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BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI VINTON, LA–JUNE 20, 2022–Sixteen 350-yard Lee Berwick Futurity (RG1) trials -- eight on Friday and eight on Saturday -- will be contested this weekend at Delta Downs. A total of 124 Louisiana-bred 2-year-olds are entered. The five fastest qualifiers from each night of trials will meet in the July 16, $200,000-added final. Graded stakes winners Mrs Kennedy TLC and San Lorenzo Jet headline Friday's trials. A $6,500 purchase at last year's Louisiana QHBA Yearling Sale, Mrs Kennedy TLC has earned $180,596 from four races, and her three wins include a three-quarter length in the March ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI VINTON, LA–JUNE 20, 2022–Stakes winners Shesa Knockoutcartel and Blessher Sweet Heart are among the 25 Louisiana-bred 3-year-olds entered in Thursday's 400-yard Delta Downs Derby (RG3) trials at ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI ALTOONA, IA–JUNE 20, 2022–Surprise Surprise, an undefeated daughter of Corona Cartel racing for Xcel Partners 22, is one of 49 2-year-olds entered in ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JUNE 18, 2022—The middle part of the starting gate for the first million-dollar race of the meet will attract a lot ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI JEROME, ID–JUNE 17, 2022–Dorian Montero's Jackies Famous Girl, a daughter of champion One Famous Eagle and the fastest qualifier, drew post 6 for ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JUNE 17, 2022—Jeryl Hartley’s Hes Chickless, who has been very impressive in his first two starts, ...



HOUSTON, TX–JUNE 15, 2022–Six stakes saluting Texas-breds will close out the 2022 Quarter Horse season at Sam Houston Race Park on  Saturday. Post time is 6:45 pm (Central with the following ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI GRANTS PASS, OR–JUNE 15, 2022–Trials for the Firecracker Futurity and Rogue River Derby will dominate Sunday's eight-race program at Grants Pass Downs. Thirty-six juveniles are entered in five ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI TULSA, OK–JUNE 15, 2022–Bubba Bad, a graded stakes placed son of the Pyc Paint Your Wagon stallion Second Painted Sign owned and trained by Ray Enlow, is one of ...



RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM–JUNE 13, 2022–Ricanelo, a Big Daddy Cartel gelding and a $90,000 yearling purchase by owners Gene Bradley and Tod Bradley at last year’s New Mexico-Bred Sale, is ...



RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM–JUNE 13, 2022–River Flash, a homebred graded stakes winning Chicks Regard gelding racing for Robert Driggers and Ben Lee Ivey, is one of 10 New Mexico-bred 3-year-olds entered back in Saturday’s 350-yard, ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI VINTON, LA--June 14, 2022--Twenty-one 3-year-olds, headed by Ben Peterson's Lil Longmire, are entered in Saturday's 400-yard Firecracker Derby (G3) trials at Delta Downs. A stakes-winning homebred ...



AJAX, ONT–JUNE 14, 2022–Ontario Quarter Horse racing fans will get their first look at the new crop of Ontario-bred 2-year-olds ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI VINTON, LA–JUNE13, 2022–The graded stakes placed One Fine V and Blood N Pepper are among the 51 2-year-olds entered in Friday's 350-yard Firecracker Futurity (G2) trials at Delta Downs. A $17,500 ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI EVANSTON, WY–JUNE 10, 2022–Classic Dynasty Dash, a two-time futurity winner during his 2-year-old season, is one of 27 state-bred 3-year-olds entered in Sunday's 350-yard K.C. Carden Wyoming-Bred ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JUNE 10, 2022—AQHAchampion aged mare Kiss Thru Fire and the red-hot ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JUNE 9, 2022— Led by AQHAchampion Empressum and Circle City, an outstanding ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM–JUNE, 2022–Stakes winner Laveen Eagle and fastest overall qualifier Chasing AJ headline Sunday's 350-yard, $1-million Ruidoso Futurity (G1) at Ruidoso Downs. An undefeated ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM-–JUNE 7, 2022–Ten 3-year-olds, headed by morning-line favorite KJ Desparado, are entered in Saturday's 400-yard, $850,000 Ruidoso Derby (G1) at Ruidoso Downs. The second-fastest ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI VINTON, LA–JUNE 7, 2022_Sarahs Patriot, a 4-year-old daughter of Game Patriot racing for Gilbert Matthews, is one of eight runners entered in Friday's 870-yard, 25,000 Virgil Bond Stakes at Delta ...



AJAX, ONT–JUNE 7, 2022–Ontario Quarter Horse racing continues at Ajax Downs this Wednesday, June 8, and a number of entrants on the ...



RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM–JUNE 3, 2022–Byron Woodard’s No Mires A La Luna a homebred 6-year-old son of the First To Flash stallion First Moonflash, is the 5-2 morning-line favorite for ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JUNE 3, 2022— Sergio Morfin’s Ever Up, who was very impressive when scoring her maiden victory on May 8, and ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI EVANSTON, WY–JUNE 3, 2022_Sixty-two state-bred 2-year-olds, headed by recent maiden winners Secretly Eye On and Shineyspitfire, are entered in Saturday's 330-yard Ron Cook Wyoming-Bred Futurity (R) trials ...



HOUSTON, TX–JUNE 2, 2022–Quarter Horse racing fans are in for a treat on Saturday at Sam Houston Race Park. The card gets underway at 6:50 pm (Central) with six stakes, highlighted by the $649,710 ...



