Cyclone Ranger Breaks Maiden at Gulfstream

Friday, March 24, 2023
Cyclone Ranger was a thrilling last-to-first winner in the opener at Gulfstream Park earlier this afternoon. He got absolutely hammered coming out of the gate by the six-horse. He was then pinched between the four and the six before he could gather himself and dropped back to last. He trailed…

Temple City Terror Wins GIII Rood and Riddle Dowager at Keeneland

Monday, October 24, 2022
From bloodhorse.com by Mary Rollins; photo by Coady Photography Temple City Terror Lowers Stakes Mark in Dowager Temple City mare captures her first graded stakes victory Oct. 23 at Keeneland. Although entered in the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale, there may be slight change in plans in store for Temple…

Temple City Terror Repeats in Keertana at Churchill Downs

Sunday, May 29, 2022
From Churchill Downs Media Office Temple City Terror successfully defended her title in the ninth running of the $153,500 Keertana Overnight Stakes with a last-to-first half-length win over Stand Tall on Saturday at Churchill Downs. Temple City Terror stopped the teletimer in 2:31.76 for 1 ½ miles over “firm” turf under…

Pocket Aces Racing Adds Hard Spun Colt

Friday, October 29, 2021
Pocket Aces Racing LLC is very happy to introduce the newest member of our stable, a yearling colt by Hard Spun out of Bagh of Jewelz, by AP Indy. We purchased the colt earlier this week at the Fasig-Tipton October Yearling Sale. Hard Spun is a perennial top sire in…

Pocket Aces Racing Adds 2YO Ohio-Bred Filly

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Since our Ohio based trainer, Susan Anderson, owns the dam of our Ohio bred Stakes winning filly, Windy Lu Who, we like to touch base with her every year about Windy Lu Who’s younger half-siblings. Purchasing 60% of Windy Lu Who from Susan was obviously a great private deal for…

Pocket Aces Racing Adds Filly by Sharp Azteca to the Stable

Saturday, September 25, 2021
What’s better than one Indiana-bred yearling?  Two Indiana-bred yearlings!  Our second is a filly by Sharp Azteca out of Sarah Elizabeth, by Sky Mesa.  She was purchased a Keeneland September on Thursday afternoon for $20,000. “As I have stated before,” said Marc Wampler.  “I tried to approach this sale with…

Pocket Aces Racing Adds Yearling Colt by Sky Mesa

Saturday, September 25, 2021
Pocket Aces Racing LLC is happy to introduce our new colt by Sky Mesa out of Longshot Run, by Discreet Cat.  He was purchased at the Keeneland September Yearling Sale earlier this week for $42,000.  We didn’t set out to purchase an Indiana bred, but this one was too nice…

Pocket Aces Racing Adds Colt by Astern

Saturday, September 25, 2021
Pocket Aces Racing LLC is happy to introduce our new colt by Astern (AUS) out of Sibilant, by Street Sense.  He was purchased at the Keeneland September Yearling Sale earlier this week for $28,000.  In the frenzy of the sale, we think this colt was overlooked, particularly by pinhookers, and…

Pocket Aces Racing Adds Filly by The Factor

Friday, September 24, 2021
Pocket Aces Racing LLC is very excited to have picked up Hip 2362 from the Keeneland September Yearling Sale earlier this week.  The filly is by The Factor out of Just a Little Hope, by Flatter.  She was a $20,000 purchase and we are happy to pass along that value…

Social Engagement – September 16, 2021

Thursday, September 16, 2021
Social Engagement gets a bath after her half-mile work at Churchill Downs on September 16, 2021.   https://vimeo.com/607030350

Windy Lu Who Works – September 16, 2021

Thursday, September 16, 2021
Windy Lu Who (inside) worked a half-mile at Belterra Park on Thursday, September 16, 2021.   https://vimeo.com/607036650

Sophisticated Works at Belterra Park

Thursday, September 9, 2021
Sophisticated (white reins and black shadow roll) works a half at Belterra Park on September 9, 2021.   https://vimeo.com/601474454

Social Engagement Works Easy Five Furlongs

Thursday, September 2, 2021
Social Engagement worked an easy five furlongs at Turfway Park on Thursday, September 2 in 1:01.80.  It was the 4th fastest of 11 on the morning.   https://vimeo.com/596949034

Shakedown Street Breezing at Margaux – August 28, 2021

Saturday, August 28, 2021
Shakedown Street breezes an easy 3/8 at Margaux Farm on August 28, 2021   https://vimeo.com/593747124

Bunker Hill Road Works at Turfway – August 25, 2021

Friday, August 27, 2021
https://vimeo.com/593600823 Bunker Hill Road (middle) works a half at Turfway Park in 49.40.

Homeroom Angel Works at Belterra Park

Thursday, August 26, 2021
Homeroom Angel worked a half in 50.0 and galloped out in 1:03 at Belterra Park on August 26, 2021.  Clockers recorded the five-furlong gallop out.   https://vimeo.com/592959656  

Cowboy Diplomacy Working at Silver Springs – 8/24/21

Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Cowboy Diplomacy (outside) in his first work back following injury.   https://vimeo.com/591808231

Justiceofthepeace – Weekly Update – August 22, 2021

Monday, August 23, 2021
Justiceofthepeace is jogging and galloping daily.  Kevin held off on the work once again this week as the splint is still reacting to pressure.  He is not off or lame and is not missing training.  Kevin just doesn’t want to push him too hard too soon as long as he…

Bunker Hill Road – Weekly Update – August 22, 2021

Monday, August 23, 2021
Bunker Hill Road is training very well at Turfway Park.  He worked three furlongs in 37.20 on Wednesday.  It was the fourth fastest of ten on the morning.  Brendan was pleased with the work and said the colt is doing everything exactly right so far. He’ll start stretching out and…