Stable Notes by Ed Golden – Sunday, February 21, 2021

LIFE IS GOOD FIRES BULLET FOR SAN FELIPE BAFFERT PROUD OF CHARLATAN IN DEFEAT D’AMATO ON A ROLL WITH CHARMAINE’S MIA HARVEST MOON SET FOR GRADE I BEHOLDER   LIFE IS GOOD BREEZES IN BULLET 59.60 Undefeated Life Is Good worked five furlongs this morning for Bob Baffert in a bullet 59.60, breezing, for the […]

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BUENA VISTA STAKES QUOTES-SATURDAY, FEB. 20, 2021

JOCKEY QUOTES             FLAVIEN PRAT, CHARMAINE’S MIA, WINNER: “She broke sharp.  She’s really fast out of the gate and I wanted to be on the lead, but the inside horse (Bohemian Bourbon) was pulling very hard, so we were second, which was a good place to be.  When we made the lead at the quarter pole, she […]

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Stable Notes by Ed Golden – Saturday, February 20, 2021

ROMAN CENTURIAN SET TO TACKLE LIFE IS GOOD PRAT HAS 1,000 CAREER WINS, EN ROUTE TO 2,000 FASHIONABLY FAST TO DEFEND HIS TIZNOW TITLE UNITED BREEZES FOR LIKELY RUN IN KILROE MILE   ROMAN CENTURIAN WORKS WELL FOR SAN FELIPE Roman Centurian was beaten 12 ¼ lengths by Life Is Good in his debut race […]

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Budding Superstar Prat Registers 1,000th North American Win Aboard Clockstrikestwelve

BUDDING SUPERSTAR PRAT REGISTERS 1,000TH NORTH AMERICAN WIN ABOARD CLOCKSTRIKESTWELVE IN FRIDAY’S SECOND RACE AT SANTA ANITA                 ARCADIA, Calif. (Feb. 19, 2021)–A budding superstar, French-born Flavien Prat, Santa Anita’s reigning Winter/Spring Champion Jockey and current meet leader, registered his 1,000th North American victory in Friday’s second race, a 6 ½ furlong starter allowance for […]

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Stable Notes by Ed Golden – Friday, February 19, 2021

STEADY MUCHO UNUSUAL BACK IN BUENA VISTA PRAT COULD HIT 1,000 CAREER VICTORIES TODAY FAST PACE WOULD AID SHERMAN MARE SUNDAY ALL RACE OPTIONS ARE IN PLAY FOR ROMBAUER CLOCKER FANCIES KNICKS GO IN RICH SAUDI CUP   MUCHO UNUSUAL DOES IT ALL FOR TEAM YAKTEEN If Mucho Unusual were human, she’d be considered an […]

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SUPERSTITION PROVES BEST AS SHE TAKES $75,000 WISHING WELL STAKES BY 1 ½ LENGTHS UNDER PRAT; TRAINED BY MANDELLA, SHE GETS 6 ½ FURLONGS ON TURF IN 1:14.22

ARCADIA, Calif. (Feb. 15, 2021)–Richard Mandella’s Superstition brushed off a subpar performance in her most recent start with a solid effort in Monday’s $75,000 Wishing Well Stakes at Santa Anita, as she spurted clear a furlong from home and registered an impressive 1 ½ length victory over morning line favorite Oleksandra.  Ridden by Flavien Prat, […]

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