Month: February 2019

How Good is War of Will?

As a 2-year-old, War of Will was looking like a fair to mediocre turf horse, having gone 0-for-4 on the surface. But trainer Mark Casse switched him to the dirt, and he won his maiden late in 2018. Enter 2019. The son of War Front took the G3 Lecomte Stakes by four lengths, and all […]

Read More

Sam F. Davis Stakes – Where was Knicks Go?

Getting lost in the upset win by Well Defined in the Sam F. Davis Stakes yesterday was Knicks Go, the surprise winner last year of the Claiborne Breeders’ Futurity and runner up in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile. Trainer Ben Colebrook was predicting a huge win for the son of Paynter, saying that another horse would […]

Read More

Triple Crown Nominations Announced; Few Surprises

Unbeaten Breeders’ Cup Juvenile victor Game Winner headed a list of 362 horses who were nominated to the Triple Crown series, according to the list released after the first nomination deadline passed.

Read More

Saturday a Big Day for Derby Hopefuls

Saturday featured three Derby prep races, but it looks like only one winner may be for real.

Read More