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Citizen Geller wins Casey Darnell Stakes

Citizen Geller, a homebred 5-year-old gelding racing for Larry and Denise Nichols’ UKUSA Stables of El Paso, Texas, scored a half-length victory in Saturday’s $70,000 Casey Darnell Stakes (R) at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Citizen Geller wins Casey Darnell Stakes

Citizen Geller, a homebred 5-year-old gelding racing for Larry and Denise Nichols’ UKUSA Stables of El Paso, Texas, scored a half-length victory in Saturday’s $70,000 Casey Darnell Stakes (R) at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Field Set for New Mexico State Fair Quarter Horse Derby

Three 400-yard trials on Sunday determined the finalists for the September 24, $100,000-added New Mexico State Fair Derby (RG3) for state-bred 3-year-old Quarter Horses at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Field Set for New Mexico State Fair Quarter Horse Derby

Three 400-yard trials on Sunday determined the finalists for the September 24, $100,000-added New Mexico State Fair Derby (RG3) for state-bred 3-year-old Quarter Horses at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Storm The Beach, One Key Qualify to New Mexico State Fair Thoroughbred Futurity

Storm The Beach and One Key are among the 10 state-bred 2-year-olds who qualified to the September 24, $100,000-added New Mexico State Fair Thoroughbred Futurity (R). Read More...

Storm The Beach, One Key Qualify to New Mexico State Fair Thoroughbred Futurity

Storm The Beach and One Key are among the 10 state-bred 2-year-olds who qualified to the September 24, $100,000-added New Mexico State Fair Thoroughbred Futurity (R). Read More...

Field Set for New Mexico State Fair Futurity

The field has been set for the September 23, $100,000-added New Mexico State Fair Futurity (RG3) at Albuquerque Downs, and Hubaldo Solis’ Osbaldo Blue Diamond set the fastest qualifying time in trials held on Friday. Read More...

Field Set for New Mexico State Fair Futurity

The field has been set for the September 23, $100,000-added New Mexico State Fair Futurity (RG3) at Albuquerque Downs, and Hubaldo Solis’ Osbaldo Blue Diamond set the fastest qualifying time in trials held on Friday. Read More...

Trials Dominate Weekend Racing Action at Albuquerque Downs

This weekend’s live racing action at Albuquerque Downs will be dominated by stakes and trials for Thoroughbreds and Quarter Horses. Read More...

Trials Dominate Weekend Racing Action at Albuquerque Downs

This weekend’s live racing action at Albuquerque Downs will be dominated by stakes and trials for Thoroughbreds and Quarter Horses. Read More...

Zia Park Meet Opens Saturday

Zia Park Racetrack will open its 56-day Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse meet with a nine-race program on Saturday. Post time for the first race is set for 12 p.m. (MDT). Read More...

Zia Park Meet Opens Saturday

Zia Park Racetrack will open its 56-day Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse meet with a nine-race program on Saturday. Post time for the first race is set for 12 p.m. (MDT). Read More...

Wheredoesthecashgo, Mr. Mooch Win Holiday State-Bred Stakes at Ruidoso

Wheredoesthecashgo and Mr. Mooch won the two New Mexico-bred Thoroughbred stakes contested on Ruidoso Downs' Labor Day holiday program. Read More...

Wheredoesthecashgo, Mr. Mooch Win Holiday State-Bred Stakes at Ruidoso

Wheredoesthecashgo and Mr. Mooch won the two New Mexico-bred Thoroughbred stakes contested on Ruidoso Downs' Labor Day holiday program. Read More...

D E Lover Headlines Ruidoso Thoroughbred Championship

D E Lover, a 6-year-old So Long Birdie gelding owned by Leroy Martinez and trainer Tony Sedillo, is one of nine New Mexico-breds entered in Monday’s 6-furlong, $50,000 Ruidoso Downs Thoroughbred Championship (R) at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

D E Lover Headlines Ruidoso Thoroughbred Championship

D E Lover, a 6-year-old So Long Birdie gelding owned by Leroy Martinez and trainer Tony Sedillo, is one of nine New Mexico-breds entered in Monday’s 6-furlong, $50,000 Ruidoso Downs Thoroughbred Championship (R) at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

My Mirage, Fast Gator Win New Mexico-Bred Stakes on Sunday

Bauer Farm LLC's My Mirage wins the $96,982 Casino at the Downs Derby (R) at Albuquerque Downs, and Fast Gator takes the $134,770 Rio Grande Senorita Futurity (R) at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

