Entries by inbounddesign

Clay is the Rancho San Miguel Potter

BY EMILY SHIELDS California Thoroughbred Breeders Association member Clay Murdock has come a long way since his days as a jockey in the bush-league racetracks of Idaho. He recently celebrated 30 years at Rancho San Miguel, where he is the general manager. A knowledgeable and dedicated horseman, Murdock is in charge of more than 400 […]

Velazquez’s Timing Gives Hay Dakota Mystic Lake Win

By Marcus Hersh Haynesfield son Hay Dakota dropped too far behind a slow pace last summer at Canterbury Park in the $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby, his strong rally falling a neck short of victory. But his rider Sunday in the $100,000 Mystic Lake Mile, Denny Velazquez, timed things better and Hay Dakota won an exciting […]

U S Officer is Saluted as Winner of the $50,000 Ragin Cajun S

by EvangelineDowns.com OPELOUSAS, LA (April 15, 2017) U S Officer has faced some tough competition in his past, with two of his losses coming to 2017 Louisiana Derby winner, Girvin, and 2017 Arkansas Derby winner, Classic Empire, and in the $50,000 Ragin Cajun at Evangeline Downs on Saturday, the colt wasn’t even the betting favorite. […]

Southern Image Colt Takes Santa Anita Allowance Event

Arcadia, CA (April 14, 2017) Boy Howdy a four-year-old son of Southern Image took a Santa Anita five and a half furlong $56,000 allowance race by a handy half length. Out of the stakes placed broodmare Sophisticated Sis (by Millennium Allstar) Boy Howdy was a $45,000 Barretts yearling purchase by Jon Lindo and is currently […]

Haynesfield Filly She’s So Fine Wins Another

OZONE PARK, N.Y. (Apr. 1, 2017) She’s So Fine, a Kentucky-bred daughter of Haynesfield, ran her win streak to four in Saturday’s $80,000 Karakorum Elektra Stakes for fillies and mares at Aqueduct. She’s So Fine has five wins in 16 starts, earnings of $201,737 and has won all four of her starts this year, including […]

Haynesfield Colts Bring $130,000 and $42,000 at Barretts

Del Mar, CA (March 30, 2017) Haynesfield had two juvenile colts cataloged for the March Select Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale and hip 132 was knocked down at $130,000 to William R. Peeples Also selling was Haynesfield’s hip 22 fetching $42,000 from Red Baron’s Barn & Rancho Temescal. Hip 132, named Hayne’s Pal, was consigned by […]

Jeff and J’s Dream Rallies Late for Big Win

by DeltaDownsRacing.com VINTON, LA. (March 11, 2017) Delta Downs closed out its 2016-17 Thoroughbred season on Saturday night with a 10-race program that included the final pair stakes races for the meet. The $50,000 Owners’ Appreciation Day Stakes featured an upset as Jeff and J’s Dream rallied late to win under jockey Juan Larrosa while […]

Slew’s Tiznow Sons Run One Two in Grade 3 El Camino Derby

ALBANY, Calif. (February 18, 2017) Zakaroff scored a huge upset in Grade 3, $200,450 El Camino Real Derby, getting a half length victory at nearly 49-1. Zakaroff took the the 1 1/8-mile race in 1:51.34. More Power to Him was moved up to second from third after the disqualification of Ann Arbor Eddie who finished […]