Racing News

Crabcakes Stays Hot in $100,000 Maryland Million Distaff

Stretches Out Against Older Horses for Third Straight Win
LAUREL, MD – Morgans Ford Farm’s Crabcakes, facing older horses for the second straight race, put away pacesetting She Rolls in mid-stretch and held off a late run from My Magician to extend her win streak to three in the $100,000 Maryland Million Distaff Saturday at Laurel Park.

Clever Mind Debuts Victoriously in $100,000 Maryland Million Nursery

Graham Motion Trainee Rallies from Last in Maryland Million Kickoff
Limited View Overcomes Adversity to Win $100,000 Maryland Million Lassie  
LAUREL, MD. – Richard Golden’s Clever Mind made an auspicious career debut Saturday at Laurel Park, rallying from last to capture the $100,000 Maryland Million Nursery by two lengths.

Blu Moon Ace Impressive Winner of Maryland Million Sprint

G3-Placed Gelding Earns Second Career Stakes Win as 2-5 Favorite
LAUREL, MD – Unable to get to his customary position in front following a poor break, Robert L. Cole Jr.’s Blu Moon Ace came with a sweeping move on the outside before powering down the stretch for a 2 ¾-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Maryland Million Sprint at Laurel Park.

Classic Wildcat Brings Leatherbury Back to Maryland Million

Pikachu Princess Will Race with Blinkers in $100,000 Lassie
Stakes Winner Winplaceorshowono Targets $100,000 Sprint
Live Racing Returns Friday with Carryovers, New Post Time

Talk Show Man Seeks Past Glory in $125,000 Maryland Million Turf

Devilish Love Set for Title Defense in $125,000 Maryland Million Ladies
LAUREL, MD – Talk Show Man has won multiple stakes during a 31-race career, none more memorable than the 2014 Maryland Million Turf, in which Michael Harrison’s homebred gelding’s won a narrow decision over favored Ben’s Cat on the turf at Laurel Park.

Crabcakes On a Roll for $100,000 Maryland Million Distaff

Honors Memory to Late Breeder/Owner ‘Binnie’ Houghton
Lewisfield Ready for Test in $100,000 Maryland Million Sprint   
LAUREL, MD – Crabcakes provided Elizabeth ‘Binnie’ Houghton a lot of enjoyment before the prominent Maryland breeder and Thoroughbred owner’s passing at the age of 79 on Aug. 7. 

Admirals War Chest Chasing History in Maryland Million Classic

John Jones 2-1 Favorite in Classic 
$150,000 Stakes Highlights ‘Maryland’s Day at the Races’ Oct. 21
LAUREL, MD – Already one of just five horses in more than three decades to repeat as winner of the day’s richest race, Dr. Stephen Sinatra’s homebred Admirals War Chest will be looking to make history when he returns to defend his title in Saturday’s $150,000 Maryland Million Classic at Laurel Park.

Margie’s Money, Limited View Hook Up in Maryland Million Lassie

Chinquapin Looks to Give Trainer Smith Second Straight Win in Nursery
LAUREL, MD – M. Terry Shane’s undefeated homebred Margie’s Money and Limited View, graded stakes-tested and similarly unbeaten over her home track, will square off in what figures to be a fast and competitive running of the $100,000 Maryland Million Lassie Saturday at Laurel Park.

Cardiologist Sinatra Putting Heart into Maryland Breeding Program

Bred Two-Time Defending Maryland Million Classic Winner Admirals War Chest
Sold Sales-Topper Midlantic Yearling Sales
Laurel Hosting ‘Maryland’s Day at the Races’ Saturday, Oct. 21

Maryland Million Winner Little Bold John ‘Hated to Lose’

‘Blue Collar Millionaire’ Won 38 of 105 Career Starts, 25 Stakes
Laurel Hosting ‘Maryland’s Day at the Races’ Saturday, Oct. 21
LAUREL, MD – With seven of his nearly 1,900 career wins in the Maryland Million, trainer John “Jerry” Robb ranks among the all-time leaders in the groundbreaking event celebrating the state’s storied breeding and racing industry, which turns 32 Oct. 21 at Laurel Park.