My Mirage, Fast Gator Win New Mexico-Bred Stakes on Sunday

Bauer Farm LLC's My Mirage wins the $96,982 Casino at the Downs Derby (R) at Albuquerque Downs, and Fast Gator takes the $134,770 Rio Grande Senorita Futurity (R) at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

On The Low Down Seeks Third Stakes Victory in Rio Grande Senor Futurity

On The Low Down, a chestnut son of Dome owned by Dale Taylor, Bobby McQueen, and Suzanne Kirby, will seek his third stakes victory in Monday’s 5 1/2-furlong, $135,395 Rio Grande Senor Futurity (R) for New Mexico-bred colts and geldings at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

On The Low Down Seeks Third Stakes Victory in Rio Grande Senor Futurity

On The Low Down, a chestnut son of Dome owned by Dale Taylor, Bobby McQueen, and Suzanne Kirby, will seek his third stakes victory in Monday’s 5 1/2-furlong, $135,395 Rio Grande Senor Futurity (R) for New Mexico-bred colts and geldings at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

Nine State-Bred Sophomores Entered in Casino at the Downs Derby

Nine New Mexico-bred 3-year-olds, headed by stakes winner Go For A Stroll, have been entered in Sunday’s 6 1/2-furlong, $96,982 Casino at the Downs Derby (R) at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Nine State-Bred Sophomores Entered in Casino at the Downs Derby

Nine New Mexico-bred 3-year-olds, headed by stakes winner Go For A Stroll, have been entered in Sunday’s 6 1/2-furlong, $96,982 Casino at the Downs Derby (R) at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Nine State-Bred Sophomores Entered in Casino at the Downs Derby

Nine New Mexico-bred 3-year-olds, headed by stakes winner Go For A Stroll, have been entered in Sunday’s 6 1/2-furlong, $96,982 Casino at the Downs Derby (R) at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Gone Shoppin Draws Post 10 for Rio Grande Senorita Futurity

Gone Shoppin, a homebred daughter of Southwestern Heat racing for Bobby McQueen and Dale Taylor, drew post 10 for Sunday’s 5 1/2-furlong, $134,770 Rio Grande Senorita Futurity (R) for New Mexico-bred 2-year-old fillies at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

Gone Shoppin Draws Post 10 for Rio Grande Senorita Futurity

Gone Shoppin, a homebred daughter of Southwestern Heat racing for Bobby McQueen and Dale Taylor, drew post 10 for Sunday’s 5 1/2-furlong, $134,770 Rio Grande Senorita Futurity (R) for New Mexico-bred 2-year-old fillies at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

A Look at the New Mexico-Breds Entered in the Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale

Of the 432 Quarter Horse yearlings entered in this weekend’s Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale, 21 are registered New Mexico-breds. Here's a closer look at the New Mexico-bred yearlings in the sale, which will take place September 1-3. Read More...

A Look at the New Mexico-Breds Entered in the Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale

Of the 432 Quarter Horse yearlings entered in this weekend’s Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale, 21 are registered New Mexico-breds. Here's a closer look at the New Mexico-bred yearlings in the sale, which will take place September 1-3. Read More...

Report from August 2017 NM Racing Commission Meeting

The New Mexico Racing Commission held its monthly meeting at its headquarters in Albuquerque on Thursday, August 17. Read More...

Report from August 2017 NM Racing Commission Meeting

The New Mexico Racing Commission held its monthly meeting at its headquarters in Albuquerque on Thursday, August 17. Read More...

Carson City Girl Wins $102,558 First Moonflash Maturity

Carson City Girl, a 4-year-old daughter of Woodbridge racing for David and Sandra Barrett of Alto, New Mexico, sprinted to a half-length victory in Sunday’s 440-yard, $102,558 First Moonflash Maturity (R) for state-breds at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Carson City Girl Wins $102,558 First Moonflash Maturity

Carson City Girl, a 4-year-old daughter of Woodbridge racing for David and Sandra Barrett of Alto, New Mexico, sprinted to a half-length victory in Sunday’s 440-yard, $102,558 First Moonflash Maturity (R) for state-breds at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Favored Diabolical Dame Wins Carlos Salazar Stakes

Diabolical Dame, the 3-5 favorite, rallied on the rail then held off a late charge from 23-1 longshot and stablemate Tijuana to win Saturday’s Carlos Salazar Stakes (R) for New Mexico-bred fillies and mares at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Favored Diabolical Dame Wins Carlos Salazar Stakes

Diabolical Dame, the 3-5 favorite, rallied on the rail then held off a late charge from 23-1 longshot and stablemate Tijuana to win Saturday’s Carlos Salazar Stakes (R) for New Mexico-bred fillies and mares at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Major Bites Returns in First Moonflash Maturity

