Road to the Roses – February 17

The Grade 2 Risen Star at Fair Grounds highlights this weekend on the Road to the Roses. With the El Camino Real Derby providing the support, and the Southwest at Oaklawn on Monday. Let’s start with the Risen Star. INSTILLED REGARD looks to be the one to beat off his...

Road to the Roses – February 10

Just one race this weekend with Derby points on the line – the Grade 3 $250k Sam F. Davis at Tampa Bay Downs. CATHOLIC BOY is the morning line choice off of his impressive win in the Grade 2 Remsen at Aqueduct on December 2. That was also his dirt debut following...

Road to the Roses – Feb 3

Two stops on the East Coast on Saturday as we get closer to the first Saturday in May. Let’s start in New York. The Grade 3 Withers goes as the 8th race at Aqueduct, and on paper looks like a showdown between FIRENZE FIRE and AVERY ISLAND. I would give the edge to...