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Native Dancer, Close to Perfection

POSTED: August 31, 2019

Native Dancer - Close to Perfection By Peter Lee A head. About 20 inches. That's all that prevented Native Dancer from becoming an undefeated, immortal...

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Code of Honor a Fitting Travers, and so much more!

POSTED: August 25, 2019

Code of Honor proved best in the mid-summer Derby thanks to a flawless ride by John Velazquez and a typically masterful training job by Shug...

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Another Week of Summer Racing

POSTED: August 16, 2019

The Travers stakes is almost here. Despite two defections we'll still see Code of Honor, Tax, Tacitus and some others battle it out in the...

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Handicapping 108

POSTED: August 7, 2019

Alex Cintron and Handicapping 108 By Michael Valiante When Alex Cintron won the Grade 2 Honorable Miss Handicap on July 24 at Saratoga producing a...

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Who's Going Where

POSTED: May 20, 2019

  Past the Wire takes a look ahead at who might be going where in the future months leading up to the Breeders' Cup. Of...

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More Kentucky Derby Aftermath

POSTED: May 6, 2019

    The aftermath of the 145th Kentucky Derby mirrors the quote "and the hits just keep on coming." The discussions on social media, radio...

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David Cohen and His Comeback

POSTED: February 8, 2019

Jockey David Cohen has always showed talent in the saddle. His comeback won him the Comeback of the Year and from how things are going...

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Saratoga Stakes Recap

POSTED: August 26, 2018

        Kaitlin Free recaps the action on the Saturday Travers Stakes card at Saratoga.   Allen Jerkens Stakes Promises Fulfilled captured the...

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The 2018 Travers Stakes Preview

POSTED: August 24, 2018

  For this year's edition of The Travers Stakes expert handicapper and student of the Sport of Kings George Sette, a contributor and analyst for...

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