Tags ‘Rail Trip’

Indiana Downs: Neck ’n Neck begins comeback in Schaefer Memorial

DRF | 7 months ago
A year ago, Neck ’n Neck captured the Indiana Derby in the midst of a career upswing. The colt returns to the Hoosier State on Saturday, but this time will be making his first start in nearly a year after injury halted his season in its tracks. Read More...

Del Mar: Rail Trip preps for fall campaign in Pirates’s Bounty Stakes

DRF | 8 months ago
Rail Trip, the millionaire 8-year-old gelding, needs a start in Wednesday’s $90,000 Pirate’s Bounty Stakes at Del Mar to stay on schedule for a fall campaign at Santa Anita. Read More...

Del Mar: Rail Trip out of San Diego with bruised foot

DRF | 9 months ago
Rail Trip will not be able to defend his title in the Grade 2, $200,000 San Diego Handicap on July 27 because of a foot bruise, according to his trainer, Ron Ellis. Read More...

Hollywood Park: Ellis puts Centralinteligence, Rail Trip on different paths

DRF | 10 months ago
Trainer Ron Ellis said Sunday that Centralinteligence and Rail Trip emerged from the Grade 1 Triple Bend Handicap on Saturday “perfect,” but they are headed in different directions in the next two months. Read More...

Hollywood Park: Comma to the Top won’t back down if challenged in Triple Bend

DRF | 10 months ago
The Grade 1 Triple Bend Handicap on Saturday at Betfair Hollywood Prk is run over seven furlongs, and will be a test for Comma to the Top. Read More...

Hollywood Park: Small fields expected for Grade 1 stakes

DRF | 10 months ago
The two Grade 1 races at Betfair Hollywood Park on Saturday will have small fields. As of Sunday, there were five probable starters for the $300,000 Shoemaker Mile on turf and five or six candidates for the $250,000 Triple Bend Handicap over seven furlongs on the synthetic main track. Read More...

Hollywood Park: Ellis’s three Breeders’ Cup runners will race again next year

DRF | 1 year ago
Jay Privman 0 Tom KeyserBreeders' Cup Dirt Mile runner-up Rail Trip will race next year at age 8.INGLEWOOD, Calif. – Ron Ellis had t... Read More...

Santa Anita: Ellis sends out three to work for Breeders’ Cup starts

DRF | 1 year ago
Jay Privman 0 Benoit & AssociatesInclude Me Out, here winning the Clement Hirsch at Del Mar, had earlier won the Santa Margarita over the ... Read More...

Del Mar: Baffert-O’Neill rivalry at a boil for Pacific Classic

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman Shigeki KikkawaGame On Dude, trained by Bob Baffert, is the likely favorite for Sunday's Grade 1 Pacific Classic at Del Mar.DEL MAR, Calif. – The rivalry between the barns of tr... Read More...

Del Mar notes: Norvsky a possibility for Pacific Classic

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman Shigeki KikkawaNorvsky is being considered for both Sunday’s Pacific Classic and Del Mar Mile.DEL MAR, Calif. – A little more than a week ago, Buddy Johnston and trainer Don W... Read More...

Del Mar: Pacific Classic may have 10 starters

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Shigeki KikkawaJaycito is one of three horses trainer Bob Baffert has for the Pacific Classic.DEL MAR, Calif. - The Pacific Classic may draw a field of 10, including Hollywood Gold... Read More...

Del Mar notes: Seniors have Pacific Classic presence

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Shigeki KikkawaRail Trip, with Jose Valdivia Jr. riding, wins the San Diego Handicap.DEL MAR, Calif. - Richard's Kid, who won the Cougar II Handicap over 1 1/2 miles here on Ju... Read More...

Del Mar notes: Include Me Out looks to keep focus in Clement Hirsch

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Benoit & AssociatesInclude Me Out will go for her fourth graded stakes win of 2012 in the Clement Hirsch.DEL MAR, Calif. – Everything was going fine for Include Me Out in the... Read More...

Del Mar: Rail Trip gets his ‘swagger’ back in San Diego Handicap

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman DEL MAR, Calif. - You might not be able to wipe the smile off trainer Ron Ellis’s face for quite awhile, such was the emotionally uplifting and satisfying victory by Rail Trip o... Read More...

Del Mar: Rail Trip shows old form in San Diego Handicap victory

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman Benoit & AssociatesJockey Jose Valdivia Jr. celebrates Rail Trip's victory in the Grade 2 San Diego Handicap.DEL MAR, Calif. – Rail Trip may only have been the fifth choice in t... Read More...

Hollywood Park: Rail Trip gets more ground; Baffert unveils touted juvenile filly

DRF | 2 years ago
Brad Free Benoit & AssociatesRail Trip will stretch out to 1 1/16 miles Thursday in his second start back from a layoff.INGLEWOOD, Calif. – A veteran Grade 1 winner trying to regain top for... Read More...

Hollywood Park: Rail Trip back in California, preps in Los Angeles Handicap

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Barbara D. LivingstonRail Trip returns to California racing in Monday's Grade 3 Los Angeles Handicap at Betfair Hollywood Park.INGLEWOOD, Calif. – The conversation between ow... Read More...

Hollywood Park: Rail Trip eyes Los Angeles Handicap

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Barbara D. LivingstonRail Trip could make his return to the races in the $100,000 Los Angeles Handicap over six furlongs on May 28 at Hollywood Park.Rail Trip, the millionaire and ... Read More...