LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JULY 12, 2019—Steve McIntyre and Marin Jones' Cole Man 47 led from start to finish on the way to winning the first of three trials to the $195,000 Governor's Cup Derby in the fastest qualifying time, while Rosenthal Ranch LLC's Powerful Favorite will be going after his third derby victory of the year following his trial victory on Sunday night at Los Alamitos. Ridden by Carlos Huerta for trainer Paul Jones, Cole Man 47 covered the 400 yards in :19.819 while defeating multiple stakes winner Tac Me Up by a length in the first heat. Eduardo Nicasio then piloted the Chris O'Dell-trained Powerful Favorite to another ...



AJAX, ONT—JULY 14, 2019—Eazy Street, under jockey Tony Phillips, romped to an easy two-length win over Silken Siri in the $45,370(US) Ontario Bred Futurity Sunday afternoon at Ajax Downs. Trainer Bryn Robertson saddled the 2-year-old son of Might B Valiant to his second win in as many starts this season for owner's Carol and Jaime Robertson. Bred by Guylaine Paquin, from the Holland Ease mare Easily Holland, Easy Street earned $19,307(US) for the effort, increasing his bankroll to $24,855. Silken Siri, still a maiden in four starts, picked up $9,653(US) for finishing second. A ...



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EVANSTON, WY – JULY 14, 2019 -The fastest qualifier from five trials to the Ron Cook Wyoming Bred Futurity, Gotta Lotta Papa won his third consecutive race at Wyoming Downs on Sunday afternoon.

Jesus Valenzuela guided the Pappasito filly home in 16.891 for a 92 speed index in the 330-yard trial. ...



RUPERT, ID—JULY 14, 2019—Bouncing off a sixth-place effort in the $91,256 Bitterroot Futurity on July 4th Maximo II was much the best today when he defeated Sign Of Turbulence by 1-½ lengths in the $3,100 Rupert Downs Overnight Futurity (not black type) at Minidoka Fair. Ridden by jockey Eric Ayala, Maximo II completed the 300 yard task in ...



RUPERT, ID—JULY 14, 2019—Coming off a win in the EIHA Derby June 23, Foose Secret rolled over Sweetheart Sammie by a 1-¼ lengths Sunday afternoon while setting a new track record in the $2,750 Rupert Downs Overnight Derby (not black type) at the Minidoka Fair. Ridden by jockey Raphael Romero, Foose Secret completed the 300 yards in :15.361 ...



AURORA, CO—JULY 13, 2019—Second fastest qualifier De Capitator Bar won in gate-to-wire fashion to earn his first career stakes win in the $96,370 Cherry Creek Futurity at Arapahoe on Saturday afternoon.

Martin Lasalde was aboard for the colt’s victory in the 330-yard stake. The final time was 17.190 and resulted in a speed index of 86.

De Capitator Bar ($13.60) is trained by Mark Schultz for owner Dana Lichlyter, who also bred the colt with Tom Lichlyter. The Capo de Capi colt is out of Nikita Ben, by Now I Know. As the second fastest qualifier, he was second in his trial behind ...



AURORA, CO —JULY 13, 2019 —The three fastest qualifiers finished first, second and third in the $62,060 Lucille Rowe Derby at Arapahoe on Saturday afternoon, with fastest qualifier Jess Un Sies Mas leading the way. Jess Un Sies Mas ($3.40) led throughout the race and extended the lead to a half-length at the wire. The final time for the ...



SELMA, TX – JULY 13, 2019 - In the first of four trials of the night at Retama Park, Psychopath and Manuel Gutierrez set the fastest qualifying time to the $40,000-added Retama Park Derby. The winning duo’s time of 19.763 earned Psychopath a speed index of 101.

The 400-yard final is scheduled for July 27.

Psychopath ($10.60) broke ...



RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—JULY 12, 2019—Robert Driggers and Ben Lee Ivey's Zee James professionally pulled away from her rivals and set the fastest-qualifying time to the $190,937 Zia Derby on Saturday afternoon at Ruidoso Downs. The horses with the 10-fastest times from the five 400-yard trials return to race in the Zia Derby on July 28. The Zia ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JULY 13, 2019—Full brothers Pitbull and Lebowski, will be partying together on California Breeders Champions Night on July 27 after they each posted successful qualifying victories in the 350-yard trials to the $365,000 Governor's Cup Futurity on Saturday at Los Alamitos Race Course. The talented stablemates were both ...



TULSA, OK—JULY 13, 2019—A blanket-finish in the third trial, led by Watah Litical Jess, included the top four qualifiers to the Speedhorse Derby on Saturday night at Fair Meadows in Tulsa, Oklahoma. With a strong surge under jockey Cody Smith, Watah Litical Jess got to the wire a head in front of Tarish to post the fastest qualifying time ...



