Month: November 2016

Mo Town Triumphs in Remsen

Mo Town, another son of Uncle Mo, ran down the favorite Takaful in the homestretch en route to a 2-1/2 length victory over No Dozing in the $300,000 Remsen Stakes. Takaful, going off at 4-5, took a huge early lead of about five lengths over the rest of the field going into the backstretch. As […]

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Gunnevera Takes Delta Downs Jackpot with Ease

Gunnevera┬ácame from way off the pace to take the $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot, an impressive win for a colt who had recently finished a poor fifth to Classic Empire in the Breeder’s Futurity. The pace was slow, with Stormin’ Norman and Hot Sean trading leads throughout the backstretch and Gunnevera┬átrailing the pack. Going into […]

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Classic Empire Takes Breeder’s Cup Juvenile

Classic Empire put together a textbook run Saturday at the Breeder’s Cup Juvenile, staying just off the pace and putting together a stretch run that held off favorite Not This Time by a neck. The son of Pioneer of the Nile, the sire of American Pharoah, broke cleanly and stalked pace-setter Syndergaard for about six […]

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