There are several reasons for shifts up and down in claiming price. For example, when a horse is being raced into condition the class in which it is entered from time to time has little meaning. The horse needs racing, and a race of almost any classwill se
The final weekend of the Saratoga meeting came to a close on Monday September 4th but the weekend was not short of quality with four Grade I races in the final three days. On Saturday September 2nd Saratoga hosted two Grade I races, the Gra
New York, NY (Sports Network) - Veteran horse racing announcer Trevor Denman has been named to replace Tom Durkin as the voice of the Breeders' Cup World Championships. This year's Breeders' Cup races will take place at Churchill Downs on Saturday, November 4.
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Last Saturday's running of the Woodward Stakes at Saratoga was to have been a redemption of four-year-old Flower Alley. A win in the race would have put him back in the picture for Horse of the Year for 2006.
Kennett Square, PA (Sports Network) - Veterinarians continue to be happy with the progress that retired Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro shows. The three- year-old colt had the cast on his right hind leg changed last week.