There’s nothing better than starting your week with a national holiday; two awesome music festivals bookend this week giving you plenty of motivation to make it through another workday.
Miss Serendipity rallied to win the $200,000 Yellow Ribbon Handicap for older fillies and mares by 1 1/4 lengths at Del Mar on Monday, with jockey Brice Blanc aboard his first mount in five weeks.
Merit Man won the $94,540 Green Flash Handicap by a half-length at Del Mar on Wednesday.
Moulin de Mougin rallied to win the $250,000 John C. Mabee Stakes for older fillies and mares by a half-length at Del Mar on Sunday.
Skyway held off fast-closing Henry’s Holiday by a length Sunday in the $300,000 Best Pal Stakes for 2-year-olds at Del Mar.
Big Macher won the $300,000 Bing Crosby Stakes by a half-length Sunday at Del Mar.
La Grange won the $100,000 Cinderella Stakes for 2-year-olds by 2 3/4 lengths on closing day of Los Alamitos’ brief summer meet on Sunday.
Legacy beat favorite Onna Bugeisha by a nose Sunday in the $78,300 Cypress Stakes for fillies and mares at Los Alamitos.
Shared Belief beat Candy Boy by 4 1/4 lengths to win the $500,000 Los Alamitos Derby for 3-year-olds on Saturday and improve to 5-0 in his career.
Wake Up Nick won the $125,000 Santa Anita Juvenile by three-quarters of a length Sunday.
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Long-shot Sagebrush Queen shot through a large opening along the rail with a quarter-mile to go and went on to win the $75,000 Desert Stormer Stakes by a length at Santa Anita […]
Unusual Heatwave overhauled 8-5 favorite Mega Heat late in the race to win the $100,000 Crystal Water Stakes by three- quarters of a length at Santa Anita on Sunday.
California Chrome is 1 1/2 miles away from ending the longest drought in racing history — 36 years without a Triple Crown winner.
The bet I will most happily cash will be an exacta with California Chrome finishing first and Samraat in second. I will also hedge a bit with a five horse exacta box that excludes California Chrome — just in case.
Find out who our experts believe will win, place and show in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.