Whitney looks better than a barbecue sandwich

WHITNEY LOOKS BETTER THAN A BARBECUE SANDWICH   So what makes a good barbecue sandwich?…Well of course it is all those tasty ingredients. The Whitney Stakes at Saratoga on August 7 has plenty to offer any hungry horse racing fan. A grade 1 race that is flat...

Foster and Fleur De Lis winners might deserve a double take

             FOSTER AND FLEUR DE LIS WINNERS MIGHT DESERVE A DOUBLE TAKE   Closing day for the 2021 Spring/Summer meet at Churchill Downs produced lots of great action and some nice paydays. There were however, a couple of winners in the headline events that certainly...

Walsh hopes to keep luck of the Irish going with Maxfield

              WALSH HOPES TO KEEP LUCK OF THE IRISH GOING WITH MAXFIELD   Ahh yes, the luck of the Irish… is it for real? For one of the hottest Thoroughbred trainers in the racing game today it has been. And he hopes to find more of those lucky charms when he...

Maxfield makes a move in Alysheba

MAXFIELD MAKES A MOVE IN ALYSHEBA   Sometimes we find out about some of those “other” horses during the Kentucky Oaks/Derby extravaganza. Graded stakes races lead up to these all-too famous events so that means plenty of top athletes are on display. Often times you...

Maxfield is only about the here and now

Athletes these days are often judged on potential and the anticipation of what they might do. The thoughts of future glory can create lots of debate and excitement. Sometimes they produce and other times they don’t. Thoroughbred trainer Brendan Walsh is...