Jane’s Stake Spotlight

June 7: ’09 h REAL SOLUTION 1st 1,000,000 Knob Creek Manhattan S G1 1-1/14M T Belmont June 7: ’10 f PRINCESS OF SYLMAR 2nd 1,000,000 Ogden Phipps S G1 1-1/16M Belmont June 7: ’11 f Fat Kat (*Weigelia) 2nd 75K Jostle S 6-1/2 F Parx June 14: ’11 f RAGING SMOKE (* More Smoke) 1st Read more »


Falling Sky, a Grade 3 winner this February at Gulfstream Park, rallied from just off the pace and then held off the charge of late running Mezzano to win the $100,000 Donald Le Vine Memorial Handicap Saturday afternoon at Parx Racing by a half-length. It was the fifth win in thirteen career starts for the Read more »

Princess Of Sylmar nosed out in Ogden Phipps

By Claire Novak, Photo: Coglianese Photos/Lauren King Close Hatches continued her winning streak in the $1 million Ogden Phipps Stakes (gr. I) June 7 at Belmont Park, turning back the closing bid of 9-5 second choice Princess of Sylmar and picking up the pieces as even-money favorite and two-time champion Beholder finished fourth (VIDEO). Princess Read more »

Real Solution Scores in Manhattan

Real Solution prevailed in a four-wide drive to the wire on Saturday at Belmont Park to add a second North American Grade 1 to his resume in taking the $1 million Knob Creek Manhattan by 1 ¼ lengths over Kaigun. Real Solution, who was declared the winner of last year’s Grade 1 Arlington Million via Read more »

Princess of Sylmar Sparks Regional Pride

By Tom LaMarra,   Photo: Coglianese Photos/Susie Raisher   Princess of Sylmar may not have won an Eclipse Award for 2013 despite four consecutive grade I victories, but owner Ed Stanco of King of Prussia Stable was a happy man the evening of May 30 at the Pennsylvania Horse Breeders Association’s Iroquois Awards Dinner. Stanco Read more »