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Hansen Gets Lesson in Rationing His Early Speed

Michael Compton | 3 years ago
Hansen breezed five furlongs in 1:01.20 on Saturday at Churchill Downs’ Trackside Training Center in a workout that his connections hope was a learning experience one week out from the Kentucky Derby (G1). Owned by Kendall Hansen and Skychai Racing, ... Read More...

Hansen Gets in Final Work for Blue Grass

Hansen turned in his final serious spin before next weekend’s Blue Grass Stakes (G1) at Keeneland, traveling five furlongs in 1:00 on Saturday at the Trackside Training Center in Louisville, Ky. Working by himself with exercise rider Joel Barrientos ... Read More...

Hansen to Work Saturday for Blue Grass Stakes

Horses considered as probable starters for the 88th running of the $750,000 Toyota  Blue Grass (G1) are scheduled to work Saturday morning. Kendall Hansen and Skychai Racing’s Hansen, champion 2-year-old of 2011, is scheduled to have his final work ... Read More...

Hansen impressive in Gotham

Last year’s Juvenile Champion Hansen returns to the winner’s circle in his second start of the season. Read More...

Hansen Impressive in Gotham

Last year’s Juvenile Champion Hansen returns to the winner’s circle in his second start of the season After failing to visit the winner’s circle in the Holy Bull Stakes (G3) at Gulfstream Park in his 2012 debut in January, Hansen returned to his ... Read More...

Eclipse Champion Hansen Tops Gotham

Photo of Hansen courtesy of Gulfstream Park/Coglianese photo Flashy colt seeks to rebound from a loss in the Holy Bull Stakes Last year’s Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) winner and Eclipse Award champion Hansen headlines Saturday’s Gotham Stakes (G3)... Read More...

Travel plans set for Hansen

By NYRA PRESS Champion Two-Year-Old Male Hansen’s ravel plans for next Saturday’s Grade 3, $400,000 Gotham are set, co-owner Dr. Kendall Hansen said Friday. Dr. Hansen said the colt will fly to New York on Feb. 29, the Wednesday before the Gotham, after turning in his final breeze at Gulfstream Park, possibly on Monday. Read More...