Tags ‘It’s Tricky’

Belmont Park: It’s Tricky has bullet workout for Breeders’ Cup start

DRF | 1 year ago
David Grening 0 Barbara D. LivingstonIt’s Tricky will be pre-entered in two Breeders’ Cup races on Monday.ELMONT, N.Y. – It&rsqu... Read More...

Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint: Contested will train up to race, Baffert says

DRF | 2 years ago
Dave Litfin 0 Barbara D. LivingstonContested will go into the Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint off this victory in the Grade 1 Test at ... Read More...

Saratoga: McLaughlin hits highs and lows on Travers weekend

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Barbara D. LivingstonAlpha (6) just gets up to dead-heat with Golden Ticket in the Travers.SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Not that he wasn’t already appreciative of the dead-h... Read More...

Saratoga: Personal Ensign showdown pits Royal Delta vs. It’s Tricky

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Tom KeyserIt’s Tricky will make her first start since winning the Ogden Phipps on May 28 in Sunday's Personal Ensign. ... Read More...

Saratoga: Turbulent Descent seeks target in Ballerina

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Barbara D. LivingstonTurbulent Descent (above) looks like a standout in the Grade 1 Ballerina if It’s Tricky scratches in favor of the Personal Ensign Handicap.SARATOGA SPRINGS, N... Read More...

Saratoga: It’s Tricky entered in Ballerina as Plan B

DRF | 2 years ago
Mike Welsch Tom KeyserIt’s Tricky is being considered for both Friday’s Ballerina and Sunday’s Personal Ensign.SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The post position draw for Friday’s $500,... Read More...

Saratoga: It’s Tricky goes quickly in drill for Personal Ensign

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Tom KeyserIt's Tricky will make her first start in more than three months in next Sunday's Grade 1, $600,000 Personal Ensign.It’s Tricky will go into next Sunday’s $600,... Read More...

Saratoga: McLaughlin duo get in workouts despite weather

DRF | 2 years ago
Mike Welsch Barbara D. LivingstonQuesting worked four furlongs Saturday in preparation for the Alabama.SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – With no workouts whatsoever over a soggy main track and limit... Read More...

Saratoga: It’s Tricky enjoys the quiet setting

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Tom KeyserIt's Tricky is being pointed to the Grade 1, $600,000 Personal Ensign on Aug. 26.SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The bucolic setting of the Godolphin Training Center adjac... Read More...

Belmont Park notes: It’s Tricky unlikely for Delaware Handicap

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Tom KeyserIt’s Tricky will probably skip the Delaware Handicap and run at Saratoga.ELMONT, N.Y. – It’s Tricky, the multiple Grade 1-winning 4-year-old filly, most like... Read More...

Belmont Park: Options abound for It’s Tricky after Ogden Phipps Handicap victory

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Barbara D. LivingstonIt's Tricky won Monday’s Grade 1, $400,000 Ogden Phipps Handicap by three-quarters of a length over Cash for Clunkers.Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin said he will w... Read More...

Belmont Park: It’s Tricky gets job done in Phipps

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Adam Coglianese/NYRAIt's Tricky (left), ridden by Eddie Castro, runs down Cash for Clunkers in deep stretch to win the Ogden Phipps.ELMONT, N.Y. - She may play games in the morning,... Read More...

Awesome Maria and It’s Tricky to Clash in Ogden Phipps

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
Awesome Maria and It’s Tricky will put their undefeated 2012 records on the line Monday when they meet for the first time in the Ogden Phipps Handicap (G1) at Belmont Park. The 1 1/16th-mile Ogden Phipps will be run as race 8 on the 11-race holiday c... Read More...

Belmont Park: Awesome Maria tests win streak in Ogden Phipps Handicap

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Barbara D. LivingstonAwesome Maria will carry top weight of 124 pounds in Monday's Grade 1 Ogden Phipps Handicap at Belmont Park.ELMONT, N.Y. – Awesome Maria puts her six-race... Read More...

Belmont: Awesome Maria, It’s Tricky work towards Phipps

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Barbara D. LivingstonAwesome Maria, rearing up at the start of the Sabin at Gulfstream Park, had a sharp five-furlong work in preparation for next month's Ogden Phipps.With Havre de... Read More...

It’s Tricky Remains Perfect at Aqueduct

It’s Tricky ran her Aqueduct record to a perfect 5-for-5 Saturday afternoon as she took the $200,000 Distaff Handicap (G2) by 3 ½ lengths. Ridden by Eddie Castro, the Godolphin Racing colorbearer covered seven furlongs in 1:22.39. Sent off as the 3-... Read More...

Aqueduct: It’s Tricky can more than pull her weight in Distaff

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening OZONE PARK, N.Y. – While It’s Tricky will be conceding weight to graded stakes winners and turning back in distance in Saturday’s Grade 2, $200,000 Distaff Handica... Read More...

Aqueduct: It’s Tricky staying home for Distaff Handicap

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Tom KeyserIt's Tricky will carry top weight of 123 pounds in Saturday's Distaff Handicap at Aqueduct.OZONE PARK, N.Y. – After giving serious consideration to running in Friday... Read More...

Aqueduct: It’s Tricky opts for Distaff over Oaklawn’s Apple Blossom

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Tom KeyserTrainer Kiaran McLaughlin says because of difficult travel arrangements to Arkansas, It's Tricky is more likely to stay at home for Saturday's Grade 2 Distaff at Aqueduct.... Read More...

It’s Tricky, Emcee put in works

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening It’s Tricky, winner of the Grade 2 Top Flight in her 4-year-old debut, worked four furlongs in 48.30 seconds Friday morning over the Belmont training track. It’s Tricky ... Read More...

It’s Tricky victorious in seasonal debut

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
It’s Tricky made her seasonal bow a winning one at Aqueduct on Saturday, taking down top prize in the Top Flight Handicap (G2) at Aqueduct. The Top Flight was her first start since finishing second to Royal Delta in last year’s Breeders’ Cup Ladies Classic (G1) at Churchill Downs. Read More...