December 1, 2022

Damon’s Mound rolls in Saratoga Special

August 13, 2022 0

Advertised as a showdown between odds-on favorite Gulfport and Damon’s Mound, Saturday’s $186,000 Saratoga Special (G2) was captured in convincing fashion by Damon’s Mound, who rolled to a 3 1/4-length win under Gabe Saez. Damon’s […]

High Oak rumbles in Saratoga Special

August 14, 2021 0

High Oak enjoyed a perfect, stalk-and-pounce trip on his way to the winner’s circle in Saturday’s $200,000 Saratoga Special (G2) for two-year-olds. Rating less than a couple of lengths behind Gunite and Doctor Jeff, who […]

Green Light Go exceptional in Saratoga Special

August 10, 2019 0

Green Light Go looks poised to be a major player in the two-year-old division following a superb win in Saturday’s $200,000 Saratoga Special (G2) at Saratoga, drawing off powerfully to a 3 3/4-length decision. The […]

Call Paul heads short but salty Saratoga Special

August 10, 2018 0

Todd Pletcher and Steve Asmussen are each well-represented by a pair of 2-year-olds but Call Paul deserves top billing in Sunday’s $200,000 Saratoga Special (G2). Based at Monmouth Park with Jason Servis, the bay colt […]

Copper Bullet fires in Saratoga Special

August 13, 2017 0

by Teresa Genaro Steve Asmussen may be having a hard time finding the winner’s circle at Saratoga, but he’s making it count when his horses hit the wire first. Coming into last week’s Whitney (G1), […]