Monthly Archives: August 2008

WEEKEND STAKES WINNERS

SO VAIN – $60,000 Jamestown Stakes.

CHASIN TIGER – $60,000 Chesapeake Stakes.

CITI CHERISSE – $35,000 Sissy Woolums Stakes.
(Photos by Jeff Coady/Coady Photography)

BIG WIN FOR BIG BROWN

According to the Thoroughbred Times, Big Brown came out of his victory in the Haskell Invitational Handicap (G1) in good order, trainer Richard Dutrow Jr. said on Monday morning.
The dual classic winner has been shipped back to Dutrow’s base at Aqueduct. He will resume training on Thursday, Dutrow said.


Dutrow would like to watch Big Brown train before he weighs in on plans for the Boundary colt’s next start.

“I think that’s the wise thing to do,” Dutrow said.… Continue reading

WHAT’S IN A NAME…?

Driver and trainer Ray Schnittker gives Deweycheatumnhowe a drink from the Hambletonian Cup after winning the Hambletonian horse race on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2008, at Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, N.J.

(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)