2022 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes At a Glance

In general, 2-year-old stakes are a barometer of the future. The Gracde 2 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes fits that description, and then some. Since it’s a 2-year-old strakes at Churchill Downs, not only does it provide some valuable qualifying points for the 2023 Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve, it also givesContinue Reading

2022 Bob Hope Stakes at a Glance

As much as the main focus of attention among promising 2-year-olds at this time year is testing them around two turns, sprinters are still a highly desirable commodity. In Sunday’s Bob Hope Stakes, a race named for the legendary comedian, it will be no laughing matter when seven speedy juvenilesContinue Reading

2022 Pennsylvania Derby at a Glance

If you liked the TVG.com Haskell Stakes, then you should love the Pennsylvania Derby. Taiba and Cyberknife, who staged a thrilling stretch duel in the Haskell, will meet again Saturday at Parx in a showdown staged in a deeper and stronger field. While Taiba and Cyberknife are the morning-line favorites,Continue Reading

2022 Iroquois Stakes at a Glance

If you believe there’s a sense of fall this weekend at Churchill Downs, sorry. It’s actually spring in the air. The Road to the 2023 Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve officially opens for business Saturday with the Iroquois Stakes, the first points race toward a start in the MayContinue Reading