Month: August 2019

Toast the Virginia Derby With a Virginia Belle

What’s the best way to celebrate the Virginia Derby on Saturday? With a Virginia Belle made with Virginia’s own Belle Vodka, of course! Here’s how to mix up the perfect cocktail to toast the biggest horse race in the Commonwealth: The Virginia Belle 1.5 oz. Belle Vodka 1.5 oz. Apple Pucker 3 dashes of bitters…

Racing! The fiasco at Ferndale – Los Angeles Times

Del Mar Charts Results for Thursday, August 29. Copyright 2019 by Equibase Company. Reproduction prohibited. Del Mar Thoroughbred Club, Del Mar, California. All finishes confirmed by Plusmic USA. Official program numbers may not correspond with post position. 31st day of a 36-day meet. Clear & Fast FIRST RACE. 6½ Furlongs. Purse: $35,000. Waiver Claiming. 3…

Horse racing: Del Mar leaders, notes – OCRegister

DEL MAR LEADERS Through Wednesday JOCKEYS / WINS Flavien Prat / 35 Drayden Van Dyke / 25 Abel Cedillo / 21 Rafael Bejarano / 19 Joe Talamo / 18 TRAINERS / WINS Doug O’Neill / 19 Richard Baltas / 16 Peter Miller / 16 John Sadler / 13 Philip D’Amato / 12 WEEKEND STAKES SCHEDULE…

Lawsuit by owner, trainer targets New Mexico horse racing – USA TODAY

CLOSE ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A horse owner and a trainer from Texas filed a lawsuit claiming officials in New Mexico are failing to follow their own policies and regulations in overseeing the state’s multimillion-dollar racing industry. Debra Gotovac and Brad Bolen filed the case in U.S. District Court, alleging their rights to due process…

Top Win Contenders for Wide-Open Del Mar Debutante

The Grade 1, $300,000 Del Mar Debutante, run at seven furlongs, sets the stage for the major Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies prep races in the coming weeks, most to be run around two turns. Only two of the eight entered in the Del Mar Debutante have run in stakes, with Comical having shipped to New…

Gorajec: Open Letter To The Good People In Quarter Horse Racing Industry – Horse Racing News – Paulick Report

Trials for Labor Day weekend’s All American Futurity and All American Derby were held recently at Ruidoso Downs in New Mexico Do you remember the 2012 TheNew York Times(NYT) exposé on horse racing titled, “BREAKDOWN, Death and disarray at America’s racetracks?” The lead photo accompanying the story was the dead carcass of a racehorse. The text…