Major Bites, a 4-year-old Jesse James Jr gelding owned by Israel Bordier, is the 5-2 morning-line favorite for Sunday’s 440-yard, $102,558 First Moonflash Maturity (R) for New Mexico-breds at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Major Bites Returns in First Moonflash Maturity

Major Bites, a 4-year-old Jesse James Jr gelding owned by Israel Bordier, is the 5-2 morning-line favorite for Sunday’s 440-yard, $102,558 First Moonflash Maturity (R) for New Mexico-breds at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Negative Hair Test Required for Entry Into $250,000 Albuquerque Fall Quarter Horse Championship

All horses entering the September 24, $250,000 Albuquerque Fall Quarter Horse Championship will be required to have a negative hair test. Read More...

Negative Hair Test Required for Entry Into $250,000 Albuquerque Fall Quarter Horse Championship

All horses entering the September 24, $250,000 Albuquerque Fall Quarter Horse Championship will be required to have a negative hair test. Read More...

Carlos Salazar Stakes Draws Eight Distaffers

A field of eight New Mexico-bred fillies and mares, topped by 8-5 morning-line favorite Diabolical Dame, has been entered in Saturday’s 6 1/2-furlong, $70,000 Carlos Salazar Stakes (R) at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Carlos Salazar Stakes Draws Eight Distaffers

A field of eight New Mexico-bred fillies and mares, topped by 8-5 morning-line favorite Diabolical Dame, has been entered in Saturday’s 6 1/2-furlong, $70,000 Carlos Salazar Stakes (R) at Albuquerque Downs. Read More...

Deadline to Register New Broodmares in Foal is September 1

Members are reminded that the deadline to register new broodmares in foal is September 1 of the year they are bred, in order for their foals to be registered without penalty. Read More...

Deadline to Register New Broodmares in Foal is September 1

Members are reminded that the deadline to register new broodmares in foal is September 1 of the year they are bred, in order for their foals to be registered without penalty. Read More...

NM-Bred Machismo Moon Makes All American Derby Final

Machismo Moon, a registered New Mexico-bred son of Heza Motor Scooter racing for Ramon Alvarez, Joe Alvarez, and Ysabel Medrano, is the seventh-fastest qualifier to the September 3, $1,365,907 All American Derby (G1) at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

NM-Bred Machismo Moon Makes All American Derby Final

Machismo Moon, a registered New Mexico-bred son of Heza Motor Scooter racing for Ramon Alvarez, Joe Alvarez, and Ysabel Medrano, is the seventh-fastest qualifier to the September 3, $1,365,907 All American Derby (G1) at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

New Mexico-Bred Bigg Daddy is Fastest Overall All American Futurity Qualifier

Twenty registered New Mexico-breds entered this weekend’s 440-yard All American Futurity (G1) trials at Ruidoso Downs, and in the end one of them -- Bigg Daddy -- was the fastest qualifier from two days of heats. Read More...

New Mexico-Bred Bigg Daddy is Fastest Overall All American Futurity Qualifier

Twenty registered New Mexico-breds entered this weekend’s 440-yard All American Futurity (G1) trials at Ruidoso Downs, and in the end one of them -- Bigg Daddy -- was the fastest qualifier from two days of heats. Read More...

All American Derby Trials Feature Six Registered New Mexico-Breds

Six registered New Mexico-bred 3-year-olds are among the 116 hopefuls entered in Sunday’s 440-yard All American Derby (G1) trials at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

All American Derby Trials Feature Six Registered New Mexico-Breds

Six registered New Mexico-bred 3-year-olds are among the 116 hopefuls entered in Sunday’s 440-yard All American Derby (G1) trials at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

Twenty Registered New Mexico-Breds Entered in All American Futurity Trials

A total of 20 registered New Mexico-bred 2-year-olds has been entered in this weekend’s 440-yard All American Futurity (G1) trials at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

Twenty Registered New Mexico-Breds Entered in All American Futurity Trials

A total of 20 registered New Mexico-bred 2-year-olds has been entered in this weekend’s 440-yard All American Futurity (G1) trials at Ruidoso Downs. Read More...

Field Set for Rio Grande Senor Futurity

On The Low Down, a two-time stakes winner trained by Todd Fincher for owners Dale Taylor, Bobby McQueen, and Suzanne Kirby, is one of nine confirmed finalists to the Septembe 4, $135,395 Rio Grande Senor Futurity (R) for state-bred colts and geldings a... Read More...