The celebrated Saratoga assembly is underway previous than ever and waste no time setting out to top-level industry with the Grade 1 Diana Stakes happening on Saturday. Arlington Million preview day may be on faucet at Arlington World Racecourse whilst the Grade 2 Delaware Handicap boasts a box that incorporates Grade 1 winners Blue Prize (ARG) and Elate.
As a part of an expansive tv programming deal, the severely acclaimed Saratoga Reside will seem on FOX, FS1 and FS2 for an exceptional 192.Five mixed display hours, with 190.Five of the ones hours on FS2. Along with day-to-day nationwide protection on FS2, Saratoga Reside may also be noticed on regional sports activities networks together with MSG Networks, which is able to air 105 hours of protection, along with FOX Sports activities High Price tag, FOX Sports activities San Diego and Altitude Sports activities.
HRRN might be on-site on the “Spa” each and every Saturday all over the 2019 season to supply unique radio protection of the meet’s premier stakes races. Saturday’s inaugural display starts at 5:00 PM ET with the published of the Diana. The sequence airs all over North The us on Sirius/XM channel 156 and might be streamed continue to exist the HRRN site, www.horseracingradio.internet.
Friday July 12
5:51 p.m.— $150,000 Grade Three Forbidden Apple Stakes at Saratoga Race Path on FS2 and TVG
Barry Schwartz’s Grade 1 winner Voodoo Track will race off a nine-month layoff, taking over six different graded stakes winners in Friday’s Forbidden Apple going one mile over the interior turf. Skilled via Linda Rice, the New York-bred son of English Channel hasn’t raced since completing 12th within the Grade 1 Shadwell Turf Mile at Keeneland ultimate October. Voodoo Track, who received ultimate 12 months’s version of the Forbidden Apple, has received 5-of-6 begins over the turf at Saratoga, together with the Grade 1 Fourstardave ultimate August the place he beat top-level winners Delta Prince, Yoshida (JPN), Center to Center, and Divisidero.
Saturday July 13
2:10 p.m.— $150,000 Grade Three Sanford Stakes at Saratoga Race Path on FS2 and TVG
The Christophe Clement-trained Tomato Invoice will make his first stakes look as a part of a five-horse box within the six-furlong Sanford – the summer time meet’s first stakes for 2-year-old men. Tomato Invoice might be taking a look to construct on his Three ¾-length debut win at 5 furlongs on Would possibly 22 at Delaware Park. The Extra Than Able colt has been stabled at Saratoga since June and recorded his ultimate breeze prior to the Sanford on Saturday, protecting 5 furlongs in 1:01.74 at the major monitor.
4:50 p.m.— $125,000 Grade Three Ontario Matron Stakes at Woodbine on TVG
Stakes winner Dixie Moon and stakes positioned Katie Child supply teacher Catherine Day Phillips with a cast one-two punch in Saturday’s Ontario Matron going 1 1/16-miles. A four-year-old daughter of Curlin, Dixie Moon arrives on the Ontario Matron off a third-place appearing within the Grade Three Trillium Stakes, contested on June 16 at Woodbine. Additionally a daughter of Curlin, Katie Child, bred and owned via Anderson Farms, hasn’t ever completed less than 0.33 over 5 begins.
5:12 p.m.—$150,000 Grade Three Modesty Handicap at Arlington World on TVG
Calumet Farm’s Vexatious objectives to regain her profitable shape when she breaks from the outdoor put up 9 within the 1 3/16-miles Modesty Handicap. The 5-year-old daughter of Large’s Causeway received the Grade Three Dowager Stakes by means of disqualification at Keeneland ultimate October for teacher Neil Drysdale and has since been transferred to the barn of Jack Sisterson. Vexatious has dropped her ultimate 3 begins since and enters off a fifth-place run within the Grade 2 New York Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7.
5:25 p.m.—$750,000 Grade 2 Delaware Handicap at Delaware Park on TVG
Grade 1 heroine and protecting race winner Elate tops the 82nd renewal of the Delaware Handicap because the race has attracted a box of 9. The 5-year-old daughter of Medaglia d’Oro maximum just lately notched a 1 ½-length triumph within the Grade 2 Fleur de Lis at Churchill Downs on June 15. Her different two outings this 12 months have been each going a mile and a 16th at Oaklawn Park the place she ran 2d within the Grade 2 Azeri Stakes on March 16 and he or she adopted via a 3rd within the Grade 1 Apple Blossom Handicap on April 14.
