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January 27, 2018 - Camino finishes 2nd in Santa Anita Cal-Cup Stakes
Camino Del Paraiso, ridden by Flavien Prat, finished second in the 28th running of the $200,000 Unusual Heat Turf Classic at a mile and 1/8 on Cal-Cup Day. Although able to gain the lead in the stretch despite having clipped heals as he made his move on the far turn, he lost by a head at the wire.
Camino 2nd in $200,000 Cal-Cup Stakes
April 11, 2017 - Frisco Fog Foals Filly
Frisco Fog foaled her first baby late today at Woodbridge Farm.
Frisco Fog 2017 Day 1
October 22, 2016 - Camino Wins Third Straight
Camino Del Paraiso, with Ricky Gonzalez up, came from off the pace to win at GGF by 3 lengths going away. In another tough, first-level, open allowance race at 1 1/8 miles on the Tapeta, Camino was only 1/5 off the track record and came home in 12.03 for the impressive win.
Camino wins at GGF
August 17, 2016 - Camino Del Paraiso Wins MSW at Del Mar
Off as the 7th choice in a field of nine Cal-bred or sired maidens, Camino Del Paraiso, with Tiago Pereira riding, won impressively. In the mile race on the turf, he came out strong, moved to the lead at the top of the stretch, and held to win by 1/2 length.
June 12, 2016 - Arthur's Honor Breaks Maiden at GGF
Julien Couton, riding him for the first time, took Arthur's Honor to the front and went gate-to-wire, with a much improved speed performance over the 6 furlongs on the Tapeta track.
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June 11, 2016 - In horse slaughter, a controversial man and complicated issue
The horse slaughter controversy is not going to go away. Check out this thought-provoking article.
October 31, 2015 - American Pharoah Wins the Breeders' Cup Classic
American Pharoah wins the Breeders' Cup Classic with Victor Espinoza riding at Keenland Race Track in Lexington, KY.
June 6, 2015 - American Pharoah - Triple Crown Winner!
As the odds-on favorite at 3 / 4, American Pharoah captured the first Triple Crown since 1978 and the 12th overall in a commanding performance in the Belmont Stakes. Jockey Victor Espinoza charged to an early lead and led throughout, stretching out his advantage down the home stretch. Frosted held on for second place, while Keen Ice charged down the stretch for third.
June 7, 2014 - California Chrome Beaten in Belmont Stakes
Tonalist won the 146th Belmont Stakes Saturday, denying the heavily favored California Chrome his chance to become the first Triple Crown winner in 36 years. Instead of a historic win by California Chrome, the huge crowd at Belmont Park witnessed a dramatic finish in which Tonalist, ridden by Joel Rosario, overtook Commissioner in his last strides to win by a head.