Moonless Sky wc1 200

LONGSHOT MOONLESS SKY IS MOVED UP VIA DQ TO WIN $125,000 FRAN’S VALENTINE STAKES UNDER DESORMEAUX; TRAINED BY TRUMAN, SHE GETS MILE ON TURF IN 1:33.57

  CALIFORNIA-BASED BOLD CHIEFTAIN SIRES HIS FIRST STAKES WINNER RACE IS PART OF LUCRATIVE GOLDEN STATE SERIES FOR CALIFORNIA-BRED OR SIRED HORSES   ARCADIA, Calif. (May 21, 2017)–Although beaten 2 ¼ lengths, fast improving Moonless Sky was awarded the win via a stewards’ disqualification in Sunday’s $125,000 Fran’s Valentine Stakes at Santa Anita.   Trained by […]

continue reading >
Moonless Sky cb1 200

FRAN’S VALENTINE STAKES QUOTES – SUNDAY MAY 21, 2017

  JOCKEY QUOTES               KENT DESORMEAUX, MOONLESS SKY, WINNER: “Flavien’s mount ended up shoving me behind the horses that were in front of me. I don’t think anyone can pass judgement on whether I was going to beat Pacific Heat or not, but I was deprived of that chance. “Besides the incident in the […]

continue reading >
hard aces tokyo

STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN – SUNDAY MAY 21, 2017

  MEMORIAL DAY FESTIVITIES START SATURDAY SADLER HOPES HARD ACES HAS WINNING HAND BALTAS DUO SET FOR GRADE I GAMELY STAKES SANTA ANITA’S JACOBELLIS HONORED AT HONDA CENTER   SANTA ANITA OFFERS SEVEN STAKES MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND As America honors its patriotic men and women of the military this Memorial Day weekend, Santa Anita proudly […]

continue reading >
Ransom The Moon a3 200

FAST IMPROVING RANSOM THE MOON RALLIES TO WIN GRADE II, $200,000 KONA GOLD STAKES BY 2 ¼ LENTHS UNDER PRAT; TRAINED BY D’AMATO, HE GETS 6 ½ FURLONGS IN 1:15.12

  ARCADIA, Calif. (May 20, 2017)–In his initial voyage into graded stakes waters, trainer Phil D’Amato’s rapidly improving Ransom the Moon rallied from off the pace to take Saturday’s Grade II, $200,000 Kona Gold Stakes by 2 ¼ lengths.  Ridden by Flavien Prat, Ontario, Canadian-bred Ransom the Moon got 6 ½ furlongs in 1:15.12. Fifth […]

continue reading >
Ransom The Moon uts 200

KONA GOLD STAKES QUOTES – SATURDAY MAY 20, 2017

  JOCKEY QUOTES   FLAVIEN PRAT, RANSOM THE MOON, WINNER: “Last time he was really high before the race; with the pony, going to the gate and he didn’t stand well in the gate either. He ran well that day, he won, but he’s definitely improved a lot from that last race. “He was much […]

continue reading >
WHAT A VIEW ACT NT DEB

CLASSY WHAT A VIEW TAKES $100,000 CRYSTAL WATER STAKES BY ONE LENGTH UNDER BAZE; TRAINED BY BLACK, HE GOES GATE TO WIRE AND GETS MILE ON TURF IN 1:33.24

  RACE FOR CALIFORNIA-BRED OR SIRED HORSES PART OF LUCRATIVE GOLDEN STATE SERIES   ARCADIA, Calif. (May 20, 2017)–After three solid performances in graded stakes competition, classy What a View returned home to Santa Anita and relished his role as favorite among California-bred or sired horses in Saturday’s $100,000 Crystal Water Stakes, winning in gate […]

continue reading >
What a View ho1 DEB

CRYSTAL WATER STAKES QUOTES – SATURDAY MAY 20, 2017

  JOCKEY QUOTES               TYLER BAZE, WHAT A VIEW, WINNER: “I know my horse can go fast, and each time I’ve ridden him I’ve learned a little more about him. I’ve really gotten to know him. He worked dynamite last week and he was ready for today, that’s for sure. “They were coming at […]

continue reading >
midnight storm from May 9 - ZM

STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN – SATURDAY MAY 20, 2017

  MIDNIGHT STORM CAN WEATHER PACE BATTLE TRUMAN HOPES ‘SKY’S’ NOT THE LIMIT ON SUNDAY ROMAN, BELVOIR ARE A PERFECT WINNING TEAM   MIDNIGHT STORM ‘CAN RATE’ FOR RICH GOLD CUP             Midnight Storm’s forte is speed, and on paper, it appears there will be plenty in the Grade I, $500,000 Gold Cup at Santa […]

continue reading >
sheeza milky way nite

FAVORED SHEEZA MILKY WAY SURVIVES STEWARDS INQUIRY TO WIN $63,000 SANTA ANITA ALLOWANCE FEATURE BY ONE LENGTH UNDER BEJARANO; TRAINED BY EURTON, SHE GETS ONE MILE ON TURF IN 1:34.29

  ARCADIA, Calif. (May 19, 2017)–With a stretch run that resembled a ping pong match, favored Sheeza Milky Way prevailed by one length and survived a stewards inquiry to take Friday’s $63,000 Santa Anita allowance feature under Rafael Bejarano.  Trained by Peter Eurton, the 4-year-old filly by Sidney’s Candy covered a flat mile on turf […]

continue reading >