Racing & Wagering

Saturday Stakes Bonanza at Arlington

A quartet of stakes races plus the simulcast of the Grade I Belmont Stakes headline the Saturday, June 8 card at Arlington International Racecourse.  The local added-money events consist of th

Barn Notes: Wednesday, June 05, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Penn Mile Winner Rydilluc Targeting Secretariat; Promising Juvenile Debuts for Hansen

Barn Notes: Sunday, June 2, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Bold Kitten Exits Purple Violet Victory Well, To Point for Oaks; Reigning Catfish Swimming Downstr

Reigning Catfish Pulls Huge Upset in Springfield Stakes

Barn Notes: Saturday, June 01, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Promising Work All Week Headlines Cammack Nominations; Third Chance Contestants May Meet Again in Isaac Murphy

Barn Notes: Friday, May 31, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Hill, Catalano, Ravin Leading as May Draws to Close; Nine-Year-Old Girl’s Birthday Gifts Directed to Galloping Out

Barn Notes: Thursday, May 30, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Meafara Stakes Adds to Solid Saturday Card; “Racehorse” Video Series to Focus on Owners and their Horses

Barn Notes: Wednesday, May 29, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Eclipse Award Winner Castro Gets First Local Win, Settles into Colony

Purple Violet, Springfield Stakes Top Saturday Card

State-bred sophomores of both sexes will be featured Saturday at Arlington International Racecourse with the running of the  $100,000 Purple Violet Stakes for fillies and its open counterpart

Barn Notes: Sunday, May 26, 2013

IIn Today’s Notes: Arlington Classic Runners Could Rematch in American Derby; Imposing Arlington Matron Winner Exits Gracefully; Hogy Happy Following Hanshin Cup Victory; Locals Ioya Bigtime, Najjaar Exit Louisville ‘Cap in Good Order

General Elections Gets the Vote in the Arlington Classic

WinStar Farm’s General Election survived an eventful stretch drive and a claim of foul to prevail by a length in the Grade III $150,000 Arlington Classic for trainer Kellyn Gorder and jockey Joe Ro

Hogy Pulls Off Hanshin Upset

Supplemented to the race at entry time, William Stiritz’ Hogy proved his connections right by barreling to a 1 ½-length victory in the Grade III $1

Imposing Grace Takes Grade III Arlington Matron

Coffeepot Stables’ Imposing Grace wore down pacesetter Lotta Lovin and held off the fast closing Sisterhood to win the Grade III $150,000 Arlington Matron by a half-length.  With Channing Hill

Barn Notes: Saturday, May 25, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Catalano Lands Four, Hill Three on Friday Card; International Champion Jockey Moreira Riding Today

Barn Notes: Friday, May 24, 2013

In Today's Notes: Block and Janks Dominate Purple Violet Nominees

Barn Notes: Thursday, May 23, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Casse’s Patrioticandproud Marches Into Hanshin; All Systems Go for Geier’s All Stormy and Fordubai

Graded Race Tripleheader Kicks Off Lucrative Stakes Slate

Barn Notes: Wednesday, May 22, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Nates Mineshaft off the Shelf for the Hanshin; Peitz Prepares Live Longshots for Weekend Graded Stakes

Barn Notes: Sunday, May 19, 2013

In Today’s Notes: Top Four from Dixie Stakes All Million Nominated; Baird Wins Three on Saturday – Joins Leaders

Barn Notes: Saturday, May 18, 2013

In Today’s Notes: A Sound Cherokee Lord Chops Down Feature Allowance; Torres and Castro Escalate Already Excellent Jockey Colony