SANTA ANITA STABLE NOTES – (FRIDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2014)

    ANKENY HILL STEPS UP IN SA SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIP ‘HOPE’ SPRINGS ETERNAL FOR SCHOOLOFHARDROCKS UNBEATEN ‘DEBBIE’ SHOPS FOR BIG-TIME VICTORY SHARED BELIEF TO WORK NEXT AT GOLDEN GATE FIELDS   POST AIDS ANKENY HILL AGAINST THE BIG BOYS Ankeny Hill takes a major step up in company from his win in the restricted Pirate’s […]

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PATRIOTS RULE FLIES LATE TO TAKE $58,000 ALLOWANCE AT SANTA ANITA; CALIFORNIA-BRED GELDING BY TRIBAL RULE OVERHAULS NINE RIVALS AT MILE ON TURF

  TWO WINNING TICKETS IN PICK SIX EACH PAY $17,560   ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 2, 2014)–California-bred Patriots Rule flew late under Fernando Perez to win Thursday’s $58,000 allowance feature at Santa Anita by a head, negotiating one mile on turf in 1:34.44. Trained by Robertino Diodoro, the 3-year-old gelding by Tribal Rule was far back […]

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SANTA ANITA STABLE NOTES – (THURSDAY OCTOBER 2, 2014)

                                                                                                                                                                                       SECRET CIRCLE RETURNS IN SA SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIP TRAINER HOPES IT’S MILLER TIME IN CITY OF HOPE ESPINOZA TO MAKE MOST OF SEVEN-DAY SUSPENSION HALL OF FAMER MATTHEWS HEADS GROUP HONORING LATE COACH   SECRET CIRCLE PREPARES FOR BREEDERS’ CUP ON SATURDAY Secret Circle returns after an eight-month absence Saturday as he prepares […]

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XPRESSBET LAUNCHES 2014 BREEDERS’ CUP PROMOTIONS

  New Customers Receive $150 Welcome Bonus; Wagering Guide, XB Rewards Promotion Also Scheduled   October 2, 2014 (Washington, PA) – Xpressbet, the Official Wagering Partner of the Breeders’ Cup, has announced its plans in anticipation of this year’s World Championships at Santa Anita Park.  In addition to offering customers reliable and streamlined online wagering […]

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STAKES WINNING UZZIEL BACK AT HER BEST DISTANCE IN SATURDAY’S GRADE III, $100,000 L.A. WOMAN STAKES; NORTHERN INVADER STOPSHOPPINGDEBBIE HEADS SOUTH LOOKING FOR 10th CONSECUTIVE WIN; FILLIES AND MARES SET TO GO 6 1/2 FURLONGS IN GRADE III AT GREAT RACE PLACE

        ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 1, 2014) – Owners Tammy and James McKenney’s homebred Uzziel comes back at arguably her best distance and surface and looks the one to beat Saturday in Santa Anita’s 6 ½ furlong, Grade III, $100,000 L.A. Woman Stakes. The 3-year-old filly by Harlington won the Santa Paula Stakes […]

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PROCTOR’S ULTRA CONSISTENT AVANZARE PROMINENT IN SATURDAY’S GRADE II CITY OF HOPE MILE (TURF) AT SANTA ANITA; WIDE OPEN FIELD OF 12, INCLUDING FLORIDA INVADOR GRAND TITO, ROCK ME BABY, SOI PHET & SCHOOLOFHARDROCKS SET TO GO

        ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 1, 2014)–Saturday’s Grade II, $200,000 City of Hope Mile (turf) at Santa Anita has attracted a wide open field of 12, and trainer Tom Proctor’s ultra consistent Avanzare would appear to head a crowded field of 3-year-olds and up. Avanzare will shorten up off a front running win […]

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COMEBACKING SECRET CIRCLE TAKES ON GOLDENCENTS IN SATURDAY’S GRADE I, $300,000 SANTA ANITA SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIP; LAST YEAR’S BREEDERS’ CUP SPRINT CHAMP AND BC MILE WINNER AIM FOR 2014 BREEDERS’ CUP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS ON OCT. 31 & NOV. 1

        BREEDERS’ CUP ‘WIN & YOU’RE IN’ QUALIFIER ASSURES WINNER A BERTH IN $1.5 MILLION SPRINT   ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 1, 2014)–Last year’s Breeders’ Cup Sprint winner Secret Circle and last year’s BC Mile champ Goldencents head a field of six going six furlongs in Saturday’s Grade I, $300,000 Santa Anita Sprint […]

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Xpressbet Proudly Supports the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund

  $25,000 Donation and Fundraising Campaign kicks off Breeders’ Cup Season   September 30, 2014 (Washington, PA) – Leading online wagering provider, Xpressbet, continues to support and bring awareness to the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF).  Xpressbet has pledged a $25,000 donation to the PDJF and encourages its customers and the entire racing community to […]

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