Monthly Archives: December 2020

Virginia-Certified Air Token Wins $100,000 Concern Stakes Over Thanksgiving Weekend

Thanksgiving week saw a dozen Virginia-Certified horses reach the winner circle at Mid-Atlantic tracks including a stakes winner at Laurel and a pair of maiden special weight winners at Aqueduct and Charles Town respectively. Of the twelve wins, six were by Maryland-breds, five by West Virginia-breds and one by a New York-bred.

Air Token captured the $100,000 Concern Stakes at Laurel November 28 where he won by a neck over betting favorite Francatelli in a thrilling finish. The Maryland-bred was… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Weekend Results In Four-Pack Of Virginia-Bred Wins

Four Virginia-bred horses reached the winners circle over Thanksgiving weekend including a pair who expanded their six-digit career bankrolls, another who scored her first lifetime win and another who stayed the course in a consistent 2020 campaign. All four won at tracks in the Mid-Atlantic region, which provided their owners a 25% bonus on top of the purse monies won courtesy of the VTA’s incentive program.

Divine Interventio’s November 27 win at Laurel pushed his bankroll to $371,884. Photo by… Continue reading