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Preakness Stakes Day Selections: Races 8-14

By Bob Hill, TSV Staff Writer —- 8) JW Murphy Dover Cliffs – 4 – Could be developing into something special and has experience edge. Yoshida – 6 – Another on his way to being really great. Mo Maverick -1- after brief time off returns at distance he...
Posted On 19 May 2017
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Preakness Stakes Day Selections: Races 1-7

By Bob Hill, TSV Staff Writer —- The Preakness Day race card offers 14 races to play. My picks follow, including commentary on the stakes races. 1) 7-6-5-1 2) 2-10-6-4 3) 4-1-6-8 4) 5-2-3-4 5) The Very One Animal Appeal – 6 Englehart gets them ready off the bench...
Posted On 19 May 2017
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Formidable Shaman Ghost faces nine rivals in GIII Pimlico Special

TSV Staff Selections —- Stronach Stables 5-year-old son of Ghostzapper, Shaman Ghost, squares off against nine rivals in the running of the Grade 3 Pimlico Special Handicap run at a mile-and-three sixteenths; listed as the seventh race on the Black-Eyed Susan card,...
Posted On 19 May 2017
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BLACK-EYED SUSAN: PLETCHER FILLIES TOUGH TANDEM

By Rick Francis —- PIMLICO Race 11), 1„ Mile. Black-Eyed Susan S. Grade II. Purse $250,000 FOR FILLIES, THREE-YEARS-OLD Post Time: ( 4:50)/ 3:50/ 2:50/ 1:50 Shimmering Aspen (1), winner of three straight facing lesser at Laurel; enters in solid form for major class-test....
Posted On 18 May 2017
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143rd Kentucky Derby belongs to Classic Empire

By Rick Francis —- Classic Empire; Coady Photography Race 12), 1&1/4 Mile. Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands Grade I. Purse $2,000,000 FOR THREE-YEAR-OLDS Post Time: ( 6:46)/ 5:46/ 4:46/ 3:46 Classic Empire (14), Casse/Leparoux; Arkansas Derby victory was the...
Posted On 05 May 2017
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Solid field set for Grade 3 Pat Day Mile

By Rick Francis —- CD File Photo Race 8), 1 Mile. G3 Pat Day Mile S. Post Time: ( 2:45)/ 1:45/12:45/11:45 Uncontested (4), Catalano/Smith; surrendered the lead late in each of his last two at Oaklawn, the G3 Southwest and Grade 2 Rebel; however over a sloppy Hot Springs...
Posted On 05 May 2017
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Farrell to continue Fair Grounds Oaks success in 143rd Kentucky Oaks

By Rick Francis —- Race 11), 1„ Mile. G1 Longines Kentucky Oaks Grade I. Purse $1,000,000 FOR FILLIES, THREE YEARS OLD Post Time: ( 6:12)/ 5:12/ 4:12/ 3:12 Since 1999 winners and participants of the Fair Grounds Oaks have found the path to the Grade 1 Kentucky Oaks winners...
Posted On 05 May 2017
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Finest City carries the distance in Grade 1 La Troienne

By Rick Francis —- Finest City; All photos by Benoit CHURCHILL DOWNS Race 5) 1ˆ Mile. -G1 La Troienne S. Presented by Spirited Funds Purse $300,000 FOR FILLIES AND MARES FOUR YEARS OLD AND UPWARD Post Time: (12:35)/11:35/10:35/ 9:35 Eskenformoney (1), Pletcher/Castellano;...
Posted On 04 May 2017
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Sunday Race Selection: Woodbine’s Grade 3 Whimsical

TSV Staff Selection —- Woodbine Race 7) 6 Furlongs. Whimsical S. Grade III. Purse $125,000 (plus $25,000 State Bred) FOR FILLIES AND MARES, FOUR-YEAR-OLDS AND UPWARD Post Time: ( 4:19)/ 3:19/ 2:19/ 1:19 Galina Point 1), Casse/Boulanger; mare out of Saffir loves the Woodbine...
Posted On 22 Apr 2017
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Saturday Race Selections: Keeneland Late Pick-4

By Matt Pappis TSV Staff Writer —- KEENELAND Race 7) 7 Furlongs. Clm 50000n2L Purse $30,000 FOR THREE YEAR OLDS AND UPWARD WHICH HAVE NEVER WON TWO RACES Post Time: ( 4:24)/ 3:24/ 2:24/ 1:24 Enchantera (5): Comes back off the layoff and turns back in distance. He fits the...
Posted On 21 Apr 2017
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