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  1. State of Play looks to rebound in Battaglia

    Marty McGee

    Graham Motion brought a horse to Turfway Park nearly a year ago to see whether he fit in the Kentucky Derby scheme.

    Story | Conversation | March 02, 2012
  2. Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom to have surgery, finished fo...

    Marty McGee

    Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom is through racing this year after being diagnosed with a slab fracture in his left hock, it was announced Wednesday by Barry Irwin, who heads the Team Valor International partnership that owns the colt.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2011
  3. Animal Kingdom's rally falls short in Preakness

    Marty McGee

    Velazquez said the colt recoiled a bit from the dirt hitting him in the face and chest during the early stages and might have momentarily lost the focus required to stay closer.

    Story | Conversation | May 21, 2011
  4. Animal Kingdom given strong gallop over Tapeta surface

    Marty McGee

    It isn't that Animal Kingdom can't handle crowds and chaos. By winning the 137th Kentucky Derby amid all its sound and fury, the colt surely demonstrated certain degrees of resilience and adaptability.

    Story | Conversation | May 17, 2011
  5. Nehro's work tempts owner to send him to Pimlico

    Marty McGee

    Kentucky Derby runner-up Nehro breezed a half-mile in 50.80 seconds over a sloppy Churchill Downs racetrack early Monday morning, leaving Zayat trying to decide whether to send the colt to the $1 million Preakness.

    Story | Conversation | May 16, 2011
  6. Turfway: Animal Kingdom punches ticket to Kentucky Derby by takin...

    Marty McGee

    Animal Kingdom passed all 10 of his rivals before finally getting the best of a stubborn last one when stamping his Kentucky Derby ticket Saturday by winning the 40th running of the Grade 3, $500,000 Vinery Racing Spiral Stakes.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2011
  7. Positive Response slight favorite in field of 12 for Vinery Spira...

    Marty McGee

    Positive Response was assigned post 2 as the lukewarm morning-line favorite in a full field of 12.

    Story | Conversation | March 23, 2011