5:46 p.m.— $500,000 Grade 1 Diana Stakes at Saratoga Race Path on FS2 and TVG
Teacher Chad Brown will glance to seize the primary Grade 1 of the Saratoga assembly when he sends out an impressive foursome that incorporates champion Sistercharlie (IRE) within the Diana. Brown, a four-time winner of the Diana, used the 1 1/8-miles check as a resume builder ultimate 12 months for Sistercharlie, who received the race en path to incomes divisional honors and appears to copy coming off of an eight-month layoff. The reigning champion turf feminine make her first get started since profitable the Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf in November at Churchill Downs however faces stiff pageant from her stablemates, maximum particularly more than one Grade 1 winner Speeding Fall.
5:46 p.m.—$150,000 Grade Three Arlington Handicap at Arlington World on TVG
Extremely-consistent Fascinating Moon appears to be like to recover from the graded-stakes hump when he makes his seasonal bow towards 9 others within the 1 3/16-miles Arlington Handicap. The Chris Block-trained Fascinating Moon brings an eight-race dropping skid into Saturday’s check however has handiest been worse than 0.33 as soon as all over that reach – that being a fifth-place end in ultimate 12 months’s Grade 1 Secretariat Stakes. The son of Malibu Moon might be making his first get started since coming house 0.33 within the Jefferson Cup Stakes at Churchill Downs ultimate September.
6:19 p.m.—$150,000 Grade Three Arlington Derby at Arlington World on TVG
Cunning Daddy places his three-race win streak at the line as he steps into graded stakes corporate for the primary time in a box of 13 entered for the 1 1/16-miles Arlington Derby. Skilled via Brad Cox, Cunning Daddy took 3 tries to wreck his maiden, in the end prevailing over the Honest Grounds turf going one mile on March 23. The son of Scat Daddy has added two extra victories since along with his most up-to-date rating coming over the 1 1/16-miles distance at Churchill Downs on June 2.
6:28 p.m.—$150,000 Grade Three Los Alamitos Derby at Los Alamitos on TVG
Simply 4 horses handed the access field for the 1 1/8-miles Los Alamitos Derby however there’s no scarcity of high quality as reigning juvenile male champion Recreation Winner is ready to make his first get started since being increased to 5th within the Kentucky Derby. Recreation Winner is looking for his first victory since taking the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile at Churchill Downs ultimate November and might be joined within the beginning gate via stablemate Kingly, a complete brother to graded stakes winner Mohaymen and a part brother to 2013 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile winner New 12 months’s Day.
9:10 p.m.—$200,000 Grade Three Indiana Oaks at Indiana Grand on TVG
Graded stakes winner Boulevard Band makes her first get started since operating 6th within the Longines Kentucky Oaks when she heads a box of 14 entered within the 1 1/16-miles Indiana Oaks. Skilled via Larry Jones, Boulevard Band captured the Grade 2 Honest Grounds Oaks in March, completing Three ¾-lengths in entrance of eventual Kentucky Oaks runner-up Liora. Different height challengers come with Chocolate Kisses, winner of the Grade Three Honeybee Stakes at Oaklawn Park on March 9.
10:02 p.m.—$500,000 Grade Three Indiana Derby at Indiana Grand on TVG
Allied Racing’s Mr. Cash objectives to proceed his scorching streak when he is going for his 0.33 consecutive graded stakes win within the 1 1/16-miles Indiana Derby towards a box of 10 challengers. The Bret Calhoun-trained Mr. Cash has discovered his highest shape in his ultimate two begins, taking the Grade Three Pat Day Mile Stakes on Would possibly Four and Grade Three Matt Winn Stakes on June 15 – each at Churchill Downs. The son of Goldencents must triumph over the outdoor put up 11 along with a well-matched bunch that still options Grade 2 Rise up Stakes winner Lengthy Vary Toddy and UAE Derby runner-up Grey Magician.
Sunday July 14
4:55 p.m.—$125,000 Grade Three Vigil Stakes at Woodbine on TVG
More than one stakes winner and 2017 Canadian Horse of the 12 months, seven-year-old Purple Lloyd, is going after his 0.33 immediately Vigil Stakes victory. Purple Lloyd, whose ultimate get started used to be a 1 3/4-length triumph within the Greenwood Stakes on June 1 on the Toronto oval, would grow to be the one three-time winner of the Vigil if he comes out on height within the $125,000 six-furlong major monitor dash. Lately, the millionaire son of Outdated Forester is tied with seven horses, together with Nearctic, Kiridashi and Wake At Midday, for essentially the most Vigil wins.
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