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Pick 6 Carryover Of $16,850 Into Friday’s Card At Aqueduct

Friday’s eight-race program at Aqueduct Racetrack will feature a Pick 6 carryover of $16,850 after the multi-race wager went unsolved on Thursday’s eight-race card. The $1 Pick 6 returned $374 to bettors who selected 5-of-6 horses correctly. The sequence kicked off in Race 3 with the Peter Walder-trained Casalsa [No. 3, $7.10] taking an $8,000 […]

Road To The Kentucky Derby: Front-Running Lugan Knight Hangs On To Win Jerome Thriller

BG Stables’ Kentucky homebred Lugan Knight came out on the winning end of a thrilling stretch duel with New York-bred Arctic Arrogance in Saturday’s $150,000 Jerome, a one-turn mile for sophomores, at Aqueduct Racetrack. Trained by Michael McCarthy, Lugan Knight earned 10 qualifying points towards the Kentucky Derby (G1) on May 6 at Churchill Downs, […]

Law Professor ‘Can Sit A Little Closer’ In Rescheduled Queens County

Twin Creeks Racing Stables’ graded stakes-winning homebred Law Professor headlines the re-scheduled $150,000 Queens County, a nine-furlong route for 4-year-olds and up at Aqueduct on Saturday. Originally carded with 11 horses on a Dec. 31 card which was canceled due to heavy fog, the Queens County, which again boasts an 11-horse field, is brought back […]

Road To The Kentucky Derby: NY-Bred Arctic Arrogance Takes Aim On Saturday’s Jerome

Chester and Mary Broman’s New York homebred Arctic Arrogance will vie for his first open company stakes score in Saturday’s $150,000 Jerome, a one-turn mile for sophomores, at Aqueduct Racetrack. The Jerome, a prep race on the Road to the Kentucky Derby that will award 10-4-3-2-1 qualifying points to the top-five finishers, is slated as […]

‘She Was There The Whole Way’: Falconet Cruises To First Stakes Victory In Ladies At Aqueduct

WinStar Farm and CHC Inc.’s Falconet notched her first stakes victory, pouncing from off the pace in Sunday’s $150,000 Ladies, a 1 1/8-mile race for fillies and mares that is the first stakes of the 2023 winter meet at Aqueduct Racetrack. Trained by Hall of Famer Todd Pletcher and ridden by Jose Lezcano, Falconet improved from […]

Brown Lands Eighth Consecutive NYRA Year-End Training Title, Davis Earns First Year-End Riding Title

Four-time Eclipse Award winner Chad Brown secured his eighth consecutive year-end training title on the New York Racing Association Inc.  circuit with 159 wins from 587 starters, good for a win percentage of 27.09 with an in-the-money rate of 59.28 percent through 196 racing days. The native of Mechanicville, N.Y. enjoyed his best season on […]

Friday’s Card At Aqueduct To Feature $24,322 Pick 6 Carryover

Friday’s nine-race card at Aqueduct Racetrack will be bolstered by a Pick 6 carryover of $24,322 after the sequence went unsolved on Thursday’s eight-race program. The $1 Pick 6 returned $1,158 to bettors who selected 5-of-6 winners correctly. The sequence kicked off in Race 3 with the Randi Persaud-trained Breadman [No. 5, $7.60] taking a $25,000 claiming […]