GRAND PRAIRIE, TX—OCTOBER 25, 2020—Multiple graded winner Valiant Tiberias got his second Grade 1 victory Sunday night when he ran down Dexxter by a head in the $200,000 Refrigerator Stakes at Lone Star Park. The son of champion sire Valiant Hero broke near the back of the 12-horse field, under jockey Manuel Urieta, Jr., but fought to the victory down the inside rail while completing the 440 yards in :21.433 seconds, equaling a 99 speed index with a 8 mph crosswind. Trainer Alonso Neri saddled the 4-year-old gelding to his eighth career win for owners Sergio Holguin, Clifton Nielsen and ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—OCTOBER 25, 2020—A perfect start plus a flawless journey equaled a convincing victory for Chris Sutton's CM Dillingham Advice in the $99,350 Wild West Futurity on Sunday at Los Alamitos. With leading Quarter Horse rider Jesus Rios Ayala up for trainer Monty Arrossa, CM Dillingham Advice came away sharply from the outside ...



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EDMONTON, AB—OCTOBER 25, 2020—A pair of Quarter Horse stakes closed out the card at Century Mile on Sunday night; in the first, Eyesa Timber defeated Jess Be First and Ulnvme To to win the $46,165(US) Grade 3 Canada Cup Quarter Horse Futurity.

The final time for the 400-yard stake was :20.251. Eyesa Timber, the heavy post-time favorite, ...



EDMONTON, AB—OCTOBER 25, 2020—In the second half of a late double of Quarter Horse stakes, Double Cruise won the $22,780(US) Canada Cup Derby on Sunday night at Century Mile.

Double Cruise and jockey Martin Ortiz covered the 400-yard event in :20.305 and earned a 96 speed index. He finished three-quarters of a length ahead of Getit Foose ...



CLAREMORE, OK—OCTOBER 25, 2020—A pair of 2-year-old geldings coming off very successful meets at Ruidoso Downs over the summer posted impressive trial wins at Will Rogers today to get the top two qualifying times for the Black Gold Lads Championship Futurity. The 2020 Black Gold Futurity program has been split into two divisions this year, one a 400 yard championship race for fillies and the other 400 yard championship race for colts & geldings. Coming off a troubled effort in the $200,000 All American Juvenile in his last start, Seven rolled to a 1-½ length win in the third trial today to post the fastest qualifying. Under ...



CLAREMORE, OK—OCTOBER 25, 2020—Jose Guzeman's Sweet Candy Jewel defeated Cindydoesitagain by a neck in the last of six trials contested Sunday for the Black Gold Lassies Championship Futurity at Will Rogers Downs. Ridden by jockey Juan Pulido, the daughter of champion and first-crop sire Jess Good ...



ALBUQUERQUE, NM—OCTOBER 24, 2020—Multiple Grade 1 winner Danjer exploded late under jockey Cody Smith to run down Mi Amor Secreto by a head in the $251,775 Grade 1 Bank of America Challenge Championship Saturday night at The Downs at Albuquerque. The son of world champion sire FDD Dynasty, racing ...



ALBUQUERQUE, NM—OCTOBER 24, 2020—Multiple graded stakes winner Lynnder 16 did not disappoint in the $100,000 Awards Recognition Concepts Distaff Challenge Championship (G1); the 4-year-old filly beat Jr Prissys Blood by a half-length, with Loco Ocho in third.

Lynnder 16 ($5.60) was the post-time favorite for the event after winning both ...



ALBUQUERQUE, NM—OCTOBER 24, 2020—Bad Monkey, under jockey Benito Baca, got up at the wire to defeat Jc Wild King by a neck in the $125,800 Grade 2 John Deere Juvenile Challenge Championship Saturday at The Downs at Albuquerque. Bouncing off a ninth-place effort in the Dash For Cash Futurity(G2) on September 27th, Bad Monkey completed the ...



ALBUQUERQUE, NM—OCTOBER 24, 2020—It was a Kiss My Hocks exacta in the $150,000 Adequan Derby Challenge Championship (G3) at Albuquerque on Saturday night. The sire was represented by winner Jess My Hocks and runner-up Dr Tool in the Championship event.

Post-time favorite Jess My Hocks ($3.20) ...



ALBUQUERQUE, NM—OCTOBER 24, 2020—With a beautiful ride under jockey Benito Baca, Madewell easily rolled to a new track record in the $93,605 Grade 1 Cox Ranch Distance Challenge Championship on Saturday at The Downs at Albuquerque. The 6-year-old son of multiple stakes sire Jess Jones settled on the rail early before making an impressive ...



SHELBYVILLE, IN—OCTOBER 24, 2020—WRs Moonin Thewagon and Sammy Mendez rallied late in the race to win the 24th running of the $132,560 Governor's Stakes today (Oct. 24) at Indiana Grand. The flashy grey gelding moved in late in the 350-yard dash to score the win in a time of :17.799 seconds. Starting from post nine in the 10-horse ...



SHELBYVILLE, IN—OCTOBER 24, 2020—It had already been a big day for trainer Randy Smith and Gwen and Randy Williams of Williams Racing Stable. They entered the final stakes of the day with two stakes wins already to their credit, and had one more shot to make it a three-peat. WRs Valentino and Juan Marquez gave them that honor by securing ...



