Equibase Analysis: Shirl’s Speight Can Upset Hot Rod Charlie In Salvator Mile – Horse Racing News

by Ellis Starr|06.16.2022|6:02pm Owner-breeder Charles Fipke leads Shirl’s Speight to the winner’s circle following the Maker’s Mark Mile at Keeneland All eyes will be on likely prohibitive betting favorite Hot Rod Charlie in the Grade 3, $150,000 Salvator Mile Stakes on Saturday at Monmouth Park, not only because he leadsContinue Reading

Patrick O’Neill’s Dubai Diary: An Incredible Journey With Hot Rod Charlie

Patrick O’Neill, nephew to two-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Doug O’Neill and bloodstock agent Dennis O’Neill, had a different interest from most college kids when he was an undergraduate student and a member of Brown University’s football team. He insisted on adding TVG to the fraternity house’s cable television package; heContinue Reading

Hot Rod Charlie Wins 2021 Vox Populi Award

Horse racing fans have spoken, and they have chosen Hot Rod Charlie, the gutsy 3-year-old colt who was a force along the Triple Crown trail, as the winner of the 2021 Secretariat Vox Populi Award. Created by Secretariat’s owner Penny Chenery, the award annually recognizes the horse whose popularity and racing excellenceContinue Reading

Patrick O’Neill Diary: Hot Rod Charlie Goes for Breeders’ Cup Classic Glory

Patrick O’Neill, nephew to two-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Doug O’Neill and bloodstock agent Dennis O’Neill, had a different interest from most college kids when he was an undergraduate student and a member of Brown University’s football team. He insisted on adding TVG to the fraternity house’s cable television package; heContinue Reading