Tags ‘Gladding’

Emerald Downs: Sprints should have Gladding primed for Longacres Mile

DRF | 1 year ago
Trainer Vann Belvoir, who left Emerald Downs during the 2011 meeting to try his hand in the big leagues of West Coast racing, had the Longacres Mile in mind when he claimed Gladding on behalf of owner Gary Owens in January at Santa Anita. Read More...

Del Mar notes: Fury Kapcori set for highly anticipated 3-year-old debut

DRF | 1 year ago
On Thursday at Del Mar, Fury Kapcori finally gets back to the races following an injury. He makes his 3-year-old debut in the day’s sixth race, a six-furlong optional claimer in which Fury Kapcori is using his second-level allowance condition. Read More...

Hollywood Park: Gladding drops to more comfortable level

DRF | 1 year ago
Gladding starts in a second-level optional $62,500 claimer at Betfair Hollywood Park on Sunday, the sort of race that best suits the two-time stakes winner this year. Read More...

Santa Anita notes: Gladding among five expected for Santana Mile

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen ARCADIA, Calif. - Sunday’s top race is the $70,000 Santana Mile on the main track. A field of five is expected, including Gladding, winner of the Grade 2 San Antonio Stakes i... Read More...

Santa Anita: Sky Kingdom eyes Santa Anita Handicap after return win

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen 0 ARCADIA, Calif. – The field for the Santa Anita Handicap on March 2 could include Sky Kingdom, who returned from a ... Read More...

Santa Anita: Gladding a worthy favorite in first start for Mitchell

DRF | 2 years ago
Brad Free 0 Wayne Nagai/Emerald DownsGladding is one of three graded stakes winners in Thursday's seventh race at Santa Anita.ARCADIA, Cal... Read More...

Golden Gate: All American likely to come down to trip, tactics

DRF | 2 years ago
Chuck Dybdal 0 Justin N. LaneGladding might be the speed of the race when he breaks from post 1 in the Grade 3 All American.Jockey tactics... Read More...

Golden Gate: Gladding returns from illness in All American

DRF | 2 years ago
Chuck Dybdal 0 Marcel Langevin/Vassar PhotographyGladding runs Friday in the Grade 3 All American, his first race since winning the Alamed... Read More...

Emerald Downs: Awesome Gem defends title in Longacres Mile

DRF | 2 years ago
Nick Rousso Erin Palmer/Emerald DownsAwesome Gem comes into the Longacres Mile closing in on $3 million in earnings.AUBURN, Wash. – Awesome Gem, in the final stages of a remarkable career, ... Read More...

Emerald Downs: Field for Longacres Mile still taking shape

DRF | 2 years ago
Nick Rousso Marcel Langevin/Vassar PhotographyGladding is expected to ship to Emerald Downs for Sunday's Grade 3 Longacres Mile.AUBURN, Wash. – The biggest week on Emerald Downs’s cal... Read More...

Emerald: Longacres Mile field looks loaded

DRF | 2 years ago
Nick Rousso Shigeki KikkawaAwesome Gem returns to defend his title in the Longacres Mile on Aug. 19.AUBURN, Wash. – The 77th running of the Longacres Mile, the Northwest’s richest rac... Read More...

Pleasanton: Gladding dominates Alamedan Handicap

DRF | 2 years ago
Chuck Dybdal Marcel Langevin/Vassar PhotographyGladding romps by 6 1/2 lengths in the Alamedan Handicap.Graded stakes winner Gladding dominated on the lead as he scored an unchallenged victory in... Read More...

Full field of 13 drawn for Santa Anita Handicap

Michael Compton | 3 years ago
By MICHAEL COMPTON Saturday’s 75th running of the Santa Anita Handicap (G1) drew a full field of 13, including morning-line favorite Ultimate Eagle. Read More...

Big ‘Cap Draw Has ‘Luck’ Feel

Photo of John Ortiz and Julio Canani courtesy of Santa Anita Park/Benoit photo Actor John Ortiz from HBO’s “Luck” participated in Wednesday’s Santa Anita Handicap draw. Julio Canani, left, trainer of Big ‘Cap starter Holla... Read More...

Ron the Greek pointed to Big ‘Cap

Michael Compton | 3 years ago
By MICHAEL COMPTON Ron the Greek, second most recently to Mucho Macho Man in the Sunshine Millions Classic at Gulfstream Park, is being pointed to the Santa Anita Handicap (G1), according to trainer Bill Mott. The $750,000 race, slated for March 3, carries a purse of $750,000. Mott also added that Jose Lezcano will ride. Read More...