RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—AUGUST 12, 2019—Mark and Annette McCloy's Mister Riptide powered to the fastest-qualifying time on the first of two-days of trials to the Grade 1, $3-million All American Futurity on Friday afternoon at Ruidoso Downs. There were 13 440-yard trials on Friday afternoon and another 13 440-yard trials will be contested on Saturday afternoon. The horses with the five-fastest times on each day qualify to race in the 440-yard All American Futurity on Labor Day. The All American Futurity winner earns $1.5 million. The horses with the next five-fastest times on each day gain preference to compete in the $100,000 All ...



NEW ORLEANS, LA—AUGUST 16, 2019—Mr Range Rover, a 3-year-old son of leading sire Heza Fast Dash, got up in the final stride to defeat Rf Fast Dash N Blue by a head in the $40,000 Treme Stakes(RG3) at Fair Grounds Racecourse Saturday afternoon. Soft On The Coronas finished another head back in the blanket finish to get third. Ridden by jockey Ricardo Hernandez, Jr., Mr Range Rover completed the 350 yards in :17.698 seconds, a 90-speed index into a 10 mph crosswind. Trainer Katie Carlos saddled the brown gelding to his second win in six starts for owner-breeder Ponderosa Ranch Of P C Inc. ...



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NEW ORLEANS, LA—AUGUST 16, 2019—Graded stakes winner Im For Real got up at the wire Friday to defeat Fastdashing Lassie by a neck in a blanket finish to the $40,000 Audubon Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course. Ridden by jockey Pedro Espinosa, Im For Real completed the 350 yards in :17.553 seconds, equaling a 95 speed index, into a 10 mph ...



NEW ORLEANS, LA—AUGUST 16, 2019—Vallerro, under jockey Heriberto Aguilar-Orozco, out-nodded Jess Leaving Fast at the wire to win the $35,000 Gentilly Dash Stakes at Fair Grounds Racecourse on Saturday. Saddled by Hector Alcala, Vallerro raced over the 250 yards in :13.147 seconds, a 95-speed index into a 10 mph crosswind. It was the fifth ...



SELMA, TX – AUGUST 16, 2019 - A gate-to-wire winner of the first of four trials on Friday night at Retama, Dm First Talent posted the overall fastest qualifying time to the $50,000-added TQHA Sires’ Cup Futurity.

The $ final will be run back on Saturday, August 31.

Dm First Talent ($26.80) and jockey Francisco Calderon upset the ...



AURORA, CO—AUGUST 10, 2019—Victorious Cartel kept his record a perfect 3-for-3 after splashing home a three-quarter length winner over Beeline Dash in the $99,065 Mile High Futurity Sunday afternoon at Arapahoe Park. Ridden by jockey Alfredo Triana, Jr., Victorious Cartel raced over the sloppy (sealed) racecourse in :19.590 seconds, equaling a 101 speed index. He pocketed $36,626 for today's effort, bringing his bankroll total to just over $41,000. Trainer Miguel Pena saddled the son of current year leading 2-year-old sire Favorite Cartel for owner Noe Cano. Cano purchased the ...



AURORA, CO—AUGUST 10, 2019—With a strong finish under jockey Roberto Valero, Could Be Hotter defeated Logans Favorite by a head in Sunday's $96,344 Mile High Derby at Arapahoe Park. Midnite Dash was another neck back in the blanket finish to get third. Saddled by trainer Hipolito Michel-Valverde, Could Be Hotter raced over the 400 yard ...



SHAKOPEE, MN —AUGUST 11, 2019—Royal Cash Flash, fastest qualifier to the $72,300 Gopher State Futurity, cleared the field by a half-length as the winner of the final on Sunday afternoon at Canterbury Park.

The final time for the 350-yard race was :17.591; the winner earned a 102 speed index.

Royal Cash Flash ($7.00) was the ...



AJAX, ONT—AUGUST 2, 2019—Chantelle Bourgeois homebred Shake It Twice raced to her third consecutive victory on Sunday when she defeated stablemate Momsextravagantheart by a head in the $42,563(US) Ontario Sires Stakes Derby at Ajax Downs. Ridden by jockey Cory Spataro, Shake It Twice got a clean trip to finish the 350 yards in :17.940 ...



EVANSTON, WY—AUGUST 11, 2019—Sheebe A Banshee, under jockey Uriel Dominguez, defeated Bf Mightymemorylane by three-quarters to win the $27,500 Gary Waite Maiden Stakes (not black type) Sunday at Wyoming Downs. It was her fourth consecutive win. Saddled by Jordan Hadley, the Shady Stables homebred completed the 330 yards in :16.702 seconds, ...



FREDRICKSBURG, TX—AUGUST 11, 2019—Fastest qualifier Shake Em Lelo was an impressive half-length winner over Shes My Dashing Girl in the $37,000 G.C.F.A. 79 & Under Speed Index Futurity (not black type) Sunday afternoon at Gillespie County Fairground. Ridden by jockey Victor Urieta, Jr., Shake Em Lelo covered the 330 yards in :16.976 ...



SHAKOPEE, MN —AUGUST 11, 2019—Defeating an evenly matched field of talented open older horses, California Blossom was a clear winner of the $25,000 Skip Zimmerman Stakes on Sunday at Canterbury Park.

California Blossom ($14.00) broke the track record for 350 yards in the process, setting the new bar at 17.360. She earned a 109 speed ...



GRANDE PRAIRIE, ALB—AUGUST 11, 2019—Yuma Class, a 2-year-old son of Three Ten To Yuma B, defeated Chinook Cartel by a neck to win the $13,888(US) Jerry Stojan Memorial Stakes on Sunday at Evergreen Park. Timbergold was a neck back in the blanket-finish to get third. Ridden by jockey D.I. Benitez, Yuma Class rolled over the 300 yard course ...



