Month: April 2016

Oscar Nominated Takes Spiral; Airoforce Disappoints

Longshot Oscar Nominated won in a close race in the 2016 Spiral Stakes Saturday, defeating Azar by a neck. Five horses closed to within a length of Oscar Nominated, but none of them was Airoforce, who finished a disappointing eighth. Airoforce was within striking distance at the beginning of the race but faded on the […]

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Nyquist Wins Battle of Unbeatens

Perhaps people will start taking Nyquist seriously now. Despite a 6-for-6 record, including a win in the Breeder’s Cup Juvenile, he was a second and even third choice on some people’s Derby list. But his impressive 3 1/4-length victory over Majesto cemented his place as the Derby favorite. In what was supposed to be a […]

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