#UK RACING: Son of Frankel, Hurricane Lane impressive in Epsom Derby Trial

Hurricane Lane enhanced his Cazoo Derby claims when knuckling down gamely to win the Al Basti Equiworld Dubai Dante Stakes at York. Ridden by William Buick and trained by Charlie Appleby, the son of Frankel took control well inside the furlong to claim the Group Two honours. It was a welcome boost for Godolphin and Appleby […]

Nine races on Monday, May 17, 2021

KINGSTON, Jamaica – There will be nine races on Monday, May 17, 2021 at Caymanas Park featuring 99 nominated horses. The OVERNIGHT has been made public and had been posted on Quickgallop.com. To view press the OVERNIGHT button at the top of the Quickgallop.com website.

#UK RACING: Crowds back at racecourses next week

Racecourses in England will be able to welcome customers through their gates from next Monday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced step three of the road map out of lockdown will proceed as planned. The British Horseracing Authority responded to the Prime Minister’s confirmation by giving the green light for crowds to return from May […]

#US RACING: Preakness allows Medina Spirit to enter with extra testing

BALTIMORE (AP) — Medina Spirit is set to run in the Preakness on Saturday to go for the second leg of the Triple Crown, as long as the Kentucky Derby winner passes a series of additional drug tests. Maryland racing officials reached an agreement with trainer Bob Baffert on Tuesday to allow Medina Spirit and […]

#US RACING: Baffert: Antifungal meds given to Medina Spirit had steroid

BALTIMORE (AP) — Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit was treated with an antifungal ointment containing the steroid betamethasone that may have caused the horse to fail a postrace drug test, trainer Bob Baffert said Tuesday. In a statement issued by his lawyer, Baffert said Medina Spirit was treated for dermatitis with the ointment once a […]

#US RACING: Despite positive finding Medina Spirit arrives in Baltimore for The Preakness

Whether he holds his Kentucky Derby victory temporarily or forever, Medina Spirit was the center of attention when he arrived Monday afternoon at Pimlico Race Course ahead of his presumed run in Saturday’s Preakness Stakes. After a 600-mile van ride that began before dawn from Churchill Downs, Medina Spirit, stablemate Concert Tour and three other […]

Mahogany getting ready – other Monday morning exercise/gallops of notice

MONDAY, May 10, 2021 HORSE EQUIP. WORK DIST. TIME ACERO T Cantered/Galloped 3F 0:36.3 ACTION ANN – Cantered – Chute ATTORNEY GENERAL & Cantered/Strode 4F 0:50.2 BABY STAR – Cantered/Galloped – Straight 5F 1:01.2 BIG DREAM – Cantered/Galloped – Straight 3F 0:39.1 BIG PAUL T Cantered/Galloped – Straight 4F 0:51.0 CAPTUREMYSHIP – Cantered out straight […]