Rich Strike Owner May File Protest Over Hot Rod Charlie’s Footwear In Lukas Classic – Horse Racing News

by Ray Paulick|10.04.202210.04.2022|7:34pm8:18pm Hot Rod Charlie (right) and close-up of his right front (EquiSport Photos) As if the Grade 2 Lukas Classic on Oct. 1 at Churchill Downs didn’t have enough controversy with the fighting finish between winner Hot Rod Charlie and jockey Tyler Gaffalione and runner-up Rich Strike andContinue Reading

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