Champions, Millionaires, Grade/Group 1 Winners Set to Race. Exclusive live coverage on HRRN, 11:00 a.m. EST with bonus coverage throughout Saturday Equine Forum show from 8-10 a.m. EST
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, March 5, 2012— More than 20 international Grade/Group 1 winners are likely to compete on the March 10 Dubai Super Saturday card of seven stakes worth a total of $1,775,000 that are the principal preps for the world’s richest day of racing—the $27-million Dubai World Cup (G1) program on March 31.
By Art Parker
(Reprinted with permission from our friends at A Game of Skill)
The best horse players pay attention to trainers, at least to a small degree. Some players look beyond the initial statistics and general information. Some, like me, try to keep up with a great deal of information looking for an edge.
HRRN makes another stop at the Lexus Store of Lexington for today’s show. Listen as Mike Penna & Jude Feld talk Kentucky Derby, Dubai, Santa Anita, OBS Sale and more with special guests: Tony Ottaiano, Ed DeRosa, Michele MacDonald, Barry Eisaman and Mike Willman.
AmWest Entertainment’s Michele MacDonald joined Mike & Jude to talk about Dubai’s Super Saturday and look ahead to Dubai World Cup probables
HRRN returns to Gulfstream Park with today’s show. Listen as Mike Penna, Jude Feld & Sean Clancy discuss Gulfstream’s 5 Graded stakes and preview the G2 Foutain of Youth. Plus, hear interviews with Gulfstream announcer Larry Collmus, traner Buff Bradley (Groupie Doll), and jockey Javier Castellano.
HRRN reporter Sean Clancy talked with trainer Todd Pletcher prior to Sunday’s Fountain of Youth Stakes.
HRRN RETURNS TO GULFSTREAM PARK WITH COVERAGE OF 5 GRADED STAKES THIS WEEKEND
Davona Dale (G2), Sabin (G3), Very One (G3), Mac Diarmida (G2), and Fountain of Youth (G2) showcased on coverage
Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY, announced Wednesday that for the seventh consecutive year, they will begin their yearlong broadcast campaign from Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida. HRRN will be on site to provide exclusive live coverage of five graded stakes this Saturday and Sunday.
On Saturday, HRRN will have coverage of the Davona Dale (G2), Sabin Stakes (G3), and Very One (G3) from 3:30-5:30 EST. The Sabin will feature the return of Eclipse Champion Royal Delta for Hall of Fame trainer Bill Mott, while the Very One is highlighted by Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Turf hero Perfect Shirl.
Sunday’s broadcast will showcase leading Derby prospects in the Grade 2 Fountain of Youth as Breeders’ Cup Juvenile runner up Union Rags squares off with Algorithms, winner of the Gulfstream’s Holy Bull Stakes earlier in the meet. HRRN’s coverage will air from 4:30-5:30 EST.
HRRN’s broadcasts can be heard on Sirius 93 – XM 209, as well as on select HRRN affiliates and on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. A complete HRRN schedule along with a listing of affiliates and streaming information is available on the HRRN site.
In addition to the live race coverage, HRRN will host its popular morning talk show, the Equine Forum, live from Gulfstream Park on Saturday morning. The Equine Forum airs from 8-10 a.m. ET and can be heard on HANK 96.1 FM in Lexington, KY, and is streamed live at www.horseracingradio.net.
Mike Penna will anchor the HRRN coverage along with analyst Jude Feld. Sean Clancy will provide paddock commentary and interviews.
By Eclipse Award-Winning Writer Sean Clancy, St Publishing
Sean Clancy caught up with bloodstock agent Tom McGreevy for an article about Fox Hill Farm’s Havre de Grace (who he picked out) in next month’s Mid-Atlantic Thoroughbred. It was one of those conversations that wound up being 45 minutes long and over 2,000 words. We thought you might enjoy it.
HRRN makes our first stop at the Texas Roadhouse in Lexington for today’s show. Hosts Mike Penna & Jude Feld visit with trainer Graham Motion in hour 1, and Brisnet’s Ed DeRosa and Oaklawn’s Rolly Hoyt join the show in hour 2 to discuss Derby contenders and preview Monday’s G3 Southwest Stakes. Plus, Roy Steele from horsewhispererusa.com gives his selection of the day in our “Helping You Win More” segment.
Graham Motion talks about Animal Kingdom, Toby’s Corner, Lucky Chappy, Howe Great and Eagle Poise on HRRN’s Equine Forum