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Art Collector Scores Repeat Victory in $135K Alydar

POSTED: August 4, 2022

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Bruce Lunsford’s Kentucky homebred Art Collector proved to be too much for his four rivals as he successfully defended his title...


Is Spectacular Bid One of the Greatest Ever?

POSTED: December 13, 2021

Next up on Past The Wire’s “Author’s Corner” is Peter Lee’s fabulous book about Hall of Famer Spectacular Bid. The Bid won two-thirds of the...

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Saratoga Today 2021 day 26 on the meet

POSTED: August 19, 2021

Thank you for checking out another episode of Saratoga Today here on Past the Wire TV! Do you know a true track bias from a...

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Jesus’ Team looks to be more than just alright in Alydar

POSTED: August 1, 2021

Group 7C Racing Stable’s Jesus’ Team, who has earned three placings in prestigious Grade 1 races, will return to stakes company on Friday as part...

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Bond's Rinaldi targets G1 Fourstardave

POSTED: July 29, 2021

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Following a decisive triumph in the Grade 3 Forbidden Apple at one-mile on the Saratoga turf on July 16, trainer H....


Calumet Farm: A One Time Dynasty Trying To Return

POSTED: December 21, 2020

By Peter Lee Perhaps no other farm in the United States has a history as rich and dramatic as Calumet Farm. From its list of...

Past The Wire

A Few of The Greatest Losses in Horse Racing

POSTED: September 17, 2020

If you read Past the Wire regularly you'll know there are two things I like to do in my column. I love using great quotes....


Davona Dale: The Double Triple Crown Winner

POSTED: April 14, 2020

Horse racing fans were spoiled in the 1970’s, basking in three Triple Crown winners (Secretariat, Seattle Slew, Affirmed), shooting stars like Ruffian and Spectacular Bid...


Easy Goer Was Easy in the Gotham

POSTED: March 4, 2020

The Gotham Stakes had long been a stepping stone for good horses moving on to do great things. Recently the race has fallen from grace...



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