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Brain Power prevails in Grand National

October 19, 2019 0

By J. Keeler Johnson A thrilling two-horse battle unfortunately turned to tragedy in the $450,000 Grand National (G1) on October 19 at Far Hills. While leading into the stretch, Wicklow Brave fell at the final […]

Jury Duty faces 11 in Grand National title defense

October 18, 2019 0

An even mix of domestic-based hopefuls and raiders from Europe will contest Saturday’s $450,000 Grand National (G1) at Far Hills, New Jersey, the final and most lucrative of the top-level hurdles on the American jump […]

Scorpiancer – 2017 Champion Steeplechaser

January 25, 2018 0

A tendon injury limited Scorpiancer to a mere two starts in 2017, but the Irish-bred son of Scorpion was repeatedly flattered by early-season victories in the Temple Gwathmey (G3) and Calvin Houghland Iroquois (G1) throughout […]

Final thoughts on the 2017 Eclipse Award races

December 11, 2017 2

Eclipse Award voting on the 2017 racing season commences soon, and is generally the case most of the equine divisions are pretty straight forward. I first addressed the topic the evening of Breeders’ Cup Saturday, […]

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