SHELBYVILLE, IN—OCTOBER 24, 2020—The quickest qualifier in the trials made is a clean sweep in the 12th running of the $192,400 Miss Roxie Little Futurity during the final All-Quarter Horse racing day at Indiana Grand today (Oct. 24). Beach Blast with jockey Shanley Jackson aboard, pressed through to the wire for the win in :17.451 ...



SHELBYVILLE, IN—OCTOBER 24, 2020—He's been the talk of the track all year and WRs Apolliticalivory lived up to all the hype, winning the 24th running of the $121,880 QHRAI Derby during the final All-Quarter Horse racing program of 2020 at Indiana Grand. The race was one of four stakes on the card and is one of three inaugural pari-mutuel ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—OCTOBER 24, 2020—Five Bar Jewel has been on quite a roll so far in 2020. The gelding started off with a win in April at Remington Park and followed that up with another victory at Delta Downs in June. He picked up a third win of the year at Lone Star Park in September and on Saturday night at Evangeline Downs, Five Bar Jewel ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—OCTOBER 24, 2020—Cesar De Alba won 87 Quarter Horse stakes races during his riding career at Los Alamitos Race Course. He can now add one training stakes win to his Los Alamitos record after saddling Gabriel Carballo’s Staubauch to a surprising win at 20-1 odds in the $16,000 John Ward Handicap here on Saturday night. ...



CLAREMORE, OK—OCTOBER 24, 2020—With a late surge under jockey Cristian Esqueda, Chicks With Coronas stuck her neck in front of Cajun King to post the fastest qualifying time for the Speedhorse Derby Saturday afternoon at Will Rogers Downs. The 10 fastest qualifiers, from two trial races contested today, will return to Will Rogers Downs on ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—OCTOBER 22, 2020—At odds of 16-1, A Double Corona set a new track record while defeating 2-5 post time favorite Sheza Freighttrain T by 1-½ lengths in the $400,000 LQHBA Sale Futurity(RG1) Thursday night at Evangeline Downs. Under jockey Eddie Sanchez, the $50,000 LQHBA Yearling Sale repurchase completed the 350 yards in ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—OCTOBER 22, 2020—Jess Sweet Time, under jockey Juan Garcia, Jr., rolled to a one-length win over Shortstop Express in the $40,000 LQHBA Sale Juvenile Thursday night at Evangeline Downs. Trainer Trey Ellis saddled the $18,500 LQHBA Sale repurchase to his second win in seven starts this season. Jess Sweet Time completed the 350 ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—OCTOBER 22, 2020—Multiple graded stakes winner Mpshinning rolled to his fourth stakes victory of the year Thursday night when he defeated Tuckers Prize by 1-½ lengths in the $40,000 Mid City Stakes at Evangeline Downs. Ridden by jockey Everardo Rodriguez, Mpshinning completed the classic 440 yard distance in a quick :21.499 ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—OCTOBER 22, 2020—In the $35,000 French Quarter Stakes at Evangeline on Thursday evening, HH Gailforce and Luis Ruiz battled to defeat Speedy Piloto Gee and Escandalo. The 330-yard event was restricted to Louisiana-bred fillies and mares.

HH Gailforce ($9.60) posted a final time of 16.418 to earn a 104 speed index. Speedy ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—OCTOBER 22, 2020—Peytons Last Dash narrowly defeated The Cazador in a fast edition of the $30,000 Lakeview Dash at Evangeline on Thursday night.

Guided by David Alvarez, Peytons Last Dash ($20.80) pulled ahead to win by a neck in 12.985 in the 250-yard stake. He earned a 115 speed index in the victory; runner-up The Cazador ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—OCTOBER 22, 2020—In the first stakes race on Thursday night at Evangeline, Canselman defeated Jessi Jam and Louisiana Dressblues to win the $25,000 Faubourg St. Johns Stakes.

Canselman ($6.80) won the 870-yard event by two lengths in 46.166 and earned a 93 speed index. He made his first start off the claim for his ...



HOBBS, NM—OCTOBER 20, 2020—Horses bred by MJ Farms won three of four trials Tuesday for New Mexico-bred 3-year-olds, while garnering the top four qualifying spots, for the New Mexico Cup Derby(RG2) at Zia Park. Colby James, under jockey Mario Delgado, defeated Donelli by 1-¼ lengths in the second ...



AJAX, ONT—OCTOBER 19, 2020—Hanover Hill Theresa got up at the wire to defeat post-time favorite Bogie Wheels by a nose in the $49,055(US) Ontario Sired Stakes Futurity Monday afternoon at Ajax Downs. Ridden by jockey Cory Spataro, Hanover Hill Theresa completed the 330 yards in :17.585 seconds to pick up the winner's purse valued at ...



HOBBS, NM—OCTOBER 19, 2020—Zia Park opened its 2020 live race meet today with a card that included eight trials for the $145,000-added New Mexico Cup Futurity(RG2). The ten fastest qualifiers will return to the Hobbs, New Mexico racetrack on November 9th to vie for the winner's share of the purse going 350 yards. Making his first start ...