Stable Notes By Ed Golden – Sunday, June 21, 2020

TEAM PRAT SUCCEEDS WITH A TEAM EFFORT TWO WINS GIVE MILLER THE TRAINING CROWN BALTAS EYES THE FUTURE AFTER ‘GOOD MEET’ $5 MILLION RAINBOW JACKPOT COULD BE UP FOR GRABS RIDING KING PRAT, AGENT FOCUSED ON WINNING Congratulations to Flavien Prat on winning Santa Anita’s riding title in a landslide. With only today’s 12 races remaining, […]

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Homebred Indian Peak Takes $150,000 Snow Chief Stakes

HOMEBRED INDIAN PEAK TAKES $150,000 SNOW CHIEF STAKES BY A HALF LENGTH AS SMITH TAKES CHARGE EARLY; TRAINED BY HOWEY, COLT BY COMIC STRIP GETS 1 1/8 MILES ON TURF IN 1:48.11 SPONSORED BY THE CTBA, RACE IS PART OF LUCRATIVE GOLDEN STATE SERIES ARCADIA, Calif. (June 20, 2020)–Not satisfied with the early pace scenario, […]

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SNOW CHIEF STAKES QUOTES-SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2020

JOCKEY QUOTES             MIKE SMITH, INDIAN PEAK, WINNER: “He was being a bit strong (in the Paddock), but if you looked at his face he wasn’t in distress or unruly. He was happy, he wanted to get out there. He just wanted to give it to ’em which is a good thing, which I let him […]

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LAZARO BARRERA STAKES QUOTES-SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2020

JOCKEY QUOTES           FLAVIEN PRAT, COLLUSION ILLUSION, WINNER: “Around the (far) turn I was inside and he was taking the dirt not quite well.  Mike Smith (Ragtime Blues) opened up a little at the turn, so I wasn’t super confident, but I knew as soon as we turned for home, if […]

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WILSHIRE STAKES QUOTES-SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2020

JOCKEY QUOTES             FLAVIEN PRAT, TOINETTE,  WINNER: “There was no pace. She was a little fresh, she took me into the race. The three-horse (Gypsy Spirit) made the move to the outside, she got the race to go. (Toinette) took a nice breather and she was in the race from there.  I didn’t want to […]

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Stable Notes By Ed Golden – Saturday, June 20, 2020

BECERRA’S TOUCHDOWN BROWN SCORES EARLY MANDELLA SENDS OUT MARE IN ‘FAVORITE RACE’ BELL HOPES FILLY IS UP TO MELAIR CHALLENGE BATTLE FOR TOP TRAINER IS DOWN TO THE WIRE BECERRA’S TOUCHDOWN BROWN GOES DEEP IN FRIDAY DEBUT Veteran trainer Rafael Becerra was all smiles Saturday morning, as his talented California-bred juvenile Touchdown Brown ran lights-out […]

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