2021 Eclipse Awards: Knicks Go Horse Of The Year; Historic First For Japanese Filly Loves Only You – Horse Racing News

The Korea Racing Authority’s Knicks Go became the first Maryland-bred to be voted Horse of the Year since two-time champion Cigar (1995-’96) during the 51st annual Eclipse Awards held at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., on Thursday evening. The Brad Cox-trained son of Paynter, bred in Maryland by AngieContinue Reading

‘Somebody Who Genuinely Loves What They Do’: Michael Wright Named Tampa’s Trainer Of The Month – Horse Racing News

Trainer of the Month at Tampa Bay Downs, Michael Wright (left), with groom Michael Whitelaw, jockey Isabelle Wenc,, and 7-year-old mare Nantucket Red, owned by Colebrook Farms Jockey Isabelle C. Wenc was grateful for the opportunity to ride Call Her Joey for trainer Michael Wright in a one-mile turf claimingContinue Reading