Tags ‘Allie’s Event’

Tampa Bay: Allie’s Event wins third straight

DRF | 4 months ago
At age 10, Allie’s Event is continuing to defy Father Time, scoring his third consecutive victory at the current Tampa Bay Downs meet Saturday in a second-level optional $32,000 claimer. Read More...

Tampa Bay: Allie’s Event going strong at 10

DRF | 5 months ago
It turns out that an old horse can learn new tricks – in this case, winning on dirt. Read More...

Allie’s Event, De La Cruz make a good team

DRF | 5 months ago
Jockey Fernando De La Cruz and the 10-year-old gelding Allie's Event go way back. When the horse made his career debut in September 2008 at Turfway Park, it was De La Cruz who piloted him to a nose victory at 14-1. Fast forward to 2016, and De La Cruz and Allie's Event are still winning races. On Jan. 9 at Tampa Bay Downs, they rallied from 10th place early to get up by a neck in a second-level optional $32,000 claimer going a mile on turf. They'll be back at it in the featured ninth race here Saturday, a race at the same class level going 1 1/16 miles on grass. Read More...

Allie’s Event tough to beat on local turf course

DRF | 1 year ago
Allie’s Event, who benefited from jockey Antonio Gallardo’s quick thinking in the stretch to win his sixth race over the Tampa turf course, may well earn a spot in the Grade 3 Tampa Bay Stakes on Jan. 24 with a strong showing in Saturday’s optional-claiming feature at a mile over the local turf course. Read More...

Tampa Bay Downs: As usual, Allie’s Event will be rolling late

DRF | 4 years ago
Doug McCoy OLDSMAR, Fla. – Allie’s Event, a late-charging veteran who was beaten just over three lengths by Roman Tiger in the Turf Classic here last time out, tops an overflow fi... Read More...

Tampa Bay Stakes Attracts Strong Field

Photo of Uptowncharlybrown courtesy of Tampa Bay Downs/Cooley photo Popular runner Uptowncharlybrown finds himself on the outside looking in Saturday’s $150,000 Tampa Bay Stakes (G3) at 1 1/16 miles over the Oldsmar lawn attracted a competitive overf... Read More...

Solid field assembled for Tampa Bay Stakes

Michael Compton | 4 years ago
By MICHAEL COMPTON Saturday’s $150,000 Tampa Bay Stakes (G3) at 1 1/16 miles over the Oldsmar lawn attracted a competitive overflow field of 13, leaving the popular Uptowncharlybrown’s return to his old stomping grounds on hold on the also eligible list. Read More...