KATHLEEN ROSE LEADS THROUGHOUT IN SANTA ANITA FEATURE

ARCADIA, CA., May 1, 2014—Kathleen Rose led from start to finish under jockey Edwin Maldonado to post a 7-1 upset in Thursday’s $71,550 feature race at Santa Anita, a one-mile turf event for fillies and mares, three years old and up. Trained by Mike Machowsky for owner Bruce Zietz of West Hills, CA, who races […]

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STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN

• SANTA ANITA HORSEMEN RALLY AROUND ‘CHROME’ • EVERYONE IS NOT IN THE ‘VANNGUARD’ FOR DERBY • SANTA ANITA IN DERBY SPIRIT FRIDAY & SATURDAY DERBY BREAK CRUCIAL FOR CHROME, BAILEY SAYS Victory in the Kentucky Derby could well depend on the breaks, or, more specifically, the break, when it comes to California’s pride and […]

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STABLE NOTES BY ED GOLDEN

• STEVENS SWEET ON ‘CANDY’ AFTER LATEST WORKOUT • SANTA ANITA HOSTS FESTIVE KENTUCKY DERBY CARD CANDY BOY NOT UNDER THE RADAR FOLLOWING SATURDAY DRILL While California Chrome has justifiably captured the hearts and minds of the racing world, once the gates open for the 140th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs next Saturday, all the […]

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SANTA ANITA DERBY WINNER CALIFORNIA CHROME WORKS HALF MILE AT LOS ALAMITOS IN 48.20; CAL-BRED SENSATION TO SHIP TO KENTUCKY MONDAY AND LOOMS EARLY FAVORITE IN A FIELD OF 20

ARCADIA, Calif. (April 26, 2014)–With Victor Espinoza aboard, California Chrome, winner of the Grade I, $1 million Santa Anita Derby April 5, worked a half mile Saturday morning at Los Alamitos Racecourse in 48.20, his final work in preparation for next Saturday’s Kentucky Derby. The consensus early favorite for next Saturday’s Derby, California Chrome worked […]

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HRTV FILM FESTIVAL AT SANTA ANITA SUBMISSIONS FINALIZED

Online Voting for “Fan Favorite” Award Begins this Saturday, April 26 Arcadia, CA, April 26, 2014 — Final entries for the third annual HRTV Film Festival at Santa Anita have been submitted and will now be judged by an esteemed panel of racing and entertainment professionals with prize money awarded for the top five entries. […]

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GOLDEN EAGLE FARM’S HOMEBRED STORM FIGHTER IMPRESSIVE 3 ¼ LENGTH WINNER OF $125,000 TIZNOW STAKES; HEADLEY & MALDONADO TEAM FOR GATE TO WIRE VICTORY

ARCADIA, Calif. (April 26, 2014)–Golden Eagle Farm’s homebred Storm Fighter dispatched heavily favored Rousing Sermon turning for home and went on to an impressive 3 ¼ length win in Saturday’s $125,000 Tiznow Stakes for older horses bred or sired in California. Ridden by Edwin Maldonado and trained by Bruce Headley, the 4-year-old colt by Stormin […]

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