BAOMA CORP’S EDA SEEKS FIFTH STRAIGHT STAKES WIN IN SUNDAY’S $75,000 ANGEL’S FLIGHT STAKES AS 3-YEAR-OLD FILLIES GO SEVEN PANELS
ARCADIA, Calif. (May 5, 2022) – Baoma Corp’s streaking Eda looms a standout in Sunday’s $75,000 Angel’s Flight Stakes at Santa Anita as she seeks her fifth consecutive stakes win among a field of six sophomore fillies going seven furlongs.
ADMISSION GATES TO OPEN AT SANTA ANITA AT 7:15 A.M. ON KENTUCKY DERBY DAY, SATURDAY, POST TIME FOR ‘THE RUN FOR THE ROSES’ IS 3:57 PT
TAIBA & MESSIER, ONE-TWO FINISHERS IN RUNHAPPY SANTA ANITA DERBY, HAVE BIG CHANCES
ARCADIA, Calif. (May 5, 2022)–With Taiba and Messier, one-two finishers in the Grade I Runhappy Santa Anita Derby commanding considerable attention among an outstanding Kentucky Derby field of 20, Santa Anita Park will enthusiastically play host to a full menu of Derby Day activities on Saturday, with admission gates opening early at 7:15 a.m. in order to accommodate simulcast wagering on a tremendous undercard from Churchill Downs.
IRISH-BREDS ISLAND OF LOVE & LUCKY GIRL RENEW RIVALRY IN SATURDAY’S GRADE III, $100,000 SENORITA STAKES AS 3-YEAR-OLD FILLIES GO MILE ON TURF
ADMISSION GATES OPEN AT 7:15 A.M., FIRST LIVE RACE POST TIME AT 12:30 P.M., ON KY DERBY DAY
ARCADIA, Calif. (May 4, 2022) – A pair of talented Irish-breds, Phil D’Amato’s Island of Love and the Richard Baltas- trained Lucky Girl, will meet for the third time as they head a field of six sophomore fillies going one mile on turf in Saturday’s Grade III, $100,000 Senorita Stakes at Santa Anita.
JOCKEY QUOTES JUAN HERNANDEZ, CANOODLING, WINNER: “I worked her one time a couple weeks ago and she worked really nice. I told my agent that she was doing really good and that she worked good that day, I told him I wanted to ride her, and yeah, we got the win today. “She broke really sharp and then she was really nice and easy to ride.”
O’NEILL EYES 3RD DERBY WIN WITH HAPPY JACK POWELL SETTLES ON KEYFLOWER IN WILSHIRE D’AMATO EYES SENORITA FOR ISLAND OF LOVE HERNANDEZ TRIPLES, SIX BACK OF PRAT BAZE THIRD IN RIDER STANDINGS WITH HAT TRICK STILLETO BOY EARNS 108 BEYER IN CALIFORNIAN WIN FLIGHTLINE HAS ‘EASY’ BREEZE FOR MET MILE CURATOLO GETS 200TH NORTH AMERICAN
CANOODLING DICTATES PACE AND TAKES GRADE III, $100,000 WILSHIRE STAKES BY 1 ¾ LENGTHS AS HERNANDEZ & PUYPE TEAM AT MILE ON TURF IN 1:34.90
ARCADIA, Calif. (May 1, 2022)–In what her trainer described as a “breakthrough performance,” Canoodling, an import this winter/spring from New Mexico, withstood serious pace pressure as she went gate to wire to win Sunday’s Grade III, $100,000 Wilshire Stakes at Santa Anita. Reunited with Juan Hernandez and conditioned by Mike Puype, Canoodling, a 4-year-old Kentucky-bred filly by Pioneerof the Nile, got one mile on turf in 1:34.90.