August 12, 2022

Preservationist gets through to win Woodward

August 31, 2019 0

After a bottled-up trip, Preservationist navigated through a tight seam to win Saturday’s $750,000 Woodward (G1) at Saratoga. Junior Alvarado delivered the deft ride aboard the Jimmy Jerkens trainee and the Centennial-owned Preservationist recorded his first […]

Yoshida faces eight in Woodward title defense

August 28, 2019 0

After turning things around with a rallying second in the Whitney (G1), Yoshida will seek a repeat victory in Saturday’s $750,000 Woodward (G1) at Saratoga. The multiple Grade 1 winner heads a field of nine […]

Yoshida proves up to dirt task in Woodward

September 1, 2018 0

Saratoga has produced yet another dual surface Grade 1 winner. One week after Catholic Boy followed up his Belmont Derby (G1) victory on turf with a score in the Travers (G1), Yoshida landed the $750,000 […]

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 […]