Returning to the scene of his greatest triumph, Flat Out battled pacesetter Stay Thirsty through the final yards and got a head in front at the wire to score a repeat victory in the Grade 1, $1 million TVG Jockey Club Gold Cup, the centerpiece of “Super Saturday” at Belmont Park.
Second in last year’s Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf, Nahrain made her second trans-Atlantic crossing a winning one with a mild upset in Saturday’s Grade 1, $600,000 Flower Bowl Invitational at Belmont Park.
The Lumber Guy cut down a field of older sprinters in the stretch and held off a fast-closing Caixa Eletronica to win the Grade 1, $400,000 Vosburgh Invitational on Saturday afternoon at Belmont Park and earn a trip to the Breeders’ Cup.
Jersey Town picked the right time to snap a nearly two-year losing streak, earning a trip to the Breeders’ Cup with a come-from-behind, 3 ½-length upset of the Grade 2, $400,000 Kelso Handicap on Saturday afternoon at Belmont Park.
Taking command on the turn and opening up through the stretch under a hand ride, odds-on favorite Royal Delta cruised to a dominating 9 ½-length triumph over It’s Tricky in the Grade 1, $400,000 Beldame Invitational on Saturday afternoon at Belmont Park.
Maximum Sports Channels – PJL Monday night brought us everything this week from high hope to eight first half sacks, from comebacks to over one hundred total penalty yards, and Hail Marys to blown calls. As Green Bay faced off against Seattle in an NFC showdown we got it all and then some. This game […]
The following is a statement from NYRA President and Chief Operating Officer Ellen McClain regarding the final report by the New York Task Force on Racehorse Health and Safety issued on Friday, September 28
(Maximum Sports Channels – Carlos Ortega) This week we will talk about the UEFA Italian League and MLS action. Fiorentina-Juventus 0-0. In my opinion, this was Fiorentina’s game of their lives. I would not be surprise if they get beat in their next game. They are not built to play this way, along with Giaccherini […]
(Maximum Sports Channels – Linda Morgan) The undisputed former two-time Heavyweight Champion Hasim “The Rock” Rahman (50-7-2, 41 KOs) is working on an intense training camp that has him in the best shape he has been in, in the last ten years. Rahman will challenge WBA World Heavyweight Champion Alexander Povetkin (24-0, 16 KOs) on […]
The road to determining the Team USA’s 2014 World Championship squad continues next month at the Capital Lacrosse Classic in Maryland.
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