Big day at Keeneland full of highlights

BIG DAY AT KEENELAND FULL OF HIGHLIGHTS    Let’s pretend it is time for Sunday dinner and set the table. Opening weekend at Keeneland for the fall meet and the Saturday card features five Stakes races with four of them providing paid entries into the Breeders’ Cup....

Romans and Mr Freeze were cool in the Ack-Ack

ROMANS AND MR FREEZE WERE COOL IN THE ACK-ACK There are times when it pays to play it cool and let things happen. That was exactly the right strategy for one Thoroughbred team as they found the winner’s circle at Churchill Downs on September 28. The grade 3 Ack-Ack...

A Derby Moment

The Dale Romans trained Dennis’ Moment is one of the top early contenders on the road to Kentucky Derby 146. This vastly talented son of Tiznow broke his maiden at Ellis Park in his second career start with a 19 3/4 length creaming of the competition. He...

Can we Justify the 2018 Triple Crown???

So here we are more than a year since a miraculous athlete pulled off the unthinkable and somebody has decided to question the authenticity of one of the greatest achievements in the sports world. My first response here is …WHY ? Maybe there are two answers...

Morticia was scary good in Spendthrift Farm Ladies Sprint

MORTICIA WAS SCARY GOOD IN SPENDTHRIFT FARM LADIES SPRINT It is quickly becoming the time of year when we think about ghouls, goblins, and some of that other scary stuff. The Spendthrift Farms Ladies Sprint at Kentucky Downs on September 7 saw an aptly named gal throw...