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  1. First Dude wins a tight one in Hollywood Gold Cup

    Steve Andersen

    On Saturday, First Dude won his first Grade 1 stakes, and third consecutive race, in the $500,000 Hollywood Gold Cup, earning a fees-paid berth to the Breeders' Cup Classic at Churchill Downs in November.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2011
  2. Awesome Gem will try to defend Hollywood Gold Cup title

    Steve Andersen

    Saturday's $500,000 Hollywood Gold Cup added a veteran Wednesday when defending champion Awesome Gem joined the field on the day entries were taken.

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2011
  3. After career win, Awesome Gem pointed for Pacific Classic

    Steve Andersen

    Awesome Gem can no longer be taken for granted in major stakes.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2010
  4. Rail Trip sent to Rick Dutrow

    Steve Andersen

    Rail Trip, the leading older male in California in recent months and the runner-up in the Grade 1 Hollywood Gold Cup last Saturday, has been transferred from trainer Ron Ellis in California to Rick Dutrow in New York, owner Mace Siegel said on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | July 14, 2010
  5. Awesome Gem upsets Rail Trip in Hollywood Gold Cup

    Steve Andersen

    So what if Awesome Gem needed 13 starts in Grade 1 races over 40 months to finally win a race at that level in Saturday's $500,000 Hollywood Gold Cup at Hollywood Park?

    Story | Conversation | July 08, 2010
  6. Tap It Light in deep in Gold Cup

    Steve Andersen

    For more than a decade, the acquisition of high-priced claimers helped trainer Mike Mitchell win some of the biggest races of his career.

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2010
  7. Richard's Kid joins Hollywood Gold Cup cast

    Steve Andersen

    Richard's Kid, the winner of the 2009 Pacific Classic, will make his first start since a seventh-place finish in the Dubai World Cup in March in the $500,000 Hollywood Gold Cup on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2010
  8. Hollywood makes major cuts to stakes purses

    Steve Andersen

    Hollywood Park has made severe cuts to its stakes schedule for the upcoming spring-summer meeting from April 21 to July 18, including reducing the purses of five Grade 1 races.

    Story | Conversation | March 09, 2010
  9. Mast Track ends losing streak in Native Diver

    Steve Andersen

    A day after being privately acquired by Frank Stronach, Mast Track ended a nine-race losing streak in Saturday's $100,000 Native Diver Handicap at Hollywood Park.

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2009
  10. Native Diver has Gold Cup look, Lava Man, Hollywood Park, horse r...

    Steve Andersen

    The horses who have won four of the last five runnings of the Hollywood Gold Cup are probable starters in Saturday's $100,000 Native Diver Handicap at Hollywood Park.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2009
  11. Summer Bird appears fine after surgery, Tim Ice, Kalarikkal and V...

    Steve Andersen

    Summer Bird, the nation's leading 3-year-old in 2009, underwent successful surgery to mend a nondisplaced fracture of the cannon bone of his right foreleg on Friday and could return to trainer Tim Ice's winter base in Arkansas by the middle of this week.

    Story | Conversation | December 01, 2009
  12. Rail Trip, Hollywood Park, Hollywood Gold Cup, Tres Borrachos, Ro...

    Steve Andersen

    It's easy to put a label on a horse.

    Story | Conversation | July 11, 2009
  13. Hollywood Gold Cup, Hollywood Park, Autism Awareness, Mast Track,...

    Steve Andersen

    The development of Parading from an allowance-class runner in 2007 and 2008 into a multiple graded stakes winner this year has taken trainer Shug McGaughey and the powerful Phipps Stable in a different direction than usual.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2009
  14. Student Council older but better

    Steve Andersen

    Student Council is a different horse than he was last year when he pulled a 23-1 upset in the Pacific Classic.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2008
  15. Mast Track uncatchable in Gold Cup

    Steve Andersen

    Mast Track was a stranger to jockey Tyler Baze until he climbed aboard the colt for Saturday's $750,000 Hollywood Gold Cup.

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2008
  16. Heatseeker's absence opens up Gold Cup

    Steve Andersen

    The absence of Heatseeker from Saturday's $750,000 Hollywood Gold Cup has turned a race with a heavy favorite into one that has become a more intriguing betting race.

    Story | Conversation | June 27, 2008