STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN – SATURDAY, OCT. 19, 2017

 SATURDAY’S STAKES RACE IS NAMED FOR CALIFORNIA FLAG CHILD ACTOR ETHAN JONES TO APPEAR IN ‘LET THERE BE LIGHT’ ‘DIAMONDS’ WORKS FOR BREEDERS’ CUP FILLY & MARE SPRINT FANS WILL BE ‘IN THE PINK’ THIS SATURDAY AT SANTA ANITA   CALIFORNIA FLAG SET BREEDERS’ CUP RECORD California Flag, for whom Saturday’s $100,000 stakes race is […]

continue reading >

RICHARD’S BOY, GOLD RUSH DANCER & TRIBALIST ALL RATE BIG CHANCES AS THEY HEAD FIELD IN SATURDAY’S $100,000 CALIFORNIA FLAG HANDICAP AT 6 ½ FURLONGS DOWN HILLSIDE TURF COURSE

  RACE IS PART OF LUCRATIVE GOLDEN STATE SERIES FOR CALIFORNIA-BRED OR SIRED HORSES   ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 18, 2017)–Trainer Peter Miller’s hard-knocking Richard’s Boy, Vann Belvoir’s recent graded stakes-winning Gold Rush Dancer and Blake Heap’s hard-luck Tribalist head a field of seven 3-year-olds and up in Saturday’s $100,000 California Flag Handicap at 6 ½ […]

continue reading >

SANTA ANITA SINGLE TICKET PICK SIX JACKPOT HIT ON $80 TICKET THAT PAYS WHOPPING $549,864; TOTAL PICK SIX POOL TODAY REACHED $648,196

  SINGLE WINNING TICKET PURCHASED AT NORTHVILLE DOWNS IN MICHIGAN   ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 15, 2017)–Purchased for just $80.00 at Northville Downs in Northville, Michigan, there was one winning ticket in today’s Single Ticket Pick Six Jackpot, and it resulted in a potentially life-changing payout of $549,864 today at Santa Anita. With a Single Ticket […]

continue reading >

BEAUTIFUL SHOT RUNS DOWN FAVORED MOURINHO TO TAKE SUNDAY’S $70,000 SPEAKEASY STAKES BY 1 ¼ LENGTHS; RIDDEN & TRAINED BY THE DESORMEAUXS, BEAUTIFUL SHOT GETS SIX FURLONGS IN 1:10.82

  ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 15, 2017)–Trained by Keith Desormeaux and ridden by his Hall of Fame brother Kent, Beautiful Shot took aim from off the pace and ran heavily favored Mourinho down in the final sixteenth of a mile to win Sunday’s $70,000 Speakeasy Stakes by 1 ¼ lengths while covering six furlongs over Santa […]

continue reading >

STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN – SUNDAY, OCT. 15, 2017

BOLT’ IN EASY BREEZE FOR BREEDERS’ CUP JUVENILE ‘OCTOPLUS’ SEPTET IS GOING STRONG AT SANTA ANITA B SQUARED ‘SPRINTS’ HOME FOR THE CALIFORNIA FLAG SANTA ANITA FANS SHOULD BE ‘IN THE PINK’ SATURDAY BARRETTS FALL YEARLING SALE AT FAIRPLEX TUESDAY   BOLT D’ORO WORKS HALF MILE FOR BC JUVENILE Undefeated Breeders’ Cup Juvenile favorite Bolt […]

continue reading >

BARBARA BEATRICE RALLIES TO TAKE $100,000 CALIFORNIA DISTAFF HANDICAP BY THREE QUARTERS OF A LENGTH UNDER PEREIRA; TRAINED BY D’AMATO, 5-YEAR-OLD GRAZEN MARE GETS 6 ½ FURLONGS DOWN HILLSIDE TURF IN 1:12.56

  TOP TRAINER D’AMATO ALSO REGISTERS HIS FIRST STAKES WIN AS A BREEDER   ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 14, 2017)–In a race reduced to six runners with three program scratches, late running Barbara Beatrice uncorked a big turn of foot to register her first-ever stakes win in taking Saturday’s $100,000 California Distaff Handicap by three quarters […]

continue reading >