Tags ‘Rothko’

Churchill Downs: Tough turf race steals spotlight

DRF | 11 months ago
Saturday's card at Churchill Downs includes the Aristides Stakes, which drew five fair-to-middling sprinters, and the Opening Verse Stakes, which got an excellent field of seven. Read More...

Churchill Downs: Sum of the Parts looks to rebound in Wednesday allowance sprint

DRF | 12 months ago
Sum of the Parts, with Julien Leparoux to ride from post 3, is the likely favorite in the fourth and richest of 10 Wednesday races at Churchill Downs, a $61,000 allowance sprint that drew five other older sprinters. Read More...

Prairie Meadows: Rothko heads Iowa Sprint Handicap

DRF | 2 years ago
Bob Nastanovich ALTOONA, Iowa – The well-travelled Rothko headlines the featured $125,000 Iowa Sprint Handicap on Friday night as the Padua Stables homebred seeks to build another win strea... Read More...

Prairie Meadows: Iowa Festival of Racing kicks off with three six-figure stakes

DRF | 2 years ago
Bob Nastanovich Reed Palmer Photography/Churchill DownsRothko, winner of hte Aristides at Churchill Downs last time out, is one of the prime contenders for Friday's Iowa Sprint Handicap.ALTOONA, ... Read More...

Churchill Downs: Rothko delivers as favorite in Aristides

DRF | 2 years ago
Marty McGee LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Satish Sanan and Steve Asmussen once held high hopes for an ultra-fast horse named Majesticperfection before the gelding had his career ended by injury. The ow... Read More...

Sway Away fits in San Carlos

2 years ago
Sway Away has raced at distances from five furlongs to a mile and 3/16ths and at six different tracks in a seven-race career. Today, he takes on The Factor and Amazombie in Santa Anita’s San Carlos Stakes (G2). Read More...