Saratoga Closes with $815 Million in Handle, 15.6% Higher Than Previous Record

By David Grening Courtesy Daily Racing Form Barbara D. Livingston Though 174 races were run on the turf during the Saratoga meet, 45 were taken off during an unusually wet summer. SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The unexpected shower that fell here shortly before 1 p.m. Monday afternoon was emblematic of the summer it’s been in…
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New York-Breds at the Races

Belmont Park – Saturday, October 16, 2021 Race 2 She’s a Mia (Astern (AUS) – Dear Willa, by Here Comes Ben) Jockey: Jalon Samuel Trainer: Cleveland Johnson Owner: Bella Mia Stables Breeder: McMahon of Saratoga Thoroughbreds Purse: $41,250   Race 5 Show Me the Honey (War Dancer – Honeychild, by Jump Start) Jockey: Kendrick Carmouche…
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New York Thoroughbred Breeding and Development Fund Bolsters Lucrative Stallion Stakes Series Finale

by Joe Nevills Courtesy PaulickReport.com Dream Bigger wins the Notebook Stakes under Jose Ortiz The two divisions of the New York Stallion Stakes Series set for Dec. 14 and 15 at Aqueduct are the richest sire stakes races in the country, each featuring $500,000 purses. However, that’s just the start of the money set to be…
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NY-Breds Effinex, Haveyougoneaway, Wonder Gal, Syndergaard and Mind Your Biscuits in Breeders’ Cup

By Bill Heller Five accomplished New York-breds are primed to make an impact in Saturday’s Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Santa Anita: Dr. Russell Cohen’s Tri-Bone Stables’ homebred five-year-old horse Effinex; Gary Barber and Sequel Racing’s five-year-old mare Haveyougoneaway; Treadway Racing Stable’s four-year-old filly Wonder Gal; J Stables, Head of Plains Partners, Summers, Summers, Kisber…
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