When John Velazquez’s agent Angel Cordero told him that he was going to Churchill Downs in late November 2011 to ride Wise Dan in the Grade I Clark Handicap, the jockey didn’t hold his back his skepticism. 138 more words
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Race 4: #8 Mohawk Lily (4-1) ****
Was favored last time, but finished fourth. Comes back after pressing the pace, jockey John Velazquez should have a better feel here. 93 more words
Race 2: #3 Missy Mouse (8-1)
Trainer Eddie Truman has been a master with horses running down the hill this meet. This filly broke her maiden going down the hill and then won a first-level allowance race against Cal-breds. 184 more words
BALTIMORE (AP/WJZ) — A new filly makes her mark in the world of thoroughbred horse racing.
In the annual pre-Preakness Black-Eyed Susan event Friday at Pimlico in Baltimore, Miss Temple City took home the crown in the 43rd running of the Hilltop Stakes. 205 more words