· STAKES ADVANCE: Ahh Chocolate and Savings Account Clash in Esplanade
The $50,000 Black Gold Stakes at 7½ furlongs on the Stall-Wilson turf course features a rematch of the top-two finishers in last month’s $50,000 Keith Gee Memorial at the same trip.
Rosemont Farm’s Venus Valentine was neither the fire or desire of the wagering public, but such did not prevent the hard-trying filly from closing from another planet on Saturday a
In what figured to be a rematch clash of the top-two finishers in last month’s Louisiana Stakes between International Star and Eagle, it was the back class of Gall
Wentworth Brochu’s Chocolate Ride turned in another powerhouse effort to further cement his position as king of the Stall-Wilson turf course when defending his title in the Grade I
Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm’s Steve Asmussen-trained Gun Runner hit his mark in his sophomore debut, winning the Grade II $400,000 Veterans Ford Risen Star Stake