HOUSTON, TX–JUNE 2, 2022–An exceptional night of Quarter Horse racing is set for Saturday, June 4 at Sam Houston Race Park with six stakes, highlighted by the $649,710 Sam Houston Futurity (G2). Two ...



RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM–JUNE 1, 2022–Flashin Fire (pictured), a multiple graded stakes winning son of champion First Moonflash racing for Josefina Guzman, is one of 53 New Mexico-bred ...



HOUSTON, TX –MAY 31, 2022–Sam Houston Race Park will host a stakes spectacular on Saturday, June 4 with ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI VINTON, LA--May 31, 2022--Bobby D. Cox's Shott Gun and Jose H. Rodriguez's Denalia Sweet Jess will make their 4-year-old season debuts in Saturday's 400-yard, $50,000 MIss Polly Classic Stakes (G2) at Delta Downs. A homebred Valiant Hero gelding trained by ...



RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM–MAY 31, 2022–A total of 128 New Mexico-bred 2-year-old Quarter Horses are entered in Friday’s 350-yard Mountain Top Futurity (RG2) trials at Ruidoso Downs.

Jesses Wish and Cruzin For Chickz, the ...



AJAX, ONT–MAY 31, 2022–Ontario Quarter Horse racing fans are in for a treat on the fourth day of the 2022 Ajax Downs season, ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI SHAKOPEE, MN–MAY 30, 2022–Relentless Courage, a multiple stakes-winning son of Hes Relentless racing for Tom Maher and Paul Luedemann, is one of seven ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM–MAY 29, 2022–KJ Frankie B, a homebred 5-year-old son of world champion Apollitical Jess, is the 5-2 morning-line favorite for Monday's ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—MAY 28, 2022—Trials to the first futurity with a million-dollar purse of the Los ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI OKLAHOMA CITY, OK–MAY 25, 2022–Ten sophomores, headed by graded stakes winners Dreamsville and Whizkey Glasses, are entered back in Saturday's 400-yard, $270,100 Heritage Place Derby (G2) at ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI FARMINGTON, NM–MAY 26, 2022–Ten fillies and mares, headed by Robert L. Harrison's Pattys Saint, are entered in Saturday's 400-yard, $75,000 Animas Stakes at SunRay Park. A homebred 4-year-old ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK–MAY 25, 2022–A couple of millionaire horses and a multiple stakes winner that just beat them both are back for the rematch everyone wants to see in the Debbie Schauf Remington Park Championship on the ...



BY MARTHA CLAUSSEN

RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—MAY 25, 2022—The first two days of the 2022 Ruidoso Downs Racetrack Quarter Horse live ...




OKLAHOMA CITY, OK–MAY 25, 2022–A trio of speedy trial winners from the talented barn of trainer Santos Carrizales, Jr. have entered the Grade 1, $1,112,440 ...



VINTON, LA – MAY 25, 2022 – The feature race of the Saturday night card at Delta Downs, the $331,880 Laddie Futurity, appears to be wide open as 10 qualifiers return to the 330-yard final.

Trials for the Laddie were held ...



VINTON, LA – MAY 25, 2022 – On the undercard for Saturday’s $331,880 Laddie Futurity, it seems fitting that two of last year’s Laddie Futurity participants will face each other again in the $40,000 Vinton ...



VINTON, LA—MAY 23, 2022—After three of the 10 qualifiers did not enter back, including undefeated Mardi Gras Futurity(RG2) winner Mrs Kennedy Tlc, the $310,695 Louisiana Lassie Futurity(RG2) is up for grabs.

The ...



BY MARTHA CLAUSSEN

RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—MAY 24, 2022—Ruidoso Downs Racetrack opens its 47-day race meet on Friday with 15 trials for the Ruidoso Futurity (G1). On Saturday, May 28, another 15  trials will be contested, each at the distance of 350 yards. 

The top five qualifiers from each day will meet in the $1-million Ruidoso Futurity final on June 12.

Post time for both days is 12:00 pm ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK–MAY 19, 2022–It appears we are headed for yet another matchup between American Quarter Horse Association World ...



AJAX ONT–MAY19, 2022–Ajax Downs will celebrate its Quarter Horse racing fans with Fan Appreciation Day on Sunday the first of several special Sunday event days during the ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI OKLAHOMA CITY, OK--May 19, 2022--Recent stakes winners JC Wild King and Charlies Fury are among the nine aged Oklahoma-bred runners entered in Saturday's 400-yard, $68,000 Boyd Morris Memorial Stakes (RG2) at Remington Park. The Boyd Morris Memorial is one of three graded Oklahoma-bred stakes featured on Remington ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI FARMINGTON, NM-MAY 19, 2022--Ten juveniles, topped by fastest qualifier Lake Havasu, are entered in Sunday's 350-yard, $75,000-added Four Corners Futurity at SunRay Park. A $10,500 purchase at last year's ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI VINTON, LA--May 18, 2022--Ten 2-year-olds, topped by fastest qualifier Jes An Angel, are entered back in Saturday's 330-yard, $148,040 Old South Futurity at Delta Downs. A $10,000 purchase at last year's ...



FARMINGTON, NM–MAY 18, 2022–Major Game, a graded stakes placed son of the Walk Thru Fire stallion Gronkowski, drew post 10 for Sunday’s 350-yard, $120,000-added New Mexico Breeders’ Futurity (RG3) for state-bred ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI HOUSTON, TX--May 17, 2002--Four stakes, headed by the $255,400 Sam Houston Derby (G3) for 3-year-olds, headline Friday's 10-race program at Sam Houston Race Park. The Sam Houston Derby matches a full field of ...