DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) Hall of Fame trainer Ron McAnally has returned to his stable at Del Mar after a fall that required him to be hospitalized.
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DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) Bob Baffert wasn’t beating himself up a day after Arrogate’s upset loss in the San Diego Handicap at Del Mar that snapped the seven-race winning streak of the world’s top-ranked horse.
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) Jason Bartlett, Yonkers Raceway’s perennial leading driver, reached 7,000 career victories Sunday.
DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) Mike Smith tried everything he could with Arrogate. He moved the colt to the outside, but he didn’t pick up the pace. Smith dropped him down near the rail before wheeling him outside once more.
Arrogate is returning to racing after a nearly four-month layoff with a bulls-eye on his back.
SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (AP) Irap won the $500,000 Indiana Derby by five lengths over Colonelsdarkemper, owned by four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Huntsville held off Downbytheseaside by a head in the $738,550 Meadowlands Pace on Saturday night.
STANTON, Del. (AP) Songbird turned back a determined challenge from Martini Glass through the stretch to win the Grade 1 Delaware Handicap by a length Saturday.
SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (AP) A.J. Foyt has found some new horsepower at age 82.
In a story July 11 about the death of jockey Diane Nelson, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Nelson was 54. She was 51, according to a birthdate provided by The Jockeys’ Guild.