Kentucky Derby Review 2024: Mystik Dan The Man

Last updated May 26th, 2024

Mystik DanThe 150th Kentucky Derby was run under cloudy skies at Churchill Downs on May 4 but the thrilling finish lit up the track. A three-way photo eventually determined that Mystik Dan was the winner of the 2024 renewal by a nose. His victory gave trainer Kenny McPeek andmore…

National Treasure Plunders 2024 Pegasus World Cup

National TreasureNational Treasure displayed his indomitable spirit to win the $3 million 2024 Pegasus World Cup Invitational at Gulfstream Park on January 27. Ridden by Flavien Prat, his gutsy performance provided his Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert with his third victory in the race.more…

Haskell Stakes 2023 Review: Geaux Rocket Ride Repels Mage

Geaux Rocket RideGeaux Rocket Ride did not have the race record of most of his rivals but he beat them easily in the $1,017,000 Haskell Invitational Stakes on July 22 at Monmouth Park. Sent off at 12/1 under Mike Smith, he beat the 4/1 second favorite and Kentucky Derby hero Mage by almost two lengths.more…

Diana Stakes 2023 Review: Whitebeam In Pink For Brown

WhitebeamChad Brown saddled the 1/5 favorite In Italian in the $485,000 2023 Diana Stakes but it was her barnmate, Whitebeam, sent off at 8/1 that beat her a nose on the wire at Saratoga on July 15. Owned and bred by Juddmonte in the UK, it was Whitebeam’s first grade one start.more…