Tags ‘Little Mike’

Gulfstream Park: Little Mike gets back to work

DRF | 2 years ago
Mike Welsch 0 Tom KeyserLittle Mike worked a half-mile in 51.06 on Saturday in preparation for a race in Dubai.HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. &nda... Read More...

Dubai Winter Carnival opens with a different look

DRF | 2 years ago
Marcus Hersh 0 Barbara D. LivingstonAnimal Kingdom is being pointed for the $10 million Dubai World Cup.The Dubai Winter Carnival begins T... Read More...

Gulfstream Park: Dullahan set to rejoin Romans stable at track

DRF | 2 years ago
Mike Welsch 0 Emily ShieldsDullahan was delayed in his return to the track by a cut that needed three stitches.HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. - Tr... Read More...

Eclipse Awards: Fort Larned, I’ll Have Another, Wise Dan Horse of the Year finalists

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman 0 Tom KeyserWise Dan is an Eclipse finalist in three categories: Turf Male, Older Male, and Horse of the Year.Wise Dan, who co... Read More...

Q&A: Dale Romans reflects on his banner 2012 season

DRF | 2 years ago
Marty McGee 0 Barbara D. LivingstonDale Romans enjoyed the best season of a 27-year training career in 2012, with Grade 1 winners such as ... Read More...

Hovdey: Confessions of a conflicted Eclipse Award voter

DRF | 2 years ago
0 Jay Hovdey Tom KeyserDeciding whether to cast a vote for Breeders' Cup Turf winner Little Mike was one of the tougher calls for this yea... Read More...

2012 Year In Review: I’ll Have Another embodied season of defections, debate

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman 0 Barbara D. LivingstonView SlideshowMay 19: I'll Have Another (left) runs down Bodemeister again to win the Preakness.I&rsquo... Read More...

Gulfstream Park: Little Mike will experiment on synthetic surface to determine Dubai World Cup status

DRF | 2 years ago
Mike Welsch 0 Tom KeyserBreeders' Cup Turf winner Little Mike will be pointed toward Dubai. Still to be determined is whether he will run ... Read More...

Fans Meet Little Mike at Gulfstream Park

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
Florida-bred Little Mike met 50 of his fans on Sunday at Gulfstream Park. The 50 raffle winners were taken on an escorted tour of the barn area before stopping at the barn of Dale Romans, trainer of Little Mike. Romans, along with Little Mike’s b... Read More...

Gulfstream Park notes: Little Mike, Dullahan pointed to Dubai stakes

DRF | 2 years ago
Mike Welsch 0 Tom KeyserBC Turf winner Little Mike is being pointed to the Sheema Classic on the Dubai World Cup undercard.HALLANDALE BEAC... Read More...

Dominguez breaks record for annual earnings by a jockey

DRF | 2 years ago
Matt Hegarty 0 Barbara D. LivingstonEntering the week, Ramon Dominguez's mounts have earned $23,739,189, breaking the record held by Jerry... Read More...

Breeders’ Cup: Wise Dan moves to top of many Horse of the Year ballots

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman 0 Tom KeyserWise Dan's victory in the Breeders' Cup Mile may have secured him a Horse of the Year title.ARCADIA, Calif. &ndash... Read More...

Breeders’ Cup Turf: Little Mike could journey to Dubai in early 2013

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen 0 Emily ShieldsBreeders' Cup Turf winner Little Mike and runner-up Point of Entry could wind up facing each other again som... Read More...

Little Mike Carries Florida Banner to BC Turf Score

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
Trainer Dale Romans has always believed the speedy Florida-bred Little Mike could get a distance of ground. Little Mike, considered by many to be a top-notch miler, captured the 1 ¼-mile Arlington Million (G1) in August. On Saturday, under a perfectly... Read More...

Breeders’ Cup Turf: Little Mike continues to defy expectations

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen 0 Tom KeyserLittle Mike holds off Point of Entry to upset the Breeders' Cup Turf.ARCADIA, Calif. – Every label placed... Read More...

Breeders’ Cup: Dullahan, Little Mike will be entered in Turf

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen 0 Barbara D. LivingstonDullahan will be entered in the Breeders' Cup Turf, trainer Dale Romans said Monday.Dullahan and Lit... Read More...

Breeders’ Cup Turf: Romans still torn between two races for Little Mike

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen 0 Four-Footed FotosTrainer Dale Romans remains uncertain whether he wants to run Arlington Million winner Little Mike in th... Read More...

Churchill Downs: Little Mike and Shackleford get in pre-flight Breeders’ Cup works

DRF | 2 years ago
Marty McGee 0 Four-Footed FotosArlington Million winner Little Mike worked five furlongs for the BC Mile in 1:02.80 on Saturday.Two of the... Read More...

Belmont: Little Mike gets stamina test in Joe Hirsch

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening 0 Four-Footed FotosArlington Million winner Little Mike will try to prove he can handle 1 1/2 miles in the Joe Hirsch Turf C... Read More...

Little Mike and Dullahan put in works at Churchill Downs

DRF | 2 years ago
Marty McGee 0 Four-Footed FotosLittle Mike runs next Saturday in the Grade 1 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic at Belmont Park.The Dale Romans army ... Read More...

Saratoga: Point of Entry, Little Mike could meet in Joe Hirsch Turf Classic

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Barbara D. LivingstonPoint of Entry will make his next start in the Joe Hirsch Turf Classic on Sept. 29 at Belmont Park.SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Point of Entry’s powerful four... Read More...

Arlington: Arlington Million winner Little Mike candidate for two Breeders’ Cup races

DRF | 2 years ago
Marty McGee Four-Footed FotosTrainer Dale Romans must decide whether to point Little Mike to the Breeders' Cup Mile or see if he can stretch his speed to 1 1/2 miles for the B.C. Turf.ARLINGTON H... Read More...

Little Mike Saves Americans, Wins Arlington Million

It’s great for horse racing when you have International flavor in three consectuive races. There’s just something about Americans vs Europeans no matter what the sport. Today at Arlington Park had three Grade 1 turf races with favorites from both sides of the pond. The... Read More...

Arlington Park: Little Mike leads every step to take the Million at 7-2

DRF | 2 years ago
Marcus Hersh Four-Footed FotosLittle Mike, under Ramon Dominguez, set a slow pace on his way to a gate-to-wire victory in the Grade 1 Arlington Million.ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Turns out L... Read More...

Florida-bred Little Mike Among Arlington Million Entrants

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
Boisterous, owned by Phipps Stable, and Irish-bred invader Crackerjack King were set as the top two choices Wednesday when a field of 11 was entered for Saturday’s Arlington Million. Saturday’s 30th anniversary edition of the Arlington Million – ... Read More...

Churchill Downs: Little Mike all the way in Woodford Reserve

DRF | 2 years ago
Byron King Barbara D. LivingstonLittle Mike, with Joe Bravo riding, wraps up a wire-to-wire performance in the Woodford Reserve.LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Despite the presence of other front-runners... Read More...

Solid field assembled for Tampa Bay Stakes

Michael Compton | 3 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...