Fourth for Apprentice Colvin; Donegal Duo Probable to Take on Defending Champ Rahystrada in Arlington ‘Cap; Colonial Flag, La Tia and Strathnaver Highlight Modesty Probables

Barn Notes: Thursday, July 04, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Yankee Injunuity Outrunning His Age, Ready for Arlington Sprint; Dorsett A Possible Rising Star for Stidham

Road to the 2013 Million – Vol. 4: Wednesday, July 3, 2013

In this edition: Arlington Million XXXI: Eclipse and U.N. Will Reveal Much; Beverly D.: Ambivalent and Somali Lemonade Impress, Ladys First In; Secretariat: Team Valor’s First Cornerstone Fits the Profile; American St. Leger: Euros Begin to Look Formidable

Arlington Sprint Attracts Three Former Champions

Saturday’s Listed $100,000 Arlington Sprint has attracted three of the last four winners of the 5½-furlong turf dash including one who went on to win the Breeders’ Cup Sprint that same season. 

Barn Notes: Sunday, June 30, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Cozze Up Lady Exits Chicago Win Well, Aubby K Suffers Abrasions; Defending Meet Champion Torres Pulls a Saturday Hat Trick

Cozze Up Lady Pulls Off Mild Upset in Grade III Chicago 'Cap

The Bret Calhoun-trained filly Cozze Up Miss notched her first stakes victory when coming from off the pace to win the Grade III Chicago Handicap by three-quarters of a length on Saturday at Arling

Barn Notes: Saturday, June 29, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Saint Leon, Regally Ready and Chamberlain Bridge Head Arlington Sprint Noms; Friday’s Seventh Race Provided Meet-High Payoffs

Barn Notes: Friday, June 28, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Channing Hill Set for Saturday Return; Chris Block’s Stakes Squad Primed for July

Barn Notes: Thursday, June 27, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Tim Thornton: Batter and Bruised, But Spirit Not Broken; Rosemary Ready to Return

Grade I Winner Aubby K Heads Chicago Handicap

Grade I stakes winner Aubby K heads a field of 10 filly and mare sprinters entered for Saturday’s $150,000 Chicago Handicap. The Grade III race will be run at seven furlongs over Polytrack.