Tags ‘Ultimate Eagle’

B.J. Wright, owner of Jeranimo and Ultimate Eagle, dies

DRF | 1 month ago
B.J. Wright, a Kentucky native who owned stakes-winning Thoroughbreds in Southern California in recent years, died early Tuesday of cancer, according to his trainer, Mike Pender. Read More...

Santa Anita notes: Ultimate Eagle back in California after injury

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen 0 Shigeki KikkawaUltimate Eagle grabbed a quarter during the Grade 1 Donn Handicap at Gulfstream Park.Ultimate Eagle, who w... Read More...

Ultimate Eagle to run in Donn Handicap at Gulfstream, skip San Antonio at Santa Anita

DRF | 2 years ago
Brad Free 0 Shigeki KikkawaUltimate Eagle will chase a $500,000 purse in the Donn rather than run for $150,000 in the San Antonio.Ultimate... Read More...

Ultimate Eagle eyes San Antonio as Santa Anita Handicap prep

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen 0 Shigeki KikkawaUltimate Eagle, second in the San Pasqual Stakes to Coil last Saturday, will run in the $200,000 San Anton... Read More...

Santa Anita: Coil closes career as courageous winner of San Pasqual

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman 0 Benoit & AssociatesCoil (left), under Martin Garcia, and Ultimate Eagle, ridden by Martin Pedroza, race on nearly even terms... Read More...

Hollywood Park: Ultimate Eagle out to run and gun as usual in Citation

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen 0 Benoit & AssociatesUltimate Eagle returns from a layoff of more than eight months in the Citation.INGLEWOOD, Calif. &ndas... Read More...

Hollywood Park: Ultimate Eagle making return in Citation Handicap

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen 0 Benoit & AssociatesUltimate Eagle will be one of two runners trained by Mike Pender in the Citation Handicap.INGLEWOOD, C... Read More...

Santa Anita: Ultimate Eagle gets extended vacation

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Ultimate Eagle, the winner of the Grade 2 Strub Stakes but the beaten favorite in the Santa Anita Handicap last month, has been taken out of training until late summer, trainer Mik... Read More...

Ron the Greek wins Big ‘Cap

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
Florida-bred Ron the Greek had always flashed plenty of promise. It wasn’t until he joined trainer Bill Mott’s barn last year that the 5-year-old son of Hartley/De Renzo stallion Full Mandate began to truly blossom. Now he’s a Grade 1 winner. Read More...

Full field of 13 drawn for Santa Anita Handicap

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
By MICHAEL COMPTON Saturday’s 75th running of the Santa Anita Handicap (G1) drew a full field of 13, including morning-line favorite Ultimate Eagle. Read More...

Big ‘Cap Draw Has ‘Luck’ Feel

Photo of John Ortiz and Julio Canani courtesy of Santa Anita Park/Benoit photo Actor John Ortiz from HBO’s “Luck” participated in Wednesday’s Santa Anita Handicap draw. Julio Canani, left, trainer of Big ‘Cap starter Holla... Read More...

Ron the Greek pointed to Big ‘Cap

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
By MICHAEL COMPTON Ron the Greek, second most recently to Mucho Macho Man in the Sunshine Millions Classic at Gulfstream Park, is being pointed to the Santa Anita Handicap (G1), according to trainer Bill Mott. The $750,000 race, slated for March 3, carries a purse of $750,000. Mott also added that Jose Lezcano will ride. Read More...