16 hrs ago
Big Three Clash in Rich Travers Stakes
We are all aware that Saratoga has always been known the "Graveyard of Favorites," and, with a number of intriguing unknown quantities in the field of 10, nothing should be taken for granted, despite the impressive credentials of the leading contenders.
21 hrs ago
Shared Belief Looking to Retain His Throne
However, the true threat to California Chrome may be running the following day against older horses in the $1 million not only is unbeaten and untested in five career starts, winning by margins ranging from 4 1/4 lengths to 7 3/4 lengths, he is the reigning 2-year-old champion, having romped in last year's CashCall Futurity and Hollywood Prevue ... (more)
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Hollendorfer barn heats up for Pacific Classic
A foot injury sidelined him from the Triple Crown races as California's other talented 3-year-old, California Chrome, took over and won the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes.
Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes runner-up Menifee drew the rail as the 9-5 morning-line favorite in today's 130th edition of the $1 million Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
Friday workout pleases California Chrome's trainer
It may not have been the fastest workout ever recorded, but Friday's half-mile breeze by Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner California Chrome did not disappoint trainer Art Sherman.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Radio Stations Ban KISS Music After Gene Simmons Gives Horrendous...
KISS frontman Gene Simmons was forced to issue an apology after he basically advised people suffering from depression to commit suicide.
Stevens recovering from knee replacement surgery
Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens is spending time at Del Mar Racetrack as he continues his recovery from knee replacement surgery.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Fresno Bee
AM Alert: Appropriations committees take up plastic bag ban, hundreds more bills
State Sen. Kevin De León, D-Los Angeles, after he was voted the next president pro tem by colleagues on June 16, 2014.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
California Chrome's Connections Dreamed of BC
Throughout dual-classic winner California Chrome's run through the Triple Crown races this season, Steve Coburn, the colt's co-owner and co-breeder along with Perry Martin, talked about how they felt like they had a classic winner, and perhaps a Triple Crown winner, from the start.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Erie Times News
Curlin leads 2014 Racing Hall of Fame inductees
Curlin, a two-time Horse of the Year who retired as North America's all-time leading money earner, led the class of inductees into the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame Friday.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
SportsCalifornia Chrome's comeback begins
Tonalist wins the Belmont Stakes as California Chrome is denied in a bid to become the 12th horse to win the Triple Crown.
Slideshow: 2014 Racing Hall of Fame
Track announcer and Master of Ceremonies Tom Durkin is overcome with emotion after he was acknowledged at the start of the Induction Ceremony at the Hall of Fame.
California Chrome gets workout in at Los Alamitos
Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner California Chrome had a three-furlong workout Friday morning at Los Alamitos Race Course.
Curlin and Solis head 2014 Racing Hall of Fame class
Two-time Horse of the Year Curlin and jockey Alex Solis lead the class of 2014 inducted Friday into the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
LA Daily News
Palace Malicea s dismal showing in Whitney a a head-scratchera
There were some, mostly on the East Coast, that already had Palace Malice penciled in as the 2014 Horse of the Year after he began the season with four consecutive victories, including a win over reigning Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile champion Goldencents in the Grade I Met Mile on Belmont Stakes Day.
Ky. Derby and Preakness winner back to work
California Chrome is expected to return to the work tab Aug. 8 with his first official move since running fourth in the June 7 Belmont Stakes, according to connections of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Size, Ria Antonia Rematch in Monmouth Oaks
And trainer Larry Jones believes he is sitting on a keg of dynamite, waiting to unleash , even though she hasn't been farther than six furlongs in her two starts this year, and has never run in a stakes.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The Aiken Standard
Palace Malice falls to No. 3 in Top Thoroughbred Poll
Palace Malice's reign atop the National Thoroughbred Racing Association's Top Thoroughbred Poll has ended - at least for now.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Moreno Shows the Way for Whitney Revenge
Eric Guillot attended the post-position draw for the $1.5 million Whitney Invitational Handicap wearing a shirt that said "I Got Haters Everywhere," but those who bet Southern Equine Stables' 10-1 shot went wire-to-wire in the 1 1/8-mile Whitney, easily holding off , the 3-5 favorite in the field of nine older horses, came up empty in the drive and ... (more)