EVANSTON, WY—JULY 13, 2019—Kvn Little Sister, a sister to champion Kvn Corona and grade 1 winner Big Lew, dominated the last of three trials for the Utah Bred Futurity at Wyoming Downs Saturday, posting a 1-¼ length victory. The 10 fastest qualifiers will ...



PRINEVILLE, OR—JULY 13, 2019—The Crooked River Roundup in Prineville, Oregon hosted three non-black type stakes on their Saturday race card. The 4-year-old gelding Cm Once Ina Bluemoon broke a 14-yaer-old track record. Jack Rhoden Memorial Favorite Bling, a multiple stakes winning Oregon-bred mare, was moved to first after ...



SHAKOPEE, MN—JULY 13, 2019—Despite facing proven horses at the distance, Ima Dashin Follie tried her hand at 110 yards for the first time and was the upset winner of the $15,500 Dash in a Flash Stakes at Canterbury on Saturday afternoon.

Jockey Doug Frink was aboard the 5-year-old mare for the victory; the duo covered the short distance in 6.941 and earned a 104 speed index. The final time broke the Canterbury Park track record of 6.968.

Ima Dashin Follie ($36.00) is trained by ...



TULSA, OK—JULY 13, 2019—Onlycloverofmine held off multiple stakes winner and posttime favorite Dtl Chasin Tale by a neck in the final trial to set the fastest qualifying time for the Grade 1 Speedhorse Paint & Appaloosa Futurity Saturday night at Fair Meadows. The 10 fastest qualifiers, from the 32 2-year-olds who participated in four ...



SAN ANTONIO, TX— JULY 12, 2019—In his third consecutive win, the undefeated Perrys Secret won the third of nine trials for the $474,750 TQHA Sale Futurity (RG2) at Retama Park on Friday night.

The 350-yard final will be held on July 27, 2019. Perrys Secret’s time of 17.504 was the fastest from nine trials and earned the winner a 103 speed index.

Perrys Secret ($2.60) was a heavy post-time favorite in his trial and backed it up with an easy win, almost three lengths in front of the rest of the field.

The gelded son of Hez Our Secret was ridden by Manuel Gutierrez for trainer ...



RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—JULY 12, 2019—Mark and Annette McCloy's Mister Riptide easily pulled away from his rivals in the last of 11 trials to post the fastest-qualifying time to the $433,129 Zia Futurity(RG1) for New Mexico-breds at Ruidoso Downs on Friday afternoon. MJ Farms of Veguita, New Mexicfo bred six of 10 Zia Futurity(RG1) finalists including the top three qualifiers. The horses with the 10-fastest trial times qualify for the Zia Futurity on July 28. The Zia Futurity offers the largest purse during the Zia Festival during the final weekend of July at Ruidoso Downs. Mister ...



TULSA, OK—JULY 12, 2019—In just his second career start Walkin In Fashion drew away to win the seventh of eight trials for the Speedhorse Futurity (G3), Friday night at Fair Meadows, to win by 1-½ lengths while setting the top qualifying time for owner/breeder Francisco Javier Garza. The 10 fastest qualifiers, from 57 2-year-olds who ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JULY 12, 2019—Steve Burns’ homebred filly Tequila Sangria posted her second consecutive impressive victory of the year, once again defeating males to win the $15,000 Big Lew Handicap on Friday at Los Alamitos. Ridden by Jesus Rios Ayala from post number one, the ...



ALBUQUERQUE, NM—JULY 12, 2019—Fabricio Castillo’s Black Shadow, a California-bred 5-year-old daughter of One Sweet Jess, won Friday’s $26,200 Quarter Horse feature race for fillies and mares at Albuquerque Downs. Ridden by Paul Nieto for trainer Jesus Carrete and sent to post at odds of 8-1, Black ...



IDAHO FALLS, ID— JULY 12, 2019—Zoom On Jess Won his third career race and became the fastest qualifier to the $10,000-added IQHA Idaho Cup Futurity in trials on Friday evening at Sandy Downs. The 350-yard final will be held on July 24.

Zoom On Jess ($5.20) and jockey Jesus Flores finished in 17.713 and earned a speed index of 90. Gary ...



EDMONTON, ALB—JULY 12, 2019—Tom Kenway's owned-bred and trained Double Cruise got his first win Thursday (Jul 11) when he got up by head over Timbergold in the $40,711(US) Alberta Stallion Stakes Futurity at Century Mile. Suits finished another nose back in a blanket finish to get third. Under jockey Neville Stephenson, Double Cruise ...



EDMONTON, ALB—JULY 12, 2019—Atomic Blondie, a 4-year-old daughter of Thoroughbred sire Birdzilla, defeated her half-brother Big Hoss Rollin by half-a-length Thursday to get her first career stakes win in the $8,945(US) Alberta Stallion Stakes Maturity at Century Mile Racetrack. Ridden by jockey Carl Hebert, the gray filly brushed early but ...