Tags ‘Animal Kingdom’

Animal Kingdom working toward fall return

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening 0 Megan Jones/Team ValorAnimal Kingdom has worked five times since returning to training following a fractured pelvis.It is ... Read More...

Saratoga: Summer Soiree returns in Ballston Spa

DRF | 2 years ago
Bill Denver/Equi-PhotoSummer Soiree will make her first start since November in Saturday's Del Mar Oaks.Summer Soiree, a Grade 1-winning 3-year-old filly of 2011, makes her 4-year-old debut in Saturday’s Grade 2, $250,000 Ballston Stakes at 1 1/1... Read More...

Went the Day Well Gets Feel of Pimlico Surface

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
Preakness Stakes contender Went the Day Well galloped over the Pimlico strip on Thursday for owners Team Valor International and Mark Ford. Trainer Graham Motion, who shipped Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom to Pimlico last year on the morning of t... Read More...

Animal Kingdom gets green light to resume training at Fair Hill

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Barbara D. LivingstonThe hind end stress fracture Animal Kingdom suffered in March has completely healed, according to a Monday bone scan.ELKTON, Md. – Animal Kingdom, the 201... Read More...

Hovdey: Pair of Derby spots there for taking

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Hovdey Patrick Lang/Lang PhotographyAnimal Kingdom earns a spot in the 2011 Kentucky Derby with a win in the Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park.The Triple Crown season starts for real this weekend... Read More...

Animal Kingdom likely out three months

DRF | 3 years ago
Mike Welsch Barbara D. LivingstonAnimal Kingdom came out of a Saturday workout "sore," said his trainer, Graham Motion.HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. – A bone scan done on Animal Kingdom revealed t... Read More...

Animal Kingdom gets bone scan on injured leg

DRF | 3 years ago
Animal Kingdom won his first start in eight months on Feb. 18. and was injured and forced out of the Dubai World Cup... Read More...

Animal Kingdom out of Dubai World Cup

DRF | 3 years ago
Mike Welsch Barbara D. LivingstonAnimal Kingdom came out of a Saturday workout "sore," said his trainer, Graham Motion.Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom will not compete as planned in the $10 ... Read More...

Union Rags, Animal Kingdom get maintenance works at Palm Meadows

DRF | 3 years ago
Mike Welsch Barbara D. LivingstonUnion Rags will likely be a heavy favorite to win the $1 million Florida Derby on March 31.HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. – Animal Kingdom, the reigning Kentucky De... Read More...

Dialed In Returns in Gulfstream Allowance

Photo of Dialed In courtesy of Gulfstream Park/Coglianese photo Last year’s Florida Derby winner makes his long-awaited comeback at Gulfstream Park. Robert LaPenta’s Dialed In, winner of the Florida Derby (G1) at Gulfstream Park last year, is enter... Read More...

Breeders’ Cup winners in Gulfstream spotlight

Michael Compton | 3 years ago
By MICHAEL COMPTON Racing fans at Gulfstream Park this afternoon will be treated to three graded stakes races, two of which feature returning Breeders’ Cup winners Royal Delta and Perfect Shirl. Read More...