January 27, 2022

Concrete Rose easily turns double in Saratoga Oaks

August 2, 2019 0

Following up on her conquest of the July 6 Belmont Oaks Invitational (G1), 1-5 favorite Concrete Rose was imperious once more in the second leg of NYRA’s new Turf Tiara, Friday’s $695,000 Saratoga Oaks Invitational. […]

Come Dancing can’t be caught in Royal Delta

September 9, 2018 0

Sunday’s inaugural running of the $97,000 Royal Delta S. at a rainy Belmont Park turned into a one-sided affair courtesy of Blue Devil Racing Stable’s homebred Come Dancing. Trained by Carlos Martin and ridden by […]

Martini Glass downs Lewis Bay in Royal Delta

February 19, 2018 0

With even-money favorite Lewis Bay softened up by a pace duel, Martini Glass capitalized to earn a graded breakthrough in Monday’s $200,000 Royal Delta (G3) at Gulfstream Park. The 8-1 overlay wasn’t winning out of […]

Best of Hanson 2017: An Anthology

December 18, 2017 0

The end of another year is upon us, thus time to anthologize some of my better (IMHO) takes and features published throughout 2017 at Brisnet.com. (you can find my “Best of” collections for 2015 and […]

Curlin’s Approval romps in Royal Delta

February 18, 2017 0

Happy Alter’s homebred Curlin’s Approval easily captured Saturday’s $200,000 Royal Delta Stakes (G2) by six lengths at Gulfstream Park. The dark bay daughter of Curlin tracked the pacesetting Verve’s Tale through opening spltis of :24.53, […]

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