Author Archives: Peter Kleinhans

Stakes Preview – The Grade 2 Yellow Ribbon Handicap at Del Mar

>Del Mar/ September 1 / Race 9 / 6:05 PDT The Grade 2 Yellow Ribbon Handicap, the 9th race on Monday’s Labor Day card, reunites many of “the usual suspects” of the local older filly/mare turf crowd. Four of the competitors … Continue reading

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Stakes Preview – The Grade 2 Del Mar Derby

>Del Mar/ August 31 / Race 9 / 6:00 PST The Grade 2 Del Mar Derby is a solid, competitive turf event at 1 1/8 miles for three-year-olds, but it doesn’t quite have the feel of a Grade 2 event. No one … Continue reading

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Stakes Preview – The Grade 1 Del Mar Oaks

>Del Mar / August 16 / Race 8/ 5:42 PDT The Del Mar Oaks is an interesting tactical battle at 1 1/8 miles for three-year-old fillies on the turf. The scratch of Istanford changes the complexion of the race and gives … Continue reading

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The G1 Bing Crosby

Del Mar / July 27 / Race 11 / 7:05 PDT Get Free PPs for the Bing Crosby The Grade 1 Bing Crosby is the 8th race on Del Mar’s Sunday card, and it’s a superbly challenging sprint. With its … Continue reading

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The Grade 3 Lone Star Park Handicap

Monday, May 26 – Lone Star Park  Race 9: The $200,000 Lone Star Park Handicap–Local Post Time 4:51PM  Get Lone Star Park PPs for Monday Sometimes there’s just no getting past the obvious horse, and that seems to be the case in … Continue reading

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Dancer Humor looks to wire the field at Santa Anita

Friday, May 9  – Santa Anita Get Santa Anita PPs for Friday Race Three Scheduled local post time 4:00 pm In the third race at Santa Anita on Friday, (4) Dancer Humor finds a perfect spot to pick up his second lifetime … Continue reading

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Return to dirt and drop in class for Secret Wishes

Thursday, May 8  – Santa Anita Get Santa Anita PPs for Thursday Race Two Scheduled local post time 1:32 pm Back on February 9 of 2013, (5) Secret Wishes made his career debut in a Maiden Special Weight event at six furlongs … Continue reading

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