Year: 2017

Solomini Disqualified, Loses Los Alamos Futurity

Solomini dug in his heels and came in first in a close three-horse battle in the Los Alamos Futurity, but he didn’t win. A stewards’ inquiry moments after the finish resulted in a disqualification of Solomini for bumping into Instilled Regard, causing him to wobble slightly as he was sandwiched in between Solomini and McKinzie. […]

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Catholic Boy Likes the Dirt at the Remsen

Weeks after finishing a disappointing fourth in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf, Catholic Boy scored an impressive win in his first race on a dirt track, taking the Remsen Stakes by 4 3/4 lengths over Avery Island. Catholic Boy stayed close to the lead throughout the race, never farther back than sixth. He moved up […]

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Enticed Wins Kentucky Jockey Club by a Nose

Enticed, who finished third in the Champagne Stakes, scored a big, if educational win against Tiz Mischief in the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes. Bumped in the first turn and escaping from Diamond King’s unseating of his rider, Enticed settled into fourth place as Promises Fulfilled set the early pace. Tiz Mischief started slowly and started […]

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Good Magic Scores Huge Upset in Breeders’ Cup Juvenile

His odds may not have reflected it, but 8-1 Good Magic had never even won a race before Saturday. That changed in the Sentient Jet Breeders’ Cup Juvenile, as the twice-beaten colt broke his maiden in the most important juvenile race of the year, beating Solomini by an impressive 4 1/4 lengths. Bolt d’Oro, the […]

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