Current Tag: Grade 1

Latest Horse Racing News

Belmont Stakes Day generates more than $98 million in all-sources handle

POSTED: June 12, 2022

ELMONT, N.Y. – Saturday's blockbuster Belmont Stakes Day card, highlighted by Mo Donegal’s thrilling victory in the 154th running of the Grade 1, $1.5 million...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Undefeated Jack Christopher continues ascent in G1 Woody Stephens presented by Mohegan Sun

POSTED: June 8, 2022

ELMONT, N.Y. - Saturday’s Grade 1, $400,000 Woody Stephens presented by Mohegan Sun drew a field of six swift sophomores to sprint seven furlongs over...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Flightline, Speaker’s Corner face off in G1 Hill ‘n’ Dale Metropolitan Handicap

POSTED: June 7, 2022

ELMONT, N.Y. – The long anticipated showdown between two of the nation’s fastest racehorses, Flightline and Speaker’s Corner, will take place in Saturday’s Grade 1,...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Rougir ready to rock G1 New York

POSTED: June 6, 2022

ELMONT, N.Y. - After making the competition blush in her stateside debut, Rougir returns in Friday’s featured Grade 1, $750,000 New York, a 10-furlong inner...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

8-year-old Drafted looking to add to 2022 revival in Saturday's Mr. Prospector Stakes at Monmouth Park

POSTED: June 3, 2022

OCEANPORT, N.J. – With a pair of Grade 3 victories among his first three starts this year – and a fifth-place finish in the Grade...

View
Podcasts & Videos

Santa Anita Memorial Day, Three Grade 1's

POSTED: May 28, 2022

On this episode of Past the Wire's podcast, Gate to Wire our hosts Michael Vale and Jonathan Stettin take a look at the three Grade 1 stakes...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Irish-Bred Going Global Heads Monday’s Grade I, $400,000 Gamely Stakes

POSTED: May 28, 2022

ARCADIA, Calif. —Unbeaten on the Santa Anita turf, Phil D’Amato’s Irish-bred Going Global heads a field of eight fillies and mares three and up going...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Smooth Like Strait Out To Defend Title In Monday’s Grade I, $500,000 Shoemaker Mile

POSTED: May 28, 2022

SHOE MILE IS A BREEDERS’ CUP ‘WIN & YOU’RE IN’ CHALLENGE RACE QUALIFIER ARCADIA, Calif. —With superstar jockey Flavien Prat returning from New York to...

View
Kentucky Derby

Is the Kentucky Derby a Grade 1 race this year or next?

POSTED: February 24, 2022

Should the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks lose graded stakes status by rule? Did Churchill Downs think through the "Bob Baffert" Kentucky Derby and Kentucky...

View

Categories

@PastTheWire wow. I am thankful you took the time to provide such detail about an all time great horse and the tragedy of that final race.

Mark ALL 1’s (@TriCrownCapper) View testimonials

Facebook