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Oaklawn Swag Part 1: A Tribute to Will Take Charge

Many of you have probably seen the amazing photo’s over the last year from Mike Sekulic, who captures Santa Anita like no one else can.  Well today we are posting pictures from our personal collection of last weekend’s action at Oaklawn Park.  43 more words

Horse Racing

Cali Swag: A Tribute to the Handicap Division

With three months of the year gone there is no question what the most exciting division has been: The Older Male Handicap Division!  Today we’ve went back into our archive of photo’s from Mike Sekulic, and found pictures of the divisions four heavy hitters: Palace Malice, Mucho Macho Man, Game On Dude, and Will Take Charge.  19 more words

Horse Watch

Eight #KYD14 hopefuls ready for Rebel

The field has been set for Saturday’s lone Kentucky Derby prep race, the $600,000 Rebel Stakes (G2) at Oaklawn Park. This is the third of four prep races hosted at Oaklawn and is worth 50-20-10-and-5 points to the top four finishers. 291 more words

Kentucky Derby

San Felipe Preview

By: Chase Mullins


This weekend’s great racing at Santa Anita Park brings us the $300,000 San Felipe Stakes (G2), Southern California’s penultimate Derby prep. 594 more words

Kentucky Derby

Tapiture scores Southwest win

Ladies and gentlemen, we have a new #KYD14 leader. After a score in Monday’s $300,000 Southwest Stakes (G3) at Oaklawn Park, Tapiture moved to the outright lead with 22 overall points on the Road to #KYD14. 178 more words

Kentucky Derby

Will Take Charge to face Mucho Macho Man in Big 'Cap

From Ed Golden of the Santa Anita publicity department:

“We’re coming.”

With those words this morning from D. Wayne Lukas, the stage is set for one of the most eagerly anticipated rematches in recent memory, one between Mucho Macho Man and Will Take Charge in the Grade I, $750,000 Santa Anita Handicap on March 8. 205 more words

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