POCATELLO, ID—SEPTEMBER 24, 2022—The Rev Rocker wouldn't be denied as he held off Rlh Fouronthefloor by a nose in the $47,218 John Deere Idaho Juvenile Challenge at Pocatello Downs Saturday.

Under jockey Jesus Valenzuela, The Rev Rocker completed the 350 yards in :17.576 seconds, a 99 speed index.  It was the second win four starts for the son of leading ...



POCATELLO, ID—SEPTEMBER 24, 2022—With a late surge under jockey Santiago Jimenez, First Moon Cat (7-1) raced to a three-quarter length win over post time favorite Rtm Good Enough in the $32,229 Q-Racing Video Idaho Distaff Challenge Saturday at Pocatello Downs.

Under the direction of trainer Hector Magallanes First Moon ...



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SHELBYVILLE, IN–SEPTEMBER 22, 2022–Extermynator and Jockey German Rodriguez eliminated the competition in the regional final of the $48,994-added John Deere ...




SHELBYVILLE, IN–SEPTEMBER 22, 2022–Even though it was just a four-horse race, it was a fierce battle between three contenders for the title in the ...




SHELBYVILLE, IN–SEPTEMBER 22, 2022– One Coldhearted Diva picked the right moment to have a good day. The four-year-old Indiana bred mare scored her first win ...




ALBUQUERQUE, NM—SEPTEMBER 17, 2022—Nicos First Cartel (13-1) got his first career stakes win in the $56,100 AQHA Albuquerque Distance Challenge today at Albuquerque Downs. The son of First Prize Perry was second in the 2020 edition of this race and third in last year's Albuquerque qualifying ...



CLAREMORE, OK–SEPTEMBER 13, 2022–In only his second career start Phunatic broke his maiden and posted the fastest qualifying time from two trials Tuesday for the John Deere Will Rogers Juvenile Challenge at Will Rogers Downs.

The 10 fastest qualifiers will return to Will Rogers Downs October 2nd to vie for the winner's share of a $30,000-added purse as well as earn a trip to the October 22nd $125,000 John Deere ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI ALBUQUERQUE, NM–SEPTEMBER 13 2002–Rogers Farms' Wascallywittlewabbit, a 7-year-old Heza Motor Scooter gelding and the sport's reigning champion distance horse, is the even-money morning-line favorite for Saturday's 870-yard, $50,000 AQHA Albuquerque Distance Challenge Stakes at Albuquerque Downs. Wascallywittlewabbit has won his last four starts, all against stakes company, including ...



CLAREMORE, OK–SEPTEMBER 13, 2022–Freighttrain King bounced off a troubled effort in his last start to get his first win this season today (Sep 13) while setting the fastest qualifying time for the Adequan Will Rogers Derby Challenge at Will Rogers Downs.

The 10 fastest qualifiers, from two trials, will return to Will Rogers Downs October 2nd to vie for the winner's share of a $30,000-added purse as well as earn a ...



BLACK FOOT, ID—SEPTEMBER 4, 2022—Coming off a second-place finish in the Bitterroot Futurity in his last start, Normandy posted the fastest qualifying time from three trials contested Sunday for the John Deere Idaho Juvenile Challenge at the Eastern Idaho State Fair in Black Foot.

The 10 fastest qualifiers will return ...



SHELBYVILLE, IN–SEPTEMBER 3, 2022–Two trials were held early Saturday morning on a rainy track for the $30,000 added John Deere Horseshoe Indianapolis Juvenile Challenge. The two fastest qualifiers to the 350-yard race for challenge enrolled two-year-olds came from trial #1.

Fastest qualifier Time For A Hero, ridden by Christian Reyes, made a stiff drive ...



PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ – SEPTEMBER 3, 2022 – Republic Anne earned a berth in this year’s Challenge Championship with a win in the $65,624 Q-Racing Video Arizona Downs Distaff Challenge on Saturday afternoon.

The 4-year-old filly defeated Garavani and Elegant Tres in her first start in a Challenge race and earned the ...



By Ed Burgart

First Lady Perry, an Arizona Downs course and distance specialist, looms the horse to beat and is this writer's choice to ...