BOSSIER CITY, LA--FEBRUARY 20, 2018--Harrah's Louisiana Downs will host a huge day of racing on Saturday. Post time has been moved up to 11:30 am for the fifteen races of the day, beginning with the 13th running of the $25,000 Mr Jess Perry (see related story). Following the Mr Jess Perry, Louisiana Downs will run 14 trials for the $310,466 Mardi Gras Futurity (RG2). The first ...



BOSSIER CITY, LA--FEBRUARY 20, 2018--A field of ten accredited Louisiana-breds will compete in Saturday's $25,000 Mr Jess Perry Stakes at Harrah's Louisiana Downs. The 350-yard feature will be run as the first race of the card, at 11:30 am. Joel Galindo's Scoopies Leaving You ran second in last year's Mr Jess Perry and comes into ...



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OKLAHOMA CITY, OK--FEBRUARY 18, 2018--Remington Park has carded another two days of training races this week (Wednesday and Thursday) in anticipation of opening their 2018 American Quarter Horse, Paint and Appaloosa Season Friday, March 9. Trials for the 77th running of the Grade 3 Oklahoma Futurity will be contested Saturday, March 10 and the $450,000 final will be run back on Saturday, March 24. The Oklahoma Futurity is the oldest ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA-FEBRUARY 16, 2018- Following impressive daylight trial wins and the top two fastest qualifying times, Leslie Braker and Todd Williams' RF Might Be A Hero and EG High Desert Farms' Fiery Colt get top billing when 10 sophomores compete in the $107,500 Los Alamitos Maiden Stakes at 350 yards on Sunday night. First post for the eight-race program is 5:16 p.m. with the Maiden Stakes being the final race of the evening. RF ...



SELMA, TX--FEBRUARY 15, 2018--Retama Park will host their second day of training races on Friday. The Selma racetrack will card 13 races, 12 for 2-year-olds Quarter Horses and one of 3-yaer-old Quarter Horse maidens at 250 yards each. The first race will be a 4 ˝ furlong sprint of 3-year-old and up maiden Thoroughbreds. First post is set for noon (CST). A number of summer sale yearlings are entered for Friday including $51,000 ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA--FEBRUARY 14, 2018--C.K. and Laurel Allen's Grade 1 stakes placed runner Strawfinders Jessee will be joined by four local stakes winners when a field of nine top aged mares gets together on Saturday for the $35,000 Denim N Diamonds Handicap at Los Alamitos. The Denim N Diamonds is named in honor of the AQHA champion aged mare and Champion of Champions winner of 1981. Trained by John Cooper, Strawfinders Jessee will enter ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI SUNLAND PARK, NM--FEBRUARY 13, 2018--A dozen 3-year-old state-bred runners, topped by graded stakes winners Everybuddys Talkin and Daddys Blushing, have been entered in Sunday’s 400-yard, $85,000 New Mexico Horse Breeders’ Association Stakes (RG2) at Sunland Park. A brown daughter of Gonna Ro Sham Bo, Everybuddys Talkin is trained by Ricardo Armendariz for owner Eric ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK--FEBRUARY 13, 2018--Twelve training races, 11 for 2-year-olds, will be contested on Thursday at Remington Park. First post will be 11:00 a.m. (CST). All races will be run at 250 yards. Kunde, a $50,000 Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale graduate, will head Race 5 for trainer Jose Barron and owner Hugo Barron. The son of ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI SUNLAND PARK, NM--FEBRUARY 12, 2018--Imperial Eagle, a two-time champion son of One Famous Eagle racing for Christina D. Robinson, is one of 25 aged sprinters entered in Friday’s 400-yard West Texas Maturity (G3) trials at Sunland Park. A 4-year-old gelding trained by Tony Sedillo, Imperial Eagle is coming off of a sophomore campaign during which he earned $92,100 from seven outs, and his three wins included a neck victory as the even-money favorite in the 400-yard, $100,000 Mr Jess ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK-FEBRUARY 12, 2018--Remington Park will continue training races on Wednesday with 10 of the 11-race card for 2-year-olds Quarter Horses, Paints and Appaloosas. The final will race is for 3-year-old and up mixed. First post will be 11:00 a.m. (CST). All races will be run at 250 yards. A number of "summer sale" yearling graduates have been entered throughout the card. Three of those 2-year-olds will face off in Race ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA-FEBRUARY 9, 2018-The running of the Brad McKinzie Los Alamitos Winter Championship could provide some special moments for Los Alamitos Race Course owner Ed Allred. The Grade 1 race is already one that's close to Allred's heart, as he named it in honor of his longtime friend and employee after his passing last August. And it would certainly be a emotional winner's circle moment if Allred was to win the Brad McKinzie with ...