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  1. Zenyatta runs unbeaten streak to 19 races

    Brad Free

    Zenyatta did it again Saturday at Hollywood Park. The undefeated mare scored her 19th consecutive win in the Grade 1 Lady's Secret Stakes, reeling in Switch in deep stretch and winning by a half-length.

    Story | Conversation | October 02, 2010
  2. Tell a Kelly ready to stretch out in Oak Leaf

    Brad Free

    Tell a Kelly remains the top 2-year-old filly in California, but circumstances change Sunday when she races a longer distance against a tougher field than she crushed in the Grade 1 Del Mar Debutante at seven furlongs one month ago.

    Story | Conversation | October 01, 2010
  3. Vale of York captures Breeders' Cup Juvenile for Godolphin, Oak T...

    Brad Free

    Vale of York gave Godolphin Racing and trainer Saeed bin Suroor their first winner of the 2009 Breeders' Cup in a most unlikely manner Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2009
  4. Informed Decision beats Ventura to win the Breeders' Cup Filly an...

    Brad Free

    Informed Decision got the jump on Ventura turning for home and easily had enough to hold that rival off en route to a 1 1/4-length victory in Friday's $1 million Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint at Santa Anita.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2009
  5. horse, horse racing, Breeders' Cup, Oak Tree at Santa Anita, Bree...

    Brad Free

    The Breeders' Cup Juvenile just got a whole lot tougher for unbeaten Lookin at Lucky, who drew post 13 in a 13-horse field that will race 1 1/16 miles.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2009
  6. horse, horse racing, Breeders' Cup, Oak Tree at Santa Anita, Bree...

    Brad Free

    The only contender that might have been compromised by the post draw for the Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint has no worries regarding her starting position.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2009
  7. horse, horse racing, Breeders' Cup, Oak Tree at Santa Anita, Bree...

    Brad Free

    The Todd Pletcher-trained Aikenite stamped his credentials for the Breeders' Cup Juvenile by finishing third in the Grade 1 Hopeful, followed by a runner-up finish in the Grade 1 Breeders' Futurity at Keeneland.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2009
  8. horse, horse racing, Breeders' Cup, Oak Tree at Santa Anita, D' F...

    Brad Free

    While their workouts took place 2,500 miles apart Monday morning on opposite ends of the country, the two favorites for the Breeders' Cup Juvenile elicited similar glowing reviews from their trainers.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2009
  9. Oak Tree Mile, Todd Pletcher, Cowboy Cal, Santa Anita, Breeders' ...

    Brad Free

    The first time Zenyatta ran, in what proved a preview of coming attractions she rallied from last in a 12-horse field and won going away by three lengths.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2009
  10. Oak Leaf Stakes, Oak Tree, Santa Anita, Breeders' Cup Challenge, ...

    Brad Free

    Thirteen fillies in the Grade 1 Oak Leaf Stakes on Sunday at Santa Anita will try to claim leadership of the 2-year-old filly division, a spot vacated Tuesday when Mi Sueno was injured in a Hollywood Park workout.

    Story | Conversation | October 02, 2009
  11. Stakes bonanza starts meet

    Brad Free

    The autumn Oak Tree race meet begins Wednesday at Santa Anita just like many major California meets begin these days - smiling track officials with fingers crossed, hoping the latest generation of synthetic surfaces is up to the challenge.

    Story | Conversation | September 22, 2008
  12. Cal Cup: Lava Man looks to restore his luster

    Brad Free

    The California Cup program needed more horses; Lava Man needed lesser competition. Both get their wish Saturday at Santa Anita.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2007
  13. Frankel: Silent Name iffy for Ancient Title

    Brad Free

    Grade 1 winner Silent Name may not run in Sunday's $300,000 Ancient Title Stakes at Santa Anita, because of concerns about the speed of the racing surface.

    Story | Conversation | October 03, 2007
  14. Oak Tree meet opens Wednesday at Santa Anita

    Brad Free

    The six-week Oak Tree meet at Santa Anita begins Wednesday, and the autumn leaves are not the only signs of change during this short racing season. There are at least two others.

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2007
  15. Oak Tree Mile next for Lava Man

    Brad Free

    Lava Man was the first horse this fall to train over Santa Anita's new Cushion Track racing surface, but his autumn campaign will begin on grass against the best turf miler in California.

    Story | Conversation | September 14, 2007
  16. One dandy derby

    Brad Free

    One dandy derby

    Story | Conversation | October 16, 2004