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Delta Downs: Prospective defeats older horses in Delta Mile

DRF | 2 years ago
Mary Rampellini 0 VINTON, La. - Prospective won his fifth stakes race of the year on Saturday, when he defeated older rivals in the $150,0... Read More...

Remington Park notes: Prospective possible for Clark at Churchill

DRF | 2 years ago
Mary Rampellini 0 Barbara D. LivingstonProspective’s wins this year include the Grade 2 Tampa Bay Derby and Grade 3 Ohio Derby.Prospecti... Read More...

Remington Park: Willy Beamin has best credentials in Oklahoma Derby field

DRF | 2 years ago
Mary Rampellini 0 Barbara D. LivingstonKing's Bishop winner Willy Beamin will be seeking his seventh straight victory when he runs in the ... Read More...

Parx Racing: Teeth of the Dog, Prospective top Smarty Jones Stakes lineup

DRF | 2 years ago
Joe DeVivo Barbara D. LivingstonTeeth of the Dog will try to rebound in Monday's $350,000 Smarty Jones Stakes at Parx Racing.Graded stakes winners Teeth of the Dog and Prospective head a field of... Read More...

Woodbine: Casse has busy weekend planned at home, on the road

DRF | 2 years ago
Bill Tallon ETOBICOKE, Ontario – Trainer Mark Casse calls it “a crazy weekend.” On Saturday, Casse will be at Saratoga to saddle Prospective in the Grade 2, $750,000 Jim Dandy, ... Read More...

Thistledown: Prospective must stay clear of Ohio Derby rivals

DRF | 2 years ago
Marty McGee Barbara D. LivingstonProspective has four stakes victories from 10 career starts.Trainer Mark Casse is well aware that a short field can spell trouble for an odds-on favorite in the c... Read More...

Thistledown: Prospective heads compact Ohio Derby

DRF | 2 years ago
Marty McGee Michael BurnsProspective, with Luis Contreras riding, wins the Victoria Park.Prospective will make his first start since winning the June 10 Victoria Park Stakes when he leaves from p... Read More...

Woodbine: Prospective overcomes stumble, bounces back in Victoria Park

DRF | 2 years ago
Bill Tallon Michael BurnsProspective scores a 1 3/4-length victory in the Victoria Park Stakes.ETOBICOKE, Ontario – Expectations were high in Sunday’s Victoria Park Stakes for Prospec... Read More...

Woodbine: Kentucky Derby also-ran Prospective takes Victoria Park

DRF | 2 years ago
Ron Gierkink Michael BurnsProspective, ridden by Luis Contreras, leads a one-two finish for trainer Mark Casse in the Victoria Park for 3-year-olds.ETOBICOKE, Ontario— Prospective outran st... Read More...

Woodbine: Prospective tops field for Victoria Park Stakes

DRF | 2 years ago
Ron Gierkink ETOBICOKE, Ontario – Prospective makes his first start since a troubled run in the Kentucky Derby on Sunday at Woodbine in the $150,000 Victoria Park Stakes.Barring a scratch, ... Read More...

Churchill Downs: Prospective gets in a breeze

DRF | 2 years ago
Byron King LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A day before some of his fellow Kentucky Derby rivals race in the Preakness Stakes, Prospective got back to business at Churchill Downs Friday, breezing five fu... Read More...

Blue Grass: Hansen could face some early pressure

DRF | 2 years ago
Marty McGee LEXINGTON, Ky. – A crush of horses bearing down from his outside would be something brand new for Hansen. As fast as he is, the nearly white colt has grown accustomed to free&#4... Read More...

Keeneland notes: Prospective could get Casse into Kentucky Derby picture

DRF | 2 years ago
Marty McGee LEXINGTON, Ky. – Mark Casse has run just one horse in the Kentucky Derby, a 52-1 shot who wound up 10th, but he is quite familiar with Churchill Downs. As a young man, Casse was... Read More...

Hansen Tops Blue Grass Hopefuls

Hansen, champion juvenile colt of 2011, heads 11 horses being pointed to the 88th running of the Toyota Blue Grass (G1) at Keeneland on April 14. Owned by Kendall Hansen and Skychai Racing, Hansen won the Gotham Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct in his most rece... Read More...

Wood Memorial Next for Gemologist

WinStar Farm’s undefeated Gemologist is headed to Aqueduct for next month’s $1 million Wood Memorial (G1), trainer Todd Pletcher confirmed by phone to NYRA officials on Wednesday morning. Also targeting the Wood are: Hansen, Street Life, The Lumber... Read More...

2012 Kentucky Derby: Who’s hot, who’s not for March 17

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman Bob CoglianeseHowe Great, who will be pointed to the Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland, enters the top 20 at Derby Watch at 50-1 odds after winning the Palm Beach Stakes on turf.Who'... Read More...

Tampa Bay Downs: Prospective battles in stretch to win Tampa Bay Derby

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Tom CooleyProspective battles Golden Ticket in the stretch on his way to victory in the Grade 2 Tampa Bay Derby.Prospective rebounded from a second-place finish in last month’... Read More...

Intriguing Field Set for Tampa Bay Derby

Battle Hardened and Prospective, one-two finishers in the Sam Davis Stakes, return and are joined by Take Charge Indy and Spring Hill Farm Saturday’s 32nd running of the $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby (G2) attracted a competitive field of 12 3-year-olds at... Read More...

Tampa: Prospective draws rail in 12-horse field for Tampa Bay Derby

DRF | 2 years ago
Mike Welsch Michael BurnsProspective, winning the Grade 3 Grey for 2-year-olds, got a much better draw for the Tampa Bay Derby than he did when stuck far outside in his first two starts of the se... Read More...

Still wide open

2012 Triple Crown | 3 years ago
Jon & Joel discuss the trio of key three-year-old prep races over the weekend in Florida, New York and California. Who stepped up? Who disappointed? And who looks best moving forward on the Triple Crown Trail? Read More...

Prep Preview

2012 Triple Crown | 3 years ago
Jon & Joel preview Saturday’s trio of key Derby preps, and explain why this weekend could be the biggest so far in this young Triple Crown season. Which 3yos will step up? Watch it. Comment. Read More...