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  1. Lone Star Handicap: Awesome Gem still going strong at age 8

    Mary Rampellini

    Awesome Gem still has got it at 8. He rallied for a one-length win in the Grade 3, $300,000 Lone Star Park Handicap on Monday, then withstood a claim of foul to nail down the fourth graded stakes win of a career that began in 2006.

    Story | Conversation | May 30, 2011
  2. Game On Dude heads Baffer quartet for Million Day

    Mary Rampellini

    Game On Dude, who in March won the Grade 1 Santa Anita Handicap, will lead a contingent of four horses trainer Bob Baffert plans to run Monday on the Million Day card of stakes at Lone Star Park.

    Story | Conversation | May 26, 2011
  3. Redding Colliery pointed toward Grade 1 next

    Mary Rampellini

    Redding Colliery is an emerging player in the nation's handicap ranks, just as his owners, James and Fitriani Hay, are emerging players on the American racing scene.

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2010
  4. Proposal would give Lone Star most dates in Texas

    Mary Rampellini

    Texas racing has been losing ground to tracks in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Oklahoma, all of which have varying forms of gaming to supplement purses.

    Story | Conversation | June 02, 2010
  5. Wasted Tears repeats in Ouija Board Distaff

    Mary Rampellini

    Wasted Tears, who upset champion Forever Together last month at Keeneland, won her sixth straight race Monday when she withstood a bid from the promising Fortunia to defend her title in the Grade 3, $200,000 Oujia Board Distaff at Lone Star Park.

    Story | Conversation | May 29, 2010
  6. Redding Colliery dominates Lone Star Handicap

    Mary Rampellini

    Redding Colliery looks like he might be an up and coming player in the handicap ranks after he put away a nice field of horses by 6 3/4 lengths Monday in the Grade 3, $300,000 .

    Story | Conversation | May 28, 2010
  7. Awesome Gem, El Gato Malo bound for Lone Star

    Mary Rampellini

    Awesome Gem and El Gato Malo are set for a Texas invasion. Trainer Craig Dollase said Friday from Hollywood Park that the horses are being pointed for separate stakes on the Lone Star Million Day card Monday, May 31.

    Story | Conversation | May 21, 2010
  8. Promising filly euthanized after Lone Star accident

    Mary Rampellini

    A pall was cast over Thursday night's trials for the fillies division of the Texas Thoroughbred Association Sales Futurity at Lone Star when Gold Belle, one of the most promising 2-year-olds on the grounds, was euthanized after an accident.

    Story | Conversation | May 21, 2010
  9. Game On Dude joins list of Belmont hopefuls

    Mary Rampellini

    Game On Dude's name can be added to the list of Belmont Stakes starters to emerge in the last week. On Saturday, Game On Dude won the Grade 3, $200,000 Lone Star Derby.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2010
  10. Game On Dude invades to win Lone Star Derby

    Mary Rampellini

    Trainer Bob Baffert continued his stranglehold on the Lone Star Derby on Saturday, when Game on Dude gave him his fourth win in the race since Anet took the inaugural running in 1997.

    Story | Conversation | May 07, 2010
  11. Mythical Power edges Euroears in G3 Texas Mile Stakes

    Mary Rampellini

    The Texas Mile has had several tight finishes through the years and Saturday's running was no exception as Mythical Power edged past Euroears late for a neck win in the Grade 3, $200,000 stakes at Lone Star Park.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2010
  12. Lone Star Park, Board of stewards, Steve Asmussen, Timber Trick, ...

    Mary Rampellini

    The Lone Star Park board of stewards on Thursday suspended trainer Steve Asmussen six months and fined him $1,500 after one of his horses, Timber Trick, tested positive for a lidocaine metabolite in 2008.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2009
  13. Lone Star Park, Lone Star Park Handicap, It's a Bird

    Mary Rampellini

    It's a Bird had won two major stakes earlier this year by widening lengths. But it was his hard-fought victory over Jonesboro in the Grade 3, $400,000 Lone Star Park Handicap on Monday that might have been his best performance ye

    Story | Conversation | May 25, 2009
  14. Lone Star Park, Ouija Board Distaff Handicap, Dallas Turf Cup Han...

    Mary Rampellini

    Wasted Tears shattered the Lone Star Park course record for a mile on turf on Monday, when she was prominent throughout to win the Grade 3, $200,000 Ouija Board Distaff Handicap in a blazing time of 1:32.81.

    Story | Conversation | May 25, 2009
  15. Mythical Power crushes Lone Star Derby

    Mary Rampellini

    Mythical Power was a dominating 7 1/2-length winner of the Grade 3, $400,000 Lone Star Derby on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2009
  16. Rosier gets first Kentucky Derby mount

    Mary Rampellini

    Jockey Chris Rosier rode at Lone Star last weekend and has since been at Churchill Downs, where he will be aboard Summer Bird in Saturday's Kentucky Derby.

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2009