TUCSON, AZ—FEBRUARY 26, 2017—Kirk Goodfellow's homebred Flyingforunclesam (8-1) scored his first stakes win on Sunday with a three-quarter length upset over heavy post-time favorite Cowboys Dynasty in the $15,000 Rillito Derby at Rillito Park. Eyeaseagull finished 1¼ lengths back in the show position. Flyingforunclesam entered the final off a second-place effort to Cowboys Dynasty in the fastest trial race on February 11. Ridden by jockey Mauro Salcedo, the gelding turned the tables on Sunday by completing the 350 yards in a quick :17.263 seconds, a 105-speed index. It was the second win in the eight career starts for the son of second crop sire Flyingwitheagles, a brother to ...



BOSSIER CITY, LA—FEBRUARY 26, 2017—Despite getting bumped out of the gate Shatto Stoli rolled to a three-quarter length win and the fastest qualifying time for the $93,898 Mardi Gras Derby on Sunday at Louisiana Downs. The 10 fastest state-bred 3-year-olds, from three trial races contested today, will return to the Bossier City racecourse ...



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BOSSIER CITY, LA—FEBRUARY 25, 2017—The 2-year-olds are finally here and the new crop of Louisiana state-breds didn't disappoint as Sir Edward L Perry posted the top qualifying time to the restricted Grade 2 $271,738 Mardi Gras Futurity at Louisiana Downs Saturday. The 10 fastest, from the 125 state-breds who participated in 14 trial races, will return to Bossier City racetrack on Saturday, March 18th and vie for a $122,282 winner's purse to the 300-yard final. Under jockey Luis Vivanco, Sir Edward L Perry broke on top and steadily opened to a two length win in the 10th trial (race 11). The first of three qualifiers for his sire ...



BOSSIER CITY, LA—FEBRUARY 25, 2017—Cute Mic Jagger needed a track record performance to run down Scoopies Leaving You by a neck in the $25,000 Mr Jess Perry Stakes Saturday afternoon at Louisiana Downs. Tm Dees Prize finished a length back in the show position. Ridden by jockey Raul Ramirez, Jr., Cute Mic Jagger edged ahead late to set a ...



TUCSON, AZ—FEBRUARY 25, 2017—Kool Kue Fire rallied to get up by a nose over Jlt Especiallyforyou in the $3,600 Felipe D. & Sixta Pinedo Memorial (not black type) Saturday at Rillito Park. Runaway Jesse finished a nose back in a blanket finish to take third place. Ridden by jockey Larry Gamez the 5-year-old son of champion sire ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—FEBRUARY 16, 2017— In one of the sharpest training race performances of 2017, PV Queen Candy Bee was dominant in winning her event on Thursday at Remington Park. Owned by Gordon Pevehouse of Warner, Oklahoma and trained by Clint Crawford, PV Queen Bee Candy flew over 250 yards in :13.49 seconds over a fast track. The 2-year-old Oklahoma-bred filly by Cartels Candy Man from the Okey Dokey Dale mare Ima Lazie Too faced a southerly headwind of 14 mph, drawing off to finish 1½ lengths ahead of her nearest training race rival, Theres Our Secret. PV Queen Candy Bee won ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—FEBRUARY 16, 2017—Unseasonably warm, and windy, weather greeted horsemen and their training race charges on Wednesday at Remington Park. Hez Our Prize posted the fastest time over 11 races, facing a strong headwind in the process. Owned by Preston Cloud of Sallisaw, Okla. and trained by Clint Crawford, Hez Our Prize rolled ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—FEBRUARY 20, 2017—Bill Hoburg's BH Lisas Boy was so close to earning a berth to the prestigious Champion of Champions last year. The gelding by Mighty Invictus finished second in three different stakes races that carried berths to the Champion of Champions, including a pair of races with guaranteed berths to the 440-yard ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—FEBRUARY 20, 2017—Double Bar S Ranch LLC's All Kinds Of Kind has found her groove, as she picked up her third win in a row while taking the $106,750 Los Alamitos Maiden Stakes ...



SUNLAND PARK, NM—FEBRUARY 19, 2017—Bumped at the break, Running Dragon recovered quickly under jockey Adrian Ramos to drive to a 1½ length win over Peyote Run in the $85,000 NMHBA Quarter Horse Stakes Sunday afternoon at Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino. Go Daddy Game finished a head back in third. Trainer Samuel Robledo saddled Running ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—FEBRUARY 16, 2017— Dr. Steve Burns’ Little Talks bumped slightly at the start of the $25,000 Denim N Diamonds Handicap, but then flew to take the lead on the way an easy daylight victory in the 350-yard feature on Saturday at Los Alamitos. Ridden by Cesar De Alba for trainer Mike Casselman, Little Talks picked up her third ...



SUNLAND PARK, NM—FEBRUARY 17, 2017—Multiple graded winner Klassic Strawfly bounced off a fifth-place effort in the Dona Ana County Handicap last month to defeat RG1 winner Once Over by three-quarters Friday afternoon at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino. The win garnered the gelding the fastest qualifying time for the Grade 2 $115,160 West Texas ...