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Union strikes late in Gallant Bloom

September 23, 2018 0

Mick and Wendy Ruis’ Union Strike put herself into Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (G1) consideration with a strong rally up the rail in Sunday’s $300,600 Gallant Bloom (G2) at Belmont Park. Making her […]

Lewis Bay a rebound candidate in Gallant Bloom

September 21, 2018 0

Not at her best when third in last month’s Ballerina (G1), Lewis Bay could prove more formidable Sunday in the $300,000 Gallant Bloom Handicap (G2) at Belmont Park, a 6 1/2-furlong prep for the Breeders’ […]

Bolt d’Oro joins Asmussen at Saratoga

July 19, 2018 0

Multiple Grade 1-winning millionaire Bolt d’Oro, on vacation at owner/trainer Mick Ruis’ farm since trailing in the June 9 Metropolitan H. (G1), will have a new trainer when he returns to the racetrack. As first […]

Abel Tasman brings late kick to Acorn cut back

June 6, 2017 0

Kentucky Oaks (G1) winner Abel Tasman will cut back to a one-turn mile for Saturday’s $700,000 Acorn (G1) on the Belmont Stakes undercard. After closing from last-to-first among 14 rivals at Churchill Downs, the Bob […]

Starlet features nine juvenile fillies

December 7, 2016 2

A field of nine juvenile fillies will take to Los Alamitos’ main track on Saturday in the $300,000 Starlet Stakes (G1) going 1 1/16 miles. The race is the final graded contest for juveniles, male […]