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Five points to ponder: Santa Anita Derby

June 5, 2020 0

Saturday’s $400,000 Santa Anita Derby (G1) is a pivotal race for two prominent Kentucky Derby (G1) hopefuls. If not completely determinative of their chances at Churchill Downs, the 1 1/8-mile test nonetheless promises to be […]

Azul Coast ships north for El Camino Real Derby

February 12, 2020 0

Eleven 3-year-olds were entered in Saturday’s $100,000 El Camino Real Derby at Golden Gate Fields, but only three were early nominees to the Triple Crown. Two figure among the top tier of candidates in the […]

Sham attracts Baffert duo of Authentic, Azul Coast

January 1, 2020 0

Five-time Kentucky Derby winner Bob Baffert has top contenders Authentic and Azul Coast in Saturday’s $100,000 Sham (G3). The first of four Kentucky Derby qualifiers at Santa Anita in 2020, the one-mile test will feature […]