May 25, 2018

Avery Island sails to Withers triumph

February 3, 2018 0

by Teresa Genaro He hadn’t raced since a runner-up effort in the Remsen (G2) last November, but Avery Island showed no rust in returning to Aqueduct, easily winning the Withers (G3) on Saturday afternoon by […]

Firenze Fire, Avery Island face off in Withers

January 31, 2018 0

Only six sophomores were entered for Saturday’s $250,000 Withers Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct, but the Road to the Kentucky Derby points contest features both Firenze Fire and Avery Island seeking the majority of the 10-4-2-1 […]

El Areeb the iron-hot horse of the Gotham

March 1, 2017 0

Run them when their good. That’s the philosophy that finds El Areeb among the entries for Saturday’s $300,000 Gotham (G3) at Aqueduct, a 1 1/16-mile Kentucky Derby (G1) prep in which the gray son of […]

El Areeb dazzles again at the Big A in Withers

February 4, 2017 0

El Areeb turned in another visually stunning performance on Saturday, rolling to a fourth consecutive win, this time in the $250,000 Withers (G3) at Aqueduct. The 1-2 favorite in a field of 10 three-year-olds, El […]

Upcoming Stakes for February 2-8

February 1, 2017 0

Thursday, February 2 Astra II S., Santa Anita Park, $75,000, 4&up, f&m, 1 1/2mT. Saturday, February 4 HOLY BULL S. (G2), Gulfstream Park, $350,000, 3yo, 1 1/16m. SAN ANTONIO S. (G2), Santa Anita Park, $300,000, […]