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  1. Malibu Prayer extends hot hand in Ruffian

    Mike Welsch

    Malibu Prayer added to jockey John Velazquez and trainer Todd Pletcher's hot start to the 2010 Saratoga meeting with her gate-to-wire, 1 3/4-length victory over the odds-on Unrivaled Belle in Sunday's $250,000 Ruffian Stakes.

    Story | Conversation | August 09, 2010
  2. Malibu Prayer extends hot hand in Ruffian

    Mike Welsch

    Malibu Prayer added to jockey John Velazquez and trainer Todd Pletcher's hot start to the 2010 Saratoga meeting with her gate-to-wire, 1 3/4-length victory over the odds-on Unrivaled Belle in Sunday's $250,000 Ruffian Stakes.

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2010
  3. Bernard Baruch Handicap, Saratoga, Justenuffhumor, Alan Garcia, C...

    Mike Welsch

    "He's one of those special horses who when you put them in the starting gate, you're know they'll find a way to get to the wire first."

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2009
  4. Tropical Turf: Soldier's Dancer seeks clean start

    Mike Welsch

    Nobody will blame trainer David Vivian if he closes his eyes or turns away altogether when they spring the starting gate for Saturday's $100,000 Tropical Turf Handicap at Calder.

    Story | Conversation | December 04, 2008
  5. Resilient filly takes on colts

    Mike Welsch

    Since getting off to such a horrific start during the opening five months of the season, Malibu Mint has rebounded to win three of her last six starts, and two of her defeats during that span came by a neck.

    Story | Conversation | October 30, 2006
  6. Great Point injured, out of Florida Derby

    Mike Welsch

    Trainer Nick Zito has taken Great Point off the list of potential starters for the $1 million Florida Derby.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2006
  7. Bailey moves from High Fly to Roman Ruler

    Mike Welsch

    High Fly suffered a condylar fracture of his right leg Saturday and will not start in the $1 million Breeders Cup Sprint.

    Story | Conversation | October 22, 2005
  8. Madcap Escapade's return a hit

    Mike Welsch

    If Madcap Escapade has any weakness, it would be at the starting gate, where she occasionally has had problems in the past.

    Story | Conversation | February 19, 2005
  9. Millennium Dragon tries longer

    Mike Welsch

    Millennium Dragon tries longer

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2004
  10. Krieger gives Coa fifth win on card

    Mike Welsch

    Eibar Coa completed a memorable afternoon when he guided Krieger to a gate-to-wire, one-length decision over Stokosky in the $100,000 Tropical Turf Handicap for his fifth winner and third stakes victory of the day.

    Story | Conversation | December 07, 2002
  11. Heavenly Miss in an upset

    Mike Welsch

    Last Saturday, Eclipse Award winning owner-breeder Michael Sherman went home shaking his head. He had watched his promising 3-year-old Kingmaker stumble and lose jockey Manny Aguilar leaving the starting gate in the $100,000 Unbridled Stakes.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2002
  12. Monarchos on target for Donn

    Mike Welsch

    Kentucky Derby winner Monarchos worked six furlongs from the gate under regular jockey Jorge Chavez on Saturday as he continues to train well for his 4-year-old debut in the Grade 1 Donn Handicap on Feb. 9.

    Story | Conversation | January 05, 2002