G2 Winner Wholebodemeister Resumes Comeback in Caesar’s Wish

G3-Placed Stablemate Also Entered in Saturday’s One-Mile Stake at Laurel LAUREL, MD – Grade 2 winner Wholebodemeister and her Grade 3-placed stablemate Edie Meeny Miny Mo, stakes winner The Grass Is Blue and 6-year-old Bess, a 14-time career winner making her stakes debut, are among a wide-open field of eight entered for Saturday’s $100,000 Caesar’s […]

Stakes Winners Nimitz Class, Old Homestead Top $100,000 Concern

Seven-Furlong 3YO Sprint One of Two Stakes on Saturday, July 2 Program LAUREL, MD – Nimitz Class, yet to race outside of his native Pennsylvania, and fellow stakes winner Old Homestead, who suffered his first career loss in his last trip to Maryland, are among five shippers that will line up for the $100,000 Concern […]

Jockey Walter Rodriguez Registers First Career Win Sunday

10-Pound Apprentice from El Salvador Scores on Rationalmillennial LAUREL, MD – Rationalmillennial, a 3-year-old filly owned and trained by Jose Corrales, came with a steady run through the stretch to catch front-running Stopwatchsonny and surge past to give apprentice jockey Walter Rodriguez his first career victory. A daughter of 2013 Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Orb, […]

Undefeated Colt Super Love Ready to Make Stakes Debut

Sophomore Pointed to $75,000 Star de Naskra July 30 at Laurel Breeder-Owner Davison Wins Sunday with Gelding Inside Stunt LAUREL, MD – Though it won’t be next weekend, undefeated 3-year-old colt Super Love will take another step in his promising career when he jumps up to face stakes competition in his return to racing. Breeder-owner […]

Journeyman Sheldon Russell Nearing Return to Racing

Juvenile Colt Tiz No Clown All Business in Maiden Triumph Live Nine-Race Program Starts at 12:40 P.M. Sunday LAUREL, MD – Champion Maryland jockey Sheldon Russell is nearing a return to the races more than nine months after being hurt in a pre-race spill at Laurel Park. “He’s doing great,” Russell’s agent Marty Leonard said. […]

Trainer Sanchez-Salomon Notches Four Wins Friday

Juvenile, Allowance Races Spice Up Saturday Program Saturday Features Rainbow 6, Late Pick 5, Super Hi-5 Carryovers LAUREL, MD – Lugamo Racing Stable and J R Sanchez Racing Stable’s Askin for a Baskin swept past dueling pacesetters Imperial King and Jimmy the Kid in deep stretch and edged clear in Race 9 Friday at Laurel […]

First Stakes Win Latest Step for Young Trainer Jesse Cruz

Milestone Victory Comes with Why Not Tonight at Laurel Park LAUREL, MD – Even as a West Virginia native that has traveled across the country for racing and currently splits his seasons between Florida winters and New Jersey summers, trainer Jesus ‘Jesse’ Cruz couldn’t imagine a more perfect place to win his first stakes race […]

Unbeaten Super Love, Multiple Stakes Winners Top Concern Nominees

Seven-Furlong Sprint Shares Top Billing with Caesar’s Wish on July 2 Card LAUREL, MD – Eight out-of-town stakes winners and improving colt Super Love, who improved his record to 3-0 with a commanding allowance victory June 19, are among 27 3-year-olds nominated to the $100,000 Concern at Laurel Park. The seven-furlong Concern co-headlines a Saturday, […]

Nick Papagiorgio Emerges with 13-1 Upset in $75,000 Find

Why Not Tonight Surges Late to Capture $75,000 All Brandy LAUREL, MD – Louis A. Bisso Jr.’s Nick Papagiorgio, unable to get past Somekindofmagician last year, redeemed that effort by holding off a late bid from the defending champion and spring a 13-1 upset in Sunday’s $75,000 Find at Laurel Park. The 41st running of […]

Poppy Flower Blooms Late in $100,000 Stormy Blues Victory

5 ½-Furlong Turf Sprint Tops Three Stakes on Father’s Day Program LAUREL, MD – Arnmore Thoroughbreds’ Poppy Flower, racing second time for her new connections, weaved her way through traffic down the stretch under jockey Victor Carrasco and emerged with her first career stakes victory in Sunday’s $100,000 Stormy Blues at Laurel Park. The 14th […]