December 1, 2020

Oceanside attracts 12 on Del Mar’s opening day

July 16, 2019 0

Del Mar commences its summer season Wednesday with the traditional opening-day feature, the $100,000 Oceanside S., and 12 sophomores have signed up for the grassy mile affair. Restricted to non-winners of a sweepstakes worth $50,000 […]

Baffert sends Coliseum, Dessman to San Vicente

February 8, 2019 0

Sunday’s $200,000 San Vicente (G2) doesn’t serve as a qualifier but could have Kentucky Derby implications due to the presence of Coliseum and Dessman. Bob Baffert will use the seven-furlong race as a possible stepping-stone […]

Asmussen duo looms large in 12-horse Iroquois

September 12, 2018 0

The Road to the Kentucky Derby series kicks off Saturday with the $150,000 Iroquois (G3) at Churchill Downs, the first of 35 races that determine preference for a 20-horse field in the first leg of […]

Instagrand brilliant in Best Pal

August 11, 2018 0

Instagrand ran to his 1-9 odds with another remarkable display of superiority in Saturday’s $200,000 Best Pal (G2) at Del Mar. A juvenile son of Into Mischief, the Jerry Hollendorfer-trained colt was exiting a 10-length […]

Only four to face Instagrand in Best Pal

August 8, 2018 0

Instagrand ran to the pre-race buzz when making his career debut at Los Alamitos on June 29, blitzing maiden special weight rivals by a 10-length margin, and the exciting two-year-old colt is set to make […]