MALAD, ID—AUGUST 11, 2019—Oneida County Fair hosted a pair of stakes on Sunday's card that included the $18,200 Oneida County Futurity and the $18,200 Oneida County Mixed Breed Derby . Oneida County Futurity Fastest qualifier Maximo II got his third consecutive win on Sunday when he defeated Orange Vodka Shooter by a neck in the ...



SHAKOPEE, MN—AUGUST 11, 2019—In the first running of the $15,000 1889 Futurity, Divas First Moon put on a show for the fans as the 4-length winner of the 350-yard event, the first race on the card and the first of three stakes on Sunday at Canterbury Park.

The final time was 17.789 on a sealed main track; the winner earned a 96 speed ...



FREDRICKSBURG, TX—AUGUST 11, 2019—Fastest qualifier Sheza Fearless Fire returned Sunday to defeat Jodys Political Pop by 2-¾ lengths in the $20,000 G.C.F.A. 79 & Under Speed Index Sprint (not black type) at the Gillespie County Fairground. Ridden by jockey Heriberto Aguilar-Orozco, Sheza Fearless Fire rolled over the 330 yards in :16.986 ...



PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ—AUGUST 11, 2019—Stakes winner First Lady Perry broke out and bumped under jockey Jake Samuels but still managed to get her head in front of El Saucito to set the fastest qualifying time for the $10,000-added Arizona Downs Quarter Horse Derby Sunday afternoon. The 10 fastest qualifiers will return to Arizona Downs on ...



FREDRICKSBURG, TX—AUGUST 11, 2019—Bumped at the start, Jesses Dynsaty took a quick lead to defeat Spicey Fire by a neck in the second of three trials Sunday for the $29,200 G.C.F.A. August Maiden Classic (not black type) at the Gillespie County Fairground. The pair ended the day with the top two qualifying times. The 10 fastest qualifiers, ...



ALBUQUERQUE, NM—AUGUST 9, 2019—J Boy A, a 6-year-old gelding owned and trained by Thomas Gonzales, outran his 13-1 odds to win Sunday’s $26,200 Quarter Horse allowance feature at Albuquerque Downs. Ridden by Francisco Amparan, J Boy A covered 870 yards in :44.356, and his margin of victory was 1 1/2 lengths from Zoomin Racer. The ...



SHAKOPEE, MN—AUGUST 10, 2019—It took five races, but Pyc Jess Bite Mydust finally turned the tables on full brother Dickey Bob, defeating him by a nose in the $35,000 Cash Caravan Stakes at Canterbury Park.

Julian Serrano rode the 5-year-old gelding to victory in 19.704 in the 400-yard race over a muddy track for a 98 speed index.

The two Apollitical Jess geldings had met up in four previous stakes, including last year’s Cash Caravan, but Dickey Bob held the advantage over his slow-breaking older brother in their previous meetings. Today, Pyc Jess Bite Mydust broke a step slow ...



SHAKOPEE, MN—AUGUST 10, 2019—Beep Beep Zoom Zoom broke her maiden and won her first career race on Saturday night in the inaugural running of the $20,000 Cam Casby Futurity. The 300-yard race is restricted to Minnesota-bred 2-year-olds with preference to horses that are also nominated to the Minnesota Futurity, to be held over Labor Day ...



AURORA, CO—AUGUST 10, 2019—Sweet Twisted Tea (20-1) broke well then held on to defeat Marfilmio by a neck in the $19,150 RMQHA Championship Saturday at Arapahoe Park. Tyson Gay finished a head back in the blanket finish to get third. Ridden by jockey Jonathan Dominguez, Sweet Twisted Tea completed the 400 yards in :19.893 seconds, equaling ...



SHELBYVILLE, IN—AUGUST 10 2019—HH CJ Shake and jockey Juan Marquez turned in the fastest time of three trials to set up the final for the Quarter Horse Racing Association of Indiana (QHRAI) Stallion Service Auction (SSA) Futurity. The final is for the top 10 horses with the fastest times and will have a purse of $173,370 as part of the ...



SHELBYVILLE, IN—AUGUST 10 2019— It might have been the first time JA B Valiant and jockey Juan Cruz had competed over Indiana Grand Racing & Casino’s racetrack, but their performance didn’t show it. The duo picked up the fastest time in the trials of the Quarter Horse Racing Association of Indiana (QHRAI) Stallion Service Auction (SSA) ...



EVANSTON, WY—AUGUST 10, 2019—Ud Goldenboy was first out of the gate and first to the wire in the $10,500 Don Pedro Dash (not black type) at Wyoming Downs on Saturday afternoon.

Uriel Dominguez and Ud Goldenboy ($15.40) posted a final time of 6.866 in the 100-yard race.

Ud Goldenboy is trained by Uriel Dominguez, Sr. Lucero Uriel ...



EVANSTON, WY—AUGUST 10, 2019—Fantastic Minion held off a late surge from Acadillac to win the $10,350 Governors' Cup Handicap (not black type) by a head on Saturday afternoon at Wyoming Downs. Under jockey Nakia Ramirez, Fantastic Minion wouldn't be denied as he completed the 300 yards in :15.423 seconds, equaling a 98 speed index into a 5 ...



FREDRICKSBURG, TX—AUGUST 10, 2019—Coming off a third-place effort in the Grade 2 Firecracker Futurity at Delta Downs last month, A Painted Dynasty posted a dominating one-length win, in the third of five trials, to post the top qualifying time Saturday for the $104,450 Gillespie County Fair Futurity. The 10 fastest qualifiers, from 48 ...